Your workforce should be re-skilled, not replaced

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Intelligent technologies such as artificial intelligence (AI), machine learning, and neural networks already are a part of many enterprises and are expected to radically transform the workplace. But a survey of enterprise leaders at MIT Technology Review‘s recent EmTech Next conference shows that more than half of organizations aren’t adequately prepared for a future in which […]

The top traits employees need to succeed in the digital economy

The Wall Street Journal has a great interview with two technology industry experts about what enterprises need to do to find and keep the best employees. Bottom line? Create an environment that instills a sense of pride in workers and encourages entrepreneurial behavior. Let’s flip the question, though: What should enterprises be looking for in the “best” […]

Winning through diversity

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Whether it’s within an ecosystem, a social system or an organization, the idea that diversity matters is a given, but there is now compelling evidence that diversity makes sound financial sense. A recent study by McKinsey’s revealed that companies in the top quartile for racial and ethnic diversity are 35 percent more likely to have […]

Do we spend enough time celebrating success?

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The corporate year is filled with milestones; budget and strategy rounds, board meetings and ratings submissions to name but a few, but for me, nothing is more rewarding than the publication of our annual CR and sustainability report. Immersed in setting and delivering CSC’s CR strategy day-to-day, the report is a wonderful opportunity to take […]