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18Aug2017

GFL17: Download the Official White Paper!

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Since 2014 the Global Female Leaders Summit has been the major economic forum for female executives all over the world. Over the years the international event attracted hundreds of high profile attendees and earned its reputation as the “Female Davos”.The Global Female Leaders Summit 2017 took...

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14Aug2017

How Big Data Changes our Reading Habits

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At Global Female Leaders 2017 Ranj Begley showed us how her company uses data in order to better satisfy their customers. She works at Readly UK and her company is known as the "Spotify of Magazines". Today we uploaded video footage of her session to our YouTube channel for you.Enjoy the video!

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04Aug2017

Do Companies need Guidelines for Dealing with Gen Z?

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Leadership means having to deal with teams of employees. These are often very diverse teams consisting of people of different gender, ethnic or cultural background... and different age. And one of the most immediate question many leaders ask themselves is how to deal with a very specific age group...

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01Aug2017

The Crisis of Globalisation?

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Globalisation. It is a very divisive term. For some it means prosperity, free trade and a free circulation of goods. It is associated with global communication, more and faster opportunities to travel the globe and with less border controls. For others, however, it is connected to international...

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27Jul2017

Opening Silos, or How to Work Together as an Organisation

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When Dr Linda Sharkey spoke about how to futureproof our workplaces at Global Female Leaders 2017, we were all ears. Because we all have probably some things that could be better at our own organisations. During the talk an interesting question came up on our app, but sadly there wasn't time to go...

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25Jul2017

New Video: The Moving Talk of Samantha Payne on The Future of Bionics

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Good news everyone! Today we published the memorable Spotlight Session Samantha Payne presented at Global Female Leaders 2017. You can watch it on YouTube. We were all very moved by her talk and listening to her again still has the same effect as in May. The video really speaks for itself, so we...

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20Jul2017

Some In-depth Thoughts on Fake News

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We promise that for now this is the last time we write about the guy. But after cutting the interview with Bloomberg’s Jacki Kelley last week, the discussion came up about a question that may sound simple, but that is actually very complicated:“What is fake news?” And why is it such a problem?Let...

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17Jul2017

New Video! Jacki Kelley on Responsible Leadership in Politics & Media

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Today, we want to give you the opportunity to relive an interesting session from this year's summit. Therefore we just published the Exclusive Interview with Jacki Kelley on Responsible Digital Leadership. Jacki spoke roughly half an our with Melinda Crane about the media business in the age of...

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Smart City
13Jul2017

How Digital Identity will Drive Smart Cities

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Today more than 50 percent of the world population live in urban areas. And this number will even increase in the future. This does pose a problem, because, while it is nice living in a city and indulging in the many cultural possibilities it has to offer, the big accumulations of people in one...

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11Jul2017

More Crucial Future Leadership Skills

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Last week, we looked at 3 skills future leaders will need to steer their companies in the right direction. The article mainly revolved around what we call "soft-skills" today, even though they are becoming just as, if not even more important that, say, performing magic tricks with Excel. Still,...

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04Jul2017

3 Skills Future Leaders Will Definitely Need

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Last week, we talked about the impact of automation on the labour market. We saw that in the future a lot of jobs will be replaced by robots, algorithms and artificial intelligence. Most industries will be heavily automated in the future and virtually every mundane or repetitive job will be...

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29Jun2017

The Impact of Automation: How Many Jobs Will We Lose?

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Consider this: technically, almost every job we know can be done by robots or algorithms. And the machines are even *better* than we are at most of them. Would you have thought these jobs could be automated ten years ago? Financial Analysts30 percent of bank jobs are under threat of being replaced...

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