Aurimas Adomavicius
By:Aurimas Adomavicius Posted On: Topic:Strategy

The financial burden of culture debt

Underinvesting in a company's culture results in lower employee engagement and, in turn, a higher cost of doing business. Gallup reports that 70% of the U.S. workforce is unengaged. The negative financial impact? Around U.S. $450-550 billion per year. This post discusses themes for investing in and changing culture for the better to ensure team members are energetic, engaged and impassioned.

Ed Price
By:Ed Price Posted On: Topic:Strategy

The great FinTech debate: Disruption or innovation?

At last month's Bank Innovation 2017 conference in San Jose, Calif., a consistent theme in presentations was FinTech (financial technology) disruption. As I sat with fellow technology vendors, banking technologists and strategists, I posed often posed this question: Is there disruption in the financial services industry from FinTech? In this post, I'll detail what I've learned.

Adam Rusciolelli
By:Adam Rusciolelli Posted On: Topic:Strategy

What do LEGO® bricks and prototyping have in common?

As a child, you likely created things with LEGO® bricks - a spaceship designed to explore the unknown, a castle with secret passages or a race car to drive on endless roads. These creations were built in short time with just an idea, a medium (bricks) and creativity. So, why has it become so difficult to turn business ideas into reality?

Aurimas Adomavicius
By:Aurimas Adomavicius Posted On: Topic:Strategy

3 areas banks should embrace to address customer experience

Having worked with many financial institutions on a number of different software design and development projects over the last year, it is clear that customer experience remains a key focus for 2017. A great customer experience encapsulates both digital and physical channels and introduces interchangeability between the two. However, banks are struggling to rapidly adapt to this omnichannel strategy.

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