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Women Are From Spin Class and Men Are Lost In Space

WE JOINED A HEALTH CLUB a couple of months ago. My wife wanted more strenuous exercise than walking our dog Cooper. Proud of her. Her first month of exercise was defined by a machine that simulated walking up stairs. It … Continue reading

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Surviving and Thriving In A Future Tech Economy

CREATIVE DESTRUCTION defines future tech. Think Amazon vs Sears. The business model of retail work associates serving customers in shopping malls is being displaced by smart phones and artificial intelligence (AI) devices like Amazon’s Alexa. Amazon ends up hiring thousands … Continue reading

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Five Ways VR Tech Will Cut Cost and Win Customers

Virtual reality (VR) and augmented reality (AR) technologies are going to reshape our businesses. They already have at Ford. They now use VR in designing cars. Work associates located on different continents hold meetings in 3D through VR conferences. Ford … Continue reading

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How The U.K. Is Fighting Obesity And Added Sugar

We are in a national weight crisis. Obesity death rates now approximate those tied to smoking. Maybe the most chilling fact tied to our weight crisis is that 17% of our children are obese. Obese children have a higher risk … Continue reading

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How I Survived My First Spin Class

It rained in San Diego. Actually it poured. Five inches in five days. Five inches of rain in San Diego is like two feet of snow in New York City. Drivers lose their minds and control of their cars. With … Continue reading

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How Consumer Electronics Are Radically Redesigning Our Cars

Stop thinking of cars as a motor and wheels. Instead, think of cars in terms of computer chips, graphic cards and batteries. It is consumer electronics, rather than mechanical systems like combustion engines, that will define our vehicles in the … Continue reading

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Is Your Company Fast Enough To Succeed In 2017

Speed, connectivity and creative destruction defines 21st century business success. Think Yellow Cab. One minute they have a near monopoly in what they called the cab business. Today companies like Uber and Lift are dominating this space redefined as “ride … Continue reading

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