Sat.Jun 27, 2020

#1,738 – Social Distancing Bracelets

Greatest. Idea. Ever.

I just saw a post on LinkedIn that Mark Cuban shared that really resonated with me: the idea of color coded bracelets that denote our social distancing preferences for when we return to the office. A green bracelet indicates that you are okay with hugs and high-fives. A yellow bracelet indicates that you are okay with talking near someone but not touching them. And a red bracelet indicates that you have common sense and want to keep a safe distance.

We Need This Surprising Kind Of Diversity

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We all live in our own reality. Our reality lives inside our heads. It is what we have experienced throughout our lives. Right? My reality is different from your reality. Your reality is different from everybody else’s reality. Even family members who live together would have a different reality – if you lived with a… The post We Need This Surprising Kind Of Diversity appeared first on hellofuture.

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How Augmented Data Management Improves The Productivity of Your Data Science Team

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How Augmented Data Management Improves The Productivity of Your Data Science Team According to a Forbes survey, 8 in 10 data scientists spend most of their time collecting and preparing data. If your data science team is bogged down with the tedious tasks of preparing data, it’s hard for them to focus on the strategic […]. The post How Augmented Data Management Improves The Productivity of Your Data Science Team appeared first on Acuvate.

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#1,737 – How To Breathe

Greatest. Idea. Ever.

I still vividly remember the first time I went to a Bikram yoga class. It was a real struggle. I could barely catch my breath in the stifling heat, my sanity evaporating with every bead of sweat I produced. For what felt like an eternity, I was doing my best, following my instructor’s guidance, hanging on every word, wondering when the torture was going to end, when suddenly and unexpectedly, my world was rocked, turned upside down.

The Best Sales Forecasting Models for Weathering Your Goals

Every sales forecasting model has a different strength and predictability method. It’s recommended to test out which one is best for your team. This way, you’ll be able to further enhance – and optimize – your newly-developed pipeline. Your future sales forecast? Sunny skies (and success) are just ahead!

Digital Innovation Units: Setting-Up for Scaling-Up

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PWC’s strategy consulting arm Strategy& recently surveyed 50 Chief Information Officers (CIOs) and Chief Digital Officers (CDOs) across Germany, Switzerland and Austria (with additional samples from the US, Japan and the Netherlands). They found that the majority of the surveyed companies have been facing a Scaling-Up Problem : barely 10% of were managing to grow revenue from digital initiatives to more than 5% of group revenue. 40% saw no significant impact from digital innovation.

#1,740 – Bacteriophages

Greatest. Idea. Ever.

We may soon be able to fight fire with fire when it comes to the coronavirus by unleashing our own virus to counteract it. The key would be turning to bacteriophages, viruses that specifically feed on bacteria. Forbes explains: “These mini viruses, which are literally called ‘bacteria devourers’ if you know your Greek, will happily munch on bacteria as much as you will let them.

#1,739 – It Is What It Is

Greatest. Idea. Ever.

Everyone wants to discover The Next Big Thing. It’s exciting. Empowering. You feel like you’re part of a growing movement. An exclusive club. Knowing a secret that no one else knows. Never has that been more evident than what’s transpired over the last few days in regards to the explosive hype surrounding a mysterious new social networking app, seemingly built around an unusual new combination of emoji. What is it?!