ESG: XR Improves Medical Training and is a Sustainable Solution

Taylor Freeman is no stranger to the power of XR. He has been in XR since May 2014 and is fully focused on immersive technology and AI as it relates to learning and human performance enhancement. He taught the first in-VR class at MIT, has worked with companies like Google, IDEO, and NASA JPL on VR training and was awarded Forbes 30 under 30 for his work building UploadVR.com, the XR industry’s largest news and media platform.

Big Thinks February 2021 Finance as an Ally by Judy Romano

The Finance Department as an Ally

No matter the organization’s size, silos slow down the effectiveness and create inefficiencies hindering the organization from succeeding in the fast-changing world. Finance is the perfect department to be an ally and break the siloes.

Big Thinks February 2021 How to be an Ally to Working Parents by Jenya Peterson

How can Companies be an Ally to Parents?

Before the Pandemic, working parents already felt the pressures of balancing career and family responsibilities. Last year put a laser focus on the vulnerability of a professional with caregiving responsibilities. Moving forward requires a rethinking and complete overhaul of the policies, benefits, ways of working, and cultural norms to have a shot at equal opportunities and an inclusive environment.

Big Thinks February 2021 Digital Equity by Rashsmi Verma Equifax

Corporate Leaders as Allies for Digital Equality

Lack of broadband infrastructure, unaffordable internet subscriptions, and lack of training creates a digital gap between the urban population and others living in low or no coverage areas. This digital gap is causing inclusiveness and job retention challenges at the workplaces.

January 2021 Big Thinks Cover Judy Romano Big Thinks Judy Romano Managing Editor

Cryptocurrency: The Changing Ecosystem

$31.2 billion worth of retail products and services were purchased using cryptocurrencies by Americans. And Bitcoin’s biggest backers are Millennial men who live in cities and make more than $75000 a year. PayPal was the first major company to tap into this growing consumer market.