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Nike's Lisa MacCallum Tackles The Physical Inactivity Crisis

The Huffington Post | Posted 01.24.2014 | Healthy Living

Lisa MacCallum, Vice President and General Manager of Access to Sport, a non-profit division of Nike dedicated to promoting youth sports, talked with ...

The Seven Deadly Sins of Startup Storytelling

Andy Smith | Posted 03.15.2014 | Business
Andy Smith

Make stories part of your culture -- and more than that, the integrity of your culture. All-hands meetings can be pivotal here. Stories are often the best way to relate how a company is doing, what people are doing well, and what they could be doing better.

A New Year Career Cleanse

Caroline Dowd-Higgins | Posted 03.04.2014 | Women
Caroline Dowd-Higgins

Instead of setting unattainable goals that you will most likely abandon by Valentine's Day, consider your professional future and what you really want out of your career this year.

The Five Most Influential Sports Endorsements on the Web (1 of 2)

Mark Fidelman | Posted 02.25.2014 | Business
Mark Fidelman

'Hey kid, catch!' If you grew up in the 80s, or you're any avid sports fan who knows what it's like to idolize a player, you'll recall how magically those three words resonated with that nine-year-old boy face-to-face with 'Mean' Joe Green.

Kanye West Is Finally Getting What He Deserves

Azeem Khan | Posted 02.19.2014 | Entertainment
Azeem Khan

Kanye West is a larger-than-life figure, a self-proclaimed god, and according to him, the biggest rockstar on the planet. Whether or not you agree w...

Top 10 Sustainable Business Stories of 2013

Andrew Winston | Posted 02.22.2014 | Green
Andrew Winston

This year, like recent years, saw some continuation of big trends: with a few exceptions, the international policy community keeps failing to come to a meaningful agreement on climate change.

Kanye Slams Nike During Latest Rant

AP | CHRIS TALBOTT | Posted 11.28.2013 | Entertainment

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Kanye West continued to vent at former partner Nike, taking to the mic during a concert again this week to complain about hi...

Early Positive Experiences = Athletes for Life

Elliott J. Hill | Posted 01.25.2014 | Impact
Elliott J. Hill

Sure I played football, baseball and basketball from an early age -- 7 or 8 -- like most kids where I lived. It taught me a lot about sport, commitment and that internal drive. But those lessons paled in comparison to what I got from those countless hours spent playing at Dottie Jordan, and the intangible gifts from Mr. Armistead, even if we didn't realize how much he was investing in our lives at the time.

'Cultivating a Holistic, Integrative Approach': MIT Sloan School Reflects on new Enterprise Management Track

Sharmila Chatterjee | Posted 01.23.2014 | Business
Sharmila Chatterjee

A few years ago, we here at MIT Sloan School of Management looked in to launching an MBA track to complement the existing tracks in Finance and Entrepreneurship.

Getting Over The Sustainability Innovation Hump

Marc Stoiber | Posted 01.23.2014 | Business
Marc Stoiber

I just read an interesting Deloitte study linking sustainability and innovation inside corporations. According to the study, companies engaged in sust...

China 2014: Too Little, Too Late for Newbies

Tom Doctoroff | Posted 01.23.2014 | Business
Tom Doctoroff

2014 will be the year leaders of consumer goods producers realize that it may be too late to enter China. If you haven't established significant scale already, you probably never will. The PRC will not be an option for turbo-charging future growth plans for current non-players.

What Republicans Can Learn From Nike

Bill Shireman | Posted 01.23.2014 | Politics
Bill Shireman

American politics is in the beginning stages of an historic realignment that will transform both major parties. The Republican Party can reinvigorate its brand by following the example of Nike.

WHOOPS: City Accidentally Directs Noise Complaints To Phone Sex Line Hotline

The Huffington Post | Lydia O'Connor | Posted 10.23.2013 | Weird News

In what may be the most awkward wrong number mishap ever, San Franciscans annoyed by the early morning noise from the Nike Women’s Marathon this wee...

The Big Yearning Question

Marc Stoiber | Posted 12.21.2013 | Business
Marc Stoiber

Are these common interests bigger than simply shared hobbies or experiences? Do these two people agree on fundamental ideas about life and their place in the universe?

This Is NIKE's New NYC Logo, and It's Genius

VisualNews.com | Posted 12.17.2013 | New York
VisualNews.com

Who knew you could make "N-Y-C" from the same iconic puzzle pieces that made the "NIKE" font logo?

Want To Change The World? Give Girls A Chance

John Kluge | Posted 01.23.2014 | Impact
John Kluge

As we mark the second International Day of the Girl on October 11, I'm calling for a similar recognition of the power and potential of girls, enlisting them in our mission to bring safe, sustainable sanitation to the billions who live without it.

Fighting for Public Education at the University of Oregon

Joseph Lowndes | Posted 11.16.2013 | College
Joseph Lowndes

The intransigence of administrators over these issues reflects the broader corporatization of American higher education, where research is increasingly a commodity to be bought and sold, education a product to be made as cheaply as possible, and professors are laborers stripped of rights and job security.

How the Nike+ FuelBand Became the A-list's Chicest Accessory

Vogue | Posted 11.12.2013 | Style
Vogue

Chloe Malle, Vogue It's 11:49 p.m., and I need to leave the Plaza Hotel's gilt-laden Grand Ballroom. I'm wearing glass slippers, of the Valentino c...

Why Investment Dollars Are Pouring Into Sports

Kai Sato | Posted 11.11.2013 | Business
Kai Sato

With the NFL season now underway, the nation's highest revenue generating sport has resumed center stage.

5 Skills I'm Scared My Sons Won't Have

Erin Mantz | Posted 10.23.2013 | Parents
Erin Mantz

I should appreciate these moments, out shopping with my sons, giving my opinion about the pros and cons of high-tops and color choices. But, wait. Halfway in, they're pulling out their phones, snapping pictures of their three-pair final line-up, asking their "friends" and "followers "Which ones should I get?" on Instagram.

Inspiration vs. Manipulation

Merry Carole Powers | Posted 10.19.2013 | Business
Merry Carole Powers

When you stand for something, you inspire. You take a stand for something, usually bigger than yourself, and people relate. It motivates rather than manipulates.

Nike Pulls Tattoo Leggings After Offending Pacific Community

Posted 08.16.2013 | Style

A pair of patterned leggings are causing trouble over at Nike. The tattoo-like print on the brand's Pro Tattoo Tech Tights has sparked ire in Australi...

LOOK: Nike Honors LeBron With Sculpture

Posted 08.14.2013 | Sports

It looks like Nike did something special for LeBron James when he made a trip to the brand's headquarters in Beaverton, Ore. earlier this week. Th...

WATCH: Kobe Stars In New Nike Ad

Posted 08.12.2013 | Sports

Kobe Bryant might have a future as a basketball coach. ...

The Era of Corporate Silence on Climate Policy Is Ending

Andrew Winston | Posted 10.09.2013 | Green
Andrew Winston

Shouldn't companies get involved now instead of waiting to see what governments come up with on their own?