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5 Trends to Ride in 2017

<b>Your business and career will benefit if you strategically pursue the smartest of today’s ideas.</b><p><b>Mimic Mother Nature</b><p>If you’re not incorporating the …

Leaders Series: Maja Vujinovic @ General Electric

Issue 24— March 28th, 2017<p><i>This series highlights the unique stories of leaders from various communities across the growing digital currency and</i> …

General Electric

Human Centred Design vs Design Thinking vs Service Design vs UX …. What do they all mean?

<i>Is your latest product/service created through a human centred, design thinking agile approach with user experience design and service design experts</i> …

Quantum Computing - IBM Q - US

How to Share With Just Friends<p>Get started<p>Partner with IBM Q<p>Learn about the IBM Q Network, a worldwide community of forward-thinking companies, …

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Meet Catherine—Cat for short. A composite character based on information about nearly 350 successful investment bankers, she represents the top 1 …

IBM head of design wields $100M and 1,300 designers to bring design back to IBM

Phil Gilbert is the GM and head of design at IBM, leading an organization of over 1,300 designers. In this episode, he discusses creating IBM’s proprietary design thinking methodology, their own design school for new graduates, and what he’s going to do with the $100 million that IBM has entrusted …

Five IoT Battlegrounds: Where Does Your Company Fit?

Robots eliminate a lot of human error, but as with all technologies, they’re not perfect. Just ask General Motors, which uses thousands of robots to make cars. There was a time when the automaker learned of a downed robot only after the problem had halted an assembly line and created costly …

How to prepare for employment in the age of artificial intelligence

For centuries, humans have been fretting over “technological unemployment” or the loss of jobs caused by technological change. Never has this sentiment been accentuated more than it is today, at the cusp of the next industrial revolution.<p>With developments in artificial intelligence continuing at a …

IA Summit 2017: Designing for Humans

The first day of the 2017 IA Summit overwhelmed me in the best way possible. I attended a variety of sessions, talks and discussions about how …

11 Life Lessons From Buddha That Will Soothe Your Soul (And Make You Much Happier)

Guatam Buddha is at the center of Buddhist teachings, and his words of wisdom have been passed down over the millennia through oral teachings and …

The Blockchain Will Do to the Financial System What the Internet Did to Media

Even years into the deployment of the internet, many believed that it was still a fad. Of course, the internet has since become a major influence on our lives, from how we buy goods and services, to the ways we socialize with friends, to the Arab Spring, to the 2016 U.S. presidential election. Yet, …

Blockchain

Accenture Positioned as a Leader in Latest IDC MarketScape Report for Worldwide Digital Transformation Service Providers to Utilities Companies

NEW YORK; Mar. 7, 2017 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) has been positioned as a leader in the IDC MarketScape: Worldwide Digital Transformation Service …

These 9 entrepreneurs were paid $100,000 to drop out of college — here's what they're up to today

"Some ideas just can't wait," reads the website for the Thiel Fellowship.<p>In 2011, the investor, entrepreneur, and now Trump adviser Peter Thiel launched a program that awards $100,000 to promising young entrepreneurs who are willing to drop out of college and turn their bright ideas into real …

These 5 Brain-Friendly, Mood-Boosting Drinks Are Happiness in a Cup

While there's no definitive cure-all for anxiety and depression, holistic health can play a role in your healing and mood management. Try adding …

Mental Health

Bots: What you need to know

<i>“Bots are the new apps”</i><i>—Satya Nadella, CEO of Microsoft</i><p>Bots are a new, AI-driven way to interact with users in a variety of environments. As AI …

Chatbots

20 Things that Will Matter a Lot Less to You in 20 Years

Too often we let the little frustrations of each day blind us to the beauty in front of us. We get caught up in our own heads, and literally don’t …

Social Media

The Python Mega Course: Build 10 Real World Applications

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– BREAKING FINTECH BUSINESS MODELS RELYING ON SERVER-BASED THIRD PARTY DATA AGGREGATION.<p>Recently, Xero announced that CBA had re-affirmed its long …

Financial Services

Artificial Intelligence Is Becoming A Major Disruptive Force In Banks' Finance Departments

A combination of elements including massive distributed computing power, the decreasing cost of data storage, and the rise of open source frameworks is helping to accelerate the application of artificial intelligence (AI). Our own research indicates that, by 2035, AI could double economic growth …

Artificial Intelligence

Global Tax Compliance

Microsoft Awards Accenture Seven-Year Contract Extension for Finance, Accounting and Procurement Business Process Services

NEW YORK; Dec. 12, 2016 – Microsoft has awarded Accenture (NYSE: ACN) a seven-year contract extension to continue providing finance and accounting …