In 2011, FoodEssentials was going through a tough time. The young company was developing proprietary technology that could change the way consumers, governments, and retailers made decisions about nutrition. The challenges FoodEssentials faced, however, were proving to be real obstacles to success. Geographically, the company was spread thin. All three co-founders [...]
San Francisco Chronicle Cubs unable to complete 3-game sweep of Cardinals Chicago Tribune ST. LOUIS — There's more than just playing the role of spoiler for the Cubs in the final seven weeks of the season.
Boeing to bring IT jobs to St. Louis KSDK Boeing spokesman Andrew Favreau says said the cuts will come through a combination of layoffs, attrition from retirements, and relocation of some jobs to two new IT centers Boeing is establishing in St.
"The emotionally charged story recounted at the beginning Dr. Paul Zak's film—of a terminally ill two-year-old named Ben and his father—offers a simple yet remarkable case study in how the human brain responds to effective storytelling."
Want to know how a dramatic story structure affects our brain chemistry and leads us to make donations? Then watch this very engaging and informative 5 minute video!
The video explains several neuroscience research projects that were conducted (don't worry - the video is NOT boring) about the effects a short dramatic story had on people's brains and behavior.
And it explains how to structure a story to make the biggest impact. I wish all scientist could do such a great job in explaining their work and its meaning. Enjoy!
The Color Run, also known as the Happiest 5k on the Planet, is a unique paint race that celebrates healthiness, happiness and individuality. Now the single largest event series in the United States, The Color Run has exploded since our debut event.
Taxpayers spend $1.5 billion a year to subsidize passenger train travel, and the federal government wants to move more of Amtrak's costs onto states and riders. That means Missouri faces important decisions in the near ...
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On the way to a cooking class on Thursday night, I heard a segment on NPR about Willow Tufano, a girl who saved up money for her first house by selling things people left behind in foreclosed homes. After NPR did a story on her earlier this year, she became a little bit famous (and bought another house). I thought her story was interesting so I did a little research and found this and thought I would Scoop.It and share....