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One Degree Tuesday, October 8, 2019

20 books that will set apart future business leaders

Musk is the billionaire CEO of SpaceX and Tesla. He says his mission in life is to prevent the human race from destroying itself.

Vance, a Bloomberg Businessweek reporter, gained unprecedented access to Musk and those closest to him. He paints a picture of a man who has always felt a desire to change the world despite having difficulty finding his place in it, and a leader whose intensity can be difficult for the people he works with while simultaneously inspiring them.


P.E.I. plastic bag recycling cut ‘to almost nothing’ by ban

After almost two years of being unable to find markets to recycle single-use plastic bags, the problem on P.E.I. has evaporated with the implementation of the Plastic Bag Reduction Act on July 1, says the CEO of Island Waste Management Corporation.

When China stopped taking overseas recyclables in the fall of 2017, IWMC started stockpiling the bags, and then burning them in Charlottetown’s energy-from-waste plant. But that is no longer necessary.


Stantec report hails smart cities for many benefits

Stantec partnered with think tank ESI ThoughtLab and others on the Smart City Research Initiative.

The research studied 100 metro centres from across the world, stated an Oct. 1 release.

According to the study, 38 per cent of cities deploying smart mobility solutions are reporting greater customer satisfaction and 32 per cent are improving productivity and delivery times for business.


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