Small businesses are personal.
When a single mother of two tells you she’s going to leave her well-established career to start a small business, you know what you shouldn’t say to her?
“Don’t do it.”
Small businesses are born of passion and personality, and of collected experiences that make...
What exactly is the Fourth Industrial Revolution — and why should you care?
The Fourth Industrial Revolution is a way of describing the blurring of boundaries between the physical, digital, and biological worlds. It’s a fusion of advances in artificial intelligence (AI), robotics, the Internet of...
Keeping up with the competition was once a central issue that kept business-to-consumer (B2C) leaders awake at night. Not anymore. Now, the primary challenge retailers and brands face is keeping up with their own customers.
As technology evolves and consumers have unprecedented choice at their...
A happy cupcake may not be the first thing you’d think of to explain Dropbox’s phenomenal success. But that image actually represents one of the file-sharing company’s five corporate values, and is a core part of a culture that CEO Drew Houston says has been vital to their business performance.
For many businesses, customer data is now a vital asset and the key to competitive advantage. When unleashed by the power of machine learning and artificial intelligence (AI), it can help them make better decisions, boost productivity and engage customers in exponentially smarter ways.
Mobile app development, a field that didn’t exist 20 years ago, now employs some 12 million individuals worldwide. McKinsey predicts that new occupations, not in existence today, could account for as many as 10% of jobs by 2030.
Salesforce recently caught up with James Manyika, Chairman and...
If I could be you, if you could be me for just one hour
If we could find a way to get inside each other’s mind
If you could see you through my eyes instead of your ego
I believe you’d be surprised to see that you’d been blind
That’s from the start of Joe South’s 1970 hit song Walk a Mile in My...
Ulrich Spiesshofer sees a future where artificial intelligence (AI) “will change the nature of work — not by replacing humans but by augmenting capabilities.” The company he runs, industrial conglomerate ABB, is at the forefront of a new age where AI and humans work hand in hand.
ABB is a company with a 135-year history that has nevertheless leapt to the forefront of the Fourth Industrial Revolution through its innovations in robotics, artificial intelligence (AI), and the Internet of Things (IoT).
The company aims to be “the industrial conglomerate of a low-carbon,...