The Lead: Walmart-Amazon Rivalry, World’s Longest Sea Bridge, Jordan Reclaims Land

The Lead, AchieveForum’s weekly brief of leadership news and insights, provides quick clarity into relevant headlines and straight-forward analysis for applying effective leadership tools and techniques. Updates on the Walmart-Amazon Rivalry Walmart has a multi-faceted strategy to compete with the … Continue reading The Lead: Walmart-Amazon Rivalry, World’s Longest Sea Bridge, Jordan Reclaims Land

The Lead: Sears Bankruptcy, AI Assistant, South Sudan’s Civil War, 3-D Print Cells

Sears Files for Bankruptcy Protection Sears, the pioneer of the everything store, now struggles to compete with rivals like Walmart, Home Depot, and Amazon. In order to cut its debts and keep operating, Sears is using a Chapter 11 filing … Continue reading The Lead: Sears Bankruptcy, AI Assistant, South Sudan’s Civil War, 3-D Print Cells

The Lead: Elections in Brazil, Earthquake in Haiti, Hurricane Michael

The Lead, AchieveForum’s weekly brief of leadership news and insights, provides quick clarity into relevant headlines and straight-forward analysis for applying effective leadership tools and techniques. Tense Presidential Race in Brazil A tense presidential race in Brazil is underway as … Continue reading The Lead: Elections in Brazil, Earthquake in Haiti, Hurricane Michael

The Lead: Nobel Prize, Trade Agreement, $9.2m Contract to Boeing

The Lead, AchieveForum’s weekly brief of leadership news and insights, provides quick clarity into relevant headlines and straight-forward analysis for applying effective leadership tools and techniques. Nobel Prize in Medicine Awarded to Cancer Researchers The 2018 Nobel Prize in Medicine … Continue reading The Lead: Nobel Prize, Trade Agreement, $9.2m Contract to Boeing

The Lead: Hurricane Power Outages, Tesla’s CAO, U.S. Sanctions China

The Lead, AchieveForum’s weekly brief of leadership news and insights, provides quick clarity into relevant headlines and straight-forward analysis for applying effective leadership tools and techniques. Massive Power Outages from Hurricane Florence Duke Energy, an energy conglomerate, restored power from … Continue reading The Lead: Hurricane Power Outages, Tesla’s CAO, U.S. Sanctions China

The Lead: Insights from Health Services to Finance, Hurricane Florence, Great Pacific Garbage Patch

Bringing Insights from Health Services to the Financial Industry The 2007-09 global financial crisis was in large part caused by a “profit-at-all-costs” culture that promoted high-risk home lending to people who couldn’t afford it. The well-being of society relies on … Continue reading The Lead: Insights from Health Services to Finance, Hurricane Florence, Great Pacific Garbage Patch

The Lead: Behavioral Biometrics, US-Mexico Trade Deal, Domhnall Gleeson

The Lead, AchieveForum’s weekly brief of leadership news and insights, provides quick clarity into relevant headlines and straight-forward analysis for applying effective leadership tools and techniques. Tracking Behavioral Biometrics Banks and retailers keep track of your online movements, including how … Continue reading The Lead: Behavioral Biometrics, US-Mexico Trade Deal, Domhnall Gleeson

The Lead: Internet of Everything, Australia’s PM, Energy Harvesting Device

The Lead, AchieveForum’s weekly brief of leadership news and insights, provides quick clarity into relevant headlines and straight-forward analysis for applying effective leadership tools and techniques. The Internet of Everything The Internet of Things or “smart” devices are popping up … Continue reading The Lead: Internet of Everything, Australia’s PM, Energy Harvesting Device

The Lead: Pizza Startup, Indonesian Earthquake, Renewable Energy in Chile

The Lead, AchieveForum’s weekly brief of leadership news and insights, provides quick clarity into relevant headlines and straight-forward analysis for applying effective leadership tools and techniques. Pizza Startup Zume in Talks for $750 Million Zume Inc. is in talks with … Continue reading The Lead: Pizza Startup, Indonesian Earthquake, Renewable Energy in Chile