Disruption

Elon Musk is not a conventional CEO — stop expecting him to be

Elon Musk’s tweet on Tesla going private has drawn no shortage of opinions, and it will be up to federal regulators to figure out whether he …

Business

How Uber, valued at billions, was sent packing by a start-up in Singapore

SINGAPORE: It brought us services such as UberX, UberPool and UberPet. For millions of commuters worldwide, Uber has changed the face of transport, …

Transportation

Effective Advertising Techniques for Small Business

Today, smart marketing is no longer just about creating a TV commercial, magazine ad, or killer radio spot. Consumers are now finding new products …

Small Business

The Good News And Bad News About The Tech Bubble

It is hard not to look around and think there’s a tech bubble out there. Here is my very, very outsider view of things: people in tech have significantly overestimated how fast AI will swallow the economy, and there are a lot of money losing bets based on the hope of backing the next unicorn. What …

Venture Capital

Tories launch project 'no fear' to ensure EU medicine and car parts will be available in the event of 'no-deal' Brexit

Britain will recognise some EU regulations in the event of a no-deal Brexit to ensure that the country does not grind to a halt, The Telegraph has learned.<p>Government papers setting out what will happen if the UK leaves without a deal make clear that Britain will adopt a “flexible” approach to …

Great Britain

UK's right-wing Farage vows to end Brexit 'sell-out'

LONDON (AP) — In Britain, there is a growing sense of Brexit deja vu.<p>Two years after the country voted to leave the European Union, emotional arguments about membership in the bloc are raging as fiercely as they did during the 2016 referendum.<p>With seven months until Britain officially leaves the …

Great Britain

Closing part of A55 for weeks is 'foot on the windpipe' of North Wales economy, says AM

Major investment is needed in North Wales transport links to prevent more roadwork chaos, AMs have warned.<p>The Welsh Government has announced that a …

North Wales

Will Subscription Services Really Give Movie Theaters a Boost?

The 2018 box office has been great, but are MoviePass and AMC Stubs A-List responsible?<p>Almost eight months into 2018, total U.S. box office sales are …

Box Office

Sydney trains technical issues spark major delays across the city

Major delays across the Sydney train network have left weekend commuters fuming, stranded, and running late by up to two hours.<p>NSW Transport …

Trains

Industrial Internet of Things - Reports - World Economic Forum

Despite the great promise and new opportunities of the Industrial Internet, many factors could hinder future growth. Figure 3 shows our survey …

World Economic Forum

Data Generated By Government Creates An Opportunity For Startups : Amitabh Kant

<b>NITI Aayog CEO Amitabh Kant</b> believes that enormous amount of data being generated in the country, especially by the government due to initiatives …

NITI Aayog

Rail boss blamed for summer chaos trousers £16,000 pay rise as passengers suffer

One of the bosses blamed for this summer’s rail chaos earned an extra £16,000 as passengers faced a nightmare on his network.<p>TransPennine Express …

Trains

India Data Summit

Data + AI economy is paving the way for new innovations, broadened access to opportunity and solutions to address some of business and society’s most …

India

Op-Ed | What Fashion Must Learn from Apple’s $1 Trillion Milestone

Fashion’s future is a long going out of business sale, unless it turns itself upside down, argues John Thorbeck.<p><b>CARMEL, United States —</b> What can …

Fashion

Is Cognizant Technology Solutions Corporation a Buy?

The professional services leader has the competitive moat and the growth to power your retirement account.<p><b>Cognizant Technology Solutions</b> …

Investing

Delays and long queues spark drop in airline passenger satisfaction

Airline passenger satisfaction has dropped over the past two years amid disappointment with delays and long queues, new figures show.<p>The percentage …

Flying

Dare to prepare for success

Entrepreneurship is on the rise worldwide as technological disruption has completely transformed many industries. The world is ablaze with new …

Entrepreneurship

Here Come The Notebooks

About five years ago in business school, almost every MBA course used Excel. Now, as someone who teaches at business school, I’ve seen firsthand how almost every class uses some type of notebook technology. Outside of the classroom, businesses are rapidly adopting notebook-based technologies that …

Data Science

Apstra Hires Former VeloCloud Exec, Tells Cisco to Bring It

Michael Wood took another emerging technology vendor, VeloCloud, to the top of the SD-WAN market. Apstra wants him to do the same for its company and …

Networking

Dealing with Disruption: a five-point checklist for success

The last couple of years have been marked by uncertainty. From Brexit to global politics, new technologies to regulation and governance, there has …

Innovation

What Amazon and Uber Teach Us About the Disruptive Power of Convenience

Convenience is the next big thing in customer service. Tap into the mindset and watch sales soar.<p><i>Shep Hyken is an</i> <i>Entrepreneurs' Organization (EO)</i> <i>member, award-winning keynote</i> <i>speaker and</i> New York Times <i>bestselling business author. As a customer service and experience expert, he knows the critical</i> …

Business Strategy

Building a Truly Disruptive Company Requires These 5 Elusive Things | Inc.com

As far as redemptions of the past decade go, the act of being "disruptive" has enjoyed a cultural turnaround that's perhaps only second to that of Brussels sprouts.<p>Being labeled a disruption used to mean a letter to your parents from school; nowadays, it's a title befitting a billionaire. But what …

Innovation

Benettons’ Atlantia Offers Initial $570 Million After Genoa Bridge Collapse

The Benetton family’s Atlantia SpA is offering about 500 million euros ($570 million) in initial funding to help victims of the Genoa bridge disaster …

Northern Italy

HIVE 2018 COPY

<b>Early Bird Rate Ends August 24th - Register Now!</b><p>HIVE is the incubator for innovation and disruption in the ever changing housing landscape. Immerse …

Construction

China Pork Giant Is Analyst Favorite Despite Trade War and Fever

WH Group Ltd. has had a tough ride recently, getting caught up in the U.S.-China trade dispute and plunging Thursday following reports of swine fever …

China

The Industrial Internet of Things: Emerging Risks

Leading the latest edition of the ISMG Security Report: Chris Morales of the cybersecurity firm Vectra discusses how the industrial internet of …

Internet of Things

Annual inflation rate jumped to 3.0% in July: StatsCan

OTTAWA — Higher gasoline prices helped push the country’s annual inflation rate in July to its highest reading since September 2011, Statistics …

Bank of Canada

Pay full salary, else we won’t fly, say AI pilots

A section of Air India (AI) pilots have written to the airline’s top brass demanding that their salaries be paid in full, failing which, they will …

India News

Nordstrom Q2: What You Need to Know About Its Winning Quarter

Shares for Nordstrom Inc. are popping on the heels of second-quarter earnings results that show the department store chain continues to be the …

Fashion Industry

Guardian event: what does it mean to be a business disruptor?

Join us for a panel discussion with leading entrepreneurs, talks, prizes and refreshments in London, Thursday, 27 September, 2018, 5.30pm-8.30pm<p>Technology has changed the face of business of all sizes, from global online marketplaces where small traders access customers around the world, to AI and …

Entrepreneurship