Posts Tagged ‘Fast Company’

Fast Company Searching For World Changers to Honor

Posted by Heather Noel

Fast Company is seeking to honor people making a difference in its World Changing Ideas Awards. 

The second annual awards will highlight ideas, projects, or products that “have the potential to alter the lives of people and the direction of …

Dallas’ Lyda Hill Cited in Study of ‘Big Bet’ Philanthropy

Posted by Lance Murray

Donations from wealthy people can help solve problems, but many of them don’t give in major ways for a number of reasons, according to a new study that mentions the work of Dallas philanthropist Lyda Hill.

Although most of the …

7-Eleven Exec Makes Fast Company’s ‘Most Creative’ List

Posted by Heather Noel

7-Eleven’s Jesus Delgado-Jenkins has been named one of Fast Company‘s “Most Creative People in Business,” for 2017.

Jesus Delgado-Jenkins

The business publication compiles the annual list to showcase 100 leaders from around the world who are “shaping the future …

Local Companies Named to ‘World’s 50 Most Innovative’ List

Posted by Julia Falcon

Two companies with ties to the Dallas area have made the Fast Company “World’s 50 Most Innovative Companies” list for 2017. The American business magazine chooses the companies based on the impacts they make in the world.

Telecom manufacturing giant …

Could Design Thinking Disrupt Higher Ed? SMU Prof Believes So

Posted by Heather Noel

Higher education is ready for a change and design thinking could be the answer, according to Southern Methodist University research professor Kate Canales. 

Canales, who spearheads the Design and Innovation Programs at SMU’s Lyle School of Engineering, told Fast Company