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The importance of foresight : Why intuition and imagination will be critical in the future of work

April 16th, 2019 at 11:19 am » Comments Off

In his book Thinking Fast and Slow, Daniel Kahneman refers to the parts of our brain, where he suggests there are two competing intelligence at play. He specifies one area affiliated to “system 1” which is known to be an area relying on speed in decision making and on emotion in information perceiving. System 1 […]

7-Eleven unveiled a store of the future complete with scan-and-go tech, craft beer, and tacos as it prepares to fend off Amazon Go

April 10th, 2019 at 11:30 am » Comments Off

The store’s also got made-to-order smoothies. Courtesy of 7-Eleven 7-Eleven launched a lab store in Dallas on March 22. The store features plenty of new additions, like in-store baked cookies and a craft beer station. “7-Eleven stays at the forefront by pushing the boundaries and being unafraid to try new things,” Chris Tanco, 7-Eleven’s executive […]

The 15 American jobs where salaries are rising the fastest

March 31st, 2019 at 2:01 am » Comments Off

For many Americans, wages have remained relatively stagnant in recent years, rising only between 2 and 3 percent per year since 2013, Pew Research Center reported in August. After accounting for inflation, today’s wages have around the same purchasing power they did 40 years ago. But in certain professions, salaries have recently grown much faster. […]

The rise of women entrepreneurship in India

March 16th, 2019 at 1:54 am » Comments Off

    Women have started to realise their power and exploring different ways to pursue their passion Women who seem to be limited to their home in the old days are now exploring the world of entrepreneurs. They come out as a strong contender with several leadership qualities which make them perfect to rule the […]

The big American robot push

March 7th, 2019 at 12:14 pm » Comments Off

  In a challenge to the narrative of a declining American advantage in the global tech race, U.S. factories are installing record numbers of robots — and elite universities, endowed with huge new contributions, are adding vast centers to study artificial intelligence. Why it matters: As we have reported previously, China has a massive global […]

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