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- Cramer's Exec Cut: Challenging conventional wisdom to succeed
Jim Cramer examines how Take-Two Interactive, Novocure and Waste Management are breaking the mold in their respective industries.
CNBC. Friday, 16 Aug 2019.
- The Story of How the First WakandaCon Came to Be
The convention, based on the "Black Panther" movie, has found incredible success after just two events.
Entrepreneur. Friday, 16 Aug 2019.
- Beautycon, SneakerCon, VidCon: The new-age conventions
From make-up to sneakers, niche meet-ups are attracting thousands of people a year.
BBC News. Friday, 16 Aug 2019.
- Kaley Cuoco and husband Karl Cook don't live together: We're 'unconventional'
Kaley Cuoco and her husband Karl Cook aren't worried about other people's opinions.
Fox News. Thursday, 15 Aug 2019.
- CIFF Shanghai announces lineup for September event
The 44th edition of the China International Furniture Fair takes place from Sept. 11-14 at the National Exhibition and Convention
Center in Hongqiao. ...
Furniture Today. Tuesday, 13 Aug 2019.
- Hilton Columbus Downtown Breaks Ground on 28-Story Tower Expansion
Hilton Columbus Downtown, owned by the Franklin County Convention
Facilities Authority and managed by Hilton Management Services, broke ground on a 28-story tower to create the first 1,000-room convention
hotel in Columbus. ...
Hsyndicate. Monday, 12 Aug 2019.
- Priyanka Chopra labeled a hypocrite by a Pakistani woman during convention
Priyanka Chopra (right) was called 'a hypocrite' by a fan, Ayesha Malik (left), who identified herself as Pakistani, at BeautyconLA. Malik was upset over a tweet by Chopra praising India's military.
Daily Mail. Monday, 12 Aug 2019.
- Female astronauts, athletes inspire next generation at Rosemont convention
in Rosemont aimed to inspire the next generation of female leaders by putting them face-to-face with successful women in industries from sports to aeronautics.
ABC News. Sunday, 11 Aug 2019.
- Democrat Socialists Convention goes off the rails during heated discussion about gendered language
Footage from the 2019 Democratic Socialists of America National Convention
last weekend in Atlanta, Georgia, has gone viral on social media as delegates are ridiculed.
Daily Mail. Wednesday, 7 Aug 2019.
- Vivian Gussie Paley: A Teacher And Author Who Stressed The Power Of Storytelling
Listen to your heart. Ms. Paley felt stifled by conventional teaching methods. But instead of quitting, she used her deep-seated talents to bring innovation and new techniques into teaching.
Forbes. Tuesday, 6 Aug 2019.
- Apple AirPods tips and tricks: How to get the most out of Apple's wireless earphones
Apple's AirPods are like Marmite: you'll either love the unconventional design or you'll hate it. Chances are if you're reading this feature, you sit in
Pocket Lint. Tuesday, 6 Aug 2019.
- Jesse Watters: 'No way' democratic socialist convention disruption 'could've been real'
A tense exchange between two delegates to the Democratic Socialists of America (DSA) National Convention
in Georgia was too absurd to believe, according to Jesse Watters.
Fox News. Tuesday, 6 Aug 2019.
- Lessons of conventional imaging let scientists see around corners
Scientists, drawing on the lessons of classical optics, have shown that it is possible to image complex hidden scenes using a projected 'virtual camera' to see around barriers.
Science Daily. Monday, 5 Aug 2019.
- Now Open: Cambria Hotel Houston Downtown Convention Center
The Cambria Hotels brand, franchised by Choice Hotels International, Inc. (NYSE: CHH), officially enters the Houston market with the opening of the Cambria Hotel Houston Downtown Convention
Hsyndicate. Friday, 2 Aug 2019.
- The Traditional Marketing Mix May Morph Into A Broader Order
Us marketing professionals should challenge ourselves to define "marketing variables" beyond conventional meanings so that we remain mentally and creatively agile and ultimately of continued value to the organizations we serve.
Forbes. Thursday, 1 Aug 2019.
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