Former Google CEO Eric Schmidt listed the ‘3 big failures’ he sees in tech startups today

03-12-2018

Eric Schmidt, the former CEO of Google, gave the Centre for Entrepreneurs lecture in London this week. In a draft of the speech, seen by Business Insider, Schmidt outlined what he sees as the three big market failures holding back tech entrepreneurship today. He said tech startups need to be more diverse, less product driven, and more willing to partner early. 
 
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Can the peacetech industry save the internet?

30-09-2018

The promise of the internet -- the very soul of the tech industry -- is under siege.

Those of us who worked to create the internet during the Cold War were driven by the deep belief that open communication and collaboration could change our world for the better. But that belief was not a guarantee. Today, the same technological advancements that have dramatically increased the ease...
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A labour market that works: connecting talents with opportunities in the Digital Age

28-09-2017

In the 25 years since its founding, the McKinsey Global Institute (MGI) has sought to develop a deeper understanding of the evolving global economy. As the business and economics research arm of McKinsey & Company, MGI aims to provide leaders in the commercial, public, and social sectors with the facts and insights on which to base management and policy decisions.

MGI research...
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