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Today's business landscape is demanding that companies spearhead large-scale changes in order to survive and remain competitive. In an ever-changing political, social, and economic climate, constant organizational change is the new normal. Few advancements promise to help organizations cross critical business chasms more profoundly than...

ESG, tech, farmland, and geopolitics among top talks at this year’s two-day event. A broad panoply of vital subjects, ranging from environment, social and governance (ESG) to infrastructure to emerging markets, got a good dose of analysis at our 10th Annual CIO Summit last week. During this two-day...

One of the most important yet overlooked aspects of artificial intelligence (AI) is that it’s not intended to replace human brain power. In fact, current and future AI is best conceptualized as augmented intelligence. In this sense, the most successful AI supplements human intellect in...

This report sheds light on diversity and inclusion in UK tech companies We found that the state of diversity among directors of UK tech companies is unbalanced, and for the first time this research backs up with data-based findings, anecdotal reports of unrepresentative directorship. The characteristics of...

The NHS is experiencing a staffing ‘roadblock’, with more vacancies than there are candidates. It’s a long-standing problem caused by a multitude of factors – from Brexit to public sector pay policy – many of which are out of the control of local NHS organisations....

We at vpnMentor conducted a survey in which we asked 695 LGBTQ+ people worldwide about their experiences online as they relate to their sexual orientation and gender identity. The results – referenced throughout this article – illuminated the unique challenges faced by the LGBTQ+ community. Here are some...

In today’s competitive business environment, savvy leaders are striving to build more diverse and inclusive workplaces. Yet many leaders are unsure where to begin. ‘Diversity’ is a hot topic in the business world right now. Diversity begins from the top down, by creating a warm and...

Diversity and inclusion took spotlight at Dell Technologies World 2019, an annual event that brought together more than 15,000 visitors from 122 countries in Las Vegas. While organisations want to encourage and support diversity, how do they measure KPIs for doing so? Leading the charge...