A small network of cemeteries across the country are looking to shake up American burial practices and make them eco-friendly by offering “green burials.” Green burial rejects cremation, embalming, and concrete-lined graves to reduce the carbon footprint of death. A national survey found that over half of respondents were interested […]
I recently spoke with Sheryl Sandberg, COO of Facebook and coauthor of “Option B,” on video chat about grief and loss during the coronavirus pandemic. She talked about the 2015 death of her husband, Dave Goldberg, and revealed she recently lost a family member because of complications from the novel […]
Marco Greenberg is the president of communications boutique Thunder11 and author of “Primitive: Tapping the Primal Drive Powering the World’s Most Successful People,” published by Hachette and available April 2020. He was an initial advisor for a friend’s internet company – and agreed to a lock-up period of his stocks […]
When you lose someone, the holidays can be one of the hardest times of the year – the old traditions are indelibly linked to a person who’s no longer there. For our first Christmas without my dad, my mum and I decided to escape to a place we’d never been […]
Australian graphic design software startup Canva has tripled its revenue to rake in $23.49 million for the 2017 financial year. The cloud software provider, led by Business Insider Tech 100 entrepreneur Melanie Perkins, brought in $6.8 million in the previous financial year, representing a 245% climb in the space of […]
Wonga -- the UK's biggest "payday" money...
At this rate, it'll be broke within three years.
Regulated services lose another $218m.
Channel Ten lost $280 million in the year to 31 August, and it has arranged new debt facilities with its backers, the company said in a market announcement today. The result is on top of the $14.4 million net loss it posted in fiscal 2012. The group said its net […]
Booking system proved costly.
Poor ratings and revenue performance.