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Why "Micromanagement" Is Not A Dirty Word--If You Do It Right

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Even the best leaders can benefit from adopting a new perspective or expanding an old one.
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Golden Rice And GMOs: The Best Solutions To World Hunger?

Golden Rice And GMOs: The Best Solutions To World Hunger? | MyRoundUp | Scoop.it
Shouldn’t those of us with reservations about the safety and need for genetically modified foods just get out of the way so those who want and need them – namely those with malnutrition and vitamin deficiencies – can get them faster?
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Nobel Laureates Line Up To Support GMOs And Push Back Greenpeace

Nobel Laureates Line Up To Support GMOs And Push Back Greenpeace | MyRoundUp | Scoop.it
Over 100 Nobel laureates have signed a letter supporting GMOs and asking Greenpeace to back off world sustaining rice.
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This is what millennials can do for businesses

This is what millennials can do for businesses | MyRoundUp | Scoop.it
Austin Okere explores the potential of millennials to transform businesses.
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It’s only August – and we’ve already used up all of this year’s resources

It’s only August – and we’ve already used up all of this year’s resources | MyRoundUp | Scoop.it
By 8 August, we had already used up all the Earth's resources for the year.
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China’s e-commerce regulatory tsunami continues: New advertising and food safety regulations | Lexology

China’s e-commerce regulatory tsunami continues: New advertising and food safety regulations | Lexology | MyRoundUp | Scoop.it
As China's e-commerce industry continues to surge, authorities have clarified their regulatory stance on online advertising practices and the online…
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The world produces enough food to feed everyone. So why do people go hungry?

The world produces enough food to feed everyone. So why do people go hungry? | MyRoundUp | Scoop.it
Ending hunger requires social protection and pro-poor investment, argue the authors.
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Globalization for the 99%: can we make it work for all?

Globalization for the 99%: can we make it work for all? | MyRoundUp | Scoop.it
There's been a globalization backlash: can it still be made to work for the many and not just the few?
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Correcting the digital gender gap

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The developing understanding of the digital gender gap in emerging markets raises the possibility of a broader approach, particularly if operators and internet companies pull together.
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Report: Seven countries benefit most from technology innovation

The United States, Singapore, Finland, the Netherlands, Sweden, Switzerland and Israel are getting the biggest bang for their buck in economic and digital innovation, according to a survey released Wednesday by the organizer
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Top 10 mobile-offline activations from Q2 - Mobile Commerce Daily - Multichannel retail support

Top 10 mobile-offline activations from Q2 - Mobile Commerce Daily - Multichannel retail support | MyRoundUp | Scoop.it
CVS, Macy’s and Sephora are making strides to join real world pushes with mobile capabilities, further merging digital technologies and in-store shopping while developing unique takes on modern loyalty programs, couponing and shopping assistants.
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Blockchain - considering the regulatory horizon | Lexology

Blockchain - considering the regulatory horizon | Lexology | MyRoundUp | Scoop.it
Blockchain, the mechanism for information storage based on a distributed ledger structure, has generated considerable levels of interest and…
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Exceptionally Happy People Do These 3 Things Daily

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Old habits die hard, but you can let them down softly by making these small changes.
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How Biotech Will Help Achieve Zero Hunger

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You wouldn’t expect a certified yoga instructor and two-time Peace Corps volunteer to be a fierce GMO advocate, but Kimberly Flowers recognizes how biotechnology can help feed our future. Hunger in the 21st century continues to be a serious global issue. Biotechnology is among the solutions to eradicate hunger by increasing agricultural production and even supporting nutritious diets. Can we reach Zero Hunger by 2030 with the help of biotechnology?
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Nobelists To Greenpeace: Drop Your Anti-Science Anti-GMO Campaign

Nobelists To Greenpeace: Drop Your Anti-Science Anti-GMO Campaign | MyRoundUp | Scoop.it
110 Nobel Laureates wrote a letter asking Greenpeace to stop their opposition to GMOs. Greenpeace stubbornly refuses to listen, despite the wealth of science saying GMO technology is safe and can provide major benefits to human nutrition and the environment. Meanwhile, organic grocers and their customers seem unaware that all our food is already genetically modified.
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Joseph Stiglitz: Why we need new rules to tame globalization

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Nobel laureate Joseph Stiglitz examines the current discontent around globalization.
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Technology could be the best or worst thing that happened to inequality

Technology could be the best or worst thing that happened to inequality | MyRoundUp | Scoop.it
Technology: friend or foe in the fight against inequality?
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What food, packaging and agribusinesses need to know about the first-ever nationwide GMO labeling law | Lexology

What food, packaging and agribusinesses need to know about the first-ever nationwide GMO labeling law | Lexology | MyRoundUp | Scoop.it
On Friday, July 29, the President signed into law a bill amending the Agricultural Marketing Act of 1946 (7 U.S.C. 1621 et seq.), to insert a…
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Globalization: What the West can learn from Asia

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Compared to Asia, both the U.S. and the U.K. have underinvested in human capital and infrastructure to make the transition to high-wage manufacturing jobs, argues Ijaz Nabi.
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What is 'networked readiness' and why does it matter?

What is 'networked readiness' and why does it matter? | MyRoundUp | Scoop.it
The meaning and the importance of being Networked Ready are crucial in the Fourth Industrial Revolution.
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Does Your Organization Collect Geo-Location Information? | Lexology

Does Your Organization Collect Geo-Location Information? | Lexology | MyRoundUp | Scoop.it
Smartphones, smartphone apps, websites, and other connected devices (e.g., "wearables") increasingly request that consumers provide their…
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Do Digital Health Apps Risk Being Defeated by a Lack of Patient Engagement? | Lexology

Do Digital Health Apps Risk Being Defeated by a Lack of Patient Engagement? | Lexology | MyRoundUp | Scoop.it
On 16th June, industry representatives met at the FT Digital Health Summit in London to discuss innovation and disruption in digital health. Digital…
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A beginner's guide to digital transformation

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Not a day goes by that leaders of mid-sized businesses are not bombarded in one way or another by the increasingly urgen
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4 Tips to Set Goals That Are Motivating Instead of Frustrating

4 Tips to Set Goals That Are Motivating Instead of Frustrating | MyRoundUp | Scoop.it
You want to set goals that are inspiring instead of discouraging. But that can be a fine line to walk.
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