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NEXT: The New Corporate University

David Staley David Staley NEXT: The New Corporate University

The Economist reports that “American companies spent $91 billion on staff training last year, almost a third as much again as they did in 2016…This shift is highly encouraging. In broad terms, provision of on-the-job training has been shrinking.” Perhaps one reason companies shirk on training is because they expect new hires to arrive with […]

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New CEO at Dublin Tech Firm Inspires a Wave of Change

Taijuan Moorman Taijuan Moorman New CEO at Dublin Tech Firm Inspires a Wave of Change

A company in business for over 18 years is bound to experience some stagnation, but when employees and even leadership begin to rely on the phrase, “That’s the way we’ve always done things,” some change may be needed. That was the case for CareWorks Tech, an IT consulting firm based in Dublin. With clients that […]

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How to Celebrate National Fossil Day in Columbus

Jesse Bethea Jesse Bethea How to Celebrate National Fossil Day in Columbus

This Wednesday, Oct. 17, is National Fossil Day in the United States, with the National Park Service, regional and local organizations hosting fossil events all over the country. The Park Service organizes National Fossil Day every year, “to promote public awareness and stewardship of fossils, as well as to foster a greater appreciation of their […]

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NEXT: Will Autonomous Technology Spur a Revival of Unionism?

David Staley David Staley NEXT: Will Autonomous Technology Spur a Revival of Unionism?

Columbus is a test site for autonomous vehicles, and we’ll soon learn about how they will move about the city, how they will interact with pedestrians and bicycles and scooters, and how they will alter mobility patterns. But Columbus might also become the first site for the clash of interests between autonomous intelligence and human […]

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Military Values and Work Ethic Drives Tech Startup Dark Rhino Security

Taijuan Moorman Taijuan Moorman Military Values and Work Ethic Drives Tech Startup Dark Rhino Security

The reality of running a tech startup is that success and longevity are often uncertain. For network security firm Dark Rhino Security, founded in 2017 to almost instantaneous success, honest and direct communication is key to a flourishing business. Chief Executive Officer Kevin Casey founded the company in the spring of 2017, bringing on Chief Revenue […]

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Orton Geological Museum Mounts Antarctic Dinosaur Skeleton

Jesse Bethea Jesse Bethea Orton Geological Museum Mounts Antarctic Dinosaur Skeleton

You know T-rex and raptors and Dilophosaurus, sauropods and theropods and Ankylosaurus. But do you recall the coldest dinosaur of all? Ohio State University geologist David Elliot was not looking for dinosaurs when he went to Antarctica in 1991. There wouldn’t have been much reason to — very few dinosaur fossils have ever been recovered […]

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Self-Driving Shuttle Unveiled, Test Runs Starting this Week

Brent Warren Brent Warren Self-Driving Shuttle Unveiled, Test Runs Starting this Week

A plan to run a self-driving shuttle bus in a loop between the Scioto Peninsula and the new Smart Columbus Experience Center was first announced last summer. Today it was revealed that Michigan-based startup May Mobility will be operating the shuttles, and that other routes could be added in the future. Testing of the all-electric […]

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