Category: Business

The Camp Counselor’s Commitment 0

The Camp Counselor’s Commitment

By Hayley Glatter Neutrogena spray sunscreen smells the best. Coppertone face sticks are waxy and heavy. And if a parent insists on the old-fashioned lotion, hopefully it’s not store-brand, because that stuff takes forever...

The Paradox of American Restaurants 0

The Paradox of American Restaurants

By Derek Thompson For restaurants in America, it is the best of times, and it is the worst of times. Last century’s dystopians imagined that mediocre fast-food chains would take over every square inch...

Power Causes Brain Damage 0

Power Causes Brain Damage

By Jerry Useem If power were a prescription drug, it would come with a long list of known side effects. It can intoxicate. It can corrupt. It can even make Henry Kissinger believe that...

Why Amazon Bought Whole Foods 0

Why Amazon Bought Whole Foods

By Derek Thompson Amazon announced on Friday morning that it’s buying Whole Foods for just under $14 billion, the retailer’s largest acquisition ever. The purchase holds implications for the future of groceries, the entire...