“Private well-being, our sense of security and love, appear to be linked to [getting fast results],” she says. “Slowing down is an uncommon—maybe revolutionary—idea.” The issue is that many people confuse busyness with effectiveness. We additionally mistakenly suppose that slowing down typically means really being sluggish. “We worry grinding to a halt and suppose as a substitute we have to ...

When the now-infamous container ship, Ever Given, acquired wedged throughout the Suez Canal final 12 months, it prompted an unprecedented world visitors jam that reverberated throughout provide chains for months. That’s as a result of day by day, a whopping 55,000 merchant ships crisscross the oceans. Nearly all of these ships run on fossil fuels; now, French firm Airseas is ...

Years in the past I requested Vincent Stanley, Patagonia’s director of philosophy and co-author of The Accountable Firm, what probably the most vital piece of recommendation he gave startups and entrepreneurs who got here in search of Patagonia’s secret sauce. His reply boiled right down to this: The sooner you’ll be able to construct your values—whether or not round sustainability, ...

When Chad Anglin opened Pigment in San Diego along with his spouse, Amy Paul, in 2007, they envisioned making a gallery house for native artists. Because the pair added furnishings, residence items, and items, prospects started to flock to their fastidiously curated cabinets and macramé aesthetic. Over time, the couple expanded right into a 3,000-square-foot storefront, after which opened two ...

If somebody requested you to think about your life in 10 days, what would you see? And what about 10 years from now—can you image it simply as clearly? Imagining the future will be laborious as a result of our brains aren’t wired to suppose that far forward. Speculations, conjectures, and uncertainties make the future a nebulous place. And if ...

Within the picture, Beyoncé seems beatific, with a closed-lip Mona Lisa smile. But it surely’s straightforward sufficient to provide her a toothy grin. Simply dial up her “Happiness” to the utmost stage utilizing Adobe Photoshop’s Good Portrait tool, and her face will get a Cheshire cat-like smile, white tooth showing out of skinny air. Good Portrait, launched in beta final ...

Within the division of discovering your function, there’s a new entrant with theJuggl. The lacking “e” is smart right here because the Juggl is concentrated on a facet that’s lacking, but important. The non-public, curated marketplace simply launching out of beta goals to help women as they navigate private and professional progress with an emphasis on the form of self-care ...

The variety of electric automobiles in the U.S. greater than tripled between 2016 and 2020—from 300,000 to 1.1 million—and by 2030, there could also be greater than 18 million EVs on the highway. It’s a problem for electric utilities due to the new demand as every car plugs in to cost. It’s additionally a chance, since tens of millions of ...

Since August, tens of hundreds of Afghan refugees have arrived in America, and final week, Ulukaya—arguably the enterprise world’s most outspoken refugee advocate—launched a brand-new initiative, the Tent Coalition for Afghan Refugees, to assist resettle them, simply as their arrival is turning into extra politically fraught. “When the Afghan state of affairs arrived, we stated, ‘That is lovely that these ...

Within the Netherlands, the place there are more bikes than people, metropolis prepare stations have greater than half 1,000,000 bicycle parking spots (together with, in Utrecht, the world’s largest single garage with room for 12,000 bikes). But it surely’s nonetheless usually arduous for cyclists to seek out parking, and the nation is in the method of constructing room for an ...