November 7, 2018

Reentering the workforce can be challenging for veterans, but programs and initiatives spearheaded by Koch are helping them find fulfillment in new roles

November 15, 2018

The advantages of working for a business with purpose

Now more than ever, people want companies to stand for something.Askia Ahmad, an IT director at Flint Hills Resources, has noticed that sentiment more and more while meetin...

November 5, 2018

Meet the women leading the future of science and engineering at Koch

If Dawn Wurst had listened to a well-meaning teacher in high school who told her she shouldn't pursue a career in engineering because of her difficulty with math, her f...

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October 26, 2018

Why the next great ideas shouldn’t have to wait

Imagine a world without the lightbulb. Or the telephone. Or even, yes, the internet or cellular network you are using to read this right now. None of these or countless other innovations would have happened if someone had ...

November 20, 2018

How we think about our role as a business in society

In my more than two decades at Koch Industries, I have witnessed—and been part of—remarkable transformati...

November 15, 2018

Q&A: Koch’s Mark Holden boosts criminal justice reform at the White House

When it comes to fixing our country’s broken criminal justice system, there is no wrong time to act, and there ...

November 20, 2018

How we think about our role as a business in society

In my more than two decades at Koch Industries, I have witnessed—and been part of—remarkable transformati...

November 15, 2018

Q&A: Koch’s Mark Holden boosts criminal justice reform at the White House

When it comes to fixing our country’s broken criminal justice system, there is no wrong time to act, and there ...

October 30, 2018

Driving transformation with laser-guided autonomous vehicles

Nobody—and nothing is perfect. As Georgia-Pacific master technician Mike Cooper learned, sometimes even a gigan...

October 23, 2018

How criminal justice reform unites Koch with Alice Marie Johnson

Once incarcerated with a life sentence without the possibility of parole, recently released Alice Marie Johnson knows...

October 12, 2018

Young inventor's innovation could transform the way you wash your hands

Great ideas can come from anyone, anywhere at any time – even while using the bathroom. Just ask 11-year-old Cl...

October 8, 2018

Inside the mission to improve safety

Zero serious injuries. Zero significant process incidents. The vision is a tall order. For a large manufacturer like ...

October 4, 2018

Thinking outside the syllabus

Today’s teachers know challenge. They experience it with every new class of students at the start of every scho...

October 1, 2018

Tariff-ically troubling

Koch Industries’ Vision emphasizes virtuous cycles of mutual benefit. This is the opposite of the “I win,...

October 1, 2018

A new call to action

In last October’s Discovery, Brad Razook and Jeff Ramsey explained how Flint Hills Resources was beginning to t...

October 1, 2018

The nuclear option

Sixty years ago, Charles Koch earned his first post-graduate degree from MIT — a master’s in nuclear engi...

September 26, 2018

Q&A: What is an intrapreneur? Driving positive change for all from within

For Askia Ahmad, doing right for others is the same as doing right for himself. It’s the essence of being an in...

September 6, 2018

Koch interns drive change across the company

Across multiple companies at Koch Industries, innovation teams are working on inspired solutions to solve tough chall...

August 24, 2018

How Can Businesses and Communities Work Together on Criminal Justice?

By removing barriers to opportunity for the least advantaged, believing in individual liberty, and caring for communi...

August 22, 2018

Crowdsourcing a Better Criminal Justice System

From coast to coast, and throughout police departments, our courts, and our prisons and jails, there is no shortage o...

August 17, 2018

Q&A: Women driving growth in manufacturing

American manufacturing is in the midst of a renaissance. As the industry evolves, grows and changes, its workfor...

August 6, 2018

Koch’s Mark Holden on why our commitment to criminal justice reform is only growing

Koch Industries continues to advocate for reforms to the United States’ criminal justice system because the com...

August 3, 2018

EFT Analytics reducing downtime and increasing production efficiencies at Koch Fertilizer Plant

EFT Analytics, a software and energy management solutions provider, is deploying a real-time monitor that is producin...

August 2, 2018

Kid inventors shine at national competition

Innovation takes a lot of imagination – a naturally abundant resource inside the creative minds of kids, often ...

August 2, 2018

How ‘right to try’ can save lives and give hope

Before he was diagnosed with ALS in 2015, Frank Mongiello had a successful career, a loving family, and good health. ...

July 26, 2018

Koch Industries Launches Digital Video Campaign Focusing on the Importance of Free Trade Amid Talks of Tariffs

WICHITA, Kan. – Koch Industries today has released a video campaign advocating for free trade amid an ongo...

July 26, 2018

Why you should care about free trade

Free trade. Fair trade. Trade wars. Tariffs. It’s all over the news. But why should you care? In this vide...

July 17, 2018

Molex celebrates fourth year as an official sponsor of the Bank of America Chicago Marathon

LISLE, IL – Molex, a Koch company and leading global manufacturer of electronic solutions, announces its fourth...

July 10, 2018

Insights from EFT analytics providing huge returns in the steel industry

WICHITA, Kan. – EFT Analytics, a leading provider of predictive analytics, process optimization and energy mana...

July 9, 2018

As STEM needs rise, Koch mentors step up

With the need for professionals in science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM for short) continuing to in...

July 3, 2018

Koch at Aspen Ideas Festival: Transcending tribal identity to unify society

People today seem more divided than ever, over virtually everything. No matter the issue’s size or scope, peopl...

July 2, 2018

Focusing on the individual to strengthen criminal justice for all

Not only is criminal justice reform about improving sentencing guidelines and keeping communities safer; it also mean...

June 29, 2018

Koch at Aspen Ideas Festival: Top 5 criminal justice reform lessons

Rarely has an issue generated such an overwhelming consensus on all sides, but that is precisely what the dire need f...

June 21, 2018

Charles Koch among Glassdoor’s 2018 Top CEOs

The 2018 Glassdoor Employees’ Choice awards are out, naming Koch Industries CEO Charles Koch among the highest-...

June 13, 2018

Drones driving transformation at Matador Cattle Company

John Douglas Russell, or J.D. for short, knows his way around a ranch. As a fifth-generation cattleman with Matador C...

June 8, 2018

How entrepreneurs can apply Koch’s vision to their businesses

Focusing on the customer, acting with integrity, and working toward win-win outcomes are just a few ways that busines...