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The Best Hair Products for Men, Made Simple | Posted 06.16.2014 | Style

Just like the shoes and clothes you wear, the way you style your hair says a lot about your sense of fashion and personality. But before you decide on your next hair-spiration, read on to find out what these hair products can do for you.

New Testing Shows Toxic Chemicals in Walgreens' Products, Customers Respond

Lindsay Dahl | Posted 05.20.2014 | Impact
Lindsay Dahl

For many of us, our frustration around toxic chemicals is amplified when we go shopping. It's along those aisles that we turn over the products, in the slim chance that the labels will tell us something about the product's safety, only to be disappointed.

And The Best-Selling Product Of All Time Is...

24/7 Wall St. | Vince Calio, Thomas C. Frohlich and Alexander E.M. Hess | Posted 05.11.2014 | Business

From 24/7 Wall St.: Creating the most popular product of the year will make consumers and investors happy. But making an all-time bestseller can trans...

Finding Business Wisdom in a Box of Matzah

Alan Gregerman | Posted 06.16.2014 | Business
Alan Gregerman

Even if the heart of your 'offerings' is all about authenticity or a certain biblical requirement. The most enduring businesses, offerings and people are the ones that consistently figure this out.

Retail Chatter #6

June Haynes | Posted 04.28.2014 | Business
June Haynes

Luxury retailers should take note of the old saying, "Don't judge a book by its cover." If you want to attract this future generation of leaders, adapt to their beliefs that, luxury is not a symbol of achievement, rather a promise to self that "You Can Achieve."

A Smart Product of Social Innovation: SmartLife

Ayna Agarwal | Posted 03.23.2014 | Impact
Ayna Agarwal

For nascent innovators who aspire to creatively impress upon and uplift the lives of those less privileged, 'social innovation' can seem like an under...

he Beauty in NOT Keeping Up With the Joneses

Nancy Colier | Posted 03.10.2014 | Parents
Nancy Colier

Lately, I have been under fierce pressure from my daughter to keep up with her Joneses. Her keeping up, however, involves my wallet, and at the moment, something called an iPhone 5C.

Business Dreams Come True with Shopify!

Nova Lorraine | Posted 02.04.2014 | Small Business
Nova Lorraine

Ever thought about becoming an entrepreneur or creating a startup? If so you are in good company. Some the brightest have also opted to sacrifice everything to stand on a limb for a dream.

Saying Goodbye to CPSC With the Wind in Its Sails, Set On The Right Course

Inez Moore Tenenbaum | Posted 02.02.2014 | Politics
Inez Moore Tenenbaum

We even overcame a last minute attempt to delay the vote by Republican members of the Commission. We persevered, got the job done, and children can sleep safer in the cribs used in childcare center centers and for sale today.

Who's Running The Retail Industry? It's You

Jill Puleri | Posted 01.23.2014 | Technology
Jill Puleri

As consumers, you've been enjoying a lot of power lately. Thanks to digital tools and an abundance of information, you can generally ask for and receive much more individualized service from your favorite service provider -- whether it be an insurance company, car dealer, a retailer or a bank. But this may only be the beginning.

Star Designers Flying Under the Radar

Soren Petersen | Posted 01.23.2014 | Style
Soren Petersen

The creative economy has it's own highly publicized heroes and while most of us have heard about Sir Jonathan Ive, James Dyson, Giorgetto Giugiaro and...

6 Super Embarrassing Food Product Fails

The Daily Meal | Posted 08.20.2013 | Taste
The Daily Meal

Hindsight's 20/20.

Starbucks' Biggest Drink And Product Flops

The Daily Meal | Posted 10.16.2013 | Taste
The Daily Meal

This mega chain isn't without its missteps and failures from time to time. So just what has and hasn't worked?

Coexist Campaign: Creating a Cycle of Peace

Rabbi Joshua Stanton | Posted 09.14.2013 | Religion
Rabbi Joshua Stanton

The Coexist Campaign holds the potential to change the way peace-building is done around the world. By working at the grassroots level, but connecting to global markets through the latest in digital technology, it can bring people together as never before.

Interviewing Users: An Interview with Steve Portigal

Phil Simon | Posted 08.26.2013 | Books
Phil Simon

I've done hundreds of interviews in my life. I've interviewed people as part of the recruiting process and a bunch as they walked out the door. I've i...

Cycle Share and Cycle Hair

Yves Durif | Posted 08.10.2013 | Style
Yves Durif

The question I want to answer, as the bike share program takes off, is "What do I do with my hair?!"

Business Empathy 

John M. Eger | Posted 05.21.2013 | Business
John M. Eger

Empathy they say -- not apathy, not sympathy -- is fast becoming the secret to corporate success.

LOOK: The Weirdest, Most Inappropriate Toys Ever? | Posted 04.22.2013 | Parents

Here are five kids' toys that will have you asking, "What were they thinking?"

Why Making Your Business 'Baby Boomer-Friendly' Is a No-Brainer!

Alexis Abramson, Ph.D. | Posted 04.21.2013 | Fifty
Alexis Abramson, Ph.D.

The 50+ population is still a swiftly developing consumer market, and it's hitting an all-time high in terms of global aging. While catering to baby boomers may not necessarily fit into every business's products and services, they're a demographic that deserves closer attention.

GRAPHIC: 10 Simple Products That Made People Billions

The Huffington Post | Posted 01.29.2013 | Business

It feels like everyone is the country has some overly complicated and obviously harebrained get-rich scheme in their back pocket. But more often than ...

Mugs to Suit Every Taste

Posted 02.28.2013 | HuffPost Home

There is nothing like a cup of herbal tea or hot chocolate, especially when the snow is falling outside. Since I'm still in the holiday mood, I rounde...

Is Indian Food Finally... Trendy?!

Dan Garblik and Lalit Kalani | Posted 02.02.2013 | Food
Dan Garblik and Lalit Kalani

Indian food has creeped into the weekly rotation of Taco Tuesdays, Take-Out Chinese Wednesdays and Trendy Thai Fusion Fridays -- all once misunderstood exotic cuisines that have secured spots on the carousel of accepted foods by mainstream America.

A Brief List of Persuasion and Advertising Techniques

Brad Reid | Posted 12.25.2012 | Media
Brad Reid

From pizza to politics, the following is an incomplete list made by an amateur of observed persuasion and advertising techniques. Examples abound so readers may supply their own.

9 Weird Products That Came Out This Year

The Huffington Post | Drew Guarini | Posted 10.04.2012 | Small Business

July offered a shimmer of good news for a stagnant U.S. economy. Consumer spending, a driving force of the economy, was up 0.4 percent in July, the hi...

Hottest Summer Kitchen Gadgets

The Daily Meal | Posted 09.15.2012 | Taste
The Daily Meal

While the heat rises and our culinary juices start to flow, now is a better time than ever to stock up on some of the latest and hottest kitchen gadgets.