RedThreadThinking - Innovation & more Richard Gorman Explains Globalization’s Impact on Business The impact of globalization on the business world is incalculable, and much of this impact can be directly linked to the advent of the Internet, said Richard Gorman, a successful Internet entrepreneur. The World Wide Web has made it easier and easier for companies to make smooth transitions into global markets. For business leaders that know how to harness its power, globalization can mean the difference between stasis and dynamic international success. “The advent of the Internet has made the world flat,” Richard Gorman said. Harnessing Globalization While the Internet makes it easy for businesses to expand their reach internationally, it does not necessarily deliver new, global customers directly to a business’ front door. “Try a small experiment this year,” Pofeldt wrote. Pofeldt pointed out that globalization is something of a four-letter word in some circles – the shrinking and increasingly connected world has led to the loss of American jobs. Using Globalization Advantageously
Ask About Tech — Easy and Simple Instructions for Tech Newbies Exopolitics Institute News Service - Exopolitics Institute News Service | Exopolitics Institute News Service | Exopolitics Institute News Service Jacqueline Kennedy on Martin Luther King Jr. Speaking in the months after her husband's assassination, Jacqueline Kennedy was so upset with the Rev. Martin Luther King Jr. that she told a friend and interviewer that she could barely look at images of him. "I just can't see a picture of Martin Luther King without thinking, you know, that man's terrible," Mrs. Kennedy said, as part of an oral history series of interviews released this month. The widowed first lady soured on King as a result of secret wiretaps arranged by FBI director J. But as for what was actually said by King and his circle, history remains uncertain. Rep. "He did everything possible to make Dr. "He was so moved by the speech that President Kennedy had delivered on June 12th, 1963, when he said the question of civil rights was a moral issue," Lewis said. Mrs. Mrs. Watch the two-hour Diane Sawyer Special "Jacqueline Kennedy: In Her Own Words" Tuesday 13 at 9:00 p.m. "He told me of a tape that the FBI had of Martin Luther King when he was here for the freedom march.
Interesting, Weird, and Fun Facts - OMG Facts The Mammoth Cometh Photo The first time Ben Novak saw a passenger pigeon, he fell to his knees and remained in that position, speechless, for 20 minutes. He was 16. Continue reading the main story In the decade since, Novak has visited 339 passenger pigeons — at the Burke Museum in Seattle, the Carnegie Museum of Natural History in Pittsburgh, the American Museum of Natural History in New York and Harvard’s Ornithology Department, which has 145 specimens, including eight pigeon corpses preserved in jars of ethanol, 31 eggs and a partly albino pigeon. The fact that we can pinpoint the death of the last known passenger pigeon is one of many peculiarities that distinguish the species. The species’ incredible abundance was an enticement to mass slaughter. Stewart Brand, who was born in Rockford, Ill., in 1938, has never forgotten the mournful way his mother spoke about passenger pigeons when he was a child. Continue reading the main story Brand became obsessed with the idea. Dear Ed and George . . .
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