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Why Would You Pay for Organic Food, But Not When It Comes to Investing Your Money?

Are you someone who pays attention to what you eat? Maybe you even consider yourself a "foodie"? When it comes to grocery shopping, I have learned to be significantly more picky over the years. Certain ingredients are forbidden, like hormone-treated meats; and, for a number of items (e.g. milk, apples, eggs...), it has to be organic. Whether or not…

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Cyber Security Alert and State of the Business with Jane Frankland (MDE222)

Minter Dialogue with Jane Frankland Jane Frankland is a Cyber Security entrepreneur, and the founder of KnewStart, helping cyber security entrepreneurs in their startups. Jane is a sought-after speaker and author of the soon to be released 'Women in Cyber Security.' In this conversation we talk about the state of cybercrime and cyber security, how…

Building a sense of accountability and the dangers of redundancy

As companies grapple with the process of digital transformation, there is a rampant search for best practices, secret recipes and potential shortcuts. The truth is that each company will need to find its own path, based on its business, strategy, client base, company culture and leadership. {Tweet this!} To the extent so many companies are…

Mind the Gap – The best productivity gains are found under foot

Companies will forever continue to look for ways to make productivity gains. Consultants are brought in, new bosses plant their flags with their new big ideas, HR is called in to reduce headcount.  Sound familiar?  Yet, one of the biggest opportunities for productivity improvements, I believe, comes from closing the proverbial gap between what is…