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How to Make an AI Project More Likely to Succeed

A recent survey by Deloitte of “aggressive adopters” of cognitive technologies found that 76% believe that they will “substantially transform” their companies within the next three years. There probably hasn’t been this much excitement about a new technology since the dotcom boom years in the late …

Artificial Intelligence

Chaos Is needed to keep us smart with Machine Learning

<b>By Smrati Gupta, CA Technologies</b>.<p>I like how machine learning has found its way into our lives and how it makes the interaction with technology far …

Machine Learning

Why I’ll Never Be Replaced by a Robot

A lot of people are worried that robots are going to take their jobs. Doctors are worried that they’ll be replaced by robot doctors. Chefs are worried that they’ll be replaced by robot chefs. But me? I’m not worried. I do certain things at work that a robot would never be able to replicate.<p>For …

Love

What Croatia’s president taught the world about leadership at the World Cup

Spectators in the VIP section of the FIFA World Cup tend to be a far more sedate and stolid crew than fans elsewhere in the stadium. At Sunday’s …

Europe

3 things every project manager must communicate with stakeholders

Clear and timely communication, as well as the type of information shared, is vital to a project's success.<p>When stakeholders, whether they are IT …

Project Management

Three Ways Great Leaders Show They Care About Their Team

A few years ago, I worked with a large healthcare client with 74,000 employees. They have built an internal university and invite every clinic manager to attend a management development program for five days. Mid-week, the CEO stops by to do a “Town Hall” where he fields questions and shares …

Leadership

STOPPING BREXIT

Brexit is not a done deal. And it won’t be until 29 March next year. At any point up to then, we can change our minds and stay in the EU.<p>The most …

Great Britain

How Harley-Davidson Used Artificial Intelligence to Increase New York Sales Leads by 2,930%

It was winter in New York City and Asaf Jacobi’s Harley-Davidson dealership was selling one or two motorcycles a week. It wasn’t enough.<p>Jacobi went for a long walk in Riverside Park and happened to bump into Or Shani, CEO of an AI firm, Adgorithms. After discussing Jacobi’s sales woes, Shani, …

Artificial Intelligence

The Most Effective Leaders 'Show Up' With These 4 Things Every Day

Every leader or aspiring leader wants to be an effective leader. They want to know what they have to do or who they have to be to lead with impact and influence in order to have the voice and provide the value they envision. Many of my coaching clients want a 60-day plan that’ll somehow get them to …

Leadership

4 Things That Set Successful CEOs Apart

The chief executive role is a tough one to fill. From 2000 to 2013, about a quarter of the CEO departures in the Fortune 500 were involuntary, according to the Conference Board. The fallout from these dismissals can be staggering: Forced turnover at the top costs shareholders an estimated $112 …

Leadership

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Joost d'Hooghe on LinkedIn: "A Dutch dream is approaching reality, solar powered mobility with the looks of a hypercar - support this …

Solar Power

Defining “Technology”

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How the Eisenhower box can organize your life

In a typical day, how many things are scribbled on your to-do list? You might have a key deadline for a work project or family commitments to handle. …

Time Management

This CEO Stopped Managing Results and Started Focusing on People, and Everything Changed

Traditional wisdom says you should manage your business based on results, turns out its bad advice.<p>When Jason Lippert became CEO in 2003, Lippert Components (LCI) a manufacturing company was assumed to have peaked while hovering at $100 million in sales.<p>With many companies outsourcing shipping …

lippert

How to Ask Great Questions

Much of an executive’s workday is spent asking others for information—requesting status updates from a team leader, for example, or questioning a counterpart in a tense negotiation. Yet unlike professionals such as litigators, journalists, and doctors, who are taught how to ask questions as an …

Psychology

These are the 5 “super skills” you need for jobs of the future

Work is changing, so to stay ahead you’ll need to master these skills that you probably didn’t learn in college.<p>Chances are your job description has changed over the past five years. Or maybe your role didn’t even exist a short time ago. The workplace of today and the future looks quite different …

Indiana University

Don't Chase Trends. Here's How to Build an Enduring Empire

The behavior of buyers can be erratic. Preferences change and trends come and go. But here's what you have to do to build an enduring empire.<p>The behavior of buyers in a marketplace can be erratic. Preferences change, trends come and go, and price sensitivity can fluctuate significantly. This often …

Customers

Why Reading Books Makes You a Better Person, According to Science

Researchers have found that people who read regularly are better off.<p>Books are good for people on so many levels. They can help you fall asleep, lower your stress through laughter or tears, provide an escape from reality, and offer exposure to perspectives different from your own. Here are three …

The Brain

How Lebron James And The NBA Are Schooling Us About The Future Of Business

We are in the middle of the World Cup and America's past time -- but the NBA is getting all the buzz right now. Here is what businesses can learn.<p>If you are not an NBA basketball fan, you may have missed the news recently that the league's premier player, Lebron James, recently signed a blockbuster …

Lebron James

“You in 20”

To stimulate the engagement of diverse members we match profiles of members by a collection of some 20 words. Your collection of words vs pictures or …

Want to Grow to the Next Level? It Starts With Your Professional Bucket List.

"Bucket lists" represent our visions of our most fulfilling lives. Professional bucket lists are the path to our greatest growth. What's on yours?<p>Everyone has a proverbial bucket list of experiences or material goods that they believe will bring them ultimate life happiness. I admit I have a long …

Entrepreneurship

Want to Raise Successful Kids? Science Says Praise Them Like This (but Most Parents Do the Opposite)

Stop praising kids for their innate or God-given abilities, and instead focus on their effort.<p>What if I were to tell you that you could increase the odds that your kids will achieve great success in life--maybe greater success than you've had--simply by making a small change in how you praise them …

personaldevelopment

What Happens To Your Brain When You're Dehydrated? The Results Can Be Kind Of Scary

We all know that drinking water is literally the best thing we can do for our bodies. It helps us regulate our internal body temperature, digest our …

Wellness

Upp! saves plastic waste – Jan Jaap Folmer

“Plastic waste is suffocating our oceans and our planet. Every year we add 300 million ton of plastic waste to the pile we already have. Less than …

Pollution

7 TED Talks That Will Help You Be A Better Leader

As a leadership and culture coach, I’m always on the lookout for new inspiration. Learning about other people’s experiences, strategies, and ideas about leadership can generate awesome insight!<p>Here are some TED talks that “package” what makes great leaders into concise, informative speeches.<p><b>1. John</b> …

Leadership

Bitcoin. Thanks, but no thanks.

A brief history of disruption.<p>“The only thing worse than being blind is having sight but no vision.” — Helen Keller<p><i>2900–1800 BC.</i><p>Over 4,500 years ago …

Bitcoin

This self-driving grocery delivery car will sacrifice itself to save pedestrians

The vehicles will take part in a pilot program with Kroger in the fall.<p>Most self-driving cars are designed to carry people. That’s what Google’s autonomous vehicles do in Arizona, for example. But a company called Nuro has created a diminutive ‘bot that can drive itself down streets toting eggs, …

Autonomous Cars

Jeff Bezos Banned PowerPoint in Meetings. His Replacement Is Brilliant

Narrative memos have replaced PowerPoint presentations at Amazon. Here are 3 reasons why.<p>In his 2018 annual letter, Amazon founder and CEO Jeff Bezos repeated his rule that PowerPoint is banned in executive meetings. What Bezos replaced it with provides even more valuable insight for entrepreneurs …

Public Speaking