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Future of Banking & Finance — Part 1
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The CIA estimates over $90 trillion of global value is stored in cash, banknotes, money markets, and bank accounts. In 2018, a mere 8 percent (about $5 trillion) of this…

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Is our current banking system doomed? FINTECH vs TECHFIN
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When is the last time you set foot into a bank? While many of us have a love-hate relationship with our bank, where we love the people but hate the…

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11 critical skills for the future that aren’t taught in school
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If you’re like most people, your job description has evolved over the past five years. For many, their role today didn’t even exist a short time ago. The workplace of…

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Video Gamers May Soon Be Paid More Than Top Pro Athletes
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Your interest in sports may have started out as a hobby when you were just a kid. You were better at it than others, and some even said you were…

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Are Electric Planes the Future of Aviation?
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A few weeks back, saw a rather unusual flight plan. Norway’s Transport Minister and the CEO of its major airport operator, Avinor, flew a quick lap around Oslo’s airport in…

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End of Traditional Advertising? Here’s What Will Replace It!
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This year (2018), the global advertising industry is projected to surpass $550 billion. Advertising revenues have driven Google’s valuation to >$700 billion, and Facebook to >$500 billion. All of that is about to change. What…

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Rebooting Citizenship: Responding to AI and Automation
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Contributed by John Lazar, Software Engineer, Business Leader and Technology Investor  We are assailed almost every day with a new report or study purporting to clarify the impact of Artificial…

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Why Rapid Failure Is The New Secret To Business Success
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P&G has a “Heroic Failure Award” for its employees. Tata has a “Dare to Try Award”. Why are these organizations encouraging — and even rewarding — their employees to fail?…

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4 Mega-Trends for the Future of Work
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We’ve become accustomed to thinking that technological advances are eliminating jobs and tasks that require low-level professional qualifications. From automated toll booths to supermarket tills, we’re used to the erosion…

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How to Develop The Skill that will Save you from Being Replaced By Robots or Automation
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AN AFRICAN FUTURIST PERSPECTIVE The single most important skill you will ever learn is in itself an oxymoron. It is dependent on your ability to vanquish procrastination and achieve something…

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