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Mapping a Route to Self-Driving Cars

As Congress makes headway on legislation to expedite the rollout of self-driving cars, automotive and technology companies are already forging ahead in spite of lingering regulatory uncertainty and other challenges, according to a new…

Digital Supply Chains – A New Path to Productivity

By Persio Lisboa, Chief Operating Officer, Navistar It is evident that the trucking industry will look really different in the future. How will the coming changes impact our businesses? A decade or two from now, how many of the companies…

Political Risk and Technology Worry the C-Suite

Global executives expect economic and financial volatility will be higher in the next 12 months than it was in the past year, according to the 2017 Views from the C-Suite published by A.T. Kearney's Global Business Policy Council. More…

Are you prepared for a corporate crisis?

By Sanjay Kalavar and Mihir Mysore McKinsey & Co. No one can predict when disaster will strike—but knowing what to expect if it does will buy precious time. Imagine yourself as a top executive in a company hit by a major crisis…

How to Make Digital Transformation Work

According to a study by Harvard Business Review Analytic Services, 43% of companies surveyed are achieving positive outcomes from digital transformation investments. These include using digital technology at all levels of operations,…

Getting Serious About Blockchain

From global management consulting firm McKinsey & Co. How an “Internet of value” can redefine the very nature of transactions and transform the global economy. Backed by sophisticated technology, blockchain can potentially…

IBM: What CEOs Need to Know About Blockchain

IBM announced that it has identified three key elements of enterprise blockchain adoption for c-suite leaders to consider when evaluating the technology for business use. Blockchain, or distributed ledger technology, is quickly making…

Cross-Border Online Retail Growing Fast

Cross-border online retail will grow at twice the rate of domestic e-commerce, with a compound annual growth rate of 25% until 2020, according to a study by DHL Express. The report -- The 21st Century Spice Trade: A Guide to the…