By Ian Wallis
50 most sensible enterprise principles takes a glance again on the enterprise global over the last 50 years. Revealing the information and ideas that experience replaced how we do company. From the common-or-garden post-it notice that we nonetheless use and love this day, to the progressive fax laptop that modified enterprise for the higher and shaped the beginnings of the quicker, fast-paced company international as we all know it this day. 50 top enterprise rules takes a glance on the principles, innovations and leading edge practices that made an influence within the company international. chosen by means of a panel of best enterprise leaders, marketers, newshounds and inventors, this booklet is the definitive background of the guidelines and innovations that formed the enterprise global over the last 50 years. Inspiring profiles comprise: The cellphone Flexitime Hot-desking Tetrapak cartons Product Placement The ergonomic workplace chair Microwave ovens in a single day couriers The BlackBerry Profiling how the inspirational inspiration took place, its improvement, the hurdles it confronted, to...
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The market was ready to embrace this liberating new technology. In the 1960s, women liked the Pill because it provided a reversible method of birth control that was, and still is today, almost 100% effective when taken as directed. Commercial impact After gaining approval from the FDA in 1960, the Pill quickly gained traction in the American market. 5 million American women were on the Pill; and this figure had almost doubled by 1968. Although the authorities initially tried to put a brake on the spread of oral contraceptives by permitting access to married women only, this just resulted in creating a thriving black market.
Enjoy. 1960s 1 The Pill When: 1961 Where: USA Why: The invention of the contraceptive pill gave women around the world control of their sexuality and was a major step forward in family planning How: Much prior research into hormones was aimed at improving fertility, but the combination of oestrogen and progestin produced an effective contraceptive Who: Carl Djerassi, Frank Colton Fact: In the UK, a quarter of 16- to 49-year-old women take contraceptive pills, which come in 32 different forms Since its launch half a century ago, the contraceptive pill has been credited with everything from triggering sexual anarchy and torpedoing family values to transforming the complexion of the workplace, in allowing women to enter board-level corporate positions for the first time.