Emerging Technologies Driving Profound Change

The 4th Industrial Revolution is here. The 4th Industrial Revolution is a fusion of advances in artificial intelligence (AI), robotics, etc. I believe that this new era of tech will drive profound change and these changes have already started in many ways.

Artificial Intelligence:

AI is not new; it is already happening everywhere. Algorithms pre-recommend the content we see and watch and the products we buy across all areas of our lives today.

But it is going to accelerate exponentially and it is going to completely change the ways we live and work.

While few occupations are fully automatable, 60 percent of all occupations have at least 30 percent technically automatable activities*, leaving people to focus on more valuable activities.

The potential for AI is everywhere, in everything we do at home and at work:

  • What we don’t want to do – repeated boring tasks i.e. data crunching and
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Katie Neilson: Driving Investment in Startups by Providing Simplicity, Transparency, and Affordability to Funding Process

Today, women-led businesses are seeing significant breakthroughs in the corporate world. With their unconventional approaches, women are continuing to be the shining light in the current market. There are many examples of women making a difference who have overcome various odds to reach where they are today. One such woman is Katie Neilson, the Co-founder and Chief Revenue Officer of Assure, the leading provider of outsourced administrative and transaction services for the private investment marketplace.

Katie launched Assure with her husband Jeremy Neilson in 2012 with one basic principle: ‘Say yes’. Nine years later, Assure has grown from a small back-office transaction services company to an industry-leading platform with more than $7 billion in assets under management. Assure is in the top third of the 2019 Inc. 5000 Fastest-Growing Private Companies in America, and is the third-largest U.S. fund administrator, as reported by Convergence in 2020.

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Rada Doytcheva: She has been called “Fearless” – The Woman Architect Changing People’s Lives for the Better

Women are seen to be conquering every field, architecture industry being one of them. With their keen sense of creativity and design, women are transforming the industry and taking it to the new heights. Amongst those women, Rada Doytcheva, PhD, FAIA, LEED AP BD+C, the Principal/Head of Design of RADAArchitects, is serving as an inspiration to many young female architects, not only with her work and tenacity to succeed, but also with her relentless advocacy for giving opportunity to others.

We, at Insights Success, caught up with Rada to unveil her inspiring journey and her contribution to the field of architecture through RADAArchitects.

Leading on Multiple Fronts

Rada started the company 25 years ago and she is still the engine that moves projects, people and ideas to execution. At RADAArchitects she leads in design for all projects; in calibrating daily and strategic management, in finding new clients and partners in … Read more

Secrets of Success: Les Mills, Chairman, Masteroast

With a prolific career originating in commodity (sugar) trading in the City of London, then a senior role within Calypsa Coffee Co Ltd, Les took his experience and used it wisely …

He is now the Chairman and co-founder of Ecobev Ltd, forerunner of Masteroast Coffee Co Ltd. He speaks to Business Matters …

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Masteroast is the UK’s only dedicated coffee roaster, blender and packer of private label coffees, serving the breadth of the catering, retail, and wider coffee industry including other roasters.

What type of businesses do you work with?

As specialist, bespoke, private label coffee roasters and packers, our market is spread over several sectors – notably wholesale distributors serving every sector of the out-of-home market including coffee shops, cafes, restaurants, hotels, institutional caterers, etc. Likewise, we produce a range of retail private label roasted coffee products for several leading UK Read more

Judith Virag: Challenging Today’s Perceptions of Cleaning

Cleanliness is prerequisite for all goodness, as it is one of the most fundamental aspects in ensuring good health of everyone. The Covid-19 pandemic has especially highlighted the importance of cleanliness even more. Evidently, cleanliness is the foundational pillar of any place. While cleaning can be time-consuming, people get less time to spend living or doing the things that are important to them. Judith Virag and her team at Clean Club Calgary understand this dilemma and thus, are offering an enriching experience in quality cleaning.

Judith is certified house cleaning technician and has been in the cleaning industry for over 12 years now. She was raised by a very meticulous mother who succeeded to raise a clean person from a tomboy. Born and raised in Hungary, she and her family were refugees and immigrated to Canada in 1989. Canada has provided so many opportunities for them over the years, as … Read more