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All you ever wanted to know about Artificial Intelligence

<b>Opinion: just what exactly is Artificial Intelligence and why is it so important? A primer on how AI now rules everything around us</b><p><b>In the …

The Role of AI in Assisting Customer Experience

<i>To track all of the most relevant companies in the Intelligent Assistance ecosystem, refer to the “Intelligent Assistance and Bot” landscape provided by VB Profiles and Opus Research.</i><p>From being the plots of sci-fi thrillers to being seen as threats by the working populace, Artificial Intelligence …

The Difference Between Empathy and Engagement and Why We Should Care

For quite some time now I have had this post brewing on one of my writing ideas lists. Percolating away. It seemed important because I have witnessed …

Against Empathy

Paul Bloom, psychologist and Yale professor, argues that empathy is a bad thing—that it makes the world worse. While we've been taught that putting yourself in another's shoes cultivates compassion, it actually blinds you to the long-term consequences of your actions. In this animated interview …

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The Power of Empathy

Stanford Graduate School of Business Marketing Professor Jennifer Aaker explores the value of harnessing empathy to design products and improve the performance of employees.<p>Takeaways:<p>–Empathy, understanding how others think and feel, is what connects us<p>–New technology like virtual reality is making …

When It Comes To Success, EQ Trumps IQ Every Time

When I was younger, I bought into the fallacy that the “smartest” person always won. I pushed myself to achieve the highest scores, earn the most recognition, and excel in every field.<p>I worked as hard as I could, but I almost always fell short of my goals.<p>Growing up, I often found myself surrounded …

Natural language processing will help humans and machines have more empathy

With the current breakneck pace of innovation, it may seem like technology is on an aggressive mission to solve all of humanity’s most pressing problems.<p>And in some respects, we’re making great progress. We’ve broken tremendous ground in such areas as renewable energy, disease prevention, and …

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Transparent design could teach people to trust AI

We are living in a world of data overload. From behavioral analytics to customer preferences, businesses now have so much data at their fingertips that they’re unable to process and consume all of it in a meaningful way. This is where the magic of machine learning comes in. When applied to massive …

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Global cognitive, AI spending to boom

Read time 2min 50sec<p>Continued proliferation of cognitive and AI solutions will result in significant growth opportunities.<p>With many industries …

Recruiting By Chatbot: 4 Ways HR Tech Can Take Us Higher

We are all converging on Las Vegas with heavy hearts for HR Tech. It’s so soon after the horrific festival shooting that the conference’s homepage has a link to Vegas Strong, the national fundraiser for victims and families. It’s gratifying, at least, to see the totals keep rising. We can watch it …

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Google.ai aims to make state of the art AI advances accessible to everyone

On the stage of Google I/O, CEO Sundar Pichai announced Google.ai, a new initiative to democratize the benefits of the latest in machine learning research. Google.ai will serve as a center of Google’s AI efforts — including research, tools and applied AI.<p>The new site will host research from Google …

Research: For Better Brainstorming, Tell an Embarrassing Story

It was Alex Osborn, a 1960s advertising executive, who coined the term brainstorming. He passionately believed in the ability of teams to generate brilliant ideas, provided they follow four rules: members should share any idea that came to mind, build on the ideas of others, avoid criticism, and, …

The influence of Emotional Intelligence on entrepreneurial journey

What is truly remarkable about our species homo sapiens is that we are constantly evolving. Not just in our physical but also our mental selves. Take …

Want to Be a Better Problem-Solver and Opportunity-Finder? Strategic Design Thinking Holds the Key

Design thinking awakens creativity and activates innovation.<p>Moura Quayle has had an amazing career as a landscape architect, urban-systems designer, a strategic-design scholar, senior leader in government, university dean, and co-founder of UBC Sauder School of Business d.studio. Quayle draws from …

Meet Sass Brown: new dean of the Dubai Institute of Design and Innovation

With her pale green eyes, purple lipstick, inked arms and<p>unruly grey curls interspersed with hot pink highlights, Sass Brown looks every bit as …

Study finds babies as young as four months can feel empathy

Babies just four months old display early signs of empathy, scientists have discovered.<p>When they see another individual's hand being touched, it has …

Non-Empathetic Employers Are Losing Their Best Employees. Here's Why

Who needs empathy when you can fake it, right? These leaders didn't understand the true meaning of empathy and here's what happened to them.<p>Lacking empathy doesn't just hurt company culture, and it's definitely about more than "just feelings." Ask technology and business writer Shea Drake, who …

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Collaboration and empathy as evolutionary success stories

We are life. We are nature. We are Universe. Self-reflexive consciousness allows us different perspectives on this ever-transforming and evolving …

EQ makes you feel empowered, oh, why not!

Several years of research have thrown up some very interesting nuances about <i>emotional intelligence</i>. It seems that those who are better performers are …

Emotional Intelligence As Competitive Differentiator

A workforce that is stacked with individuals possessing high emotional intelligence can separate your business from its rivals<p>People with high emotional intelligence quotients (EQ) are easy to talk with. They are great listeners and strong communicators in both the written and spoken word. People …

FORCED EVOLUTION OF HUMANITY

Stanford Webinar - The Design Thinking Hybrid: An Evolution of Innovation

Hybrid Thinking - 4 approaches to guide us through the 21st century | Arndt Pechstein | TEDxDanubia

Mastering Your Emotions and Using Your Most Valuable Asset

Mark Youngblood, author of 'Dear Human, Master Your Emotions,' shares his experience with learning to understand and react to our emotions correctly.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Our greatest successes can burn like embers in the ashes of our failures, provided that …

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This Email From Elon Musk to Tesla Employees Is a Master Class in Emotional Intelligence

Tesla, the electric-automobile manufacturer led by famed CEO Elon Musk, has struggled mightily with safety over the past few years. California …

In the AI Age, “Being Smart” Will Mean Something Completely Different

Andrew Ng has likened artificial intelligence (AI) to electricity in that it will be as transformative for us as electricity was for our ancestors. I can only guess that electricity was mystifying, scary, and even shocking to them — just as AI will be to many of us. Credible scientists and research …