Sponsored Film Classic: The Relaxed Wife

| 08.09.2016 |

This 1957 film, which was sponsored by J.B. Roerig & Co. and Charles Pfizer & Co., promoted the benefits of the tranquilizer Atarax.

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A Few Words From Jill Stein

| 08.02.2016 |

With more Americans expressing displeasure over the two main presidential candidates, there is a new wave of interest in hearing what other political parties have to offer. Today, we share a recent speech by Jill Stein, the Green Party candidate for the presidency.

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Sponsored Film Classic: Cloud In The Sky

| 07.26.2016 |

This 1939 short film, which was sponsored by the National Tuberculosis Association, was directed by legendary filmmaker Edgar G. Ulmer and is notable for focusing on a Mexican-American community. English- and Spanish-language versions of this film were produced, which was unusual for that era.

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A Few Words From Joe Reddington

| 07.12.2016 |

British computer scientist Joe Reddington uses the TEDTalk stage to offer an invigorating story of what occurs when a good deed goes viral.

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Video Redux: What Can Businesses Learn From Musicians?

| 06.28.2016 |

This week, we dig into our video archive and bring back an entertaining consideration of lessons that business professionals can absorb from musicians. Singer/songwriter Jonathan Siksay is the guest in this video, and he performs his tune "Tennessee Whiskey" as an extra treat.

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Sponsored Film Classic: Harken In The 1976 Olympics

| 06.21.2016 |

Forty years ago, the Summer Olympics were held in Montreal. In anticipation of the quadrennial event, the sailboat hardware manufacturer Harken produced this film highlighting how its products were being used by athletes competing the Olympic sailing events.

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Will A Robot Take Your Job?

| 06.14.2016 |

In this video from a recent Cato Institute presentation, Randy Bateman, CEO of Balcones Investment Resources, questions whether the growth of robotics will be a benefit or a threat to the workforce.

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A Few Words From Peter Thiel

| 06.07.2016 |

In this Aspen Institute presentation, PayPal co-founder Peter Thiel offers his distinctive opinions on the state of higher education. Pay attention and you might learn something!

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Tax Preparation, Three Stooges-Style

| 05.17.2016 |

This election year brings up the quadrennial debate over tax reform. Whether or not any changes will occur remains to be seen, but maybe the political powers that be should take a tip from Moe, Larry and Shemp on how to finagle the tax code, as seen in the 1954 comedy short Income Tax Sappy.

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Today In Cybersecurity

| 05.03.2016 |

It is a subject that generates a great deal of talk, but is it also generating any degree of action?

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