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Branding lessons from top food and beverage companies

How do the top food and beverage brands dominate the industry? They've invested in consistent branding.

Renewable Energy SmartPod

Fun and informative conversations about the people, technologies and trends powering the energy transition.

How leaders can start building conflict capacity

Great leaders need to manage conflict through deliberate practice and development. Learn how.

Concrete pros share ways to optimize project productivity

During the American Concrete Institute's Virtual Concrete Convention, experts emphasized the importance of constructability and material selection to optimize productivity.

An intelligence officer walks into a classroom ...

From Air Force to mom to Teacher of the Year finalist

Return to work, but not return to normal

Companies want employees back in the office, but returning to normal isn't that simple. Hard work awaits leaders in the post-pandemic world.

Top 10: Rethinking the buffet, Pepsi x Peeps, H-E-B’s new flagship store

SmartBrief’s food and beverage readers were interested in news about Golden Corral’s buffet, a Pepsi and Peeps collaboration and stories about food retail.

How leaders can unwrap the gift of uncertainty

Uncertainty doesn't have to be a bad thing, but we must develop the habit. Here's how.

Tech equity, remote lessons and learning loss: Education conversations from March 2021

Here are some of our top education stories that ran during March, 2021.

What will health insurance look like in the new normal?

Industry executives discuss telehealth, mental health care, the impact of member churn and more.

Recognizing technologies that are changing the modern workplace

Check out the winners for the first SmartBrief Innovation Awards for Workplace Technology

Formative assessment for any learning landscape

The education landscape continues to shift as schools resume in-person instruction. Tips for applying formative assessment no matter your learning environment.

What role will robots play in the future of food delivery?

With demand for convenient and contactless food delivery options on the rise, autonomous delivery vehicles have the potential to be a game-changer for foodservice and food retail.

How do you gain resilience and drive innovation? It's a matter of question

We all want to innovate, to be resilient and to adapt. But how? Thoughtful inquiry, using honed tactics, can be the way forward.