How much transforming should a transformer apartment transform?
Pullout tables and beds change the character of the space in seconds. But is this trip really necessary?
How to Amplify Kindergarten and Elementary Voices
Early elementary and kindergarten teacher Danielle Moore has been working with young children and helping them amplify their voices. Here's how.
How AI is transforming the jobs of accountants
While it’s become hard to separate the hype from its practical potential, AI is rooted in a very realistic notion.
10 landscapes magically transformed by light
The golden hour refers to the magical time of the day when the sun sets or rises, casting a soft light.
How Technology Transformed Insider Fraud
With the aid of technology, insider fraud has outranked all other forms of fraud for modern businesses, ironically the companies are also using it to pre-emptively stop fraudsters in their tracks.
How Culture Is Transforming our City
I know first-hand how art and culture can transform individuals and communities. I grew up in Minnesota, at a time when I thought I had to be either b...
How Blockchain Will Transform Business and Society
The Linux operating system started as a gleam in the eye of a Finnish university student, Linus Torvalds, who simply wanted to find a better way to connect his new PC to his school’s computer system. Now it’s one of the underpinnings of the 21st century economy. Linux is all the proof we need of the power of open source software to change the world. Today, the Linux Foundation, a nonprofit organization enabling mass innovation through open source, is launching an initiative that…
How to Build a Powerful Community of Brown Female Voices
I spent nearly a decade of my life pursuing women. I found them on Facebook and Twitter, through friends of friends and in the acknowledgments pages of novels. I searched for them through literary …
Why Google finally stopped ignoring Google Voice
Google’s voice and text communications app is finally getting the features that could make it a fit for the enterprise.
How a playground helped Farat find her voice
Farat lost her home and her husband to Syria's war. A Mercy Corps project in her community gave her the confidence to keep going.
Gay marriage? These voices say 'No' and explain why
Disparaged as bigots, these diverse voices say they're simply defending American society.
How Workforce Development Transformed Caldwell County
Cultivating and capitalizing on the power of strategic partnerships is a fundamental component to improving North Carolina’s economic competitiveness across all 100 counties. No county knows this better than Caldwell County, which transformed its current and future economic outlook while becoming a Certified Work Ready Community. Less than a decade ago, Caldwell County’s economic outlook was dismal, with an unemployment…Read More
See How the Seeds You Plant Transform Lives
Every summer, we watch midwestern farmland go from dark, fertile soil to majestic green fields. Your gifts to Cherry Street are like seeds planted in the hearts of guests like Johnathon. And when given time to grow, they begin to transform lives in our community Johnathon grew up in a rough Toledo neighborhood. Abandoned by his father and given minimal guidance from his mother, Johnathon made a series of poor choices, including dropping out of high school. When it looked like Johnathon was…
How Live! Transformed to Meet Customer Demands
Live!’s systems integration division brought its entire team together to develop a new model: “Define, Design, & Deliver”
How to Get Ahead: Learn to Deal With the Critical Voice Inside Your Head
Do you think about thinking? Like, are you ever blown away by the monologue that occurs inside your brain and how it seems to have multiple personalities?
Elevating the voices of Young Americans on top issues, such as healthcare, jobs, and higher...
The Financial Health of Young America Millennials, members of a generation that came of age during one of the greatest economic downturns in our nation’s history, have experienced unique financial hardships that have threatened their economic security and hindered their ability to start independent adult lives. This report compares the financial health of young Americans in 1989 to today’s young adults, revealing major declines across five…
Eight Demographic Trends Transforming America’s Older Population
A new publication from the National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine identifies eight key demographic trends shaping the rapidly growing U.S. population ages 65 and older—projected to nearly double from 51 million in 2017 to 95 million by 2060. The publication, Future Directions for the Demography of Aging, reflects the perspectives of nearly two…
Help us transform the way we see education
It only took one workshop for him to see the transformative effect Project Adventure has on its clients and has since become a contract facilitator here seeking to build an adventure program at his school. Unfortunately, not all schools have a budget to send faculty to workshops like those Brian experienced, so their students miss out on life-changing learning opportunities To those of you who have…
How voice technology is transforming computing
Like casting a magic spell, it lets people control the world through words alone
How King County transformed animal services
In 2006, the euthanasia rate at King County's animal shelter was nearly 40%. Today, 9 out of 10 cats and dogs find a safe home.