Judith Magyar

Can Artificial Intelligence Drive More Ethical Retail?

13-Feb-2018 | Judith Magyar

[no_syndicate_info][/no_syndicate_info] A few years ago Samantha Zirkin and her husband took their two young children and travelled around the world, volunteering at orphanages, schools, and ho

A Recipe For Retailers That Want Their Mojo Back

23-Jan-2018 | Judith Magyar

[no_syndicate_info][/no_syndicate_info] The last thing on my mind when I got to Retail’s Big Show NRF 2018 was buying jeans, but that changed when James Curleigh, president of Levi’s brand

procurement, supply chain, future of work, HR

Will Procurement Be The Hottest Job Of The Decade?

4-Jan-2018 | Judith Magyar

[no_syndicate_info][/no_syndicate_info] From moleskin to fishing rods, Cirque du Soleil procures a lot of strange stuff because of the nature of its business. The bungee costumes worn by the per

The Factory Of The Future Needs People

15-Dec-2017 | Judith Magyar

[no_syndicate_info][/no_syndicate_info] The leaders of Kibar Holding know that acquiring technology is easy, but employee engagement, like love, is something that can’t be bought. “Our goal

Courier Service Thrives Under Radical Business Model

15-Sep-2017 | Judith Magyar

Originally, Aramex was big locally and small internationally. In his influential book The World is Flat, Thomas Friedman described Aramex as the epitome of globalization. One way companies can flouri

Let Siri Do The Selling While People Manage Change

11-Aug-2017 | Judith Magyar

Companies that are transforming successfully in the digital world understand that technology is important, but it’s really about people. Employees must be empowered with the right skills. Not every

From Forest To Pharmacy: Analytics Enables Holistic Healing

28-Jun-2017 | Judith Magyar

Pharmaceutical companies normally make money when you’re sick. One such company uses analytics and holistic healing to keep you healthy. Years ago, a young man named Victor Siaulys and his friend

A Hard Hat Is Not Enough: IoT Is Saving Lives In Qatar

14-Apr-2017 | Judith Magyar

Standing on a roadside in Qatar where camel once passed, I watch hundreds of trucks roll by. I am with Philippe Garnier, corporate plant manager for QDVC, a thriving local construction company. Phi

digital transformation, digital business, e-commerce, space selfie, mobile apps

How A Space Selfie Is Transforming Trends [VIDEO]

29-Mar-2017 | Judith Magyar

Taking selfies in space without ever leaving the ground? That’s not rocket science any more. The new app by SnapPlanet won this year’s Space App Camp Award at the Mobile World Congress in Barce

Robot, Davos, coding

Let Kids Control Robots, And See The Skills Gap Shrink

18-Jan-2017 | Judith Magyar

According to studies by the World Economic Forum (WEF), there are 218 million unemployed people who have been left out of the growth economy, and a further 295 million young people who are neither em