VideoThis video is coming to you from Zurich, Switzerland where I just finished meeting with a large financial institution to discuss the future of work and designing employee experiences. Without people analytics it’s impossible to design any type of employee experiences since you need the data and the sciences to […]
BYD’s Qin model catapulated the Shenzhen-based auto maker to the top of the world’s electric car manufacturers in 2015. Photo: GREG BAKER/AFP/Getty Images South Korea’s Samsung group apparently bought into China auto maker BYD as a way of improving its prospects in China, where it has struggled against government protection of […]
Jazz musicians Liang Ying, Nathaniel Gao and Zhang Ke (left to right) perform at East Shore Jazz Cafe, in Beijing. Source: Terence Hsieh Beijing’s underground music scene has been heralded as an epicenter of creativity in China: you can find everything, from dark noise, to grunge, rock, hip hop and avant […]
When it first happened to me, I thought being laid off was going to be a nightmare, a disaster that would upend my entire life. In hindsight, my April layoff was the best thing that ever happened to me. See, I was running empty (I’ve written about it here) back then […]
If you suffer the misfortune of being an outpatient in the Indian medical system, you may find your time spent trying to file health insurance claims ends up being longer than your time as a patient, because it’s all being filed by hand. One company set out to be the first to solve this, finding an unusual new problem ahead.
SUN VALLEY, ID – JULY 6: Aviv ‘Vivi’ Nivo, venture capitalist and major shareholder in Time Warner, speaks on his cell phone as he attends the annual Allen & Company Sun Valley Conference, July 6, 2016 in Sun Valley, Idaho. (Photo by Drew Angerer/Getty Images) After many years of working with […]
All of the contrarians should be happy with the first episode of Raw in the New Era.
The nuclear disaster at Fukushima is far from over. Even though five years have passed since an earthquake and tsunami caused a catastrophic nuclear melt-down, nothing has been decided yet on how to extract the melted nuclear fuel or how to decommission the crippled Fukushima Daiichi (No 1) and Daini […]
A lesson we have learned this week is: never email (especially if Russian hackers can break in). This lesson is being learned by Louisiana High School Athletic Association executive director Eddie Bonine, who came very close to losing his job on July 25 in part based on an email he sent […]