Category Archives: Technology

Settlement services need to improve their online offerings for tech-savvy newcomers

Settlement services need to improve their online offerings for tech-savvy newcomers

This article is republished from The Conversation under a Creative Commons license. Read the original article here. Welcoming and including newcomers is increasingly becoming an important part of creating vibrant cities. Canadian municipalities like Toronto, London, Winnipeg and Halton Region open their doors to a large number of newcomers. These communities recognize the importance of…

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America’s massive ‘lend-lease’ aid plan for Ukraine recalls similar help in Britain’s ‘darkest hour’

America’s massive ‘lend-lease’ aid plan for Ukraine recalls similar help in Britain’s ‘darkest hour’

This article is republished from The Conversation under a Creative Commons license. Read the original article here. Even before Russia launched its invasion of Ukraine in February 2022, western governments – and especially the United States – were providing the country with military aid. This followed Russia’s annexation of Crimea in 2014 and the conflict…

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Bosses listened to their workers about how e-commerce should work during the pandemic. That should continue.

Bosses listened to their workers about how e-commerce should work during the pandemic. That should continue.

This article is republished from The Conversation under a Creative Commons license. Read the original article here. The Jakarta Composite Index slumped to around 3,900 in March 2020 – when the first COVID-19 cases were detected in Indonesia – compared to 6,300 at the beginning of the year. Although the index managed to rebound, Indonesia…

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How to brainstorm brilliant ideas in teams – without sliding into ‘groupthink’

How to brainstorm brilliant ideas in teams – without sliding into ‘groupthink’

This article is republished from The Conversation under a Creative Commons license. Read the original article here. Creativity is among the most in-demand skills in the workplace. It’s not surprising that top multinational companies are looking to hire inventive thinkers: Research shows that creativity can drive innovation and resilience in organizations. Tech giant Google has…

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