Understanding why Empathy and Self-Awareness are Essential to People Management Success

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Successful people management helps align qualified people to organizations and their overall strategies. These strategies translate into distinct and competitive advantages that cannot be easily imitated. People can be one source of competitive advantage, because they are valuable, rare, not easily imitated, and there are no good substitutes. People are complex and oftentimes underestimate their capabilities. …

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How Artificial Intelligence (AI), Machine Learning (ML), and Deep Learning Marketing Technology (MarTech) Tools are Scaling Personalization

We live in exciting and turbulent technological times driven by data. Businesses are increasingly relying on data to make better business decisions. As a result of increasing investments in Artificial Intelligence (AI), Machine Learning (ML), and deep learning, the days of frustrating, inaccurate statistics, trends, and data-sets are coming to an end. AI, ML, and …

Memes, like Genes, are Powerful Copy Machines used to Propagate Ideas in the Information Age

What is a Meme? Did you know that you spend much of your life copying and transmitting entities called memes? We are Ego-Centric and memes feed off of our Egos. We are biological machines and our selves, the Egos we identify with, are complex memes. Memes are symbols that carry the smallest amount of information …

Blockchain: How the New Kid on the Block will Uproot the Archaic Banking Institutions and Revolutionize the World

The only reason money has value is because we believe it has value. The U.S. currency, once backed by Gold, is now backed by the Federal Reserve. Congress created the Federal Reserve to monitor, analyze, and administer money. They set interest rates which, in the most basic sense, is the price of borrowing money. The Federal Reserve …

The Future is Now: How AI, Automation, & Sharing Economies are Transforming our World

As new technology catapults us into the future, the nature of work continues to change. The days of big pensions and long tenure are over, as the sharing economy and advancing technologies like Artificial Intelligence(AI), automation, and Machine Learning(ML) are rolled out. While some argue that automation and AI will replace jobs, others argue that …

Universal Basic Income(UBI): What it Means, How it Works, & Why it has the Potential to Transform the World

Over the past few months, Universal Basic Income(UBI) has gotten a lot of attention. The rich get richer, the middle class shrinks, and employment is less stable. 57% of global jobs are at risk from automation. From self driving cars to the retail apocalypse, we are living in an age of widening economic inequality. What …