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Book Review: What about the Future? by Fred Phillips

Jeffrey Phillips

I'm returning today to one of my favorite activities - a book review. The book I'm reviewing today is entitled What about the Future? It was written by Fred Phillips, who is a professor and also the editor of the journal Technological Forecasting and Societal Change.

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The Future of Work: Thriving Through Remote Team Collaboration


With the advent of the internet and digital technology, the traditional office-centric work environment has shifted towards a more flexible model, allowing people to work from anywhere with an internet connection. Time Zone Differences: Global teams may struggle with scheduling and synchronizing due to different time zones.


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Supercharge Your Virtual Teams Performance: Enhancing Productivity


As an executive or team leader, understanding and enhancing your virtual team’s productivity is vital to the success of your projects and overall business goals. Identifying Key Factors Affecting Productivity Several key factors can influence virtual team productivity, from the technology your team uses to the culture you cultivate.

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Mastering the Art of Virtual Team Communication: Strategies for Success


When communication is effective, it fosters a sense of community, reduces feelings of isolation, and empowers your team members to collaborate more openly and effectively, leading to enhanced project outcomes. Additionally, the risk of technology fatigue is heightened with virtual teams.

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Tips for Startups: Making Sure Large Companies Remember You


One of the biggest tips we have for startups after pitching a large company is to make sure they remember you. Here are some recommendations about what to do after your pitch (hopefully you followed our tips on how to maximize your first meeting ). Here’s why. No follow-up, no next steps, very little response to your emails?

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How to Set Department Goals: 5 Useful Tips


Learn what department goals are and why they are essential and review a five-step plan to actually execute them. Some examples of goals that align with the vision and mission of the organization include: Improving project completion by X% by the end of October. For example, “improving project management” is a rather broad goal.

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The Importance of Staying Scrappy in an AI-Driven Era

Tullio Siragusa

The Importance of Staying Scrappy in an AI-Driven Era In an age of rapid technological advancements, companies everywhere are embracing artificial intelligence (AI) and automation to modernize their operations. Large enterprises often lose their agility due to organizational inertia and bureaucracy.