First "artificial" life created in lab
A survey from IBM’s Institute for Business Value shows that CEOs value one leadership competency above all others - creativity. CEOs identify “creativity” as the most important leadership competency for the successful enterprise of the future. That’s creativity—not operational effectiveness, influence, or even dedication. Coming out of the worst economic downturn in their...
Greece, a financial reflection of the U.S.
The United States will probably not face the same kind of crisis as Greece, for all sorts of reasons. But the basic problem is the same. Both countries have a bigger government than they’re paying for. via Economic Scene - In Greece, a Reflection of U.S. Debt Problems - NYTimes.com.
The game of life
Below is a presentation by Jesse Schell at DICE 2010 “Design Outside the Box” Conference explaining what’s next in gaming. Interesting points throughout. Great food for thought.
The Federal Debt: How To Lose A Trillion Dollars
But, according to the Congressional Budget Office, annual debt payments — currently about $200 billion — are set to skyrocket. CBO estimates that interest payments on the federal debt will total $916 billion by the year 2020.”Interest rates are going to rise and at the same time, were going to have a substantial increase in the size of the debt,” says Roberton Williams, a senior...