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8028340460?profile=originalVUCA relates to threats that people and enterprises often encounter.  The acronym reflects the constant, dramatically-transforming, and unpredictable world.  The concept originated in 1987, based on the theories of Warren Bennis and Burt Nanus.  The term was first used by U.S. Army War College to describe the volatile, uncertain, complex, and ambiguous general conditions globally.

The acronym found traction after 2002, when it was considered an emerging idea to be discussed among the strategic le

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When things like ticket booking, watching TV shows, ordering food are being digital, education is still lagging in terms of digital education. The number of Internet users is growing increasingly with an increase in the number of smartphones. It provided a good chance to provide education online.

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Online education is slowly and steadily becoming popular with the interest of working professionals to learn new things, technology. Digital education is an academic practice that ultimately helps studen

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Richard Branson, British business and philanthropist once said: “One day, offices will be a thing of the past.”pic-1-Virtual-Teams-Challenges-Benefits-200x300.jpeg?profile=RESIZE_710x

While organizations still need to travel to reach their physical offices, the rapid changes in the world are requiring businesses to form Virtual Teams. A Virtual Team refers to a group of individuals who work together from different geographic locations and rely on communication technology such as email, voice conferencing services, fax, etc.

Virtual Teams work well for an organization

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What are the 10 Biggest Global Challenges?

Written by:

Rosamond Hutt

Thursday 21 January 2016

Source: World Economic Forum

Whether it’s turning promises on climate change into action, rebuilding trust in the financial system, or connecting the world to the internet, the World Economic Forum has singled out 10 key global challenges that, if they are to be addressed, require cooperation from the public and private sectors.

The link below is a guide to the 10 challenges, and why they matter to the world.

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The Insurance industry is facing extensive operational challenges with disruptive market and consumer changes leaving insurers with no choice: innovate or die.

 As a result, many are undertaking a complete top-to-bottom transformation. One such U.S insurer is Liberty Mutual, who are exploring new ways to automate and operationalize to transform their processes.

PEX network spoke to the Director or Special Projects – Process and Technology, Sidharth Grover, to find out what he and his team are look

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8028248258?profile=originalRisk is a double-edged sword for insurance companies. On one hand, customers buy coverage because their businesses face a variety of risks. On the other hand, risk management challenges for the insurance industry are numerous. These include risks like “underwriting, credit, market, operational, liquidity risks, etc.,” according to the National Association of Insurance Commissioners (NAIC).

Insurance companies operate under the increased scrutiny of a tightening regulatory environment. About a yea

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Greta Roberts, CEO Talent Analytics, Corp.

8028243885?profile=originalWhen beginning a new predictive analytics project, the client often mentions the importance of a “quick win”.  It makes sense to think about delivering fast results, in a limited area, that excites important stakeholders and gains support and funding for more predictive projects.  A great goal.

It’s the implementation of the quick win in a predictive project that can be difficult. There are at least 2 challenges with using a traditional quick win approach

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Most of what I have discussed about the Delta Model in previous presentations in this forum applies without much adaptation to any kind of organization. After all, every firm, regardless of its nature and specific circumstances, has customers and competencies – the two pillars of the Delta Model. However, there are two types of organizations that, because of their importance and singularity, deserve special attention. They are the small- and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) and the not-for-profit

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Top Challenges in Risk - The Results Are In

I have been running a survey and with more than 100 completed I am getting an interesting picture of the challenges my readership is facing. Here are the results and my interpretation of what they mean.

First of all, I should answer the question “What does the profile of respondents look like?” Put simply, my readership base and those that responded are typical of the risk profession. You are a mix of senior risk professionals in larger organisations, risk advisors who work for senior risk profes

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