Business & Industry

Manufacturing Transformations in 2014

Friday, January 10, 2014

 IndustryWeek asked CEOs from a variety of fields for their take on what next year will bring for manufacturers. Rebirth of Auto Industry Will Contine to Drive 2014 Results The recent trend of U.S. manufacturing growth will continue and most […]

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Why Saudi Arabia Is the Next South Africa

Monday, October 7, 2013

As German Chancellor Angela Merkel basks in the glow of reelection and Hillary Clinton ponders another run for the presidency in 2016, it’s worth remembering how far much of the rest of the world is from gender equity. Last week, […]

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Republicans Are No Longer the Party of Business

Thursday, October 3, 2013

T.J. Gentle, chief executive officer of Smart Furniture, an online custom furniture maker in Chattanooga, employs 250 people, has seen sales grow 25 percent this year, and was planning another round of hiring—until Republican hard-liners forced the federal government to close on […]

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Australia Researchers Unveil ‘Attention-powered’ Car

Thursday, September 26, 2013

SYDNEY, September 25, 2013 (AFP) – Australian road safety researchers on Wednesday unveiled a pioneering “attention-powered car” which uses a headset to monitor brain activity and slow acceleration during periods of distraction. The car, commissioned by the Royal Automobile Club […]

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