What business leaders need to know about artificial intelligence

By MIT Sloan AI isn’t coming for your job — yet. But leaders do need to understand how machine learning, natural language processing, and other intelligence will impact your business. Artificial intelligence dominates the headlines, part promise and part specter, as society grapples with how technology is changing the way we work and live. These […]
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5 Ways successful people stay disciplined in their daily lives

By Forbes Whether it is people interrupting you, noises from your phone or the Internet, distractions abound. Research published by the University of Chicago shows that the mere presence of your cell phone, even if you are not looking at it, reduces people’s ability to think clearly and optimally. To stay on task and be productive, […]
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10 Ways to derail an AI program

By Harvard Business Review Despite big investments, many organizations get disappointing results from their AI and analytics efforts. What makes programs go off track? Companies set themselves up to fail when: They lack a clear understanding of advanced analytics, staffing up with data scientists,engineers, and other key players without realizing how advanced and traditional analytics […]
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Six tips for working with emerging market data according to Euromonitor

A recent Euromonitor article, written by Sarah Boumphrey and Ramune Verikaite, outlines six tips for working with emerging market data.  Euromonitor, themselves, follow these tips to ensure the quality of their data. Their tips are: Question quality even from government sources. Think proxies to help gain insight if quality data is not available. Be wary […]
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In praise of the incurably curious leader

by Douglas A Ready Constant curiosity is essential to navigating leadership in a changing world. Companies don’t become great by themselves or by accident. They are nurtured over time by great leaders and their teams. Alan Mulally, the iconic former CEO of Ford Motor Co., is often considered to be the person who saved the struggling automaker. […]
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How successful people stay calm

Dr Travis Bradberry The ability to manage your emotions and remain calm under pressure has a direct link to your performance. TalentSmart has conducted research with more than a million people, and we’ve found that 90% of top performers are skilled at managing their emotions in times of stress in order to remain calm and in control. […]
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12 Essential leadership insights

Ally Macdonald For decades, researchers have published findings around leadership in MIT Sloan Management Review. This collection offers a dozen of our most popular leadership articles of all time. We’ve collected a dozen of our most popular leadership articles from our archives, and for a limited time, every article is open access. With this collection, you’ll […]
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How successful people stay calm

Dr Travis Bradberry The ability to manage your emotions and remain calm under pressure has a direct link to your performance. TalentSmarthas conducted research with more than a million people, and we’ve found that 90% of top performers are skilled at managing their emotions in times of stress in order to remain calm and in control. […]
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The 10 biggest unicorns in the world – mapped

http://www.weforum.org/agenda/2019/05/visualizing-the-unicorn-landscape-in-2019 It was only six years ago that venture capitalist Aileen Lee coined the term “unicorn” to describe any privately-held startup worth $1 billion or more. At the time, such valuations were so rare that they deserved a special name – but since then, it’s fair to say that the landscape has shifted dramatically. The […]
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Mindful entrepreneurship: The new age of business

The life of an entrepreneur is often a stressful one, with too few hours in the day. My to-do list never seems to shrink, and my ability to nurture personal and professional relationships often suffers. I’ve learned the extraordinarily high price of not being mindful. Before I started taking a more mindful approach in my business, there […]
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