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The Digital Revolution and the Future of Work

The Digital Revolution and the Future of Work

Vice President Joe Biden wrote an article for the Boston Globe on Wednesday highlighting his statements at the World Economic Forum in Davos. He emphasized five guideposts for protecting the middle class during the digital revolution: 1. Education 2. Protecting worker’s rights 3. Modernizing Infrastructure 4.

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We’ve Seen the Face of the Modern Data Breach, And It’s Us

We've Seen the Face of the Modern Data Breach, And It's Us

Let’s start with a tired metaphor: "Storing crown jewels outside of castle walls."  So, if Information Security is like medieval Europe, then companies are the feudal lords who spend their money building really strong walls to keep enemies at bay.

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Want to Change Lives? Go Into Information Science

Want to Change Lives? Go Into Information Science

I’m going to start by making a bold claim to my peers — the millennials — in the workforce: If you want to change lives, don’t open a cupcake store or a cross-fit gym.  Go into information management. Let me explain why.

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Financial Services Rides the Disruption Wave

Financial Services Rides the Disruption Wave

Disruption is hitting every vertical and financial services is no exception. The World Economic Forum recently released a report titled "The Future of Financial Services: How disruptive innovations are reshaping the way financial services are structured, provisioned and consumed " (pdf) in which it states, "Disruption will not be

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