Managing Someone Who Sucks Up to You

Every leader knows they shouldn’t play favorites — it can lead to dissatisfaction and discord on a team. There are even some surprising disadvantages for the person who is the focus of the boss’s special attention. But there will always be team members who want to make it into your inner circle, and sometimes a […]

A 21st-century approach to serious illness

Biotechnology company Amgen is leveraging machine learning and emerging technologies to try and predict and prevent disease. We’ve heard it before: Artificial intelligence (AI), with its giant data sets and rapidly evolving technology, is transforming health care into a science capable of preventing illness and prolonging life. We believe this will be true over the […]

What is a quantum computer?

How it works, why it’s so powerful, and where it’s likely to be most useful first Jan 29, 2019 IMAGE COURTESY RIGETTI COMPUTING. PHOTO BY JUSTIN FANTL. This is the first in a series of explainers on quantum technology. The other two are on quantum communication and post-quantum cryptography. A quantum computer harnesses some of the almost-mystical phenomena […]

Why Great Innovation Needs Great Marketing

Written By Denise Lee Yohn Innovation is a top priority for almost every organization. But to achieve success through innovation, companies must put as much energy and investment into marketing new offerings as they do in generating them. The role of marketing in some companies seems to have diminished in recent years, with the growth […]