Technology / Social Media

  • The Winners Write The History
    The Winners Write The History

    No one promotes tales of woe, only cries of success

    by Bruce Turkel

    You probably know Matt Groening as the wildly successful creator of The Simpsons. The show is the longest-running primetime series in US and has won 32 Emmy Awards, ten in the category of Outstanding Animated Program alone. What’s more, its record 636 episodes have been nominated for the Emmy 89 times.
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  • How Technology Empowered Life Insurers to Respond to COVID-19
    How Technology Empowered Life Insurers to Respond to COVID-19

    Adapting in order to remain relevant to today's consumers

    COVID-19 has changed the world in so many ways. The way we work and interact with each other has changed dramatically. It also changed the life insurance industry. Because of social distancing, companies had to adjust their day-to-day operations to continue to serve their current and potential customers.
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  • A New Investor Playbook For Diversity, Human Capital, Political Spending
    A New Investor Playbook For Diversity, Human Capital, Political Spending

    Shareholders exhibit skepticism of corporate rhetoric, favoring data-backed arguments

    NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--In a tumultuous year in which a global pandemic, a racial justice movement, and a contentious presidential election have gripped the United States, corporate shareholders are engaged in environmental, social and governance issues as never before, according to a new report by Intelligize, the industry-leading provider of corporate compliance management solutions.
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  • Supporting Military Community’s Financial Well-Being
    Supporting Military Community’s Financial Well-Being

    Prudential Financial Inc. partners with the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs to provide financial wellness resources to Veterans, transitioning Servicemembers and their families

    Prudential Financial, Inc. (NYSE: PRU), is partnering with the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) to provide Veterans, transitioning Service members and their families with access to financial wellness resources to improve their economic well-being and financial stability at no cost.
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  • Human Capital Trends 2021
    Human Capital Trends 2021

    Post-Pandemic- Reimagining the future of work

    Thousands of business leaders and HR professionals around the world have participated in the 11th annual Human Capital Trends: The social enterprise in a world disrupted - Leading the shift from survive to thrive.
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  • Investing In The Health And Innovation of Aging
    Investing In The Health And Innovation of Aging

    Two thought leaders in the longevity economy and life sciences partner for a series of events focused on people ages 50+

    Mary Furlong and Associates, a leading authority and conference producer in the $8.3 trillion longevity economy, announces a partnership with Life Science Nation (LSN) to collaborate on four global health and innovation events in 2021 to accelerate the funding of early stage companies that address life sciences and aging. The conference reaches an influential audience…
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  • Businesses Embrace Change Amid Economic Uncertainty
    Businesses Embrace Change Amid Economic Uncertainty

    Adapting by shifting focus to contingency planning, increased cash buffers and new digital platforms and processes

    In a year filled with unforeseen and unparalleled challenges, small and midsize U.S. business leaders are showing resilience by remaining nimble, accelerating digital adoption and using lessons learned to plan for continued economic uncertainty, according to the annual JPMorgan Chase Business Leaders Outlook survey released today.
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  • New Relief Bill Brings New Scams
    New Relief Bill Brings New Scams

    Scammers use stimulus checks as bait to steal payment and personal information

    The new pandemic relief bill includes stimulus checks (or direct deposit) for most Americans, and scammers are already taking advantage of the news. BBB is getting reports of con artists claiming that you need to either pay for your stimulus check or provide personal information to receive it. Watch out for scam calls as this…
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  • Measuring Our Economic Reset
    Measuring Our Economic Reset

    Business, economics and the nature of work are all on the cusp of a seismic change

    SourceCode Communications, a New York-based technology communications agency, today launches the first in a series of TrendSights Reports, Vol 1: Business, Economics & Work. Working with Douglas Rushkoff, media theorist and author of bestseller Team Human, the quarterly SourceCode reports will examine the changing nature of culture, work and society, providing guidance for business leaders…
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  • Retail Business Influencers and CEOs Share Top Industry Predictions For 2021
    Retail Business Influencers and CEOs Share Top Industry Predictions For 2021

    Insight on where the industry is heading

    In 2020, the global pandemic disrupted retail supply chains, led companies to fast-track digitization and drove massive shifts in shopping behavior as consumers of all ages headed online to buy everything they couldn’t get in stores due to lockdowns or shortages.
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  • The Consumer Behaviors That Changed Forever in 2020
    The Consumer Behaviors That Changed Forever in 2020

    How and why people spend their time and money

    Coefficient Capital, the venture capital firm focused on digitally powered omnichannel consumer brands, has partnered with The New Consumer, the publication about how and why people spend their time and money, to release today Consumer Trends 2021, a new report examining consumer behaviors that were forever changed by COVID-19.
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  • Three Surprising Reasons Your Crisis Management Plan May Fail
    Three Surprising Reasons Your Crisis Management Plan May Fail

    Readiness Recalibration: The new rules of the post-pandemic era

    by Merilee Kern, MBA

    The COVID-19 pandemic has understandably spurred renewed conversation around business crisis management. This, pertaining to how to better plan for and preempt unforeseen disruptions, as well as aptly navigating through the mire when perilous challenges present—optimally emerging on the other side stronger than the business was before.
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  • The Future Of Technology
    The Future Of Technology

    As the lines between physical and virtual presence blur, can we reimagine the workplace?

    According to Deloitte, there are nine core technology trends that have the potential to transform the business landscape within the next two years. These include technology’s increasing role in company strategy, a “zero trust” cybersecurity philosophy, and a shift in data management for machine (not human) consumption. In another context, as lines blur between physical…
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