6 Things Mastercard Taught Me About the Sharing Economy

There is a lot being said about the sharing economy at the moment, and conveniently last month Mastercard released a whitepaper The Sharing Economy: Understanding the Opportunities for Growth. I was reading it last night on the train back from London and in this post will share my notes. 1. What is the Sharing Economy? There ...

7 Epic GDPR (General Data Protection Regulation) Infographics 1

There has been a lot in the press recently about the EU GDPR – that is the European Union, General Data Protection Regulation. GDPR was adopted by the EU Parliament in April 2016, and becomes EU law from 25th May, 2018. Yeah, less than a year away. I don’t want to scare you, but GDPR ...

Disruptive Innovation EXPLAINED in 10 Crazy Infographics

The last couple of weeks have been pretty crazy for me, both at work and home, so that is why i havent been able to post much recently. Anyway, over the past few weeks i have gotten into a few conversations where people have asked me about all this disruption that is going on. And ...

10 MUST READ Articles – Sizzling Technology Trends 2017

The post 17 MUST READ Articles – Fintech Trends & Predictions 2017 has helped me get back into the swing of things. But as i read some of those articles they highlighted some technology trends that i wasn’t aware of. So i started searching for technology trends 2017 and found some pretty interesting stuff. I ...

Day 5 – 5 Tasty Tweets from the WEF17 in Davos

Check out my tweet based overview from the World Economic Forum (WEF17) Day 1, Day 2, Day 3 and Day 4. From Twitter, it feels like the enthusiasm of the first few days at the WEF17 is dwindling. Maybe the attendees are getting ready to go home, or perhaps they were distracted by inauguration across the pond. Anyway, following ...

Day 4 – 5 Fab Tweets from the WEF17 in Davos 1

From the World Economic Forum (WEF17), check out my tweet based overview from Day 1, Day 2 and Day 3. I must admit today didn’t seem to have the same buzz from previous days. Maybe they partied too hard last night…? There were a couple of interesting sessions the Digital Transformation of Industries and An Insight, An Idea ...

Day 3 – The 5 Top Tweets from the WEF17 in Davos 1

From the World Economic Forum (WEF17), check out my tweet based overview from Day 1 and Day 2. Some noteworthy WEF17 sessions that i recommend catching up on include a cyberattack panel and an interview with Ginni Rometty (the Chief at IBM). Following are the most intriguing tweets from Day 3 (officially day 2): 1. ...

Day 2 – 5 Badass Tweets from the WEF17 in Davos 2

Today was officially Day 1 of the World Economic Forum (WEF17) at Davos. But since i started my coverage yesterday, I’m calling it Day 2. Ha! Some interesting themes came up – and i reckon the next 5 tweets pretty much sum up the main events. One event i dont mention below, simply because there ...

Day 1 – The 5 Best Tweets from the WEF17 in Davos 5

This week is all about the World Economic Forum (WEF17) in Davos – Switzerland. Officially the WEF17 runs from 17-20th January, but the movers and shakers all seem to be in Davos and some sessions were held today. This year Davos considers the changing power balance in the world, with the main theme being “Responsive ...

5 Things I Unexpectedly Learnt About Transformation in India

Just before Christmas i wrote about the Crazy Cash Crisis in India, this was in preparation for a holiday to the country over the Christmas/New Year period. It was an amazing trip and, for a payments enthusiast (!!), the timing was spot on. I was staying in a rural area about 30 miles away from ...