When Nick De Mey, founder of consulting firm Board of Innovation, uploaded one of his first SlideShares and got more than 100,000 views in just a couple of weeks — not to mention requests to give lectures and workshops worldwide — he knew he was on to something.
Indeed, … Read More..
When we hear the word “economy,” we conjure up images of Wall Street and investment bankers, with terms like “GDP” and “supply and demand” floating around in our heads. It’s a complex topic for those who didn’t study finance (or perhaps even for those who did!), and most of us … Read More..
Whether it’s self-driving cars, Google Glass, the latest Android phone, or digital maps, Google has established itself as one of the most formidable tech giants in history. How did they do it? Look no further than to Executive Chairman Eric Schmidt himself, who has shared his top lessons learned during … Read More..
From TEDGlobal to next week’s Chicago Ideas Week, it’s clear innovation is a hot topic today. So what is the secret to succeeding as an innovator?
Of course there’s no straight formula, otherwise we’d all be Albert Einstein by now. But there are some lessons to be learned. Here … Read More..
Did you know that women hold just 5% of Fortune 1000 CEO positions? Yet those same companies that have female CEOs tend to outperform the S&P 500 index during their tenures. With all the strides women have made in breaking the business world’s glass ceiling, it’s clear barriers still … Read More..
“Innovation” and “creativity” remain buzzwords that many of us strive to achieve — but which often remain elusive. Next week’s TEDGlobal conference in Rio de Janeiro will explore and celebrate these concepts as they relate to technology, social policies, the arts and sciences, yourself and more.
To gear up for … Read More..
If your head is whirling from recent news, you’re not alone. In the past week, we’ve seen the biggest IPO in history with Chinese e-commerce giant Alibaba, the largest-ever climate change march in New York, a passionate call from UN Women Goodwill Ambassador and actress Emma Watson for gender equality, … Read More..
After spending countless hours looking for the perfect icons and images for class and internship presentations, Emilien Dantony and Kevin Berrebi, recent graduates of the Emlyon Business School in France, realized there had to be a better and faster way of finding the right visuals.
“We used to spend hours … Read More..