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What does remote work mean for you?

Remote work isn’t just a way to keep employees physically healthy, it also encourages mental well-being and improved work-life balance.

Mar 16, 2020
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A bias for Agile, and a refusal to stay inside (the bank)

Markus Perschl seeks rapid iteration in an industry known for steadiness.

Mar 11, 2020
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A more accurate way to forecast recessions

A new data-driven recession index revealed remarkable historical accuracy.

Mar 10, 2020
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How Talbots embraces omnichannel sales

The women’s fashion retailer is doubling down on catalogs and making stores the center of the customer experience.

Mar 9, 2020
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Research finds CAPM can cause significant valuation errors

Finance professionals using the CAPM model to price their takeover targets may want to update their methodology. New research shows valuation errors are not uncommon.

Mar 5, 2020
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Writing a new leadership playbook

A new study identifies the behaviors that need to go, the ones that can stay, and the new ones leaders need today.

Mar 3, 2020
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How to master two different digital transformations

Becoming digital isn’t the same as digitization. Here’s how to handle both digital transformations.

Mar 3, 2020
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How to curb a pandemic: Wash your hands at the airport

Improved handwashing habits at airports — even just a few — would curb the global spread of disease, new research finds.

Mar 2, 2020
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What keeps supply chain execs up at night? Lots of things

Leaders at Converse, Cinépolis, and more on managing new technology, supply chain visibility, and customer expectations in 2020.

Feb 26, 2020
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The successes and challenges of a YouTube tech reviewer

Jacklyn Dallas’ worst idea involved an iPhone and a “uniquely unappetizing” banana.

Feb 26, 2020
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