Cryptocurrency: Why is Fidelity Interested?

Cryptocurrency: Why is Fidelity Interested?


Digital currencies like Bitcoin and Ethereum continue to garner attention in economic markets and the financial sector is taking note. Indeed, Abby Johnson, CEO of brokerage giant Fidelity, recently revealed that her company was actively exploring cryptocurrencies...and realizing gains.
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Millennials: Disrupting the status quo

Millennials: Disrupting the status quo


Millennials: they're challenging the status quo in every aspect of society, including the corporate sector.
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The Power of Inclusion

THE POWER OF INCLUSION


Are you an employer seeking to attract and engage today's workforce? Be ready to adapt, suggests new research from the Deloitte University Leadership Center for Inclusion and the Billie Jean King Leadership Initiative.
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Can Ethics Guide Artificial Intelligence?

As CEO of IBM, Ginni Rometty is no stranger to both the complexities of the modern business environment and gender diversity. Artificial intelligence, or cognitive computing, as IBM prefers to call it, is not a threat to jobs. In fact, Rometty believes the purpose of AI is to augment the human brain and simplify the job of sorting through the information overload so prevalent today. IBM’s AI program, Watson, famously beat a human on the game show Jeopardy and saved a woman dying of cancer. So how can we leverage AI in a way that benefits all? Rometty says the key is using ethical practices and standards in the development of AI: Continue reading

Decision Making in a World Full of Noise

Today, more than ever, executives have the tools at their fingertips to make informed decisions based on rational data. Further, leaders are more aware of cognitive biases that interfere with good decisions. Yet, the very data that gives us knowledge threatens to overwhelm and business organizations have become more complex and hierarchical—a case of too many cooks in the kitchen. Continue reading