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“Your Order Has Shipped!” – The Story of FedEx

“Your Order Has Shipped!” – The Story of FedEx

Imagine your computer breaks down. You’re a PC Master Race type of guy and it’s your most valuable possession: it’s custom built, ultra powerful, and on the bleeding edge of technology. You check to see what’s wrong: it’s…

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How Thomas Edison (Accidentally) Created Hollywood

How Thomas Edison (Accidentally) Created Hollywood

Hollywood: the undisputed capital of the movie industry. Hollywood’s dominance has endured for almost a century, but it wasn’t always that way; in fact, for the first twenty years of the American film business, Hollywood was just a…

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Rolex: Where $50,000 Watches Really Come From

Rolex: Where $50,000 Watches Really Come From

Think of everyone who wears a Rolex: your ex-wife’s lawyer, your boss, your boss’s boss. The luxury watch brand is a magnet for people with too much money, a need for social validation or just regular collectors who…

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Nintendo: Japan’s 130 Year-Old Video Game Behemoth

Nintendo: Japan’s 130 Year-Old Video Game Behemoth

On July 6th 2016 the world became witness to a historic moment in mobile gaming. The release of Pokémon Go broke all App Store records for popularity and perfectly demonstrated how a single product going viral can change…

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Yum! Brands: The Company Behind KFC, Taco Bell, and Pizza Hut

Yum! Brands: The Company Behind KFC, Taco Bell, and Pizza Hut

The past few decades have seen the rise of a phenomenon known as the illusion of choice. When you go to the super market and you see the over-stuffed shelves, it’s easy to feel over-whelmed by what appears…

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Cersei Lannister lost a significant style battle with Margaery Tyrell: Game of Thrones costume secre

Cersei Lannister lost a significant style battle with Margaery Tyrell: Game of Thrones costume secre

 In eight seasons of Game of Thrones we watched both heroes and villains gradually grow to become infinitely braver warriors, for better or worse, from the day we first met them to the day they either perished or…

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Business Pig – children’s book read aloud – The Reading Project

Business Pig  – children’s book read aloud – The Reading Project

hi guys it’s Yonatan welcome to the reading project are you guys ready for my next book let’s start business Pig words and pictures by Indra Zulu one morning at the sunshine statuary for farm animals jellybean dasa…

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Scholarship opportunities for waiting for you at the Fellowship Center

Scholarship opportunities for waiting for you at the Fellowship Center

I got a notification on my phone and it says, “Congratulations, you’ve been awarded the Fulbright.” And I was just completely shocked I was … was stunned. Speechless. You know it was just a moment of just shock…

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Finnair Business Class Review – Airbus A330-300 – Hong Kong to Helsinki (AY100)

Finnair Business Class Review – Airbus A330-300 – Hong Kong to Helsinki (AY100)

Hello my name is Paul Stewart and I’m in Hong Kong and today I’m flying to Helsinki with Finnair in their business class product. Now I initially booked an Airbus A350 but I’ve since found out that’s been…

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Stanback Fellowship at National Parks Conservation Association

Stanback Fellowship at National Parks Conservation Association

(gentle music) – [Sunny] My name is Sunny Qiao, my concentration is Ecosystem Science and Conservation, Forestry as well. I’m working for National Parks Conservation Association right now and I been enjoying it a lot. I think I’m…

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