CSR as a Quality Enabler
“Sustainability” is about more than being environmentally or socially responsible. The story of Tchibo Coffee shows that it can also give customers consistent quality.
Education, Investing and Philanthropy
A "Duke Idea" conversation October 6, 2011, in Washington, D.C., between President Richard H. Brodhead and David Rubenstein T'70, Co-Founder and Managing Director of The Carlyle Group, one of the world's largest private equity firms.
Primetime Employee Forum: Emergency Management
Kyle Cavanaugh, vice president for administration and Duke's emergency coordinator, will be the guest at the Primetime employee forum from noon to 1 p.m. Oct. 26. He will take questions and discuss the university's emergency management process, decision-making and the communication channels used to notify the campus community in emergencies.
Let's Talk Business Live!
Mitch Schlimer, founder and host of the radio show "Let's Talk Business," interviews guests A.J. Robinson and Doug Shipman. Robinson and Shipman share leadership lessons and insights into what it takes to turn an entrepreneurial dream into a reality, discussing their own journey in working toward building the Atlanta-based National Center for Civil and Human Rights.
Proteins & Enzymes: Transglutaminase | Lecture 8 (2011)
Wylie Dufresne (wd~50) October 24, 2011
UNSW Medicine Dean's Series 2010: 'Curing the Incurable'
Unwilling to accept the status quo, three of Australia's greatest minds in clinical practice and research deliberate on the topic 'Curing the Incurable'. These internationally recognised clinicians and researchers have ensured that this is fast becoming a reality. Join us to hear how they have achieved this, the hurdles they have faced and the challenges yet to come. Facilitator: Dr Fiona Wood AM Speakers: Dr Charlie Teo and Professor Cyndi Shannon Weickert
Authors@Google: Jeff Jarvis
A visionary and optimistic thinker examines the tension between privacy and publicness that is transforming how we form communities, create identities, do business, and live our lives. The internet, Jarvis argues, will change business, society, and life as profoundly as Gutenberg's invention, shifting power from old institutions to us all. Based on extensive interviews, Public Parts introduces us to the men and women building a new industry based on sharing. Some of them have become household n
The U.S. on why it didn't vote for Palestinians' full membership to UNESCO
Oct. 31 - The United States comments as to why it didn't vote in favor of full Palestinian membership to the United Nations' cultural agency UNESCO. Washington is likely to cut funding to UNESCO over the vote. Rough Cut (no reporter narration).
Optimism drives stocks higher
Oct. 26 - Summary of business headlines: Wall Street lifted by encouraging earnings and economic news; New optimism from euro debt summit; Former Goldman Sachs director charged in insider trading case. Bobbi Rebell reports.
Susan Best: Visualising Feeling Michael Roth: "Why Liberal Education Matters" Rally Elon 2011 House #1 Proof - Opposite Angles of Parallelogram Congruent - Khan Academy Altona Primary School Euro zone needs lower rates, stimulus measures, says OECD Understanding the History of Halloween : Door-to-Door Begging in Halloween History CEO Hits the Road to Spread Word
Michael Roth's lecture was co-sponsored by the Arts Research Center and the Townsend Center for the Humanities at UC Berkeley. Currently President of Wesleyan University, Roth has served as President of the California College of the Arts, Associate Director of the Getty Research Institute in Los Angeles, and Director of European Studies at Claremont Graduate University. He was also H.B. Professor of Humanities at Scripps College, where he founded and directed the Scripps College Humanities Insti
The Rally Elon event on Friday, October 21, 2011 celebrated the success of Elon University's Ever Elon fundraising campaign. [Full event version; video produced by Elon University's Teaching & Learning Technologies.]
In this four-minute video clip. Sal Khan, of Khan Academy, shows that opposite angles of a parallelogram are congruent.( 04:08)
Nov. 2 - OECD Secretary General Angel Gurria says swift implementation of the euro zone debt deal needs to be backed up by lower rates and more stimulus spending in order to save the debt-ridden region.
Has door to door begging and trick or treating always been apart of Halloween? Get expert tips and advice on the history of Halloween in this free video.
Expert: Ginny Larson
Bio: Ginny Larson has been creating fun, inexpensive crafts for her own pleasure for the past thirty years. She loves being creative and making charming pieces from ordinary things.
Filmmaker: Terry Larson
Our CEO is stopping by libraries and schools across the country to spread the word about WatchKnowLearn.org. This is a news clip from King5 TV in Seattle, WA and aired on October 26, 2011. (02:20)
Michael Roth: "Why Liberal Education Matters"
Rally Elon 2011
Proof - Opposite Angles of Parallelogram Congruent - Khan Academy
Altona Primary School
Euro zone needs lower rates, stimulus measures, says OECD
Understanding the History of Halloween : Door-to-Door Begging in Halloween History
CEO Hits the Road to Spread Word