Last week, Hurricane Sandy ravaged the East Coast of the United States. Although experts are still assessing the full extent of the storm’s damage, initial estimates suggest the economic impact has been severe, not only in terms of direct harm, but also shuttered businesses and halted production. What are the true costs of the hurricane, and what can industrial companies do to mitigate the potential harm from Mother Nature? Read more
Some of us don’t need to ride a roller coaster or watch a scary movie to get the chills because there are plenty of shocking things to be found in the professional world. From bullying bosses to nightmare interviews, the workplace is full of hair-raising tales.
Every few years there are bound to be a handful of discoveries that fall out of the norm, and these breakthroughs often prove how far certain industries have come. Check out these unusual and jaw-dropping scientific findings, from eco-friendly cremations to belugas that imitate human voices. Read more
Economic conditions are driving many overseas manufacturing operations back to the U.S. How widespread is the reshoring trend and what benefits can we expect to see? Read more
Clients From Hell is a collection of anonymous submissions from over a thousand designers, featuring the most bizarre requests, communication breakdowns and outrageous expectations from demanding clients. It offers an insider’s view of the nightmares that can arise from day-to-day work. Read more