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What Nike’s Commitment to Sustainability Teaches Us About Innovation

April 17, 2018

By David Ryan Polgar, Contributor With over $20 billion in annual global revenue, Nike is the world’s largest manufacturer of …

Is Reverse Mentoring a Lever for Digital Transformation?

April 11, 2018

Most organizations need major mindset shifts to survive and thrive amid rapid technological change. And reverse mentoring is emerging as a popular way to break people out of their decades-old established ways of working.

Mining for Gold—and Other Creative Ways Companies Are Combating E-Waste

April 10, 2018

E-waste is a global and accelerating problem, with several barriers to finding solutions. But in every problem, there lies opportunity in solving it. Here’s a look at just a few creative solutions for tackling the mounting problem of e-waste.

Will AI Assistants Save Us From Administrative Tedium?

April 4, 2018

37 percent of survey respondents cited administrative work, such as scheduling meetings and data input, as tasks that would be outsourced to machines or automated by 2030. What do these AI assistants look like, and how do they work?

What the Business World Can Learn From France’s Successful Hacker Fake-Out

April 3, 2018

As the cyberthreat landscape multiplies, deception strategies as part of an overall cybersecurity toolkit are gaining momentum. Both governments and businesses can benefit from having a better understanding of deception techniques, including hacking back. Here’s how it works—and what to consider.

Easing in the Robots: How to Confront Employee Fears

March 28, 2018

Across industries, intelligent machines are marching, and along with them fear. How do business leaders today promote the adoption of emerging technologies while adapting the current workforce to the work realities of the future, inspiring and training them in the adoption of new skills?