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Posts:January 2018

2018 Super Bowl Marketing in Two Words: Dilly Dilly!

by Shawn McBride | January 31, 2018

In what may be an early leader for understatement of the year, the Super Bowl is big business, and in 2018 business if booming! To which I say “Dilly, Dilly!” (but more on that later). That’s right, despite all the controversy and drama swirling around the NFL, the Super Bowl, a gridiron championship game that […]

The Year of Purpose: Stepping Up and Out

by Monica Marshall | January 30, 2018

WITH THE NEW TAX PLAN IN FULL FORCE, WILL THE PRIVATE SECTOR CONTINUE TO PASS THE TEST? In December 2016 I wrote an opinion piece called “Will the Private Sector Pass the Test?” which hypothesized that despite – or perhaps due to – the fact that the newly elected U.S. leadership planned to reduce regulation […]

WEF: The Automation Transformation

by Barri Rafferty | January 26, 2018

If you’ve read this blog before, you will have heard me talk about the impact of A.I. Unsurprisingly, A.I. remains one of the biggest topics of conversation at the World Economic Forum this year. But what has struck me is a recurring theme of transformation. A.I. is no longer something for the tech industry to consider – […]

WEF: Creating a Culture of Care

by Barri Rafferty | January 24, 2018

With the World Economic Forum’s 2018 Annual Meeting now in full swing, I noticed a common thread emerge through a number of meetings and sessions: a focus on building inclusive work environments that foster a caring culture. I had the pleasure of serving on a panel on that very topic at the Equality Lounge with a group […]

Why WEF Matters: In Your Own Words

by Barri Rafferty | January 22, 2018

The World Economic Forum Annual Meeting in Davos, Switzerland, begins tomorrow. Davos is an intense week, with seemingly more events and discussions taking place this year than ever before, on the most important business, political, environmental, and societal issues impacting the world today.

Development: Doing it Right

by Alex Malczewski | January 18, 2018

In a recent lecture we were asked to define “development.” Many definitions and buzzwords were thrown around – learning, training, application, focus. But the lecturer turned around and said just two words that sum it all up: Development is change and growth.