May 18, 2018
Come May, global privacy law is going to experience a disruption like never before in the form of a new law soon to be implemented by the European Union — General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR). What is General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR)? General Data Protection Regulation, or GDPR, is a privacy and data handling law […]
May 4, 2018
From managing administrative and operational functions of an organization to becoming a strategic partner, Human Resources has undergone massive diversification in its scope and role. While a lot has changed with the way HR department functions, talent acquisition still remains one of its primary responsibilities. But a lot has changed in the way HR handles […]
May 16, 2018
Welcome to Part II of the series on data visualization. In the last blog post, we explored different ways to visualize continuous variables and infer information. If you haven't visited that article, you can find it here. In this blog, we will expand our exploration to categorical variables and investigate ways in which we can visualize […]
Webinar Date: May 29, 2018
HackerEarth in association with Honeywell is pleased to announce its next webinar on The role of artificial intelligence in software engineering to help you learn from the best programmers and domain experts from all over the world. About this webinar: Over the years, Artificial intelligence (AI) and Software Engineering (SE) have matured largely independently. However, in […]
May 10, 2018
This is a series of blogs dedicated to different data visualization techniques used in various domains of machine learning. Data Visualization is a critical step for building a powerful and efficient machine learning model. It helps us to better understand the data, generate better insights for feature engineering, and, finally, make better decisions during modeling […]
May 2, 2018
First impression matters. After spending months investing resources to find great talent to fill a key role within the company, it is terribly disappointing to have the employee resign within a year. This is the case for many companies, which are not able to meet new hires’ expectations and as a result, lose good people. […]
April 30, 2018
Digital transformation is real, today, and here to stay; there is no debate about that. However, organizations across industries vary significantly in the transformation process they adopt. Of the few common practices, the one that's highly debated is the position of a Chief Digital Officer. The argument is that if Digital is the only way […]
March 29, 2018
Like every other industry, the global insurance sector, worth over $5 trillion, has undergone an immense overhaul because of disruptive technologies in recent years. Customer expectations have changed, and the digitally savvy people who have grown up in the last couple of decades are used to personalized interactions and instant gratification. Admittedly, the insurance industry […]
March 29, 2018
The startup scene is China, Japan, and Southeast Asian countries is flourishing because of changing attitudes, untapped local markets, huge human resources, fierce competition, and foreign investment. As Beenext founder, Teruhide Sato, said, “Asia has an abundance of issues like underdeveloped infrastructure and logistics, and they present great opportunities for startups to come in and […]
March 29, 2018
Companies have been struggling to get their spend on innovation right forever. While some like Apple succeed, others like Nokia don’t. So many have gone down fighting and disillusioned—clamoring for funds to take novel ideas to market or trying to get significant commercial returns from the millions already invested in research. For small businesses and […]
March 29, 2018
The Internet has had far-reaching consequences in every industry and the banking, financial services, and insurance (BFSI) sector is no exception. Online banking has largely replaced traditional banking, except in remote areas where a reliable Internet connection is an issue. Banking is increasingly becoming digital and financial institutions are being forced to rethink the way […]
March 28, 2018
Innovation is never easy, and in today’s world where everything is becoming digital, innovation is technology first and quite complex. Over the years, the linear model of innovation has been tweaked to include these variations—the phase gate model (e.g. NASA 1960), market pull (e.g. photo editing software), and technology push (e.g. Samsung Galaxy with touchscreen […]