Southwest Airlines Just Made a Long-Awaited Change. It Looks Like the End of an Era

This a story about Southwest Airlines catching up to its competitors. Quick background: Just a few short years ago, one of the big challenges facing Southwest and other airlines was the proliferation of passengers who insisted on bringing emotional support animals aboard. The airlines had little choice in the matter. Federal rules allowed people to be accompanied […]


Center for Applied Data Ethics suggests treating AI like a bureaucracy

How open banking is driving huge innovation Learn how fintechs and forward-thinking FIs are accelerating personalized financial products through data-rich APIs. Register Now A recent paper from the Center for Applied Data Ethics (CADE) at the University of San Francisco urges AI practitioners to adopt terms from anthropology when reviewing the performance of large machine […]


How To Run Your Company Like A SWAT Team: Lessons From One Of The Fastest-Growing DNA Testing Companies

While rocket-fueled expansion is something many startup founders aspire to, rapid growth on its own is no guarantee of success.  That’s because growth without a strong company culture to support it is sure to be unsustainable. At worst, growth that happens too quickly can even result in a company’s failure.  So how do you supercharge […]


How Intelligent Minds Like Tim Cook Create the Perfect Morning Routine

Apple CEO Tim Cook starts his morning routine at 3:45 a.m. Ellevest CEO and co-founder Sallie Krawcheck starts her morning routine at 4 a.m. So does General Stanley McChrystal. Comparative late bird Jack Dorsey doesn’t start his morning routine until 5 a.m. Clearly, it pays to start early. But not always.  Box co-founder Aaron Levie doesn’t start his day until 10 a.m. […]