The Secret Code to Unleashing the World’s Most Amazing Flavors - Wired, August 2016

Food can be a potent source of wellness. A famous chef presents what he calls his “unified theory of deliciousness.”


Disrupting Your Own Happiness - A Wealth of Common Sense, August 4, 2016

This article explains what to do when personalities that achieve great wealth and business success have a difficult time finding a work-life balance because their work is so important to them.


Scientists Get Closer to Harnessing the Health Benefits of Red Wine - Wall Street Journal, August 1, 2016

Here’s some good news for red wine lovers.


The Hottest Start-Up Market? Baby Boomers - The New York Times, August 3, 2016

More and more companies and entrepreneurs are plugging into a wealthy slice of the over-50 demographic called the longevity market. In the U.S. alone, an estimated 75 million Baby Boomers generate an annual economic activity equivalent to $7.6 trillion. The biggest market opportunity for start-ups is older Americans rather than hip millennials. The point to remember: “Every dissonance of age is a marketing opportunity.”


A Striking Stat:

The economic rule for most of the world is “retrenchment,” but the tourism industry is the exception. Rather than contracting, it’s growing and outperforming global GDP growth by substantial margins. This year, the world travel industry is expected to grow by 3.5 percent and visitor exports by 3 percent.
Source: World Travel & Tourism Council, 2016

AuthorBeth McGroarty, Director of Research, GWI