The Securities and Exchange Commission charged Theranos Inc., its founder and CEO Elizabeth Holmes, and its former President Ramesh Balwani with raising more than $700 million from investors through an elaborate fraud in which they made false statements about the company’s technology, business, and financial…Continue
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This month, Tiger Brands, the major food conglomerate in South Africa, is entangled in a major scandal. 950 have fallen ill and 180 people have died from listeriosis, which makes this the biggest food-borne illness outbreak in history.
In the unraveling of this scandal, I see a proof point for two…Continue
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marcus evans will host the Innovation in Insurance Pricing Conference on May 23-24, 2018 in New York. This conference will give insurance firms a critical insight and the practical expertise to innovate their pricing techniques within their personal lines. Delegates will understand how to enhance their data analytics and leverage big data to augment the quality and efficiency of current pricing strategies, in order to out price their competitors. You will…Continue
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The insurance industry is undergoing a significant transformation, and many leaders agree that what we’ve experienced so far is just the tip of the iceberg. With RiskMinds Insurance just around the corner, we asked global …Continue
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Competition and Business Strategy in
Historical Perspective -Harvard…
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Last week my blog was about the need to tap into board experience. Today I write about how boards need to be asked the right questions to provide their experience, to…Continue
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Have you ever thought about how a data breach could affect you personally? What about your business? Either way, it can be devastating. Fortunately, there are ways that you can protect your personal or business data, and it’s easier than you think. Don’t assume that protecting yourself is impossible just because big corporations get hit with data breaches all of the time. There are things you can do to get protected.
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On February 16, 2018, the FDA…
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Challenges to the Not-for-Profit Organizations: Lessons from the Delta Model.
Added by Enrique Suarez on March 6, 2018 at 4:30pm — No Comments
A little while ago, during the WEF 2018 event we were curious. We wanted to know what the WEF Global Risk Report would look like if it was displayed on the VirtueSpark GRC Platform. Since what they call risk interrelation is a fundamental design aspect of our platform, we had expected it to look similar. So we set up a blank instance, tweaked some style aspects, adjusted the impact and likelihood dimensions and filled it with the data of the 2018, 2017 and 2014 reports.
Next to that I…Continue
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It is certain that having the right experience is one thing, but getting the most of it is another. Especially when it comes to boards. Each board member needs to fulfil their fiduciary duties; however, reliance needs to be placed on individual board members with specific skill sets. And along the way, there…Continue
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FinTechs smell blood in the incumbent water. Regulations come in thick and fast. Technology is making strides to transform and potentially wipe out financial jobs across the sector. …Continue
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There are many ways that you or a small business could get caught up in a social media disaster. Can you think of any off the top of your head? If you are like most of us, probably not. Here are 14 ways that you could be in danger:
Added by Robert Siciliano on March 1, 2018 at 3:41pm — No Comments
This past weekend, companies started responding to consumer backlash for working with the National Rifle Association. Corporations like the First National Bank of Omaha, Delta, Hertz, and MetLife are ending discount programs with the NRA.
Before this pushback, NRA membership granted consumers access…Continue
Added by Steven Minsky on February 28, 2018 at 4:42pm — No Comments
If you are a business owner, you might be concerned about employee theft. If you aren’t concerned, perhaps you should be.
There are a number of ways that an employee can steal:
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In her blog Stop Looking in the Rear-view Mirror Janine Garner makes the point that our internal…Continue
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