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Office Of The Former World Bank President Kim Accused Of Manipulation By Imf's Georgieva

Kristalina Georgieva, the International Monetary Fund's managing director, described the results of an independent investigation into the claims that as World Bank president, she had pressurized and encouraged her employees to falsify statistics in order to make China's business climate look more...

EU Provides Enough Covid-19 Vaccines To Inoculate 70% Adults, Says EU’s von der Leyen Says

Enough doses of Covid-19 vaccine doses member states have been delivered by the European Union for complete vaccination of at least 70 per cent of the adult population of the bloc. This was announced Saturday by European Commission chief Ursula von der Leyen in a statement.   In a tweet on...

Link Between Covid Infections And Death Weakened By Vaccines In UK, Says Scientist

The link between Covid-19 infections and deaths has been significantly weakened by the mass vaccination drive conducted in the United Kingdom but the link is yet to be broken completely. This comment was made by the head of a scientific advisory body to the government on Sunday.   The UK...

Threats Of Sharing US Police Informant Data By Ransomware Hackers

The computer network of the Washington, D.C. police department was breached, it said on Monday. Sensitive data, including on informants, were claimed to have been stolen by a Russian-speaking ransomware syndicate. It was also reported that the police department was threatened by the hackers of...

All you wanted to know about Content Weapons

Content Weapons are intentionally engineered messages or payloads (text, images, sounds or videos) using a digital delivery system aimed at a location or group of a given mindset, with the express purpose of a targeted action, impression, behavior or response. Not to be confused with "Computational...

Meta Leadership Primer: Social Media Network Effects

While social media networks started as a way to connect with old friends and meeting new ones, a lot has changed. Today, social media platforms are seen as one of the best marketing strategies for both big and small businesses.   With social media platforms in their mature stage, we see...

Anti-Knowledge is killing you!

This has been a theme in political arenas but it is all too often that the same occurs in many careers as well as in business. By Anti-knowledge I am referring to that which lies in wait as the anti to the known, to the ubiquitous. It’s the shot that takes down giants, industry and career...

Meta Leadership Primer: Social Entrepreneurship

"I deserve 132 billion dollars and Amazon costs 1 trillion bucks. This suggests that I have actually made other individuals 868 billion dollars richer." Jeff Bezos, Chief Executive Officer of Amazon.com said when Amazon attacked $1 mountain buck market capitalization. Now certainly there should be...

Meta Leadership Primer: Social Media Influencers

In case you may not already know, many brands today have moved across the line and are ahead of their competitors because of their understanding of the impact of influence on their customers. It is a lot easier for a person to believe the quality of a product when they are being recommended by...

Meta Leadership Primer: Recommender Systems

Many commercial websites have adopted this recommender system as a marketing tool to help attractive recommend products to targeted users based on some algorithm and present data about the person or product. Often while shopping on eCommerce websites or App stores, we have come across the window...

Irish Bank Refuses To Open Account For A Syrian Refugee, Fined

A bank in Ireland has been ordered to pay €4,000 as compensation – albeit a small amount, to a Syrian refugee for the bank refusing to allow the refugee to open a bank account with the bank because of his nationality.   Following the refusal, a case was filed with the help of Irish Human...

Relationship With Employee Forces Ouster Of Intel CEO Brian Krzanich

Following the revelation of a consensual relationship with an employee and the company become aware of the relationship, the chief executive of Intel - Brian Krzanich is set to resign.   The alleged relationship was made against the non-fraternization policy of the company, said Intel which...
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