3 career questions that will change your life: Jane Miller, CEO, Rudi’s Bakery

Probably the most down-to-earth, warm CEO you could ever meet, Jane Miller tells her career story succinctly: “Poor girl from Peoria makes good, leads industry and becomes CEO.” After running billion-dollar divisions at Frito-Lay, Bestfoods and Heinz, Miller has found her bliss as CEO of Boulder, Colo.-based Rudi’s Bakery. She recently founded JaneKnows.com, where she … [Read more…]

Author Florence Williams reveals the toxin-breast cancer link

Author Florence Williams knows just about everything about mammary glands. Here, she explains how toxins concentrate in these objects of obsession, where they may increase breast cancer risk. A recent New York Times review compared Breasts: A Natural and Unnatural History (W.W. Norton & Company, 2012) to Rachel Carson’s 1962 classic Silent Spring—but called the … [Read more…]