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The only constant in life [in business] is change

The only constant in life [in business] is change

Throughout an organisation’s lifetime, it will inevitably undergo at least one form of organisational change. Organisational changes reflect the inescapable and ever-changing reality of the competitive business world. Technologies will continue to advance; outdated systems and processes will continue to be replaced, and the process of organisational change will continue to rear its head, prompting leaders to re-evaluate processes and establish the new…

Innovation – the future is already happening today

Innovation – the future is already happening today

The companies CuriousMinds in Munich, providing strategic and technical management consulting, and AVALON Linguistic, with its offering of integrated professional language services in Europe, have in common that, in addition to their focus on the quality of consultancy, performance, and service, they both also consistently and proactively embrace the challenges of the technological development. This courage to innovate directly benefits…

Introducing company CuriousMinds in Munich – our new consulting and innovation partner

Introducing company CuriousMinds in Munich – our new consulting and innovation partner

CuriousMinds in Munich … more than consulting. Today we are pleased to introduce the company CuriousMinds in Munich, Germany, as our new partner in digitalisation, innovation management and management consulting. They are our best recommendation if you want to take your company to the top. The experts from the CuriousMinds team have already helped us highly effectively, and they will certainly…

From the ARPANET to today’s Internet

From the ARPANET to today’s Internet

On October 29th, we celebrate the most important invention in human history: the Internet. In 1969, on that day the first Internet transmission ever had succeeded. While the Internet may not have been possible without a million other monumental inventions that came before it, it’s hard to find any other invention with such a monumental impact on mankind, having changed…

Brexit – how to turn the challenge into opportunity with AVALON’s task force

Brexit – how to turn the challenge into opportunity with AVALON’s task force

BREXIT – for those not following every twist and turn, this is what you need to know: What is Brexit? Brexit – a portmanteau of “British” and “exit” – refers to the withdrawal of the United Kingdom (UK) from the European Union (EU). A public vote (known as a referendum) was held on 23 June 2016, when 17.4 million British…

Will the AI jobs revolution bring about human revolt, too?

Will the AI jobs revolution bring about human revolt, too?

The rise of artificial intelligence (AI) threatens to eliminate jobs once considered impossible to automate. One series of papers by Oxford researchers ranks jobs by their estimated susceptibility to automation. Among those most rated likely to vanish – because they involve work that AI can increasingly accomplish less expensively – are real estate brokers, insurance claims adjusters and sports referees.…