Charlie Bess

Charles Bess is fascinated by the possibilities at the intersection of business and technical trends. He is a professional engineer (software) based in Texas, software developer, retired HP Fellow and long-time technology blogger.

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Will 2016 give birth to a bold new world of work?

There are a number of trends coming together in 2016 that should allow business a new way of thinking about generating value and getting things done: Augmented reality, freelance workers and automated assistants. The changes will involve how we look at our data, our workers and even work itself.


The need for innovation – Go Bananas

Organizations need diverse perspectives to be resilient and grow. Too often we don’t fertilize the organization with a vision, cultivate creativity or harvest the innovations that are in plain sight.