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Tips for cross-curricular STEM

Online resources help connect social studies to STEM.

New snacks bring plant-based trend to the center of the store

Food brands are introducing new packaged crackers, chips and other snacks with a focus on nutrition and helping shoppers increase their plant intake.

What’s trending? From dyslexia to early math lessons, don’t miss these most-read stories.


Senior leaders want a clear, concise and confident presentation. Here's how to deliver that.

Stop listening to the sexists of the world; start listening to our hearts and our heads.

Little Debbie creates a social media stir with snack-related tweet

Sweet snack brands Little Debbie, Hostess, Ferrero, Mars made news this week.


Here’s how you should be getting ready for a team sales pitch to give your company the best chance for success.

The Death of Truth

Media luminaries weigh the future of news at GFLC 2017

Market Outlook panel at GFLC 2017

Expert labels clearinghouses "too-big-to-fail"

Getting your products to rank in relevant searches on Amazon is very similar to getting your website to rank on Google.


"You’ve got to get your ego out of the way, because it’s constantly wanting to take over."

David Axelrod

Former Obama adviser surprises with measured criticism of fellow Democrats

Five lessons as millennials mature and evolve

We not only uncover how the subgroups within this generation think and behave differently, but we also dive into how millennials differ from the population overall. Here are five early findings.

Ian Bremmer and J.D. Vance discuss geopolitical uncertainty with Gillian Tett

Ian Bremmer and J.D. Vance discuss geopolitical uncertainty with Gillian Tett

Shopping mall

Here are some ways retailers should consider creating more meaningful experiences for shoppers this holiday season.