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Startup Unicorns Are Rare. This Study Suggests They Should Be Even Rarer

Startup Unicorns Are Rare. This Study Suggests They Should Be Even Rarer | Anat Lechner's My 2 Cents | Scoop.it
Not all shares are created equal, and preferences for some shareholders can leave employees with nothing after a company is sold.
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Poor scheduling costs hourly workers sleep and happiness

Poor scheduling costs hourly workers sleep and happiness | Anat Lechner's My 2 Cents | Scoop.it
The way companies manage workers’ schedules can be incredibly damaging to leading a normal, functional life.
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How Every Company Can Inspire All Employees to Drive Innovation

How Every Company Can Inspire All Employees to Drive Innovation | Anat Lechner's My 2 Cents | Scoop.it
Fortune research partner Great Place to Work used the Innovation Velocity Ratio metric while determining the 100 Best Companies to work for.
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Change by Design 10 Years Later: Design Thinking Gets an Update

Change by Design 10 Years Later: Design Thinking Gets an Update | Anat Lechner's My 2 Cents | Scoop.it
IDEO president and CEO Tim Brown shares an excerpt from the upcoming revised and updated 'Change by Design.'
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This is why AI has yet to reshape most businesses

This is why AI has yet to reshape most businesses | Anat Lechner's My 2 Cents | Scoop.it
For many companies, deploying AI is slower and more expensive than it might seem.
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Research: Automation Affects High-Skill Workers More Often, but Low-Skill Workers More Deeply

Research: Automation Affects High-Skill Workers More Often, but Low-Skill Workers More Deeply | Anat Lechner's My 2 Cents | Scoop.it
According to a study of 36,000 Dutch firms.
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Can We Really Test People for Potential?

Can We Really Test People for Potential? | Anat Lechner's My 2 Cents | Scoop.it
People are complex. We need a more nuanced approach to predicting job performance.
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Research: When Gender Diversity Makes Firms More Productive

Research: When Gender Diversity Makes Firms More Productive | Anat Lechner's My 2 Cents | Scoop.it
Based on a study of more than 1,000 companies in 35 countries.
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Neuroscience Is Going to Change How Businesses Understand Their Customers

Neuroscience Is Going to Change How Businesses Understand Their Customers | Anat Lechner's My 2 Cents | Scoop.it
IKEA has used it to make decisions about its business model.
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Inside Symantec’s Tech Transformation

Symantec chief information officer Sheila Jordan has spent four years leading IT during one of Silicon Valley’s most noteworthy corporate change efforts.
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The State of Globalization in 2019, and What It Means for Strategists

The State of Globalization in 2019, and What It Means for Strategists | Anat Lechner's My 2 Cents | Scoop.it
Executives should consider four key ideas.
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The ethics of artificial intelligence | McKinsey

The ethics of artificial intelligence | McKinsey | Anat Lechner's My 2 Cents | Scoop.it
Executives and companies should take note of the ethics of artificial intelligence and work to mitigate the potential negative effects.
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6 Reasons to Attend Business School, Even if You Don't Plan on Starting a Business

6 Reasons to Attend Business School, Even if You Don't Plan on Starting a Business | Anat Lechner's My 2 Cents | Scoop.it
Regardless of your degree or profession, having at least a minor in business or some level of business training will pay for itself in the end.
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Why Is Amazon Leaving New York? Jeff Bezos Knew When to Bail - Bloomberg

Why Is Amazon Leaving New York? Jeff Bezos Knew When to Bail - Bloomberg | Anat Lechner's My 2 Cents | Scoop.it
Facing stiff opposition, Jeff Bezos knew when to get out of town.
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President Trump's A.I. Plan Is Management Consultant Fluff

President Trump's A.I. Plan Is Management Consultant Fluff | Anat Lechner's My 2 Cents | Scoop.it
It’s not even clear to me the U.S. needs an A.I. policy. Standards and data sharing are things government agencies can do without an executive order.
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Research: Women Are Winning More Scientific Prizes, But Men Still Win the Most Prestigious Ones

Research: Women Are Winning More Scientific Prizes, But Men Still Win the Most Prestigious Ones | Anat Lechner's My 2 Cents | Scoop.it
According to a study of 628 awards given over five decades.
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Research-Based Advice for Women Working in Male-Dominated Fields

Research-Based Advice for Women Working in Male-Dominated Fields | Anat Lechner's My 2 Cents | Scoop.it
The effects of gender bias can be both explicit and subtle.
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What Games Are Humans Still Better at Than AI?

What Games Are Humans Still Better at Than AI? | Anat Lechner's My 2 Cents | Scoop.it
AI has bested us at board games like chess and Go, and set astronomically high scores in classic computer games like Ms. Pacman.
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Phone booth cubicles are the hot new open plan office trend

Phone booth cubicles are the hot new open plan office trend | Anat Lechner's My 2 Cents | Scoop.it
A crop of new startups are racing to reinvent the cubicle, catering to businesses that want more private space for their employees.
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Improving training to promote lifelong employability | McKinsey

Improving training to promote lifelong employability | McKinsey | Anat Lechner's My 2 Cents | Scoop.it
Workforce training is not enough; the goal needs to be lifelong employability.
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Two-Thirds Of The $100B Spent Annually On Travel For Business Meetings Is Wasted, Report Claims

Two-Thirds Of The $100B Spent Annually On Travel For Business Meetings Is Wasted, Report Claims | Anat Lechner's My 2 Cents | Scoop.it
It long has been argued that there’s no such thing as a ‘good’ meeting; only ‘great’ meetings or meetings that are a waste of time. Now we have a study that claims to show how much money is wasted by those meetings that fall short of greatness.
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Remembering Jack Bogle and Herb Kelleher, Two Great Strategists

Remembering Jack Bogle and Herb Kelleher, Two Great Strategists | Anat Lechner's My 2 Cents | Scoop.it
They both put customers first.
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Explainer: What is a quantum computer?

Explainer: What is a quantum computer? | Anat Lechner's My 2 Cents | Scoop.it
How it works, why it’s so powerful, and where it’s likely to be most useful first
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AI in public-sector problems | McKinsey

AI in public-sector problems | McKinsey | Anat Lechner's My 2 Cents | Scoop.it
AI in public sector: Artificial intelligence can help government agencies solve complex issues. For those that are new at it, here are five factors that can affect the benefits and risks.
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