11 Fashion Brands Helping Fight The COVID-19 Pandemic

From Business Insider. The COVID-19 outbreak has caused a global shortage of important products like personal protective equipment and hand sanitizer for healthcare workers. The fashion industry has been using its resources to help combat the pandemic. From using workshops to produce face masks to making donations towards relief efforts, here’s how brands like Chanel…

The Rise And Fall of USPS

From Business Insider. The United States Postal Service has been around for more than 200 years and is actually older than the United States. However, the organization that always makes it through rain, sleet, and hail may not make it through 2020. A law passed at the end of 2006, combined with the impact of…

Acura Designer Dissects The Design Of The NSX

From Business Insider. The Acura NSX is the company’s most notable car, which left little room for error when developing the second generation of the vehicle. Dave Marek, the executive creative director for Acura, worked on the original, and most recent, design of the supercar. He shared the process and insights that went into recreating…

Lawyer Tactics That White House Press Can Learn From

From Business Insider. President Trump’s coronavirus task force press briefings are known for his tense interactions with reporters. The president often responds to questions from the White House press corps with deflection and diversion. We asked Kent Zimmermann, a legal analyst and former attorney, to reveal courtroom tactics that lawyers would use in similar situations.…

Why China Loves Tesla

From Business Insider. Despite being a California-based company, it’s China where Tesla seems to have found its biggest fans. Tesla has seen its China sales skyrocket, and with its Shanghai factory now operational, there’s no telling how many China-built cars they could sell. So why does China and its buyers adore Tesla so much? Well,…

Everything We Know About Kim Jong Un

From Business Insider. Kim Jong Un has been the supreme leader of North Korea since December 2011. Despite how secretive North Korea is, the leader’s life isn’t a complete mystery. From spending much of his childhood in Switzerland, to his admiration for former NBA player Dennis Rodman—here’s everything we know about Kim’s life and family…

How To Recognize Loneliness And Take Steps To Alleviate It

From Business Insider. Sponsor Content created by Insider Studios with Cigna Feelings of isolation are on the rise. Dr. Doug Nemecek, chief medical officer at Cigna Behavioral Health, shares his insights on the impacts of loneliness and how employers can help alleviate the problem. Learn more about how to reduce loneliness at: www.cigna.com/combattingloneliness. —————————————————— #Loneliness…

Why Coronavirus Deaths Are So High In The Bronx

From Business Insider. The Bronx has fewer people than Manhattan but almost double the amount of COVID-19 cases and deaths. We dive into the economic, societal, and healthcare landscapes of the two New York City boroughs to understand why COVID-19 is two times deadlier in the Bronx. MORE CORONAVIRUS COVERAGE: What Happens After You Call…

The Rise And Fall Of Toms

From Business Insider. Toms went from being valued at $625 million to having massive debt. Blake Mycoskie started the company to help people with its "One for One" donation model. However, Toms had trouble growing beyond its original product and branding. MORE RISE AND FALL: The Rise And Fall Of Harley-Davidson https://youtu.be/zwud-2RKwA0 The Rise And…

Why Doc Martens Are So Expensive | So Expensive

From Business Insider. When Doc Martens first appeared in the UK, in 1960, they were working boots that would cost you under $3 a pair. These days, a pair of Made in England boots could set you back $225. So, what has changed? And why are these shoes now so expensive? For more boots being…

What Happens After You Call 911 For The Coronavirus

From Business Insider. We spoke with Hanan Cohen, the director of corporate development and community paramedicine for Empress EMS, a partner of PatientCare EMS Solutions, in New York’s Westchester County, one of the most affected counties in the country so far with confirmed COVID-19 cases and deaths. Hanan was COVID-19 positive himself and has since…

Why Teslas Accelerate So Fast

From Business Insider. Tesla’s cars are some of the most impressive electric cars available today. Tesla not only broke the range barrier for EVs, it also improved the performance of an electric car considerably. Even though electric motors are inherently quick, the Model S Performance seamlessly blends software and engineering to deliver that power to…

Why Rolls-Royce Cars Are So Expensive | So Expensive

From Business Insider. Rolls-Royce makes some of the world’s most luxurious and expensive cars. Known for producing hand-crafted automobiles that promise a seamless "magical carpet ride" for its customers, Rolls-Royce’s cars do not come cheap. With virtually unlimited optional extras, upgrades, and customizations, the true cost of a bespoke Rolls-Royce has no limits. So what…

How Rally-Car Drivers Avoid Crashes

From Business Insider. Rallying remains one of the most dangerous motorsports in the world. However, to help these brave drivers survive each high-risk race is a co-driver sitting shotgun reading off a list of directions called "pacenotes". It’s because of these co-drivers telling them what’s ahead that racers are able to drive full speed around…