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Libor Rate To Finally Get Overhaul

The Huffington Post | Jillian Berman | Posted 09.28.2012 | Business

Mark Gongloff is off the newsletter this morning, so today's 7.5 Things are brought to you by Jillian Berman. Thing One: It's About Time: British o...

Brandstrong: Why Smart Marketers Aren't Afraid to Wear Yellow

Sarah O'Leary | Posted 11.25.2012 | Business
Sarah O'Leary

No one wants to form a partnership with a celebrity who ends up in a line up or caught up in a host of other brand damning by association situations. So why is Lance Armstrong and Livestrong still a smart move for a plethora of potential partners?

Are Ads More Valuable When They're Handbags?

Marc Stoiber | Posted 10.21.2012 | Business
Marc Stoiber

Thanks to an explosion of creative tools like Final Cut and GarageBand, and public forums like Pinterest and Instagram, we're defining ourselves increasingly by our own output. Sadly, even the best tools do not an artist make.

Nike's Notion of Greatness, and the Road Not Taken

David Katz, M.D. | Posted 10.14.2012 | Healthy Living
David Katz, M.D.

Weight does not measure human worth. It is not an indicator of character. Bathroom scales are not designed to weigh merit. The boy in the Nike ad may well be full to the brim with greatness -- but none of it has anything to do with running.

PHOTO: Is Nike's 'Gold Digging' T-Shirt Offensive?

Posted 08.14.2012 | Style

When Adidas had their "shackle" sneaker scandal this summer, we figured that the sportswear industry might tread with caution when putting out riskier...

Pop Travel: Where Advertisers Find Their Animal Stars

Posted 08.06.2012 | Travel

Most Americans spend more time on the couch than the road, which means that when we see wildlife it is often trying to sell us soft drinks. There is n...

So Just How Does Crowdfunding Really Work?

Geri Stengel | Posted 10.06.2012 | Impact
Geri Stengel

A lot of good is being done around the world and lots of people want to support those good works. But it's hard to expose grassroots organizations to ...

Are You an Olympic Hero?

Rabbi Daniel Cohen | Posted 10.02.2012 | Healthy Living
Rabbi Daniel Cohen

Millions in the world are watching the Olympics. We are rooting for our home teams and rejoice in the heroics of the athletes. How about you? Do we embody Olympic values in our lives?

Doing Business in China: How to Win

Tom Doctoroff | Posted 09.29.2012 | Business
Tom Doctoroff

The Chinese consumer is becoming modern and international, but not Western. In my book, What Chinese Want, I outline a few "golden rules" successful ...

With Nike's "Ambush Marketing," Olympic Committee Proves It Lost the Spirit of the Games

Ryan Holiday | Posted 09.26.2012 | Media
Ryan Holiday

Marketing has taken over the Olympic Games, and London's draconian control of media messaging seems to have actually made things worse.

Creative Spaces: 10 Brands With Street Cred

Rana Florida | Posted 09.23.2012 | Business
Rana Florida

How can big corporate brands earn street cred or a cool factor to get the early adopters on board? Here are 10 key tips.

Erin Mershon

Senate Hears Testimony From Transgender Person For First Time

HuffingtonPost.com | Erin Mershon | Posted 06.18.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- For the first time in American history, an openly transgender person testified before a Senate committee on Tuesday. Kylar Broadus, f...

Facebook: I've Been Hacked

Donna Estes Antebi | Posted 07.31.2012 | Technology
Donna Estes Antebi

Facebook hacking is out of control. If user privacy and security is not strengthened, then Facebook should issue a bold warning on every page -- just like the cigarette companies do. "Warning! Facebook is not a secure site.

PHOTOS: New Nike Air Yeezy II Sneakers Were Tailored To Kanye's Feet

Posted 05.30.2012 | Style

Because God forbid a week goes by without Kanye making headlines, we are delighted to bring you the rapper's newest project: the Nike Air Yeezy II. ...

Corporate Tax Rate and a Busy Lame Duck Session

Ted Kaufman | Posted 07.07.2012 | Politics
Ted Kaufman

Since Japan lowered its rate last April, our corporate tax rate has been the highest in the world. There is no disagreement in Washington, believe it or not, that a 35% rate is too high. What complicates things is that very few if any corporations actually pay that rate.

Nike Exec Accused Of Bribery

The Huffington Post | Ron Dicker | Posted 04.25.2012 | Business

Just as Walmart faces accusations of bribery in Mexico, another mega-corporation is fielding its own corruption charges on foreign soil. Li Tong, ...

Fashion Brands Bet Shoppers Want To Partner For A Cause

Theresa Bradley | Posted 06.17.2012 | Home
Theresa Bradley

Shoppers at a growing group of clothing companies can now not only buy recycled items or see a portion of sales go to nonprofits, but partner with brands that give them a more active role in giving back.

Ad Review: Nike's 'I Would Run to You'

Josh Okungbaiye | Posted 06.16.2012 | Media
Josh Okungbaiye

Looking closely at the advert, I momentarily thought that I was watching a mini romantic comedy (I will not be surprised if there is a sequel).

PHOTOS: The Best Casual Kicks

Huffington Post | Julee Wilson | Posted 04.10.2012 | Black Voices

Move over flip flops! Trade in your work week pumps for a snazzy pair of sneakers over the weekend. The bold colors, eye-catching prints and fancy...

How to Build a Brand That Gets Both Music & Style

Joah Spearman | Posted 06.05.2012 | Style
Joah Spearman

Don't hop around to whatever band or musician is on the top of the Billboard chart just because that is where the conversation seems to be going. Focus on treating your brand like a person, a person who genuinely loves music and discovers new music the way a true fan does.

Is The Era Of Cheap Chinese Labor Coming To An End?

Reuters | Posted 06.03.2012 | Business

* Apple, Foxconn deal adds to view low cost era is over * Deal coincides with rising wages, tighter labour force * Worke...

LOOK: New Jerseys For The Lions

Posted 04.03.2012 | Detroit

Don't worry, the Lions won't look too different when they break out their new Nike uniforms. While all the NFL teams are getting jerseys from Nike...

PHOTOS: Giants, Jets, Bills Get Fancy New Uniforms

Posted 04.03.2012 | New York

Nike, who is replacing Reebok as the official outfitter of all 32 NFL football teams this season, released some epic images of the new uniforms Tuesda...

PHOTOS: New Dolphins Unis

Posted 06.03.2012 | Miami

The 2012 Dolphins are going to be a whole new look after trading Brandon Marshall and letting potato-noggined QB Chad Henne ride off into the sunset. ...

After Making Oregon Glow In Dark, Nike Tackles NFL

AP | ANNE M. PETERSON | Posted 04.03.2012 | Sports

PORTLAND, Ore. -- Back in 1998, Oregon and Nike teamed together to tinker with the Ducks' traditional but tired uniforms. Out went emerald green and l...