Running to Get Rid of the Crazy: How Working Out Increases Your Productivity

There is no better way to start the workday than with a workout. I try to do so at least four days a week, before seeing to my duties as Managing Principal at Soho...

Being Social is an Easy Pill to Swallow

Doctors and social media might not seem like a healthy relationship. Yet, many physicians have tackled and overcome privacy and other issues to enhance contact with patients and peers. For more than a decade, Dr....

Entropy of the InfoSphere

Given the fact that we live in an information age, the concept of digital ethics (DE) seems non-surprisingly to be also on the rise. In general, DE tries to show the best course of...

Can You Hear Me Now? Preventing Customer Churn

For every business, customers are one of the most valuable asset. Even just one positive impression can be invaluable to reducing customer turnover and can help promote customer loyalty. But in 2018, that’s easier...

Snuff Out Conflicts Before They Explode

Conflict is inevitable in daily life, particularly the workplace. People come from different backgrounds with varied personalities. “Although conflict in the workplace is not always a bad thing, ignoring it can turn a small challenge...

The Hidden Parameter of AI

It is difficult to define concepts such as intelligence and mind as they all consist of ongoing changes to some extent. This is in contrast to other entities, such as biochemical compounds, as they...

A Global Workforce Has Far-Reaching Effects

Global mobility and relocation are game-changers for modern teams. Moving from one job to another -- perhaps thousands of miles away-- entails personal and professional upheavals with the hope for greater opportunity. Steve Black anticipated long-distance...

Losing Sight in the Digital World

As the famous French author, Gide, once mentioned, "one does not discover new lands without losing sight of the shore." The concept of information has interestingly attracted much more attention than the concept of computation...

The Value of ‘Free Will’ in a Digital Age

Human consciousness provides individuals with a capacity that non-conscious AI cannot acquire. Despite this fact, one of the most debated topics in the field of AI (artificial intelligence) is whether human-beings would be useless...

Tech Tackles the Mess in HR

Technology is making it easier to streamline messy, time-consuming human resources processes, which affects HR teams as well as other organizations within the company. Ryan Higginson-Scott can speak to the fallout – which is mostly good....

The New Order of the Mighty Machine: Tyranny or Democracy?

Given the Frankenstein-like scenarios regarding the rise of the machines, we may be in more need than ever to reflect upon whether we can still control the devices of our making – or if...

Corporate Volunteers Seal Personal Connections

Volunteers are the strongest contacts a company has within its community. By word of mouth or through logos emblazoned on their T-shirts, those donating their time and talents tell the community their business cares. The...

Infographic: Power to the People

Globally, more than 8 in ten people believe the world should be powered with green energy, but just 3% of the world’s energy consumption comes from renewables. Today, oil, coal, and natural gas are...

Anatomy of a Phishing Scam, Part II: Phishing via Text Messages

In Part I of this topic, I explored how the process of an email phishing scam works and the processes and tools you can use to help defend yourself. In the second and last...

Engage Profitably on a Nonprofit Basis

Nonprofit groups have a challenging business model that ebbs and flows. Holiday seasons are more profitable times when their communities are in a giving mood. Organizations that lay the groundwork throughout the year will succeed...

Infographic: The Business of Hemp

In 2017 alone more than $800 million worth of legal hemp products were sold in the United States. Grown in 19 states across 25,713 acres of land and the subject of studies among 32...

How to Transform Machine Learning?

One of greatest limitations of machine learning systems is that they are based solely on a statistical interpretation of data. In order to provide responses to the questions of why? and what if? a causal model is required. When...

Infographic: Trade School vs. Community College

Whether you’re just starting out, our you’ve been freelancing for years, it may be time to stop and think about your education. You may already have a degree, but learning a new set of skills...

Handle complaints socially … and considerately

As long as there have been doctors, there have been patients who complain about doctors. Long wait times, no magic cures and bedside manners fuel the grumbling. “Patients have complained about the quality — or...

Infographic: Why Working Professionals Need To Retain Essay Writing Skills

Most of us haven’t written an essay since we left school, and you probably don’t miss it. But writing skills are as important to your career as they were to your grade point average....