Will AI Be The Future Of Retail?

This post was originally posted on Forbes.com on DEC 15, 2017. You can access the original post here. 2017 has been a landmark year for the retail industry. With over 6,700 planned stores closures announced, this year beats the previous all-time high of 6,163 store closings set during the financial crisis in 2008. Whereas the 2008 […]

How Jet Is Stocking Walmart With Innovation

This post was originally posted on Forbes.com on NOV 16, 2017. You can access the original post here. Working at AOL in the late 1990s, I watched countless innovative companies crumble after being acquired. Trailblazers like Spinner, Netscape and Bebo either completely disappeared or became a mere shadow of their former selves after AOL forced […]

How Online Brands Are Winning In The Offline World

This post was originally posted on Forbes.com on OCT 12, 2017. You can access the original post here. With 6,300 stores shutting down this year, shopping appears to have moved from traditional brick-and-mortar retail to digital channels like ecommerce. But, perhaps things aren’t changing as drastically as they seem. While traditional retailers undergo mass store closures, […]

How To Manage Your Ecommerce Business Like A Video Game

This post was originally posted on Forbes.com on SEP 12, 2017. You can access the original post here. What do Farmville and face creams have in common from a marketing perspective? Plenty, according to Dermstore President, Cathy Beaupain. While not an obvious connection to most, Beaupain’s also not your traditional retail exec. She didn’t climb the […]

8 Things You Need To Know From The ICO Conference Call

Chameleon partner, Lou Kerner, featured a blog on Hackernoon’s website covering the key takeways from the ICO conference call. On July 27, in partnership with Geektime, we held an hour long conference call with three crypto currency/ICO thought leaders (and over 125 participants.) Speakers talked for 10 minutes about their thoughts on ICOs and then the […]

5 Life Hacks that Will Save You 10 Hours a Week

Life hacks share by Veronika Sonsev in her most recent article publish on inc.com by Springboard Enterprises  Are there really ever enough hours in the day to get everything done? As a busy executive, it’s important to focus on the big stuff and outsource as much of the small stuff as possible (a tip I learned from […]

5 Innovations Transforming Biotech

Biotech is an area of technology that affects all of us in some way or other.  It’s an area that I’ve grown increasingly interested in over the last couple of years as its innovations feel more and more like stories from the realm of science fiction. There are completely new ways to create food or […]

Five Best Innovations of April 2015

April was a great month for innovation, ranging from exciting announcements from Tesla, Yahoo, and Microsoft to bleeding edge innovation from a group of British scientists. Tesla’s Home Battery Tesla have now widened their product range beyond cars with the creation of Tesla Energy, which focuses on reducing the use of grid power in households. […]

The Six Most Awesome Innovations At MWC 2015

It’s Mobile World Congress (MWC) time again, which for anyone who doesn’t know is the world’s largest trade exhibition for those in the mobile industry. It’s where the manufacturers get to show off what’s new and great in the world of mobile technology. Of course the definition of mobile technology has definitely widened over the […]