By Craig Hlavaty Published 9:55 am CDT, Tuesday, September 4, 2018 PHOTOS: Houston's most popular sports catchphrases A question posed this week on Twitter about which state has the best current collection of sports stars got Houston's fiery fans in a mood. Houstonians, of course, have a lot of people to be proud of. >>See the words and phrases all Houston fans know... less PHOTOS: Houston's most popular sports catchphrases A question posed this week on Twitter about which state has the best current collection of sports stars got Houston's fiery fans in a mood. Houstonians, of ... more Photo: Houston Chronicle Photo: Houston Chronicle PHRASE-OLOGY: 37 words and phrases that only Houston sports fans understand"Holy Toledo"The Hall of Fame broadcaster Milo Hamilton was known for yelling "Holy Toledo" when calling some of the … [Read more...] about Does Houston currently have the best collection of sports stars at one time?
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Kickstarter for T-shirts. It sounds like a cliche startup — the kind of pitch that would make an investor cringe. But TeeSpring, a startup that helps designers crowdfund T-shirt ideas, has had such strong initial traction, it just raised $US35 million from top Silicon Valley firms Khosla Ventures and Andreessen Horowitz. Khosla’s Keith Rabois is joining TeeSpring’s board. CEO Walker Williams says his product has already turned 10 people into millionaires by helping their T-shirt ideas go viral. Here’s how TeeSpring works: Simple tools on TeeSpring’s site allow design novices and pros alike to upload T-shirt ideas and slogans. The designers can select which quality and type of shirt they’d like to print on (American Apparel versus Hanes, and a hoodie versus a tank top). There are a bunch of fonts and icons to choose from. The creator then selects how many T-shirts they think they can sell and sets a goal. If at least five T-shirts are pre-ordered, … [Read more...] about A Startup Called Teespring Has Turned 10 People Into Millionaires, And It Just Raised $35 Million To Kill Excess Inventory
Overstocking inventory just because you 'think' it's going to sell is a gamble that can easily lead to losses. Per Bylund Published 2:02 pm, Friday, June 29, 2018 Photo: Hero Images | Getty Images Image 1of/1 CaptionClose Image 1 of 1 Photo: Hero Images | Getty Images Hoarders -- the Business Edition: How to Eliminate Excess Inventory 1 / 1 Back to Gallery If you think your closet at home is disorganized, you don’t want to see what’s lying around H&M’s closet. The Swedish fashion giant is sitting on $4.3 billion in unsold inventory. The company says its massive stockpile is due to new store openings and expanded ecommerce operations, but analysts blame poor inventory management and underwhelming product offerings. Whatever the reason, it’s clear that H&M has a problem on … [Read more...] about Hoarders — the Business Edition: How to Eliminate Excess Inventory
A positive attitude isn't always a great look for a leader. Lydia Belanger Published 9:00 am, Monday, May 14, 2018 Photo: Courtneyk | Getty Images Image 1of/1 CaptionClose Image 1 of 1 Photo: Courtneyk | Getty Images The 5 Worst Leadership Qualities: How Many Does Your Boss Have? 1 / 1 Back to Gallery Sometimes, good intentions backfire. Your boss might think they’re displaying impeccable leadership qualities by being a cheerleader, always insisting the team can succeed, even though consistent success is a pipe dream at best. They might want to give employees freedom but end up not providing enough guidance. They might only want to help an employee with a task, and then another, until a pattern of micromanaging emerges. They might want to be consistent at the expense of adapting to someone’s needs … [Read more...] about The 5 Worst Leadership Qualities: How Many Does Your Boss Have?
Democracy Dies in Darkness Sections Home Try 1 month for $1 Username Sign In Account Profile Newsletters & Alerts Gift Subscriptions Contact Us Help Desk Subscribe Account Profile Newsletters & Alerts Gift Subscriptions Contact Us Help Desk Accessibility for screenreader Acts of Faith by Sarah Pulliam Bailey by Sarah Pulliam Bailey Email the author April 28 at 7:38 AM Email the author The Rev. Patrick J. Conroy, chaplain of the House of Representatives, delivered an interfaith message on the steps of the Capitol for the victims of the mass shooting at an LGBT nightclub in Orlando in 2016. (J. Scott Applewhite/AP) House Speaker Paul D. Ryan (R-Wis.) dismissed the Rev. Patrick J. Conroy this month as chaplain of the chamber, a decision that has ignited a fierce faith and politics debate over the role of a chaplain in a government space. At a closed-door meeting of House Republicans on Friday … [Read more...] about Paul Ryan dismissed the House chaplain. Wait, why does Congress even have a chaplain?