• Artificial Intelligence Is Being Designed To Make Us More Human, Not Less.
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    Advancements in AI are moving us closer to a reality where computers are so intelligent that they’re capable of conducting human-like reasoning and conversations. On the tail end of Gigaom Change 2016 last week where 30+ keynote panelists (all industry experts) converged to showcase  7 key enterprise technologies changing the future of business, questions being asked were: What new opportunities does AI open up for business leaders? What does it take to be a cognitively…

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  • The Nature Of Work Is Changing And So Are Jobs.
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    With 6 out of 10 urban consumers saying work is a part of who they are, not just a place you go or somewhere to make money, key to finding the jobs of the future will be knowing where to look. The changing nature of work has enormous implications for how we structure organizations, manage people, and design workplaces, but the jobs of the future are also changing with some wondering what will new roles and titles look like? Some organizations are already leveraging the new ways of working;…

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  • Five Major Ways In Which The World Is About To Change.
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    IoT doesn’t just expand the possibilities of computing, but “fundamentally redefines it and is a game-changer for almost every part of the economy with the capacity to solve the greatest social and business challenges of our time.” So believes Doug Davis, senior VP and GM of the Internet of Things Group at Intel. “Every overnight sensation is 20 years in the making,” and we’re now at a point in time where our collective ability to truly solve some of the world’s…

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  • If You’re Not Part Of The Solution, You’re Part Of The Problem.
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    As businesses become increasingly powerful with the ability to affect significant social and societal change, the expectations consumers have for brands to do exactly that has equally grown in magnitude. A report by Havas last year (from a sampling of 10,000 global consumers) concluded that 80% of Prosumers and 65% of the mainstream believe that it’s no longer acceptable for businesses to operate solely for profit. Further, “consumers don’t just want brands…

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  • “How Do You Unleash A Billion People To Solve The World’s Biggest Problems?”
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    At first glance it might appear that the Billionaire’s Institute is some kind of club for the elite echelon who have the kind of wealth most people can’t even imagine… not even close. Becky Kanis Margiotta and her friend Joe McCannon co-founded The Billions Institute to answer one question: “how do we unleash a billion people to solve the world’s biggest problems in the next 50 years?” Part of that question then became, how quickly can…

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