Technology

Lessons from iRobot CEO Colin Angle’s Data Privacy Fiasco

When iRobot CEO Colin Angle talked with Reuters about connectivity and virtual simultaneous localization and mapping technology, he likely didn’t expect to find himself defending his company’s data privacy policies once the story ran.

8 Cutting-Edge Technologies Companies Should be Evaluating and Integrating

After analyzing more than 150 technologies, PwC has whittled the list down to eight essential technologies they feel companies and boards should pay attention to.

If you’re Considering Blockchain, Ask your Team these 5 Crucial Questions

Excitement about blockchain—the revolutionary cryptocurrency technology—has triggered a wildfire of public and private proposals to adopt industry-based blockchain solutions.

Hacked: One CEO Loses Everything…for Awhile

Securitas President/CEO Alf Goransson was declared bankrupt and de-registered as the company’s CEO and removed from external board positions after his identity was stolen and a fraudulent bankruptcy application was made in his name.

Chinese CEO Caught “No-Handed” After Driverless Car Stunt

Baidu chief's tangle with the law shows American tech CEOs aren't the only ones willing to act first and suffer the legal consequences later.

How Manufacturers can Keep their Digital Projects from Failing

While manufacturers move to embrace digital strategies, they could be wasting millions on initiatives that produce little return or organizational benefit.

How to Make Sense of your Customer Data

Companies today have a wealth of data about their customers, and executives know there is a lot of value in that data. However, recognizing that potential value and actually realizing it are two different things.

4 Ways you can Benefit from Using your Customer Data

In deciding what they want to achieve with their data, companies can usually begin by looking for ways to do more business with existing...

Why a “Dual” Transformation Model is Needed for Future Growth

Dual transformation is the art of creating a second business model that will likely succeed the existing core, but at the same time streamlining and adapting the core so that it thrives in parallel.

What American Manufacturers Need to Know about New Data Protection Laws in Europe

GDPR broadens the definition of "personal information." This has particular relevance for the manufacturing industry, which is using AI and RFID to collect, use and integrate personal information into product manufacturing.
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THOUGHT LEADERS

How to Respond When Bosses Misbehave

With all the bad CEO behavior out there lately, is it time to press reset?

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.

How the Org Chart has Given Way to the Network and Why it Matters

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

How Mark Vergnano 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

July 2017: Are CEOs in a ‘Wait-and-See’ Holding Pattern?

Since March, when CEO confidence was at its highest in the last 12 months (7.41 on a...

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