IBM is struggling, having seen its revenue decline for 17 straight quarters. It is staking its future on several new technologies; particularly cloud services and Watson artificial intelligence applications (as symbolized by its win on the game show Jeopardy in 2011).
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Archive for September, 2016
Recently Intel agreed to sell a majority stake in its McAfee computer security business to a private equity firm. A few months earlier it announced it would slash 12,000 jobs, 11% of its workforce.
According to the U. S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, people are switching jobs during their career at a higher rate than ever before recorded. This fact caused two academic researchers to recently launch a massive study covering 400 executives from more than 50 industries in 40 countries.