A new group called the Industrial Internet Consortium—made up of several technology companies including AT&T, Cisco, GE, IBM, Intel and interestingly, Vanderbilt University, announced its plans to create engineering standards for the “Internet of Things.” Source: Slate.com.
This is a seminal moment in our history when real life and technology intersect with the things that we use and wear. We will look back on this time and initiatives like this, fondly, one day!
Their days are jam-packed but their doors are open. Here’s how four leaders of innovative companies value their employees like family. “You can have all the right strategy in the world; if you don’t have the right culture, you’re dead.” Source: Fast Company.
It isn’t reported enough how much organisational culture and workplace process is changing in this new digital, transparent Age of the Customer and the focus on the individual’s needs and happiness.