15 Quotes to Spark Creativity in 2015

(Image: Khalid Albaih on Flickr.com) Gijs van Wulfen Influencer Speaker innovation. Founder FORTH innovation method Follow 15 Quotes to Spark Creativity in 2015 Dec 29, 2014 A lot of change- and innovation projects start in January. Trying to do things differently or to do different things within an organization is hard. Being an innovator is not ...

Admit Failure Early!

I found this great article and I can tell how much it is really true and right on the spot from my personal experience: James Ient CFO at Tradition   I’m sure everyone has heard from their parents, religious teachings, seminars, books, whatever it is – that failure is just a stepping stone towards success. ...

Newsweek Ranks Ecolab Among World’s Greenest Companies

Here is one of the many reasons why I am proud of this great company: Ranked 6th on Global 500 list; 4th on U.S. 500 list Ecolab’s commitment to sustainable business practices was again recognized by Newsweek and Corporate Knights, who ranked it as one of the World’s Greenest Companies. Newsweek evaluated more than 800 of the ...

Computer Engineering major ranks No.6 for salary potential

PayScale, which analyzes salary data, ranked 129 college majors based on earning potential. Engineering, math, science and technology fields dominated the highest rankings in the College Salary Report, which provides the median starting pay and median mid-career pay for the alumni of more than 1,000 schools. Engineers, in particular, nabbed seven of the top 10 spots. ...

7 Lessons Every Young Entrepreneur Can Learn From ‘Shark Tank’

BY JONAH LUPTON | FROM YOUNG ENTREPRENEUR| When ABC’s Shark Tank debuted three years ago, I was instantly hooked. But, of course, I wasn’t the only one. It quickly became a favorite among millions across the country and helped garner attention for entrepreneurs and business owners who are tasked with finding the funding to make their dreams a reality every day. ...

My research project made it to the news “WDIO-TV”: New Warning System May Make Rural Intersections Safer (Video)

WDIO-TV By: Laurie Stribling lstribling@wdio.com A team in Duluth is testing a new warning system that could make some rural intersections safer. It’s a wireless, solar powered system that will alert cars if there are other vehicles approaching the intersection. It’s the first of its kind in Saint Louis County. The test system is at ...

CTS Article About My Research Project: Warning system aims to alert drivers to potential crashes

By Center for Transportation Studies – University of Minnesota – Between 2009 and 2011, 55 percent of Minnesota’s fatal intersection crashes occurred at rural two-way-stop intersections. Right-angle crashes, often a result of drivers’ inability to recognize a safe gap in traffic, account for most of these. When a curve or hill creates a limited sight distance at ...

The Number One Job Skill in 2020 !

By George Anders Contributing Writer at Forbes magazine – What’s the crucial career strength that employers everywhere are seeking — even though hardly anyone is talking about it? A great way to find out is by studying this list of fast-growing occupations, as compiled by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics. Sports coaches and fitness trainers. Massage therapists, ...

EX-GOOGLER: Follow These 14 Tips At Your New Job

By: Megan Rose Dickey, provided by –  – Taking a new job can be exciting, but also a bit nerve-wracking. You want to do well, stand out, but also be a team player. Back in 1995, Times Mirror Company President Al Casey shared some thoughts on what to do and what not to do after you take a new job. Ex-Googler and ...

9 Qualities Of Truly Confident People

By Dharmesh Shah – Founder and CTO at HubSpot First things first: Confidence is not bravado, or swagger, or an overt pretense of bravery. Confidence is not some bold or brash air of self-belief directed at others. Confidence is quiet: It’s a natural expression of ability, expertise, and self-regard. I’m fortunate to know a number of truly confident people. ...