I have interviewed with Amazon twice. Once they were very open about what I would be working on if I were hired (the primary e commerce site). The second time I was told that if I got the job I would be working on a totally new product that was “top secret” and that it would only be disclosed after signing an NDA and only if they decided to make me an offer.. To ensure Ford meets goals and objectives the company must stay ahead of its competitors in creating and implementing new ideas. Consumers know what they want which is the reason conforming toRead More →

Coca Cola’s 1971 “I’d like to teach the world to sing” ad marked a switch towards advertising that aimed to “lift the heart”The series finale of Mad Men ended, fittingly, with an ad. A multiracial group of hippyish young people stand on a hilltop and sing a hymn like song, while holding bottles of Coca Cola. “I’d like to teach the world to sing”, which first aired in 1971, was the perfect ending to Mad Men for several reasons, but one of them is that it ushered in a new era of advertising.. I know that I need a more solid background in R/Python andRead More →

If a quality of the code cannot contribute directly to the bottom line, I will not get reasonable traction on it and will ultimately be frustrated. Business just doesn care. Some would argue business shouldn care, and that has some merit, but is, I think, highly subjective.. When the Wizards won the 2010 draft lottery and subsequently selected the point guard out of Kentucky, good fortune was still years away. Wall was hampered by injuries early on he claims this summer to be the first in his career in which he hasn’t needed physical rehabilitation. Then, the losses mounted season after season and the defeatistRead More →

Before the McDonald brothers invented their fast food production system, some restaurants did make food pretty quickly. These restaurants employed short order cooks, who specialized in making food that didn’t require a lot of preparation time. Being a short order cook took skill and training, and good cooks were in high demand. Dogs can be a person’s friend So who says dogs aren’t a man or woman’s best friend or that they can’t feel when you’re sad, hurt or scared if people say that about their animal they don’t know them very well. So yes a dog is a man or a women’s best friend,Read More →

Mr. Bradley Douglas Tilden is an Independent Director of Nordstrom, Inc. He is Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Alaska Air Group, Inc., an airline holding company, since January 2014. In theory, the World Trade Organization (WTO)is tasked with solving or preventing exactly such escalating situations. WTO officials are aware of whatis at stake and have issued relatively strong statements, at least compared with pastresponses from anorganization that painstakingly triesto portray itself as neutral. “A trade war is in no one’s interests. “A lot of people don’t support the inner city kids,” Brown said. “So this year, I’m going to give back for Christmas andRead More →

To Announce or Keep Quiet?As the days past I became more content with the idea of being a mother. I wanted to tell the world that my body was capable of creating a new life. However, I refrained. There are a few (happily very few) restrictions on speech where we say you have crossed the line from talking into organizing criminal activity. At some point, idle talk crosses the line into conspiracy to commit murder. But the thing about political speech is that it all intended to influence people and produce an action.. 2. Senior executive. Contrary to what most people think, those who reportRead More →

“I haven’t heard so much airplay of my music in weeks,” he joked in the CP24 interview.Fiedler claims that the rumour was a massive internet hoax that originated from an Ottawa based Twitter account. Gordon Lightfoot tweets and retweets spread through the social media network like wildfire.Though many are quick to blame Twitter for the dissemination of this false information, you could argue that the real problem may have something to do with the eagerness of mainstream media outlets to compete with social media networks and be seen as the first to post breaking news stores. As Toronto based social media ace Justin Stayshyn rightlyRead More →

McDonald’s has not replied to the lawsuit, nor returned calls to CBC News.The case will be heard in San Francisco, which recently passed a local ordinance setting nutritional standards for children’s meals sold with toys.Read more.Would you like to see a ban on toy giveaways in kids’ meals unless they meet healthier nutritional guidelines? Is this fair to fast food franchises? Let us know in the comments below.Internet freedom: Should government have the ability to shut down the internet?The Egyptian government shut down access to the internet and the country’s cellphone data network early Friday, according to media reports. Internet and cellphone data service wasRead More →

Getting a gift is exciting, but getting a nicely wrapped one is even better. The way you wrap a present says a lot about the thought that has gone into it. An attractively embellished box or package says that you have taken the time to make it special for someone. A loud shrill noise snapped me out of my reverie, I quickly got up and took the kettle off the stove and turned off the gas. As I made myself a cup of tea I looked out the window, there were rain drops on the glass and a deep grey fog hung over the city.Read More →

America produced 50 percent of the manufactured goods in the whole world in 1955. For the next twenty years, labor unions averaged nearly 500 strikes per year and drove manufacturing out of the country. Workers performing manual labor anyone could do were making as much as doctors and still went on strike against their employers at the urging of unions.. I don understand this. Chicken is literally chicken. I had whole foods chicken, trader joes chicken, Krogers chicken, Publix chicken, food lion chicken, piggly wiggly chicken, bi lo chicken, walmart chicken, aldi chicken and most recently lidl chicken. After stretching, I always warm up myRead More →