Intelligent minds like Tim Cook and Jeff Bezos embrace the rule of awkward silence. You should too

Tim Cook and Jeff Bezos run two of the most valuable companies in the world. From the outside, they seem to exhibit very different personalities. But within their companies, both men are known for a fascinating practice:  They each embrace the rule of awkward silence. As I’ve described previously, the rule of awkward silence is […]

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Reports indicate Trump will deny RFS waivers

President Donald Trump has directed the Environmental Protection Agency to reject dozens of so-called “gap year” small refinery exemption (SRE) petitions intended to circumvent the 10th Circuit Court’s decision in RFA et al. vs. EPA, according to a Reuters news report. The Renewable Fuels Assn. (RFA), National Corn Growers Assn. […]

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Treatment blend offers ‘exciting potential’ for Campylobacter control at processing

Blending two commonly used antibacterial treatments could help processing facilities take better control of Campylobacter and reduce the risk of food-borne illnesses, according to scientists. Researchers at Colorado State University found that using a combination of peroxyacetic acid (PAA) and low-pH buffered sulfuric acid is significantly more effective at tackling […]

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