Disrupted Professionals

Disrupted Professionals

by Danielle Brody Comics about the realities of working, networking, and learning from home It’s hard to feel professional when I haven’t stepped into an office in months. Like many people across the world, I’ve been working from home for nearly a year. I can do my...
The Death of the Central HQ and the Birth of the Flexible Economy

The Death of the Central HQ and the Birth of the Flexible Economy

By Ginger Dhaliwal Covid-19 accelerated the move toward flexible work and digital transformation seemingly overnight. Companies had to create a digital workspace for a remote workforce through the use of collaboration tools like Slack, Zoom, MS Teams and Webex. In the...
Webinar: Tech Disrupts the Unbanked — and Underbanked

Webinar: Tech Disrupts the Unbanked — and Underbanked

Event Details April 7, 2021Disrupting Finance: The Unbanked and Underbanked in NYC11% or 350,000 people in New York City are unbanked (have no bank account) and a further 22% or 700,000 people are underbanked. This lack of access to financial services for the most...
Fear and Courage

Fear and Courage

By Tom Morris Fear is a Feeling. Courage is a Choice.Fear is a normal emotional reaction to threat or danger. It can be sudden and surprising in its intensity. Or it can be sneaky, almost hidden, and equally unsettling in its power.We don’t choose our emotions—at...
A Problem Seeking A Solution

A Problem Seeking A Solution

by Jordan Jankus I work in the human services field, assisting people with developmental disabilities and my adult daughter lives in one of our agency’s homes.  Caring for the disabled and elderly in long-term care settings is a noble and fulfilling calling, but the...
Interview With Richard Hill, Founder & CEO of VoteOurVoice

Interview With Richard Hill, Founder & CEO of VoteOurVoice

Interview by Hassan Karimi On December 17, 2020 Disruptive Technologists interviewed Richard Hill, the Founder, and CEO of VoteOurVoice. “You need to innovate, to figure out how much money is necessary, to spend the least amount of money as possible, and then figure...
How The Pandemic Is Transforming Company Culture

How The Pandemic Is Transforming Company Culture

Org culture has improved. By Ginger Dhaliwal, Co-founder, Upflex Companies that have gone remote during the pandemic are experiencing newfound challenges with their distributed workforce. When it comes to human resources (HR), the goal has always been to attract,...
Cerf’s Up: Repairability Redux

Cerf’s Up: Repairability Redux

By Vint Cerf I wrote about this earlier in the year (“On Durability”) and here I am again harping on the same topic. My excuse is COVID-19. I have been at home for the past six months while my normal schedule would have had me on the road three weeks out of four. Of...
Webinar & Fireside Chat: Tech Disrupts Democracy with Data & Innovation

Webinar & Fireside Chat: Tech Disrupts Democracy with Data & Innovation

Watch the Fireside Chat with Disruptive Technologists on Jan 27, 2021 Fireside Chat: Wednesday, January 27, 2021 6pm to 7pm Listen to the Q&A from our original Democracy and Technology Webinar with our great panel of disruptors. Make sure to catch the conversation...