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Deputy Editor, — Inc.
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Deputy Editor, | Business journalist. Digital strategist. Summer lover.

IN BRIEF; A Coffee-Sandwich Merger Has Its First Offspring — Xando Coffee and Bar and Cosi Sandwich Bar, restaurant chains that merged in September, opened their first combined location at 461 Park Avenue South (at 31st Street) on Wednesday. In addition to offering the food that each restaurant has already become known for, like Xando's s'mores and Cosi's freshly baked bread, the 80-seat Xando Cosi has an expanded menu with items neither chain has sold before.

Founder trumpets religion — Highlighting the themes in his autobiography, titled "It's Easier to Succeed Than to Fail," S. Truett Cathy-founder and chair of Chick-fil-A-spoke Wednesday afternoon to an audience of Divinity school students and professors about the important role religion has played in his life.

Is Stephen Wolfram the Isaac Newton of Our Time? — The Wolfram Research founder looks at the technological implications of a shift that the scientific community has experienced in recent years.

Stephen Wolfram: How Crowdfunding Will Change Science — One of Stephen Wolfram's challenges has been getting the public invested in his unorthodox methods for figuring out the fundamental theory of physics.

Noreena Hertz: Becoming a Better Decision-Maker — Noreena Hertz explains the importance of carving out time to think.

Noreena Hertz: Why PowerPoint Is Bad for Decision-Making — Unexpected things can change your decision-making, even if you don't realize it.

Noreena Hertz: Get Insights From the Right People — Often, your employees on the ground can tell you more about your business than management.

Noreena Hertz: You Have to Challenge Your Own Thinking — Noreena Hertz has found that experts who appear the most confident are those who underperform.

Noreena Hertz: Should You Trust Your Gut? — Noreena Hertz talks about the difference between making instant and drawn-out decisions.

Noreena Hertz: How to Overcome Indecisiveness — To make better decisions, set a deadline and stick to it.
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Nov 21, 2014

RT @felicitybarr: Yale drs told 14-yr-old Adam Lanza’s parents to treat his emotionl problems. They didn't.… @michaelhayes @buzzfeednews

Nov 20, 2014

MT @DaveBalter: Yesterday we sold @smarterer for $75M. Today we're preparing for the 4th Trimester. Must read @Inc:

Nov 20, 2014

Go @DaveBalter MT @EricSchurenberg: I Sold My Google-Backed Startup for $75 Million Yesterday and I'm Scared to Death

Nov 20, 2014

RT @SteveCase: A Brief History of Failure "Take heart: good ideas never disappear forever" #BeFearless

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