October 24, 2021

Category: Artificial Intelligence

CEO Nick Elders on How His Startup Facilitated $7 Billion in Loans Within 2 Weeks
Artificial Intelligence, Banking and Finance, Cybersecurity, Entrepreneurism, Leadership, Startups, Technology

CEO Nick Elders on How His Startup Facilitated $7 Billion in Loans Within 2 Weeks

Nick is CEO of Ignify Technologies, an early stage fintech company whose SPARK loan origination platform facilitated 50,000 SBA loans worth $7 billion in two weeks last year. Those loans in turn helped save 500,000 jobs. During this One Take CEO Interview presented by Platinum Group, he explains how the company quickly scaled up to meet demand, […]

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How HR-Tech Firm When I Work is Still Growing Despite Covid-19’s Impact
Artificial Intelligence, COVID-19 leadership, Entrepreneurism, HR, Logistics, Restaurants, Talent Management, Technology

How HR-Tech Firm When I Work is Still Growing Despite Covid-19’s Impact

Imagine having about half of your revenues tied to serving the restaurant and hospitality industries last year… How would you have delt with Covid-19-related temporary closures and ongoing restrictions in those industries, the plunge in their revenues and the potential harm to yours? Chad Halvorson and his leadership team had to deal with that challenge, […]

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How NetSPI is Growing Despite Covid-19, PLUS 3 Ways to Best Protect Your Data
Artificial Intelligence, COVID-19 leadership, Cybersecurity, Leadership, Technology

How NetSPI is Growing Despite Covid-19, PLUS 3 Ways to Best Protect Your Data

In this episode of One Take CEO Interviews presented by Platinum Group, Cybersecurity business leader Aaron Shilts shares three things your business should do if it hasn’t already done so to avoid a devastating cyberattack. He also discusses how he is leading his employees through the stresses and changes brought on by Covid-19, organic growth […]

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Ecolab Chair and CEO on Navigating  Turbulent Times & Digitalization
Agribusiness, Artificial Intelligence, Corporate Governance, Economy, Entrepreneurism, Environment, Food, Jobs, Leadership, Manufacturing, Mining, Oil and Gas, Startups, Technology, Utilities

Ecolab Chair and CEO on Navigating Turbulent Times & Digitalization

Ecolab Chairman and CEO Doug Baker Jr. spoke to a crowd of more than 1,000 of the nation’s most successful entrepreneurs during the 2018 Strategic Growth Forum in Palm Desert, CA, this morning.  Doug answered questions asked by EY’s U.S. Chair and Managing Partner Kelly Grier. Here are excerpts: Kelly: [Regarding dealing with a transforming, […]

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Will Robots Take Your Job?
Artificial Intelligence, Economy, Education, Jobs, Technology

Will Robots Take Your Job?

The World Economic Forum last week issued a new report saying that automation—robotics and artificial intelligence—will have a profound affect on just about every business between now and 2022. Its Future of Jobs Report provides specific information on the relative magnitude of these trends by industry and geography, and on the expected time horizon for […]

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Most Fear Artificial Intelligence’s Use Nearly three-quarters of consumers think companies will go too far with artificial intelligence. (PRNewsfoto/Elicit)
Artificial Intelligence, Entrepreneurism, Technology

Most Fear Artificial Intelligence’s Use

Benevolent force for good or existential threat to humanity? New research measuring consumer attitudes around artificial intelligence (AI) reveals how people feel about the growing pervasiveness of AI in society and their comfort level with rapid advances in the technology’s use. Conducted by Minneapolis based tech consulting firm Elicit, the report finds consumers conflicted as […]

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