the right influencers

Finding the right influencers is a top priority for your business. If you are considering an influencer engagement strategy, consider these points: Identify the right influencers. Find the right engagement strategies. Measure the performance of your programs. Keep track of your influencers’ activities. Create a budget for your campaigns. An “end goal” is partnering with… Read More »

a dimension in knowledge production

There are two divergent philosophies and they travel in opposite directions. One is the way of GIVE – the other of GET. The “GIVE” way is actually an invisible, yet inexorable, spiritual law in active motion. It is summarized in principle by the Ten Commandments. This spiritual law causes every good result to and for… Read More »

8 keys to exceptional thinking

Our current level of thinking gives us the result of who we are. Exceptional thinking plays a major role in our achievements. Exceptional thinking allows us to rise to the top. High achievers have high levels of thinking. We can drastically alter where we are. Thinking is a powerful habit. We can be exceptional with… Read More »

the quantum fredkin gate

Researchers from Griffith University and the University of Queensland have overcome one of the key challenges to quantum computing. They demonstrated this by experimentally realising a challenging circuit — the quantum Fredkin gate — for the first time. The quantum Fredkin gate can also be used to perform a direct comparison of two sets of… Read More »

7 questions to ask

Here are 7 questions that garner revealing answers. They are questions you can ask job candidates. These are 7 questions to ask yourself. Find people with these. Find yourself with emotional intelligence. THE 7 QUESTIONS Who inspires you and why? If you were starting a company, what would be the top 3 values? If your… Read More »

cyber issues

Apple CEO Tim Cook sat down with TIME’s Nancy Gibbs and Lev Grossman on March 10 to discuss his company’s rapidly escalating fight with the FBI over encryption. That is the subject of the magazine’s March 28 cover story. Below is a portion of the Tim Cook interview. A link to the entire transcript is… Read More »

the neural code problem

A solution to the neural code could, in principle, give us unlimited power over our brains and hence minds. Science fiction—including mind-control, mind-reading, bionic enhancement and even psychic uploading—could become reality. The Singularity Most versions of The Singularity involve bionic brain boosting. Eventually, we will abandon our flesh-and-blood selves entirely and upload our digitized psyches… Read More »

new view of the universe

A whole new view of the Universe became accessible to humanity when classical rules that governed electricity, magnetism and light didn’t necessarily apply to the smallest, subatomic scales. There are 10 essentials of quantum mechanics that will give us pause on how we “picture” the Universe. Everything is quantum. Everything obeys the same laws of… Read More »

the ai domain

Typically, AI is part of the domain of computer science and engineering. That domain is about achieving a well-defined goal. Like building a bridge to carry vehicular traffic. The bridge carries the traffic, mission accomplished. An important advancement in AI was the AlphaGo computer which won against a human at Go. This brought us to… Read More »

artificial empathy for better business

Figuring out a way to teach a computer empathy is quickly becoming a business in itself. Empathy is a tricky business. To ever fully understand how someone else is feeling is difficult. Empathy is considered, however, a quality which makes us human. As machine learning becomes more popular, empathy is one complex human factor that… Read More »