Author: Richard Manso

The 10 Most Important Job Skills Every Company Will Be Looking For In 2020

  Originally posted by Bernard Marr As the world evolves to embrace the 4th industrial revolution, our workplaces are changing. Just as other industrial revolutions transformed the skillset and experience required from the workforce, we can expect the same from this revolution. Only five years from now, 35 percent of the skills seen as essential today will change according

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How To Flourish In Industry 4.0, The Fourth Industrial Revolution?

Tomorrow’s market winners will win with the smartest products. It’s not enough to just build insanely great products; winners must have the smartest products! But what are smart products? “Smart” is one of those overused, poorly defined terms that float around conversations about the Internet of Things (IoT) and artificial intelligence (AI). What do we actually mean by smart? For purposes of my

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How Digitalisation Is Accelerating Opportunities With Data And Analytics In The Travel Industry

Utilising data analytics is quickly becoming essential for the successful operation of airport areas including check-in, retail, booking and security. But it will also help secure the concept of seamless travel. Touchpoints such as check in and security within a terminal can provide the greatest levels of stress for passengers. As every airport aspires to

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Nike Buys Data Analytics Startup Celect To Boost DTC Sales

Nike bought predictive analytics company Celect to bolster its direct-to-consumer (DTC) strategy of serving consumers personally at a global scale. Celect’s cloud-based platform provides data to help retailers optimize their inventories with hyper-local demand predictions, per a company announcement. Financial terms of the deal weren’t disclosed. By integrating Celect’s technology into Nike’s mobile apps and website,

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