How do you recognise an intrapreneur? That’s easy: just look for your driven employees who stand out for their enthusiasm and propensity to step outside the box, willing to devote all their energy to a common goal. The hard part? Working how to benefit from their initiative to positively transform your business.
Given the competition in tech and the maturity of the market, artificial intelligence is finally coming out of the shadows. If AI is driven by investments from tech giants, it’s also driven by very young organisations. Startups have carved themselves out a niche on this new market, and it’s not causing friction with the bigger companies. On the contrary, the number of merger/acquisitions, such as fund raising rounds, are on the up. Scroll down for a detailed account of this growing market. Continue reading
The best ideas don’t always come from the top management. And that’s why companies have a vested interest in giving corporate hackers or budding intrapreneurs the freedom to do their own thing: it could very well be their personal initiatives that become the next big product or process. Continue reading
With two months to go before the deadline, how to navigate the different projects being carried out in line with the approaching GDPR? Obvious issues, such as opportunities to stand out from the crowd in terms of customer relations, or even to get ahead as an industry forerunner, should be prioritised. Read on for more. Continue reading
Is copying startups all it takes to effectively transform and innovate? However appealing the image of a young company with unbridled success may be, the reality is obviously much more complex, but taking a leaf out of their book is certainly the best way to move forward. Continue reading
Consulting agency, Gartner, has published a threatening report: by 2020, Artificial intelligence could replace skilled professionals in the fields of medicine, law or IT. But this technology won’t only be useful for repetitive or time consuming tasks, it will also have its uses in skilled professions where the added value usually lies within human intelligence. Continue reading
A major concern for the last thirty years, artificial intelligence is getting a new lease of life this year. Thanks to the combined action of powerful machines, high-performance algorithms and the creation of exponential data, artificial intelligence can finally reach its full potential. Continue reading
A growing number of enterprises are choosing to migrate their information and applications onto the cloud. Whether they opt for a “lift and shift” or “re-platforming” approach, business adoption of the cloud is moving faster and wider than ever.
Businesses have quickly discovered that relying on a single cloud solution might not be sufficient to meet their future needs. In 2018, their strategy will be more focused on following a cloud-based model. Gartner foresees that by 2019, the multi-cloud approach will become the norm for 70% of businesses in contrast to 10% today. Continue reading
Amazon has designed a futuristic wristband that tracks workers movements across its sprawling warehouses and alerts them when it is time for a break. Continue reading
Cities of the future are being developed around you, leading to more efficiencies and conveniences, but they will require local and national support to continue connecting the needs of their residents. Continue reading