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Unlike the U.S., France and Germany, Norway’s electric vehicle success isn't tied to a purchase subsidy or grant. The country simply taxes vehicle sales based on the vehicles' emissions.

EVs are coming in droves, thanks to a surge in renewable energy generation. Analysts predict that after 2035, more than half of global energy generation will be renewables, EV sales will top 100 million, and by 2050, the number of EVs on the road could reach 2 billion. 

Some 49 percent of surveyed millennials use "bleisure" to save money on vacations. They aren't too hip on telling their bosses about it, though, even if bosses do the same thing.

Have you heard the term "VUCA"? It stands for volatility, uncertainty, complexity and ambiguity. Stop using VUCA as an excuse — ambiguity is man-made, and you can fix it. Are we clear? 

High-quality candidates are off the market within 10 days. If it takes your company longer than that to hire, you’re missing out on top-tier candidates. You can cut time to hire without cutting corners.

Take this short quiz and compare yourself against similar demographics in other countries. Upon completion of the quiz, you’ll get free, personalized tips to boost your health and life span.

Congress, federal regulators or both likely will take on measures to protect workers from violence, prevent heat stress and revise incident reporting. 2019 will be a big year for OSHA.

How different is your life than it was one year ago? If it looks the same, you haven’t learned much. You need to create more peak experiences.

Logistics companies are feeling the heat of digitization as automation hits every link in the supply chain. McKinsey predicts automation could lower logistics costs by 40 percent. (Yes, Amazon gets another mention.)

This Navigant Research report rates the strategy and execution of 15 companies that offer public charging networks and electric vehicle charging services in North America and Europe.



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