Future of Work and Organisations

By Andy Spence | Including people management, technology, demographics, workplace and rethinking organisations - all with an added dose of randomness.

Twelve Forces That Will Radically Change How Organizations Work: The New New Way of Working

Related Expertise People & Organization,<p>The <i>New</i> New Way of Working<p>, Susanne Dyrchs,<p>Contact the Authors<p>Senior Partner & Managing Director<p>Susanne …

Chaat

How to Thrive — and Survive — in a World of AI Disruption

The challenge we face today is not a “world without work” but a world with rapidly changing work.<p>The pace of progress in AI and machine learning is …

Innovation

The next-generation operating model for the digital world

Companies need to increase revenues, lower costs, and delight customers. Doing that requires reinventing the operating model.<p><b>Companies know</b> where …

Thought Leadership

Here are 50 Companies Leading the AI Revolution

We know that artificial intelligence will soon reshape our world. But which companies will lead the way? To help ­answer that question, research firm …

Artificial Intelligence

How AI Is Changing The Way Companies Are Organized | Fast Company | The Future Of Business

Innovation

Samsung Ideas for Work

employees think using the right mobile tech has a positive impact on company performance<p>There is a clear danger that technology is running ahead of …

Here's how IoT is transforming 6 different industries

From agriculture to retail, the Internet of Things (IoT) is changing how companies in many industries do business.<p>This is more evident than ever at the IoT Solutions World Congress, which kicked off in Barcelona, Spain on Tuesday.<p>Industry experts from all sectors are at the event showcasing how …

Internet of Things

trendwatching.com | 5 TRENDS FOR 2017 | Consumer Trend Briefing | Nov 2016

5 actionable, delight-inducing trends to run with NOW.Read the 5 Trends for 2017 Consumer Trend Briefing from trendwatching.com »

13 Predictions on Artificial Intelligence

We have discussed some AI topics in the previous posts, and it should seem now obvious the extraordinary disruptive impact AI had over the past few …

Artificial Intelligence

Waiting to make their move: Asia’s looming labour shortage

Waiting to make their moveAsia’s looming labour shortage<p>There is an obvious solution<p>print-edition iconFrom the print edition | Asia<p>Feb 11th 2017<p>THE …

Asia

The AI Threat Isn’t Skynet. It’s the End of the Middle Class

In February 1975, a group of geneticists gathered in a tiny town on the central coast of California to decide if their work would bring about the end …

Artificial Intelligence

First FDA Approval For Clinical Cloud-Based Deep Learning In Healthcare

The first FDA approval for a machine learning application to be used in a clinical setting is a big step forward for AI and machine learning in healthcare and industry as a whole.<p>Arterys’s medical imaging platform has been approved to be put into use to help doctors diagnose heart problems. It uses …

Machine Learning

Smile, you're on camera, and it knows who you are

<b>Helen of Troy may have had a "face that launch'd a thousand ships", according to Christopher Marlowe, but these days her visage could launch a lot more besides.</b><p>She could open her bank account with it, authorise online payments, pass through airport security, or raise alarm bells as a potential …

Analytics

The Data That Turned the World Upside Down - Motherboard

<i>An earlier version of this story appeared in Das Magazin in December.</i><p>On November 9 at around 8.30 AM., Michal Kosinski woke up in the Hotel Sunnehus in Zurich. The 34-year-old researcher had come to give a lecture at the Swiss Federal Institute of Technology (ETH) about the dangers of Big Data and …

Data Management

2017 Global Workplace Trends by Sodexo

Organizations are seeking the holy grail of agility—speed plus stability—with an ultimate goal of responding to new conditions, all while keeping …

In the age of artificial intelligence, here's how we can compete

Until recently, artificial intelligence (AI) was similar to nuclear fusion in unfulfilled promise. It had been around a long time but had not reached …

Here's how robots are going to change employment

ManpowerGroup, one of the world's largest jobs companies, released a report detailing how the technological revolution is going to change the …

The promise of augmented reality

Replacing the real world with a virtual one is a neat trick. Combining the two could be more useful<p>SCIENCE fiction both predicts the future and …

Augmented Reality

Socially Sensitive AI Software Coaches Call-Center Workers

Customer-service reps are getting real-time coaching from software that has learned to detect problems in a conversation.<p>Next time you call customer …

Retailers Turn to Silicon Valley to Lure Customers

Tech firms tout artificial intelligence and data; personalization ‘is the holy grail’<p>In the age of Amazon.com Inc., other retailers are scrambling to find a way to keep consumers shopping on their sites and in stores.<p>The trick? Personalization, via data and tech.<p>Sunglass Hut is employing deep …

Silicon Valley

Transitioning to the future of work and the workplace

Perspectives<p>Embracing digital culture, tools, and approaches<p>A Deloitte survey (sponsored by Facebook) asked C-suite executives for their perspectives …

The Workplace

Automation Won't Create New Jobs Like Technology Did In The Past

LONDON, ENGLAND – AUGUST 10: Alexander the friendly robot visits the Indoor Park to interact with children by telling classic fairy tales, singing and dancing at Westfield London on August 10, 2016 in London, England. (Photo by Jeff Spicer/Getty Images for Westfield)<p>“Increased productivity leads to …

Automation

Jos de Blok l Organisation without management l Meaning 2015

The 100-Year Life | London Business School

Preparing for the digital business transformation

Article<p>Aligning the organization for its digital future Findings from the 2016 digital business global executive study and research report<p>July 25, …

Thought Leadership

a new business ideology

<i>“Ideas lead technology. Technology leads organizations. Organizations lead institutions. Then ideology brings up the rear, lagging all the</i> …

Leadership

Why Stephen Hawking Is Wrong About Artificial Intelligence

Artificial intelligence is a long way from perfect, but gut reactions and fear won't lead to true innovation.<p>Theoretical physicist and author Stephen Hawking recently said that "artificial intelligence could be the greatest disaster in human history, unless humans learn to mitigate the risks …

Artificial Intelligence

The art of forecasting in the age of artificial intelligence

Article<p>Minds and machines: The art of forecasting in the age of artificial intelligence Deloitte Review issue 19<p>July 25, 2016<p>The human/artificial …

Artificial Intelligence

Trust: does it impact team performance… or not?

How many teams are you part of right now? Probably at least one, maybe quite a few. How much time do you spend thinking about and working to build …

Psychology