Planning YOUR Career Skills for 2020

Are YOU forward-looking in YOUR career skills in looking to the future? Click here for a post we ran last year on this subject. Below is a new infographic on job skills from Guthrie Jensen. As Guthrie Jensen reports: “In a future where machines seem to be taking the place of humans, ‘human skills’ become […]

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Apple: A Bump in the Road Or a Crater?

After a historic run as the innovation, value-added (in terms of market capitalization), and image leader, Apple has now hit a bump in the road — or is it a crater? What do YOU think is next for Apple? Will Apple be able to recapture its recent glory or will it become more “ordinary” in […]

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What Job Skills Will Be Most Important in 2020?

As we plan our future career moves, it is essential to be aware of trends in the job marketplace. For example, what skills should we expect employers to desire in the year 2020? Consider these observations from YouTern: “Drivers of change are all around us. A globally connected world, the ability to scale a brand […]

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A Provocative Take on the Future of Self-Driving Cars

Self-driving cars are in the late stages of testing in the United States. Besides safety issues, consumer skepticism, the regulatory environment will have a major impact on how quickly and widely that self-driving cars make it in the market. Given that self-driving cars will/may be sold in the very near future, we need to better […]

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The State of Wearable Technology

To date, the current popularity of wearable technology seems to be more of a company and media public relations campaign than based on actual sales revenues. In many cases, firms have not met their sales goals for the latest in wearable technology; and consumer interest is far less than expected. This is in some part […]

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What’s Next for B-to-B Marketers?

As we have noted before (see, 1, 2, 3), there is a lot for b-to-b firms to think about in planning and enacting their marketing strategies. In particular, they need to strategize for the future. With this mind, look at the slideshow below from MarketingProfs: “The theme of the 2014 MarketingProfs’ B2B Marketing Forum was […]

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