Everybody wants to know how the undecided voters will break in this presidential election -- beyond the regular coffee-table theories. Cascade Strategies of Seattle has found an intriguing answer by using an increasingly popular form of research: biometric measurement.
The Future of Fuel Cells
By PR for People News Team
The basic concept of a fuel cell is simple — it converts chemical energy into electricity.
To hear Kent State professor Dr. Yanhai Du tell it, the impact of modern and emerging fuel cell technology is anything but basic. Fuel cells have the potential to deliver on the promise of the elusive cold-fusion theory of the 1990s — clean, super-efficient, affordable energy that could reduce carbon emissions exponentially.
“We have 7.2 billion people in the world, and it’s growing,” Du said. “The more people you have, the more energy you need....
ENERGY AND COMMERCIAL MEDIATION: WHY THE MEDIATOR MUST ALWAYS “BRING IT”
By Gregg Bertram M.A., J.D., LL.M.
Mediation has been an integral part of civil litigation in the United States for several decades, especially in the past 20 years or so. Crowded state and federal court dockets have materially contributed to mediation’s development as an alternative means of resolving commercial disputes. But, unlike judges, mediators have no officially mandated authority to impose results. Mediators are imbued only with the power of persuasion. Among other things, the mediator’s ability to persuade requires relentless energy.
Years ago, I was detailed to resurrecting and selling a series of financial information products, a task a senior manager called almost impossible. With no competent sales people in place, I hit upon an unusual solution.
Working with an informal assistance group, I hired four recently divorced women to sell our offerings. All four had been left with children, little financial support, and many bills.
What they had was a desire to make new lives for themselves and their families. Within three months, they engineered a turnaround which surprised senior management as well as myself.
Sales escalated to the point where the group was leading the...
From New York City
N2 Global Solutions, Inc., a New York-based technology company, has developed “the first integrated wireless network” of its kind—an Internal ‘Super Grid’ that retro fits into a building’s existing electrical junction boxes. The grid replaces the current, antiquated wall outlet, light switch, and light fixture components that universally convert existing electrical systems into advanced communications and control networks.
“The N2 Internal Super Grid is the foundation of this exciting, new agnostic program that will allow users to manage a building’s infrastructure through a unique, wireless...