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10 disruptive trends for 2020

February 12th, 2020 at 12:07 pm » Comments Off

Disruption is everywhere. Here are 10 trends that will create opportunities – and threats – in 2020. Twenty years ago, when I started advising startups and Fortune 500 companies on their innovation strategies, a “2020 vision” served as a key staple in most business planning efforts. The future is finally here. Emerging technologies catalyze disruption. […]



World’s biggest carnivores are turning their backs on beef

February 8th, 2020 at 12:13 pm » Comments Off

Argentine officials try to prop up beef binge with price caps Dwindling purchasing power, changing food trends are to blame. Argentines, who have long been among the world’s most voracious meat eaters, can no longer afford to binge on their own beef. Red-meat consumption in the country has fallen to the lowest in a century. […]



Will robots make doctors obsolete? Nothing could be further from the truth

January 28th, 2020 at 12:29 pm » Comments Off

“Doctor, will they replace you with a robot?” The question takes me by surprise but I suppress my instinct to laugh. His life has been marked by mental illness and cancer. The first diagnosis presented after a series of missed opportunities as he cycled through woeful visits that ignored his symptoms. Finally, one doctor listened […]



Why Manhattan’s skyscrapers are empty

January 26th, 2020 at 5:10 pm » Comments Off

Approximately half of the luxury-condo units that have come onto the market in the past five years are still unsold. In Manhattan, the homeless shelters are full, and the luxury skyscrapers are vacant. Such is the tale of two cities within America’s largest metro. Even as 80,000 people sleep in New York City’s shelters or […]



Why people thrive in coworking spaces

January 25th, 2020 at 5:23 pm » Comments Off

  Coworking started as a fringe trend that was expected to fade as fast as it emerged. Several years later, the popularity of coworking has continued to grow rapidly. Currently, there are over 14,400 coworking spaces all over the world. It is estimated that by 2022, coworking spaces will be the workplace of choice for […]



In 2100, half of the biggest countries in the world will be in Africa

January 14th, 2020 at 11:08 am » Comments Off

In 2100, Nigeria, Ethiopia, Tanzania, Egypt and the Democratic Republic of the Congo will be among the world’s largest countries. In 1950, four European countries were still among the world’s largest In 2020, half of the 10 most populous countries in the world will be in Asia By 2100, five African countries will be among […]



Easy ways you can turn coworking space into success for your business

January 12th, 2020 at 12:45 pm » Comments Off

Coworking Trends: Small Businesses Enter the Fray The number of freelancers and remote workers in the American workforce continues to rise. So the shift towards coworking and other flexible workspace options will continue to play a prominent role in how and where we work. And as the industry evolves, it appears many small businesses are […]



Global co-working survey reveals how personality impacts use of office space

January 11th, 2020 at 2:22 am » Comments Off

Coworking spaces, by definition, group people together to work in one area, side by side. How closely depends on the accommodations and the management. Functioning in this environment can work differently for different people. A new survey reveals how workers feel about coworking spaces based on their individual personality types.



These are the 6 hottest jobs of 2020

January 8th, 2020 at 11:34 am » Comments Off

New year, new job. Maybe even a new career. If you’ve been making promises like this to yourself for years, 2020 may be the time to turn them into reality. After all, with the unemployment rate the lowest it’s been in half a century, job seekers have the upper hand. Not only do employers have […]



Up to half of developers work remotely; here’s who’s hiring them

January 7th, 2020 at 10:04 pm » Comments Off

Forty-five percent of developers work remotely at least part of the time – why not? Glassdoor and Remotive have compiled lists of employers actively hiring remote IT workers. One of the great things about technology work is that it doesn’t really matter where it’s performed. You’re on the network, with minimum latency, regardless if you’re […]



5 content marketing trends you need to know for 2020

January 4th, 2020 at 1:11 am » Comments Off

  Use new content marketing tactics to engage customers. It’s a new decade and with it comes content marketing trends that will change content creation for businesses. Plus, content marketing isn’t the only thing that’s changing — people are always changing. The needs of your audience are constantly evolving and you need to keep up […]



2020 Trend: The continued growth of modular construction

January 3rd, 2020 at 11:06 am » Comments Off

Reduced building time makes modular construction appealing to many developers. Modular construction was once a cheap solution for properties in lower-priced areas. That has slowly changed over the last several years as some of the biggest companies in the burgeoning proptech and construction tech spaces have focused on modular and prefab builds. Modular construction is […]



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