Current Issue: August 2009
Consider the book.
Build a unique business model and even in a tough economy, clients will come.That's the theory driving Minneapolis-based Creatis, a marketing and creative agency that relies on an unusual structure to keep its services affordable. The firm has both an in-house studio to provide customized work and also sends out creative professionals to clients for long-term projects.
It's time for a road trip to Woodstock. Only unlike the thousands of young people who flocked to Max Yasgur's pasture in upstate New York for a festival fueled by music and drugs back in August of 1969, the southwestern Minnesota farmland I am visiting in August of 2009 is powered by wind.
There are 5.3 million Americans with Alzheimer's disease and every 70 seconds-33 seconds within 50 years-another develops it. Want more? According to the Alzheimer's Association, by 2010 there will be a half million new cases of Alzheimer's each year and by 2050 that number could reach one million.