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What Your Future Employees Want Most

What Your Future Employees Want Most The last year has forever changed the way employees view and approach work, but one thing holds true: Businesses that want to attract and retain the talent they need to move forward must understand the top priorities of their future workforce. They must embrace new, flexible work models and cultivate […]

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Crypto climbs, stocks gain as markets cheer a weak dollar

Crypto climbs, stocks gain as markets cheer a weak dollar [unable to retrieve full-text content]The dollar is down 12% off its March 2020 high, and expected to fall further—a tail-wind for a big group of stocks. Read MorePublished at Tue, 25 May 2021 08:33:05 +0000

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An FTC Lawsuit Says Frontier Lied About Internet Speeds

An FTC Lawsuit Says Frontier Lied About Internet Speeds The Federal Trade Commission and officials from six states sued Frontier Communications Wednesday, alleging that the telecom provider misrepresented internet speeds and charged many customers for higher speeds than it actually provided or was capable of providing. Ars Technica This story originally appeared on Ars Technica, […]

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AI Can Write Disinformation Now—and Dupe Human Readers

AI Can Write Disinformation Now—and Dupe Human Readers When OpenAI demonstrated a powerful artificial intelligence algorithm capable of generating coherent text last June, its creators warned that the tool could potentially be wielded as a weapon of online misinformation. ​Now a team of disinformation experts has demonstrated how effectively that algorithm, called GPT-3, could be […]

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The best new books on how to lead from a distance—and design a market to combat climate change

The best new books on how to lead from a distance—and design a market to combat climate change [unable to retrieve full-text content]From Spencer Stuart’s James Citrin and Darleen DeRosa, and Mark Carney, two new books that should make your reading list Read MorePublished at Mon, 24 May 2021 08:54:28 +0000

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The Ford F-150 Lightning Is the Electric Vehicle of Dystopia

The Ford F-150 Lightning Is the Electric Vehicle of Dystopia When Tesla CEO Elon Musk took to a stage in 2019 to unveil the company’s all-electric Cybertruck pickup, observers were shocked, and that’s putting it mildly. The look was, as one industrial designer told WIRED at the time, “anti-humanistic,” a ride devised, seemingly, for a […]

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Will the short sellers come for Oatly?

Will the short sellers come for Oatly? [unable to retrieve full-text content]Non-dairy darling Oatly will have no shortage of doubters Read MorePublished at Fri, 21 May 2021 14:28:20 +0000

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When we see someone in distress, will we ignore it?

When we see someone in distress, will we ignore it? [unable to retrieve full-text content]A Pulitzer Prize-winning professor is denied tenure, the housing shortage puts pressure on the middle class, and the impact of 2020 on LGBTQ+ youth Read MorePublished at Fri, 21 May 2021 18:50:39 +0000

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To Make Real Progress on D&I, Move Past Vanity Metrics

To Make Real Progress on D&I, Move Past Vanity Metrics Using data in diversity and inclusion initiatives can help organizations move beyond tick-the-box exercises. It can enable them to take an honest look at where they’re falling short, assess the experience of specific groups in the company, and prevent employee attrition before it happens. Start by […]