July 15, 2018

On throwers and catchers

I got the following email reply from a colleague not long ago. Actually, on 26 December. “Hi Shai, it is inappropriate to send work emails on Christmas Day”, followed by an answer to a question I had been waiting for. Because (email) etiquette in business conduct interests me, I then searched the organisation’s policy for […]

The robots are coming. How can you future-proof your career?

The press and professional journals are full of articles about the impact technology is going to have on our jobs in the future. The stories range from the downright scary (technology will erode all aspects of our freedom) to the absurd (we’re all going to be out of a job). The fact that most of […]

Wearable technology

A recent article in The Marketer provides interesting insights on some of the challenges holding up the diffusion of wearable technology (digital devices which can be worn on the body or in clothing) in consumer markets.  Think Google Glass, Samsung Galaxy Gear, Nike Fuelband, etc. According to the article: ‘the reaction to wearable technology has been mixed […]