We are an industry of industries. But we all want the same things — cleaner cities and safer roads. Working together is how we get them.
I have one big problem with predictions: They’re wrong more than they’re right. In 1957, Popular Mechanics predicted that in 10 years, by 1967, you’d be able to order a light truck that would fly using fans. In 2013, futurists said self-driving vehicles would be standard by 2018. The reason these were wrong — and […]
It’s time to ditch the endless checklists.
Few things can make us feel more accomplished than crushing a to-do list, and science backs up this momentary thrill. Ticking off a task releases dopamine in the brain, and we all crave this “feel-good” neurotransmitter. The more tasks we complete, the more chemical rewards we enjoy. But to-do lists can be a misguided productivity tool. From […]
We can extend the reach of healthcare to the home, as well as under-served areas.
Growing up in Belo Horizonte, Brazil, I saw firsthand that where you live is often the single greatest determinant of health and life expectancy. In Brazil, 75 percent of the population does not have private health insurance. Long lines at outdated public health clinics for the most basic services are a normal part of everyday […]
It’s not always clear how to ship temperature-sensitive products. Comprehensive data analysis — with a little help from Sir Isaac Newton — makes it easier.
Moving temperature-sensitive products safely and effectively is one of the most challenging supply chain issues confronting healthcare companies around the world. Unpredictable weather (sometimes extreme), the speed of transport and other variables present serious risks to products that require temperature-controlled environments. Healthcare logistics executives want solutions to minimize spoilage and damage to shipments, maximize efficiency […]
Through awareness and early detection, we can save lives.
March is Colorectal Cancer Awareness Month, and the Blue Star represents the continued fight against the sickness. It’s a unifying symbol for a community of survivors, caregivers, advocates and champions like Fight Colorectal Cancer (Fight CRC), the Mayo Clinic, UPS, Exact Sciences, American Cancer Society, the National Colorectal Cancer Roundtable and others joining forces for […]