Posted on March 29, 2021

EU Commission’s strategy to promote innovation

The European Commission announced, on 24 September 2020, that it had adopted a new digital finance package. Europe is currently facing a geopolitical division between the U.S. and China, where Brexit, the populisms, the economic crisis, and the effects of the pandemic are leaning the European citizens towards a pessimistic Continue reading…

Posted on March 25, 2021

Five Secrets to Speaking Confidently

I was doing a presentation and my boss exclaimed in his typical Nigerian accent “Victoria, it seems like you swallowed a loudspeaker”; probably because I spoke quite audibly, assertively, and confidently. Every time I think about his statement in its literal context, I burst out laughing. As a young professional Continue reading…

Posted on March 25, 2021

The perfect gear does not understand egos

EGOS, sometimes bigger than their people. If it weren’t for the egos, it could have succeeded. I’ll start at the beginning. Seven years ago Zappos pushed his organizational holocracy, a non-hierarchical management model. In other words, a model without bosses. How do you see it? Wait… how does it feel? Continue reading…

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Posted on March 24, 2021

Towards an AI just for the elite?

At the beginning of the century, we witnessed a rapid development of AI in general, and in particular in Machine Learning. Such growth was possible thanks to three factors: 1. Availability of enough data required to train the Machine Learning models. 2. Breakthroughs within Machine Learning subfields such as Computer Continue reading…