Facebook is changing. So much so that it’s getting hard to keep up with all the news. From social VR to updated news feeds, the social media giant is clearly trying to do something. It may have been a rough couple of years for Facebook, but it’s still one of the most popular platforms for businesses – provided you can break through the new algorithm.
No matter what section of the news you turn to these days, it’s obvious that we’re in throes of a leadership crisis -- or five. President Trump’s administration continues to court controversy and divide the nation. After a contentious election in France, Emmanuel Macron’s landslide victory has now devolved into the lowest approval rating in the country’s history. And the ouster of Uber’s top executives have exposed similar struggles in business. Leadership is a daunting task, and everyone’s[...]
For all the wonders and conveniences that come with this digital world, we must not allow ourselves to ignore the persistent threat of hackers. Technology accords us a great deal of new comforts – and with them, new perils. The global cyberattacks that erupted on Friday offered another profound object lesson. A massive infection of malware plagued at least 75,000 computers across nearly 100 countries. The perpetrators targeted dozens of hospitals in England, multinational businesses such as[...]
In a recent article for Inc. Magazine, Marissa Levin discussed the four areas of subject matter expertise that leaders must have on their boards. She astutely observed that 2017 gives every indication of producing a volatile and fluctuating environment that will impact businesses of all types, across all industries. Levin is the CEO of Successful Culture, a consultancy focused on organizational strategies, leadership development and enhancing corporate culture. Political, technological and[...]