Are You (and Your Company) Ready for the Gig Economy?
Gianpiero Petriglieri, INSEAD Associate Professor of Organisational Behaviour, has been studying how successful independent workers manage the exhilaration and occasional despair of life in the gig economy. Their strategies for success have implications for current and future freelancers, as well as organisations.
Blockchain in financial services circa 2018
Paul Sin, a consulting partner at Deloitte is optimistic about the integration of blockchain in financial services. He points out for blockchain to be effective it must involve a community of businesses sharing the blockchain.
Digital capital markets trends in 2018
David Day, managing director and head of Asia Pacific, Ipreo says there is an opportunity for technology to transform the capital markets globally through the use of cloud, big data to meet regulation and demand for greater transparency.
The World's Most Talent Competitive Countries, 2018
This year's Global Talent Competitiveness Index shows how diversity enhances talent development, especially when work involves complex, creative tasks. Countries and cities can encourage collaboration and creative solutions with cognitively diverse teams, say INSEAD's Paul Evans and Bruno Lanvin.
HK retailers's biggest challenge in 2018
Leonie Valentine, MD for sales & operations at Google Hong Kong says the biggest challenge for retails come down to skills and will in their quest to become digital retailers able to respond to their customers' needs.
Connecting the Borderless World of Digital Finance
Silver Peak David Hughes says that as FSIs move to the cloud, SD WAN presents a platform that would allow a financial institution to use the most appropriate technology to create the desired experience for a particular application.