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Forget ‘fail fast.’ Here’s how to truly master digital innovation

Failure rarely offers useful lessons, research shows. Asking questions and admitting what you don’t know leads to successful digital innovation.

Oct 9, 2019
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Blockchain for business

Cryptocurrency aside, the supply chain is poised to be blockchain’s breakout application. Just ask Walmart and IBM.

Oct 7, 2019
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Tech, capitalism, and a hopeful remedy for the planet

In this excerpt from ‘More from Less,’ Andrew McAfee explains how dematerialization led him to an optimistic theory of the Earth’s fortune.

Oct 4, 2019
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8 insights from MIT Sloan Management Review

Today’s leaders have to navigate a complicated digital landscape. These ideas from MIT researchers will help.

Oct 2, 2019
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Which industries are ready for platform transformation

Platform disruption is coming for more and more businesses. Here’s how to figure out if yours is one of them.

Sep 30, 2019
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A business checklist for work of the future

A new MIT report says business has a role to play in determining what quality work will look like in a world remade by AI and robotics.

Sep 23, 2019
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What business leaders need to know about AI

An MIT Sloan professor dispels three common misconceptions about the future of artificial intelligence.

Sep 16, 2019
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4 strategies for future-proofing your workforce

How DBS Bank, Schneider Electric, and other top companies are helping employees build a digital mindset.

Sep 5, 2019
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A customized approach to high-opportunity housing

A customized search program helped low-income families find and move to good neighborhoods to raise their children.

Sep 3, 2019
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A 4-step plan for fighting social media manipulation

“Without an organized research agenda that informs policy, democracies will remain vulnerable to foreign and domestic attacks.”

Aug 29, 2019
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