How to give a gift that does good (and makes you look good at the same time)

Copping out on corporate gift-giving means missing a prime relationship-building opportunity. But sending a bland fruit basket or not-so-subtle branded junk is unlikely to be very memorable. Plus, giving gifts that people aren’t too excited about can be downright wasteful. That’s why Packed with Purpose is a gift. The specialty gifting company hand picks high-quality…

This CEO Grew His Company to Become a $1.6 Billion Market Leader. Now He’s Written a Book on the Anatomy of Innovation

When Chuck Swoboda was hired at electronics manufacturer Cree in 1993, household light bulbs came mostly in two flavors: incandescent and fluorescent. The company had just gone public and generated just over $6 million in annual revenue.   But the product that would grow the company into a $1.6 billion global market leader –– the…

How ‘Collaborative Robots’ are driving the future of E-commerce

The robots are coming.  Actually, they’re already here. But they’re not what you think, says Karen Leavitt, Chief Marketing Officer of Locus Robotics.  The Wilmington, Massachusetts-based company, founded in 2014, makes robots that enable e-commerce and B2B companies to maximize efficiency in their warehouses –– enabling them to compete in the dynamic world of e-commerce.…

Attracting building tenants is challenging. Flamingo promises to help luxury high rise apartments stand out

The rising number of luxury apartment buildings is putting property managers under increasing pressure to entice new tenants — and to convince current ones to stay when their lease is up.  When round-the-clock doormen, a state-of-the-art fitness center and a residential lounge are seen as standard, how can property managers set their building apart? Jude…