Category: Jobs

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.


Creating Jobs in America, Part 2

In yesterday’s post, I discussed some of the initial recommendations offered by the President’s Jobs and Competitiveness Council as well as some of the programs that the President put forward in his

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Creating Jobs in America, Part 1

In June, two members of the President’s Jobs and Competitiveness Council, Jeffrey Immelt, the Council’s Chairman as well as the chairman and CEO of General Electric, and Kenneth Chenault, the CEO of

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Does Kindness Pay?

Stephen Grellet, a famous Quaker missionary, wrote, “I expect to pass through this world but once; any good thing therefore that I can do, or any kindness that I can show to

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Let’s Talk Jobs, Conclusion

This week, the U.S. Government announced that the private sector had shed another 39,000 jobs in September [“US private sector sheds 39,000 jobs,” by Alan Rappeport, Financial Times, 6 October 2010]. That

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Let’s Talk Jobs, Part 1

Back in January of this year some analysts still held out hope that the job market would dramatically improve as the year progressed [“Why a job-rich American recovery is still plausible,” by

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