One Company’s Path to Artificial Intelligence

One Company’s Path to Artificial Intelligence

From bits and bytes to thinking machines: Rahul Kanodia ’94 has repeatedly transformed his company to create a global powerhouse. The story of Datamatics is the story of the rise of big data and artificial intelligence. The Mumbai-based information technology consulting firm began 40 years ago as a low-cost data processing company, but through the … Continued

Thumbs Down to Facebook’s Cryptocurrency

Thumbs Down to Facebook’s Cryptocurrency

Facebook’s launch of Libra reveals much about what is wrong with twenty-first-century American capitalism. Facebook and some of its corporate allies have decided that what the world really needs is another cryptocurrency, and that launching one is the best way to use the vast talents at their disposal. The fact that Facebook thinks so reveals … Continued

7 Books Thought Leaders Are Reading This Summer

7 Books Thought Leaders Are Reading This Summer

It’s summer, and many of us are scaling down our ambition — at least as far as reading lists go. Scholarly tomes are shoved to the back of the bookshelf. Out come lighter, more palatable novels and celebrity bios, ready to tote on vacation. Not so our Chazen Senior Scholars. They plan to use the … Continued

Six Tips on Giving Your Employees Effective Feedback

Six Tips on Giving Your Employees Effective Feedback

Giving feedback can be one of the most effective ways to help employees and build a productive team. In addition to helping people improve their performance, well-delivered feedback can be a gift of powerful insights that can help an employee grow. Yet how to provide feedback—along with when and how often—is a subject of much … Continued