Billionaire Paul Allen's foundation is funding a new type of evacuation "cocoon" to help fly sick medical workers from West Africa
If you can't beat them, avoid them.
The Pentagon commits to planning for higher temperatures, and retired generals line up to help
Mobile food startups are moving beyond delivery into food prep
Cities relax or abandon purchasing restrictions in a bid to avoid more serious downturn
Ministry of Supply’s Aviator jacket combines the structure of a tailored garment with the functionality of a windbreaker
The Department of Education may double the number of debt collectors who go after defaulted federal student loans
This year's must-have Silicon Valley office accessory: a $199 bear costume
By Scott D. Anthony
Harvard Business Press; 145 pages; $25
This has been a rough year for pretty much everyone, apart from Lloyd Blankfein. The economy has forced companies and entire industries to reevaluate how to do business, and panicked managers have often reacted by hunkering down and putting innovation efforts on hold. In this smart, zippy read, the managing director of Innosight Ventures argues that the right kind of innovation can actually transform uncertainty into opportunity.
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