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Tech Expert Explains the Internet of Things

Helen Rebecca Schindler is a research leader at RAND Europe, specializing in technology and innovation policy. Mark Purdy and Ladan Davarzani of the Accenture Institute for High Performance interviewed her as part of a research project on the Internet of Things (IoT). They discussed how society, business and the economy will be affected by the IoT.

100 Inspirational Business and Leadership Quotes

Some of the very best business executives, startup founders, venture capitalists, management thought leaders, and bestselling authors regularly share words of wisdom on Twitter. Here are a 100 inspirational business leadership quotes for you to enjoy and share on Twitter.

Women Execs Poorly Positioned for CEO Jobs, Data Shows

Statistics show that for all the gains made by women in the highest levels of U.S. companies, most are still in the wrong jobs if they want to make it to the CEO's corner office.

More Companies Are Committing to Sustainability Initiatives

Sustainability has become a priority for most companies these days primarily because constituents, including customers, investors, suppliers, employees and the public at large, are demanding it.

Are Companies at Risk when the CEO is in the Cockpit?

Houston has the third highest number of CEOs with pilot licenses according to a study assessing risk-taking among executives

4 Tips From Experts on Hiring the People Who Make the CEO a Star

The United States of America has a bench 18 people deep to succeed the President. Redundant? Perhaps, but most startups could learn from the example.

Balancing CEO Self-Interest With Shareholder Value

In the controversy over shareholder activism comes new evidence not only indicating that executives in proxy contests have interests other than shareholder value, but also putting a price on those interests–between 5% and 20% of a company’s stock price.

Tech CEOs Join the Ice Bucket Challenge to Fight ALS

On Wednesday, New Jersey Governor Chris Christie completed the Ice Bucket Challenge, and urged Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg to follow suit. Zuckerberg accepted.

33 War Strategies That Will Help You Win In Business

You may not realize it, but every day you enter the office you step into a minefield of personal politics at a company facing fierce competitors.

The Importance of a Dynamic Information Management Strategy

In today’s web, static pages simply don’t make it. And if you don’t feed the system with fresh information, producing new information yourself becomes impossible.
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THOUGHT LEADERS

Stops and Starts Along the Road to Globalization

Globalization hasn't stopped, it's simply on pause. What we’re seeing is not a reversal but a correction—a necessary rebalancing and search for equilibrium.

MICHAEL ARENA: How the Org Chart has Given Way to the Network and Why...

As they try to keep up with disruptive forces, companies shift their focus from human capital to social capital.

MARK VERGNANO: How He Turned Around DuPont’s Failing Spin-Off

Stepping into a negative situation is never easy, but Mark Vergnano's step-by-step plan to turn around the company is proving successful.

CEO CONFIDENCE INDEX

March 2017: CEO Confidence in Future Business Conditions Soars 6%

After taking a slight step backward in February, CEO confidence ratings surged in March, to 7.41, up 6.0% from 6.99 in February, and up 4.8% from 7.07 in January.

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