These Little Heroes Are Saving Lives & Limbs Using Their Exceptional Sense Of Smell

By Anne Cacherell Over 50 countries worldwide are contaminated by landmines and explosive remnants of wars that result to thousands of casualties every year. In line with this concern, APOPO (Anti-Persoonsmijnen Ontmijnende Product Ontwikkeling or Anti-Personnel Landmines Detection Product Development in English), a Belgian NGO, came up with a solution that would help save lives…

5 of the Most Common Traits Among Innovative Business Owners

Image by: Ludovic Hirlimann By Todd Downey Being a boss doesn’t come easy, and upon venturing down the road of company ownership, you may find that the tasks are quite a challenge to live up to. You’ve gotta deal with problems on corporate level, financial level and the general workplace skirmishes that arise from unhappy…

Trouble in the Trenches? 4 Traits You Need to Polish to Be a Better Entrepreneur

Image by: Eric Schmidt By: Giovanni Fields Being an entrepreneur is akin to converting to a religion. You start off small and wide eyed at the bottom ranks until over time you slowly start to gain knowledge, experience and the fortitude necessary to withstand all the hardships that you are destined to encounter. And as an entrepreneur, there will…

5 Ways to Create A Collaborative Work Environment

Image by: DT By Dexter Lunde One of the biggest changes that is more apparent in work environments in 2014 is the rise of the collaborative work environment. After the photos of Pixar’s studios came out, everyone has been going gaga on their creative and “open flow” office designs which breed innovation and collaboration. So…