Innovation=improv at Ask.com. Lisa Kavanaugh, chief product and technology officer, says employees learn both courage and creativity through onstage antics, which translate into new product development and growth.
"We are no longer a general purpose search engine," Kavanaugh tells us. Instead, Ask.com uses proprietary, semantic search technology to deliver answers from its own content banks, community, experts, and from all over the web.
NASCAR, if you think about it, represents all that's environmentally nasty about gasoline vehicles--fuel-guzzling cars muscling their way around a track at as high a speed as possible for entertainment. Sprint Cup team Hall of Fame is, however, trying to do a little something about the eco-footprint of the sport...but is the move enough?