The Expanding World of Amazon

Introduced in the United States in 2005, the Amazon Prime program extended unlimited free two-day shipping to customers who paid a yearly fee. Since that time, Amazon has expanded the program to include grocery delivery, video streaming, and other perks while simultaneously spreading Prime services to additional demographics and countries. Since 2005, Amazon Prime has [...]

By | 2018-02-01T01:30:47+00:00 February 2nd, 2018|Business, Ecommerce, Features, Leadership|0 Comments

Google Loonacy: How Tech Companies Are Restoring A Ravaged Puerto Rico

On September 20th, Puerto Rico was devastated by Hurricane Maria a mere two weeks after a brush with another hurricane, Irma. Recovery efforts in the ravaged U.S. territory have been lackluster, and many are still without power, water, or communication. Surprisingly, some of the most innovative and enthusiastic support has come from non-traditional sources -- [...]

By | 2017-12-04T22:10:47+00:00 November 20th, 2017|Business, Drones, Leadership, Sustainability, Technology|0 Comments

Interview: Jan Spencer and the Importance of Permaculture

Living sustainably means organizing our lives in a way that will allow future generations to be happy and healthy. Permaculture is a method and a way of thinking that addresses designing things with sustainable ideas in mind. It provides a reliable method for organizing that design, and is evolving and expanding every day. Jan Spencer [...]

By | 2017-09-13T07:12:50+00:00 September 13th, 2017|Features, Leadership, Sustainability|0 Comments

A Clash of Titans: A Look At Walmart’s Strategy For Taking On Amazon

As Walmart attempts to stay relevant in a rapidly changing commercial climate, it’s been acquiring smaller businesses in an effort to diversify and add talent to their executive roster. With arch-rival Amazon looming and employing a similar strategy, Walmart has been buying out corporations at a rapid pace since the middle of last year. Walmart [...]

By | 2017-07-31T07:00:46+00:00 July 31st, 2017|Business, Ecommerce, Features, Leadership|1 Comment

Sustainable Cooperation: How Caring For Our Planet Helps Us Care for Each Other

We live on a planet that supports over seven billion people. There are cities and settlements on every continent, in every climate, barring only the harshest, most inhospitable environments. Although we have so much space and have thrived thus far, we consume so much that the waste we create is threatening the well-being of our [...]

By | 2017-12-04T22:35:23+00:00 April 19th, 2017|Business, Leadership, Sustainability|0 Comments