How can companies turn crises into advantages
What do companies that can take advantage of a crisis have in common? Deepankar Sanwalka,? Consulting Leader, PWC India Today, most organizations are struggling with some kind of crisis, either caused by major internal or external factors, or caused by the accumulation of small events that can have multiple impacts across the enterprise. These crises disrupt business operations and threaten to damage corporate reputations. If not dealt with promptly, these crises can even threaten the survival of the enterprise.
Here are three things you need to know about the Sustainability Impact Summit
The third Sustainability Impact Summit attracted about 1,000 leaders, including 10 heads of state and government, more than 460 business leaders, including 113 chief executives, and more than 60% of the speakers were women. The focus of the meeting is on deepening public-private partnerships and the widespread application of disruptive technologies of the Fourth Industrial Revolution, as well as accelerating progress on the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals and the Paris climate Agreement.
What is Russia's strategy in turning east?
Russia's shift to the east is not just an attempt to compensate for falling Western investment. Economically, closer Sino-Russian ties are linked to Russia's plan to develop its Far East with more economic cooperation with regional figures. Part of the plan requires rebalancing the geography of Russian trade, which since the collapse of the Soviet Union has been mostly concentrated in Europe.
The future of health and healthcare
Do you want to know how your DNA, genes, and genome play a role in business? Do you want to learn about the people at the heart of this new field and their impact on you and society? In this article, I will explain how technological achievements in genomics have made the human genome accessible and affordable to the general public. Social activities such as DIY biology, companies offering gene therapy and personalized genetic testing, and companies with small achievements in human genomics, artificial intelligence, cloud computing, and blockchain interfaces have joined hands with academic researchers to build our knowledge framework in this pioneering field.
Want to succeed in the modern workplace? The following important skills must be mastered
Today, the average "life" of each technical skill is about 18 months. There is no doubt that so-called "soft skills" -- those difficult to measure objectively, such as mind, adaptability and the ability to negotiate ideas -- need a new name. "' Soft 'sounds weak, or to some extent, seems less important than' hard 'skills -- technical skills. That's completely wrong." Said Heide Abelli, Senior Vice President, Product Development, Skillsoft. Skillsoft designs and delivers training programs to more than 140 million people in 160 countries. "We call these skills' competency skills' because without them, people's technical skills are like castles in the air and have no foundation."
Here are five ways ceos can update their business models for the digital age
How can leaders ensure their businesses survive in this new digital age? The arrival of the digital age has caught many businesses off guard, and they never expected such a digital world to emerge. For decades, these companies, under the leadership of their helmsman CEO, bravely braved the big wind and waves, and went to market leadership without hesitation.
See how we screwed up the Earth's climate in 160 years
The consequences are imminent. Guillaume Paris, a geochemist, is a researcher at the Nancy Centre for PetroGeochemical Research, University of Lorraine, France, and the National Centre for Scientific Research, France
To improve children's financial intelligence, from the lucky money must let him "squander" start
01 Who should we give the lucky money to? Being forced to hand in New Year's money, or being cheated out of New Year's money by parents, this should be our growing memories.