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Emirates' New Athens Flights: A Sharp Poke in the Eye

Rob Britton | Posted 01.26.2017 | Business
Rob Britton

Emirates' recent announcement that they would begin nonstop flights from Newark to Athens on March 12 struck many Washington aviation experts as remar...

Here's A Strategy For This Year: Be Afraid

Gene Marks | Posted 01.26.2017 | Business
Gene Marks

Monday, January 2nd was a holiday for most people. And hey, why not? The Federal government was closed. So were schools. It was the day after New Year...

Emirates Finally Hits Turbulence

Rob Britton | Posted 01.24.2017 | Business
Rob Britton

Deep in a lengthy Bloomberg Businessweek article on Emirates Airline was a quote that spoke volumes about the airline's strategy and confirmed the cas...

Can "Charter Armies" Make The Military Successful?

Jack Jennings | Posted 01.17.2017 | Education
Jack Jennings

The United States has not scored victories in the wars in Iraq and Afghanistan. Could the missing element in those fights be the lack of competition w...

How To View 'Competition' And Overcome Imposter Syndrome

John Rampton | Posted 12.28.2016 | Business
John Rampton

Starting a new project can seem daunting. Challenging yourself to accomplish or pursue something new is exciting but also extremely nerve-racking. Dou...

Seven Ways to Cultivate Joy and Empathy in Math Class

Greater Good Science Center | Posted 12.22.2016 | Education
Greater Good Science Center

By Jill Halpern When we think about lessons in joy and empathy, math class might not immediately spring to mind. But perhaps it should. Science, t...

Artificial Intelligence - Why Compete in the IBM Watson AI XPRIZE

Craig Zamary | Posted 11.15.2016 | Business
Craig Zamary

Artificial Intelligence will change the way we shape our world. Here's Why you should compete in the IBM Watson AI XPRIZE. PRIZE COMPETITION OVERVIEW...

A Whiff Of Cat Fur

Dan Cable | Posted 11.15.2016 | Business
Dan Cable

When lab technicians put two young rats together, they start to play, pouncing and wrestling each other. The rats, not the lab technicians. According...

What to Expect from the New Trump FCC - A More Polluted Digital Swamp.

Bruce Kushnick | Posted 11.14.2016 | Business
Bruce Kushnick

Simply put, this the plan. Net Neutrality - is dead. Regulations and consumer protections - dead. Title II? - Erased. Zero Rating - dead. Mergers -...

The Hartman Memorandum: FCC Rules Created Massive Cross Subsidies for Business Data Services.

Bruce Kushnick | Posted 11.04.2016 | Business
Bruce Kushnick

NOTE: The Hartman Memorandum and History are written by telecommunications experts for regulators and specifically submitted to the FCC to start to st...

Winning? It's Just 1 Thing

Ken Reed | Posted 10.25.2016 | Sports
Ken Reed

I believe the healthiest - physically, mentally, emotionally and spiritually - way to view sport is this: Winning isn't everything, it's just one thing.

Subsidized Gulf Airlines Continue To Dump Seats In The U.S.

Rob Britton | Posted 10.24.2016 | Business
Rob Britton

Earlier this month, two of the three massively subsidized, state-owned Gulf airlines announced additional flights to and from the United States.

Leading in the Age of Disruption: Who is Trying to Eat Your Lunch?

Debbie Messemer | Posted 10.23.2016 | Business
Debbie Messemer

Photo: KPMG Nearly two-thirds of the U.S. CEOs say that the next three years will be more critical for their industries than the past 50. They see di...

CMI Management Book Of The Year 2017 Shortlist Announced

Gordon Tredgold | Posted 10.21.2016 | Home
Gordon Tredgold

This year's best management books explore the importance of management trust and ethics through a lens of leadership, technology and change Trust and...

When Is It Okay To Compare Yourself To Others?

Sadhguru | Posted 10.21.2016 | GPS for the Soul

Throughout our life, in school, in the office, everywhere, we are constantly being compared with others around us. Why are such comparisons being made? Why are we not appreciated for who we are?

What Does It Feel Like to Play a Chess Grandmaster?

Quora | Posted 10.12.2016 | Entertainment

What does it feel like to play grandmaster level chess? originally appeared on Quora - the knowledge sharing network where compelling questions are an...

How Rising To The Challenge Of National Bridge Championships Has Transformed Me

Vinita Gupta | Posted 10.04.2016 | HuffPost Home
Vinita Gupta

I started playing tournament bridge the year I was turning 60. I had spent my life as a nerdy engineer and entrepreneur in Silicon Valley. After bein...

Big Mack is Gonna Represent

Dean Sioukas | Posted 09.30.2016 | Business
Dean Sioukas

My seven year old, Mack, is running for school representative of his class. I explained to him that I am proud of him for simply trying. Win or lose, Mommy and Daddy appreciate him going after it. (We teach failure in all things we do because it means you have risked putting yourself out there and tried. The alternative of never trying is the true definition of failure).

Fair Competition And A Level Playing Field

Margrethe Vestager | Posted 09.13.2016 | World
Margrethe Vestager

Apple now has to pay the unpaid tax since 2003, which amounts to up to €13 billion, plus interest. This does not penalise the company in question with a retroactive fine but simply restores equal treatment with other companies and so a level playing field for competition.

The U.S. Government Breaks Its Own Flight Rules. Again.

Rob Britton | Posted 09.02.2016 | Business
Rob Britton

For the second time in less than a year, the U.S. government has hired Emirates, a massively subsidized, state-owned airline, to fly federal employees, this time between New York and Milan, Italy.

The Competition Problem Is Real: A Response To FiveThirtyEight, Part 1

Rob Richie | Posted 08.29.2016 | Politics
Rob Richie

Despite the drama of the 2016 campaign and Donald Trump's allegedly volatile impact, the battleground is emphatically not everywhere - and the states that matter are overwhelmingly familiar and predictable.

What The #PhelpsFace Was Really About (And Why No One Wants To Admit It)

Gene Marks | Posted 08.18.2016 | Business
Gene Marks

Michael Phelps has not only been crushing it in Rio, but he's also been destroying the internet. That's because of a viral photo of him taken right before a race he was about to swim.

Competition At Its Finest: With A Side Of Propriety And Decorum

Kay Wyma | Posted 08.17.2016 | Parents
Kay Wyma

As the school year gets off to a start -- I thought I'd share something that brought great joy (and a few tears, cue the tissues!) in our home over th...

The Olympics Is Not The Place For Politics Or Hatred

Steve Siebold | Posted 08.16.2016 | Sports
Steve Siebold

The one place that should be sacred and free of politics, religious debates, discrimination, hatred or anything else negative is the Olympics. While the world's greatest athletes are competing in Rio, the focus should be on being the best you can be and making your country proud.

The Mental Tricks Laurie Hernandez Uses to Summon Crazy Confidence | Posted 08.15.2016 | Healthy Living

By Amanda MacMillan Team USA gymnast Laurie Hernandez is blowing us away in Rio: Her talent is obviously out of this world, but what's just as impres...