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When Pundits Say That Robots Will Take Our Jobs, Remember These 4 Things

A 2019 study by the Brookings Institution found that over 61% of jobs will be affected by automation. That comes on the heels of a 2017 report from the McKinsey Global Institute that found that 51% of total working hours and $2.7 trillion dollars in wages are highly susceptible to automation and a 2013 Oxford study that found 47% of jobs …

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Opportunity to Disrupt the IT and ITES Industry

Premise: As the current crisis unfolds, almost all the countries that have been severely affected would see their governments announce multi-billion relief packages. However, most of these would be for the SME or the MSME sector. Some of the large conglomerates and business houses might still struggle in the short term with cash flow issues, …

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Gamification: An Ideal Methodology for Dealing with Big HR Challenges

There has been a great deal of talk lately about a trend that has been consolidating itself for some time in the USA: gamification. It involves generating games and entertainment out of processes and methodologies that weren’t originally that way. That is why they’re called serious games. In 2018, the gamification market generated 6.8 billion …

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How to experiment with Eventbrite

If you run an organization that holds regularly scheduled meetings and networking events, there are many online invitation services that automate the process of creating, distributing and collecting fees, if applicable, to attend. Meetup, Eventbrite and Mailchimp are but a few. Our organization, The Society of Physician Entrepreneurs (SoPE), a global non-profit with a mission to help …

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PLM Re-Birth at McDonald’s: How to Maximize Value in a Decentralized Organization

[note these videos are from 2015] McDonald’s, the world’s largest fast food restaurant chain, began its product lifecycle management (PLM) journey in 2005. Although their initial implementation was considered a success – they successfully installed a leading PLM software technology and deployed it on a global scale – an assessment a few years later uncovered …

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