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Changing Insurance Distribution Models and Evolving Carrier Strategies

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As consumer shopping habits continue to shift, organizations are increasingly taking a hard look at how their products are sold and, ideally, adapting accordingly. For insurance carriers it’s no different. Whether it’s by embracing digitalization or improving direct-to-consumer models, the most successful carriers are the ones making attempts to evolve with the market. While those […]

How Alternative Food Ingredients Impact the Food Industry

No one has ever questioned the fact that you need cows to make cow’s milk. That is, until now. One company has discovered a way to 3D-print a cow’s DNA sequence, ferment it with genetically engineered yeast, and produce “real” lactose-free milk.  

What Retail’s Renaissance Means for Executive Leaders

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Online and mobile technologies have fundamentally reshaped human behaviors, desires and preferences.   It can be observed in our most primal activities (developing relationships and creating community) to our most mundane (daily commuting).  Just a few years ago, none of us orchestrated transportation for a night out by making a few keystrokes on our mobile devices.  […]

Big Food Brands Challenged by Next Generation Natural Foods

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Big Food Brands Losing Ground in the Market If you’re a regular visitor to the grocery store, you’ve probably noticed several subtle changes to the products you see. For decades, packaged foods sold by big food brands have reigned the shelves. Since their inception, they primarily catered to the consumer’s need for convenience in an […]

Hiring for Cybersecurity in the Finance Sector

Hiring for Cybersecurity in the Finance Sector

Were you one of the 143 million Americans impacted by the 2017 Equifax data breach? How about one of the 4.6 million people affected by the 2015 Scottrade hack? Or the 76 million households impacted by the 2014 cyberattack against JPMorgan Chase? These are just three of hundreds of known cyberattacks on financial institutions, with […]