“It is not the strongest that survive… but the ones most responsive to change”

By Sanjay Govil  A giant in the entertainment industry for over 90 years, Disney has been long adored for bringing magical entertainment and experiences to people. In a world with changing customer preferences and new challenges, Disney consciously made it one of their strategic priorities to use the latest technology platforms to engage better with [...]

From The Classroom To The Boardroom

How can we challenge our employees to “stay hungry, stay foolish”? As a young student at Reed College, Steve Jobs dropped into a calligraphy class. The session was not part of his main course curriculum. It was an interest—an extracurricular activity—that Steve was developing in his spare time. This calligraphy class decided the fonts that [...]

CSR: A powerful enabler of corporate and social accountability

Tucked away in glass and chrome high-rises, tech companies and the people who work for them are often critiqued for being too engrossed with computing systems to be aware of the lives of their fellow citizens. They are perceived to be either unable or unwilling to relate to issues or people outside the purview of [...]

The Top Five Technologies That Will Shape 2017

Amit Srivastav, President - Technology Solutions shares his thoughts on what will shape the technological advancements in 2017. Read on to know more... Robots that can fold clothes. “Emotional” cars that can change song tracks to suit your mood. Jeans fitted with vibrating sensors that lead you to a waiting friend. Centralized hubs engineered to [...]

Population Health Management: The Data Analytics Playbook for Preventive Care

Most of us have traditionally looked at healthcare as an episodic, reactive exercise, one that involves responding to an adverse event through necessary treatment. And, this has typically been an individual affair, confined to interactions between the concerned patient and the care provider. However, that paradigm is changing dramatically. Better informed, connected individuals, focused on [...]

Emerging Trends and Technologies in Enterprise Mobility – How Businesses can Tap into Them

Mobility solutions, backed by disruptive technologies like Augmented Reality (AR)  and Virtual Reality(VR), Artificial Intelligence(AI), cloud, and the Internet of Things(IoT), are fostering increased enterprise productivity and agility, faster innovation, and enhanced customer centricity. We live in a world of instant gratification where everything we need–information, music, movies, cabs, food, merchandise and whatnot–must be made [...]

Enhancing Healthcare in Digital Era with Artificial Intelligence

How providers can harness artificial intelligence (AI) to automate healthcare, facilitate accurate diagnostics, minimize risks and costs, and enhance patient satisfaction. Technology continues to rapidly transform our daily lives–the way we travel, bank, shop, read, and much more. As the unprecedented wave of consumerization sweeps across many industries, healthcare, too, is beginning to feel the [...]

Employees Are An Important Marketing Tool

Successful organizations often place a high priority on employee quality. The work that team members present is essential to the execution of a company's core mission, from driving sales to producing innovative products. There is a crucial marketing role played by current and former employees. They can build a company's reputation while doing their [...]

Will Technology Help Improve Learning Outcome?

How can educational publishers use images, links and other interactive features in textbooks and e-books to drive increased student engagement? The post-millennials, or Generation Z, seem to be voting with their feet when it comes to buying new, printed textbooks. The average amount spent by U.S. students on textbooks—be it new, used, electronic, or [...]

How Leadership Is Changing in the Current Work Environment

Leaders of the world come from all cultures and backgrounds. Yet, they each have qualities needed to lead people as per the demands of their time and age. It is clear that as the needs of our followers change, so must business leaders also adapt to the times and functions of the future. If [...]