Study Shows Marissa Mayer’s No Telecommuting Policy Was Wrong All Along

In the finance industry, this question is not as relevant (yet), but startups who want to provide flexibility and good morale within their companies, often offer work from home days, or hire remote contractors. A few years ago, you would…

How Different Is U.S. Work Culture From Japan’s?

Though this semi-documentary is from 2009, I believe Japan’s work culture resembles this in 2015. Long hours, the betterment of the group are both things that Americans at work have also adopted. Luckily for us, work culture today in the…

LISTEN: Blame The Failing World Wealth on Geopolitics and China

Listen below to my interview on Game Changer as Sarah Westall and I discuss the failing markets caused by geopolitics and China.   For more game-changing topics, visit Sarah’s site here.  

Even With Backlash, Open Office Layout Remains

A recent New York Times article suggested that the open office backlash may be a temporary setback, and actually does build a sense of community within the work culture after all. It’s just experiencing growing pains. This is in stark…

Has Mindfulness Become Too Popular In Corporate Culture?

According to reports, contemporary mindfulness began when biologist Jon Kabat-Zinn had an idea spawning from a meditation retreat in the late 1970s. This idea grew into a meditation-based program targeting stress and chronic pain at the University of Massachusetts Medical…

Finance Becomes ‘Ohm’ With Meditation

In fintech, it’s meditation that is disrupting the status quo. For the past 20 years, Peter Ng, the executive charged with investing tens of billions of dollars for Singapore’s sovereign wealth fund sits quietly. He does this by sitting and…

Belfast Becoming a FinTech Destination

The emergence of fintech continues to reach all ends of the Earth. Extending beyond the typical financial destinations of the world, the sector is now creating revenue streams for areas that certainly could use the help. Of all the countries…

Tech Forcing Finance to be More Human

A recent article from TechCrunch’s David Klein focused in on how technology is forcing finance to humanize its approach. This may not be a sector-wide conclusion, but Klein makes some intriguing points. The finance sector faces difficult decisions to keep…

What Will the Impact of Equity Crowdfunding be in 2015?

Analysts may very well look back at the year 2015 and see how the investment landscape transformed. At the very least, it has a high likelihood of being the year that investable assets expanded via equity crowdfunding platforms to levels that…

How Set Up Your Ergo Work Station

Good posture reportedly leads to happier employees.  Bad posture causes pain, increased hospital bills and eventually affects productivity in the workplace and employee morale. Be sure to give your employees the best opportunity to do their best work, at work….

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