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Alternative Work Arrangements

14 minutes ago   |   Harvard

Alexandre Mas and Amanda Pallais. Forthcoming. “ Alternative Work Arrangements .” Annual Review of Economics. Abstract PDF Alternative work arrangements, defined both by...
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These are the 3 things business leaders must do to grow diversity in the workplace, according to a tech exec working to achieve gender parity by 2030

These are the 3 things business leaders must do to grow diversity in the workplace, according to a tech exec working to achieve gender parity by 2030

58 minutes ago   |   Business Insider

Brian Reaves, head of diversity and inclusion at Dell, said it was a "business imperative" for tech companies to commit to growing diversity in their workforce. Reaves spoke to...
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Billionaires and heads of state have descended on a ski town in Switzerland. Here's what's happening in Davos, explained in 60 seconds

Billionaires and heads of state have descended on a ski town in Switzerland. Here's what's happening in Davos, explained in 60 seconds

1 hour ago   |   Business Insider

The World Economic Forum in Davos is an annual gathering nicknamed for the ski town it's held in: Davos-Klosters, Switzerland. The four-day conference brings together heads of...
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The CEO of a private-equity giant that invested alongside SoftBank says it pushed too hard for growth without making the economics work first

The CEO of a private-equity giant that invested alongside SoftBank says it pushed too hard for growth without making the economics work first

1 hour ago   |   Business Insider

At a Davos panel, Bill Ford, the CEO of General Atlantic, said he's seen where SoftBank has gone wrong in investments that the two companies did together. Ford said SoftBank...
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A quantitative futurist explains how Amazon, Google, and Apple will 'completely dismantle' the healthcare industry - and says the wheels are already in motion

A quantitative futurist explains how Amazon, Google, and Apple will 'completely dismantle' the healthcare industry - and says the wheels are already in motion

1 hour ago   |   Business Insider

Amy Webb, a quantitative futurist and professor of strategic foresight at NYU, expects tech giants like Amazon and Apple will "completely dismantle the healthcare industry as...
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AB InBev exec reveals how the company plans to dominate the seltzer market and what the brewing giant really thinks about White Claw

AB InBev exec reveals how the company plans to dominate the seltzer market and what the brewing giant really thinks about White Claw

1 hour ago   |   Business Insider

AB InBev has a master plan when it comes to the hard seltzer market. John Blood, the company's chief legal and corporate affairs officer and corporate secretary, spoke to...
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The tech industry's diversity problem won't get better unless tech companies unite to solve it, Dell exec urges at World Economic Forum

The tech industry's diversity problem won't get better unless tech companies unite to solve it, Dell exec urges at World Economic Forum

1 hour ago   |   Business Insider

Solving the tech industry's diversity problem will require a collective effort across companies, according to Dell diversity and inclusion head Brian Reaves. Reaves emphasized...
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France poised to drop plan to tax tech giants amid signs of US deal

1 hour ago   |   The Guardian

Talks in Davos raise hope of agreement to find multilateral solution to taxing digital firms France is poised to announce on Wednesday that it is dropping its go-it-alone plan...
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Bank of England to consider adopting cryptocurrency

1 hour ago   |   The Guardian

BoE joins group of central banks examining pitfalls of relying on electronic money The Bank of England will examine how Britain could adopt a bitcoin-style digital currency as...
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119 billionaires, 53 heads of state, and an $8.3 million security bill: A look at Davos by the numbers

119 billionaires, 53 heads of state, and an $8.3 million security bill: A look at Davos by the numbers

2 hours ago   |   Business Insider

The annual meeting of the World Economic Forum , or Davos as it's more commonly known, kicked off Tuesday in Switzerland. Davos will have dozens of billionaires and heads of...
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