Paul Liew

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Customer Experience

What is 5G? Here are the basics

The next generation of cellular technology comes with its own vocabulary. Here's a handy glossary of the key terms that keep popping up.<p>Those crazy-fast 5G networks are right around the corner.<p>Unfortunately, they also come with their own vocabulary of tech jargon and buzzwords that wireless …

Wi-Fi

Why Do Men Make More Money Than Women?

When Lee-Anne McFarlane was hired as a career development advisor with the Ontario Provincial Police in 2007, she took a job for about $30,000 less …

Most Canadians in the dark on retirement savings

Canadians estimate they need $756,000 in retirement savings but most have little idea how they might achieve that.<p>A new poll from CIBC shows that 90% …

Scenic Train Trips Across Canada

Romance of the Rails<p>The Canadian train trips on this list offer stunning scenery and provide more than just transportation from point A to B. Though …

Trains

How the simple act of nature helps you de-stress

Research shows that ‘forest bathing,’ the practice of spending time in a wooded area is good for your mind, body and spirit.<p>If you’re anything like us, chances are you spend a lot more time inside — tapping away at a computer and hunched over your phone — than you do basking in the great outdoors. …

Hiking

Stop doing corporations' digital busywork for free

Over the past year, I stopped responding to customer surveys, providing user feedback or, mostly, contributing product reviews. Sometimes I feel obligated — even eager — to provide this information. Who doesn't like being asked their opinion?<p>But, in researching media technologies as an …

User Generated Content
Kellogg School

The Three Types of Big Data That Matter for CMOs

C-level executives lack a clear typology of the digital data that can help marketing strategists unlock value.<p><b>With a few exceptions</b>, the bulk of …

Big Data

5 ETFs Flaws You Shouldn't Overlook

Exchange-traded funds (ETFs) can be a great investment vehicle for small and large investors alike. These popular funds, which are similar to mutual …

What Motivates Employees More: Rewards or Punishments?

The 18th-century polymath Jeremy Bentham once wrote, “Pain and pleasure govern us in all we do, in all we say, in all we think.” Modern neuroscience strongly supports Bentham’s intuition. The brain’s limbic system, which is important for emotion and motivation, projects to the rest of the brain, …

Employment

The big idea: What your casual online behavior reveals to hackers (and what to do about it)

It seems these days, everybody’s getting hacked.<p>With so much of our most sensitive information stored on servers in some remote part of the world, it …

Information Systems
North Korea

10 macro photography tips for beginners

1. The Lens<p>There are several good lens options out there for macro photography. You could use extension tubes combined with a normal lens, which …

As IBM Ramps Up Its AI-Powered Advertising, Can Watson Crack the Code of Digital Marketing?

As much as we might want to try, nobody can change the weather. However, weather does have the ability to change us—our moods, our health, our daily …

Artificial Intelligence

What Marketers Need to Know About Location-Based Advertising and Where It’s Headed

Marketers have long envisioned a world where millions of people walking by a Starbucks store on a hot day are served an offer for an ice-cold coffee …

AdTech

Learning innovation in the digital age

As the workplace changes, so must education and training. Exciting experiments are under way—but are they enough?<p><b>As technology transforms the</b> …

Innovation

What’s Your Power Style?

Have you ever wondered if a person’s childhood experiences influence the way they operate as a professional later in life? Did that boardroom bully who intimidates others in order to make a point shove people around on the playground as a kid?<p>Whether you are trying to get ahead at your existing …

Great Bosses Do These 7 Things Really Well | Inc.com

While management trends may come and go, some tried-and-true things every great boss does can't be argued any other way. The very best leaders are always able to inspire their employees to remain loyal, hard working, and enthusiastic.<p>If you hope to be a great boss--or want to make sure that you …

Employment

How Leaders Can Push Employees Without Stressing Them Out

One of the most interesting findings of a recent HBR article on team chemistry is that the types of people who become leaders within organizations are about 30% less likely than their coworkers to feel stressed out. As the CEO of a small investment firm, I was surprised by the finding, but as I …

Leadership

How to avoid paying interest on your credit cards

Would you be interested in an interest-free loan every month? If you have a credit card, you may already be taking that interest-free loan — whether …

3 Secrets to a Comfortable Retirement

You may need a lifestyle reset now.<p>The main goal of retirement planning is to be able to maintain roughly the same standard of living after your …

Retirement

The changing face of business - and the part artificial intelligence has to play

<i>Technology is a key topic at the World Economic Forum's Annual Meeting 2017. Watch the session on Artificial Intelligence here.</i><p>Artificial …

The Militarization of Artificial Intelligence

The Militarization of Artificial Intelligence<p>US Army considers artificial intelligence and machine learning for unmanned ground vehicles, while …

Turn Your Brand into a Millennial Magnet with These 3 Marketing Tips

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>The millennial market can be a tough nut to crack, especially for established brands that haven't previously targeted this booming demographic. While penetrating a new demographic is never easy, it is possible, as long as you understand …

Marketing