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Desmond D
Futurist at Cognizant's Center for the Future of Work
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Knowledge@Wharton Sep 17
“Being an incumbent is not necessarily a competitive advantage in an era where players can leapfrog and create completely new business and operating models” says president Ravi Kumar ().
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Visual Capitalist Sep 17
How the Modern Consumer is Different (See full infographic: )
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Josh Sternberg Sep 16
This week, we're joining Covering Climate Now, a global journalism initiative to cover climate change in the week leading up to the U.N. Summit on climate. Here's 's piece on curated marketplaces for sustainable goods:
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Desmond D Sep 17
"United We Stan" is such an outrageously perfect title. I almost wish it were the name of a series so it could get more run.
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Desmond D Sep 6
"New premium brands don’t charge in dollars. They charge in expensive intangibles like time, emotion, education and understanding." Stellar writing and insights from on the new meaning of premium.
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Knowledge@Wharton Sep 6
As the retail landscape changes, will the brick and mortar store disappear? Research by 's sheds light on why physical stores can still be valuable.
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Visual Capitalist Sep 3
The 150 Apps that Power the Gig Economy
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Desmond D Aug 21
This is such a strong line up. I hope this gets selected because I'd love to see it.
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Desmond D Aug 20
Vote for my SXSW 2020 presentation on WORK in the Future of Food. As with all industries, people want to know if they'll be replaced by robots or an app. I'll address those concerns and talk about skills to avoid that fate.
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Desmond D Aug 19
Replying to @DesmondCFOW
It appears that software is still eating the world. Now, it has pulled up a table our your favorite restaurant.
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Desmond D Aug 19
Replying to @DesmondCFOW
Delivery apps are transforming the very nature of restaurant operations. Convenience for customers, new markets, but a tenuous relationship for operators. “There’s a concern that it could be a system where restaurant owners are trapped in an unstable, unsuitable business model”
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Desmond D Aug 19
“If you don’t use delivery apps, you don’t exist.” From:
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Jennifer G Godette Aug 16
More from the in : 's rocked 's panel on Financial Wellness for Millenials
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AgFunder Aug 12
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Sujatha Aug 9
How can your brand influence algorithms? Cognizant’s offers his thoughts via Business Times
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Robert H. Brown Aug 12
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Karen McCall Aug 12
To deal with the curveballs of modern work, grow your network of diverse and knowledgeable people says
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Desmond D Aug 12
Voting for panels is LIVE! Head over to the and cast your vote for my session on the skills you & your employees need to thrive in the future of work. ON THE CHOPPING BLOCK: WORK IN THE FUTURE OF FOOD
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Desmond D Aug 12
The Digital Dividend. A brilliant, audacious, and equity-enabling idea from ! Reminds me of the "Personal Data Broker" role we proposed in the 21 Jobs of the Future Report
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Desmond D Aug 12
Replying to @DesmondCFOW
Deliveroo might as well take this strategy to its conclusion. Film the turnaround process of a few restaurants, documentary style. Creates compelling marketing content for consumers and provides proof of concept to potential restaurant partners.
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