“What Does the Future Hold for Fintechs in 2019”

““Forecast for fintech and the financial services industry in 2019: ‘Both are looking over their shoulders at the innovations coming from China in areas such as payments and platforms on one hand and artificial intelligence (AI) and data on the other’ ”. Theodora Lau (Founder of Unconventional Ventures) ”   Fintechs will continue developing a…

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“What Is Digital Twin Technology?”

““Within three to five years, billions of things will be represented by digital twins, a dynamic software model of a physical thing or system.” ”   Digital Twins (DT) are a digital representation (DR) of the real world (physical assets, facilities, processes, environment, businesses or people) used for simulation, analysis and control. Some DT can be…

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“The Problem With Big Data”

““As technology improves, larger companies continue to gain disproportionate shares of the processing power and financial value big data offers”.”   Managers can use Big Data to get information to drive a better performance. It helps increase the productivity of the workforce, analyze consumers’ patterns, and/or ways to increase profitability. Employment at companies with less…

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“It’s Time to Explain Blockchain”

“The head of Nasdaq’s blockchain division believes that blockchain technology will revolutionize the financial industry.”   Blockchain gained notoriety in October 2017 when a British company added the term to its name and its stock price raised by 394%. The head of Nasdaq’s blockchain division believes that this technology will revolutionize the financial industry. Blockchain…

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“The Multifaceted Moment: Global Vision for the Future of Work”

“Today’s business leaders need to step up to the challenge of globalization, automation, advanced data and the urgency of reskilling workforces.”   The discourse of this year’s World Economic Forum (WEF) is about globalization, the future of business, automation, advanced data and the need to reskill workforces. Artificial Intelligence (AI) will generate 58 million new…

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“How to Balance Marketing Automation And Personalization”

“The most successful sales and marketing teams find balance between inbox-clogging automated messages and old-fashioned, personalized communications. Here’s how they meet in the middle to personalize the customer experience, says Emily Muhoberac, COO at Sapper Consulting.”   67% of the marketing leaders were using marketing automation platforms by 2017. Most successful sales and marketing teams…

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