Category: News.
Startup Republic: How France reinvented itself for the 21st century by wooing entrepreneurs to Paris
Startup Republic: How France reinvented itself for the 21st century by wooing entrepreneurs to Paris

The City of Light is cutting through a long tradition of government bureaucracy to make it easy for global companies to launch in France. TechRepublic went inside the phenomenon. elegant Hôtel de Ville—the center of politics in Paris for nearly 700 years—has witnessed plenty of fancy receptions. But tonight’s event is among the more unusual […]

THE FUTURE OF THE RETAIL CATALOG
THE FUTURE OF THE RETAIL CATALOG

The progress in the field of computer vision is impacting several industries. It is one of the central technologies for self-driving cars, is becoming an integral part of the new generation of smart appliances and is already embedded in most of the latest smartphones, just to mention a few examples. I think this technology will […]

“SECRETS OF SUCCESS IN LONG-LASTING FAMILY FIRMS”
“SECRETS OF SUCCESS IN LONG-LASTING FAMILY FIRMS”

“Dino Frescobaldi, a poet of the late 13th/early 14th century, played an important role in the development of Italian literature by salvaging the first seven cantos of Dante’s Divine Comedy when the more famous poet was forced to flee Florence for political reasons. This was not Frescobaldi’s only legacy: He was also a member of […]

“Eight Technology Trends Ready For Exploitation In 2018”
“Eight Technology Trends Ready For Exploitation In 2018”

“In the age of disruption, businesses and their leaders will rise or fall based on their ability to spot and creatively respond to rapid technological change. Some companies notice an emerging technology and take a “wait and see” attitude. Others see a new technology and take action. They begin experimenting, making small bets, and learning. Their […]

“Why India is the fastest growing tech hub in the world”
“Why India is the fastest growing tech hub in the world”

“Technology companies in India have driven growth, created jobs, increased access to resources, education and healthcare, resulting in falling poverty levels and improved lifestyles. According to a report by NASSCOM, India was ranked the 3rd largest startup ecosystem with more than a 100 accelerators, 200 active angels, 150 VCs and over 4,200 startups operating in the region. The nation is on […]

“Corporate Governance Update: Prioritizing Board Diversity”
“Corporate Governance Update: Prioritizing Board Diversity”

“In what has been called a “breakout year” for gender diversity on U.S. public company boards, corporate America showed increasing enthusiasm for diversity-promoting measures during 2016. Recent studies have demonstrated the greater profitability of companies whose boards are meaningfully diverse. In many cases, companies have collaborated with investors to increase the number of women on […]

“How leadership has changed because of technology”
“How leadership has changed because of technology”

“The office is quieter than it ever has been. To an outsider, offices today look like they’re being run by army captains. Heads down, the sound of furious typing, and no chit-chatting at the watercooler (or state of the art hot-water tap). Yet, most often, there are crazy virtual conversations happening between two colleagues, while […]

“Independent board members can be a valuable resource for private companies”
“Independent board members can be a valuable resource for private companies”

“Entrepreneurs are typically strong willed people, and for many the thought of having to answer to similarly strong willed independent board members about the decisions they make for their businesses is not particularly appealing. They may also believe the cost, time, and effort required for a board with independent members could be put to better […]

“Technology | Media | Telecommunications”
“Technology | Media | Telecommunications”

“How Digital Transformation will Advance China’s Economy The global networked economy thrives on new ideas and innovation. Across the globe, more nations are making technology-centered strategies the focal point of their economic development. Amid ongoing digital transformation, the world is entering the era of the digital economy, a trend that is very evident in China. […]

“The five attributes of enduring family businesses”
“The five attributes of enduring family businesses”

“The keys to long-term success are professional management and keeping the family committed to and capable of carrying on as the owner. Family businesses are an often overlooked form of ownership. Yet they are all around us—from neighborhood mom-and-pop stores and the millions of small and midsize companies that underpin many economies to household names […]

Showing 1 of 12 (12 Pages)Next Page »