Leadership to Unleash Human Potential

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=sSssEZZhuIw

Dreams and Details – in this excerpt from Jim Hagemann Snabe’s keynote at Presidents Summit, he explains the framework he uses in his daily work. Essentially, it is about having a vision or a dream – extremely ambitious, but attainable in its nature. It acts as a beacon for the organization and it is the purpose and the goal the employees sign up for. ”Details” is the daily practice that supports those goals. All the single initiatives, that move you closer to the dream


Chatbot: The intelligent banking assistant

https://www.pwc.in/consulting/financial-services/fintech/fintech-insights/chatbot-the-intelligent-banking-assistant.html

The only area where human interaction has had a lead over technology is the personal touch during a conversation, especially in the case of relationship-based interactions. However, with all major innovators, including technology giants,1 putting their weight behind technology that provides human-like conversation experiences, even that edge seems to be diminishing


Amazon’s AI-powered grocery store is opening to the public

https://qz.com/1184978/amazon-gos-ai-powered-grocery-store-is-opening-to-the-public-in-seattle-tomorrow/

The futuristic store doesn’t have cashiers or self-checkout machines; instead a customer scans a code on the Amazon Go app to enter, and then is tracked around the store as they pick up items


Machines Teaching Each Other Could Be the Biggest Exponential Trend in AI

https://singularityhub.com/2018/01/21/machines-teaching-each-other-could-be-the-biggest-exponential-trend-in-ai

“The easier it is to communicate, the faster change happens.” – James Burke, Science Historian


Workplace success through robotic process automation

https://www.raconteur.net/technology/workplace-success-through-robotic-process-automation

The latest office recruit taking over routine tasks is not a sci-fi metal robot with menacing limbs, instead it’s a computer software program capable of machine-learning


4 Digital Transformation Health Checks For Your Business

https://disruptionhub.com/starting-digital-transformation/

Before you begin, conduct an organizational ‘health check’


Japan:Online shopping company buys insurer

http://www3.asiainsurancereview.com/News/View-NewsLetter-Article/id/41465/Type/eDaily/Japan-Online-shopping-company-buys-insurer/1/sid/197372?utm_source=News&utm_medium=Email&utm_campaign=AIR_eDaily

Rakuten will look to develop original insurance products using customer data it has accumulated through e-commerce operations, the company said

 

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