Stephanie Overby

Stephanie Overby

About Stephanie Overby

A Boston-based journalist, Stephanie Overby has covered everything from Wall Street to weddings during her career. She is currently focused on the implications of digital transformation.

David vs. Transformation, Show Them the Money, One-Click Government

5-Dec-2018 | Stephanie Overby

[overline color="#F15A29"]Increased Profitability, Slower Tech Advances[/overline] Small and midsize businesses get results from their digital investments similar to those of their larger counterpart

Brain Power, Bot Power, Buying Power

12-Sep-2018 | Stephanie Overby

[overline color="#F15A29"]On Demand, Out of Sight[/overline] Companies are relying more on external workers, but executives have difficulty managing them. [one_third] are not highly informe

Wealth and Wellness

4-Jun-2018 | Stephanie Overby

What we’ve learned about customer relationships, retail growth, and improving employee well-being. [overline color="#F15A29"]Three Things Customers Hate About You[/overline] Breaking up isn’t ha

Digitalist Agenda: Places to Be in Spring 2018

21-Feb-2018 | Stephanie Overby

The leading edge of the digital economy is wherever innovators gather. Mar 22 Manufacturing Transformation Stuttgart, Germany [caption id="" align="alignright" width="302"] Pete Swabey, Credit: Pe

Creators: Zipline Offers Drone Aid to Remote Health Clinics

21-Feb-2018 | Stephanie Overby

Keller Rinaudo, co-founder and CEO, Zipline Image Credit: Flickr CC: TED Conference Drones get a bad rap. Unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs), first introduced decades ago, have a largely negative c

Creators: Social Robotics Pioneer Cynthia Breazeal Builds Your BFF

15-Nov-2017 | Stephanie Overby

Founder and chief scientist Cynthia Breazeal has been a pioneer in the field of social robotics. Cynthia Breazeal is a pioneer in the field of social robotics—machines capable of recognizing and si

Thinkers: Author Bob Johansen on Leading in Chaotic Times

15-Nov-2017 | Stephanie Overby

To get an idea of just how volatile and chaotic the future business environment could become, look no further than the toll from Hurricane Harvey, which lashed the Texas coast for four days in August.

Creators: Triggr Health Taps Machine Learning to Prevent Substance Abuse

11-Sep-2017 | Stephanie Overby

CEO John Haskell was inspired to use machine learning to replicate human intuition. John Haskell remembers that he took “more years than most” to get his undergraduate degree from Stanford Univer

Ride Sharing Goes Hyperlocal with Jugnoo

10-May-2017 | Stephanie Overby

CEO Samar Singla launched two successful startups before co-founding Jugnoo. Serial entrepreneur Samar Singla was about to begin his PhD in applied physics at Stanford University when he deliberate

Big Data: Better Than Big Muscles at Kinduct

16-Jan-2017 | Stephanie Overby

Travis McDonough has always been looking for a competitive edge. As an amateur athlete “on the small side,” he sought other ways—exercise, nutrition, strategy—to get ahead. Today McDonough is