The Brain Boom: The Birth of The Concussion Industry
The brain: an incredibly complex organ, still mystifies neuroscientists working to understand its functions and mechanisms. While methods for studying the brain have vastly improved over the past few decades, brain injuries are still barely understood. This is especially troubling, given the frequency of traumatic brain injury in contact sport athletes playing at every level. …
Uber’s Less-Than-Uber Brand Image
In July 2011, a small car service start-up arrived in San Francisco. Originally founded as a way for customers to conveniently hail a black luxury car at only 1.5 times the cost of a normal taxi ride, the service soon morphed into a major disruptor for the transportation network industry in San Francisco, as well …
Shell GM William Langin Sheds Light on the Energy Industry
BT: Shell is actively expanding the sources of energy it can provide as part of the energy mix. Could you please tell us a little about Shell’s global energy initiatives and how Shell is planning to supply energy? Langin: Society faces a dual challenge: how to make a transition to a low-carbon energy future to …
Shell GM William Langin Offers Advice to Current Undergrads
BT: What advice do you have on how to make a good impression and get ahead when you first enter the workplace (similar to the advice you also shared with me and Joanna what not to do i.e. attempt to be a know-it-all, to develop strong technical skills, etc.)? Langin: The best way to get …