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Why Portugal Adopted AI for Economic Growth

Why Portugal Adopted AI for Economic Growth

At a time when a slowing global economy is seen as a threat to Portugal’s growth, the country is betting on a new artificial intelligence (AI) platform to help companies boost their exports.

via World Economic Forum

Leading the Social Enterprise – Reinvent with a Human Focus

Leading the Social Enterprise - Reinvent with a Human Focus

Intensifying economic, social, and political issues are challenging organizations to reinvent themselves as social enterprises, engaging with stakeholders and cultivating performance in a human way.

via Deloitte Trends

Data Protection and the Future of Financial Services

Data Protection and the Future of Financial Services

“92 percent of those surveyed agreed that companies must be proactive about data protection. The good news for banks: most consumers (42%) trust them more than any other industry, apart from hospitals.”

via World Economic Forum

Fintech: Game-Changing Opportunities for Small Business

Fintech: Game-Changing Opportunities for Small Business

Artificial intelligence, machine learning, and big data will transform financial services and small-business lending long before they impact driverless cars, predicts Harvard Business School Senior Fellow Karen G. Mills.

via Harvard Business School

How to Secure a Blockchain – Three Considerations

How to Secure a Blockchain - Three Considerations

Leaders today must challenge conventional wisdom and think differently, in order to achieve the highest possible security in the context of blockchain. Here are three key considerations, each with a series of insights based on security research and other data, to empower leaders to act on these challenges.

via World Economic Forum

Commercial Storytelling: Leading with Purposeful Narratives


“To become a truly differentiated bellwether in your market sector, start by raising the bar of expectations for your leadership team. Envision a ‘movement’ that you can passionately lead in the marketplace — as the recognized #1 or #2 influencer.”

via LinkedIn

How Automation will Transform Job Skills in the UK

How Automation will Transform Job Skills in the UK

1.5 million British jobs are at high risk of automation, with women and young people more threatened than others. More than 70% of the jobs deemed to be at high risk are held by women. Among young people, 16% of employed 20- to 24-year-olds are likely to be affected.

via World Economic Forum