Category: Leadership

In this blog, we discuss cognitive computing and other technologies with a focus on supply chain management and innovation. Other topics of discussion include digital enterprise transformation, marketing, the Internet of Things, and smart cities. Our goal is to advance the public discussion about how cognitive computing and other advanced technologies affect the world in which we live.

Bradd C. Hayes is the active editor of this blog.


Leadership: The Power of Questions

There is a popular notion that great leaders are people who have answers to challenging questions. Politicians would certainly like you to believe that is true. They are constantly trying to convince

Read More »

Profiles in Leadership: Stewart Brand

How do you measure a person’s contribution to the world? When it comes to Steward Brand (@stewartbrand), that’s not an easy question to answer. Wikipedia simply states, “Stewart Brand (born December 14,

Read More »

Have You Heard This One?

Have you heard the joke about paper? It’s tearable. Or the one about Jean-Paul Sartre sitting at a French cafe, revising his draft of Being and Nothingness. He says to the waitress, “I’d

Read More »

Profiles in Leadership: Arne Sorenson

February is Ethics Month and, among the leaders of major corporations, few business executives have demonstrated the kind of ethical leadership offered by Arne Sorenson, the CEO of Marriott International Inc., who

Read More »

Profiles in Leadership: Tim Cook

Character and Values Matter   In today’s global environment character and values matter, especially when you lead one of the world’s largest companies. Tim Cook (@tim_cook), CEO of Apple, is setting an

Read More »