If you aren’t in the path of the 2017 solar eclipse over the United States, that doesn’t mean you have to miss out! Watch The New York Times’ livestream of the eclipse here: NASA TV is also reporting on the eclipse with scientific updates and livestreaming of the eclipse: NASA is also seeking citizen scientists to record environmental observations during the eclipse! Learn more about the GLOBE Observer app...Read More
Author: Chrisella Herzog
On this episode of Bosses Who Brunch, Chrisella sat down with Priyanka Bakaya at La Barba Coffee in downtown Salt Lake City. Priyanka is the founder of PK Clean, a company that she started at MIT, moved to Salt Lake City, and built to the point where Steve Case invested in the company on his Rise of the Rest tour. PK Clean solves the problem of plastic waste entering the landfill, by taking plastic — including plastic that can’t be recycled normally — and turning it into fuel. Learn more about PK Clean here. Bosses Who Brunch is a...Read More
On today’s episode, Chrisella sits down with Maxine Turner. You might remember our interview with Maxine from a previous episode. Shortly after that interview, Maxine retired from Cuisine Unlimited and handed the company she founded over to her sons. But that doesn’t mean Maxine is taking things easy — she now serves as the chair for the U.S. Chamber of Commerce Council on Small Business. In this role, she recently testified before Congress about how policies coming out of Washington affect small businesses across the country. We sat down to talk with her about some of these policies and issues, including the elephant in the room: healthcare and the future of the Affordable Care Act. To find out more about the U.S. Chamber of Commerce’s Council on Small Business, visit: www.uschamber.com/council-small-business Bosses Who Brunch is a project by WhiteHat Magazine, and is supported by our readers and listeners. To support the podcast, sign up to become a member: whitehatmag.com/subscribe (Looking for Episode 10? It’s here: Special Feature: Women in Politics!) Disclosure: Fibonacci Media Co./WhiteHat Magazine participates in the Amazon Services LLC Associates...Read More
Complete with a military jazz quartet to accompany the announcement in the Rose Garden and anger about the decision just outside the White House and across the country, President Trump announced he would start the United States on a path to withdraw from the widely popular Paris climate agreement. At least one person in attendance described the joyful optics while journalists pulled off their jackets from the heat as “surreal… it’s like the Titanic band.” In his speech, Trump declared he would begin the process of renegotiating the Paris Agreement, using as the basis for his logic a push...Read More
Every morning, Bailey Poland wakes up and goes online, following a routine familiar to most of us: read the news, check email and social media. From there, her routine will be familiar to many women, especially those with an active internet presence: she checks on the accounts that have sent her rape threats recently, to see if a report has been updated or if they are planning another wave of attacks; the she scrolls through the Facebook groups and blogs and other public postings to see if groups that coordinate harassment of women online are planning another attack on...Read More
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