Chet Dalzell | April 14, 2014
This past month, I was reminded how vital it is to have grit to achieve success, that is "true grit." The sports world gave us an improbable U.S. Men's College Basketball champion in the UConn (University of Connecticut) Huskies. Only one lower-seeded team in the history of the NCAA men's tournament—Villanova in 1985—has reached the March Madness pinnacle. UConn achieved this success against all odds
Post & Parcel
April 16, 2014
The US Postal service has launched its second trial of a same day delivery service, this time in New York City.
Dead Tree Edition
April 13, 2014
Partly because of a shift to lower-paid employees, the U.S. Postal Service experienced a rare improvement in its business last year, according to a Postal Regulatory Commission analysis. But the PRC warned that USPS is still on shaky ground – losing money for the seventh year in a row, short on cash, and unable to borrow money or invest in new equipment.In other words, the good ship Postal Service is still sinking, but it’s not taking on quite as much water as it used to.The PRC calculates that USPS’s financial loss from operations was “only” $1 billion in FY2013, down