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Delve: Here’s How to Check in on Your AI System, as COVID-19 Plays Havoc

Published: 30Jul2020

A number of AI systems are breaking down in the context of the COVID-19 pandemic, spotlighting a well-known limitation of AI systems: they do not handle novel situations well. Professor Matissa...

Delve: Adapting our Global Supply Chains During a Historic Pandemic

Published: 20Jul2020

For the last several decades we have been conditioned to assume that necessities like food items and cleaning supplies will be readily available whenever we require them. But the COVID-19 pandemic...

Delve: The Retailer’s Post-Pandemic Playbook

Published: 2Jul2020

Even if the spread of COVID-19 shows signs of slowing down and retail stores begin to reopen, the economic recovery from the shutdown will be long and convincing people to visit brick-and-mortar...

Delve: Consumer Behaviour in the Post-Pandemic Retail Landscape

Published: 19Jun2020

As the world rallies to contain the spread of COVID-19, consumers continue to adapt to the new normal, characterized by stringent physical distancing and self-quarantining measures. In such a...

Delve: Six Ways Introverts and Extroverts Can Make the Most of Working in Isolation

Published: 10Jun2020

The COVID-19 pandemic has upset both introvert and extrovert habits, but these six tips from McGill University’s Professor Karl Moore may be useful as we continue to practice physical distancing....

Delve: The Epidemic of Managing without Soul

Published: 2Jun2020

Managing without soul has become an epidemic in society, according to McGill University’s Professor Henry Mintzberg. Many managers these days seem to specialize in killing cultures, at the expense...

Delve: Searching for the Pandemic’s Silver Lining? Look Online.

Published: 25May2020

The COVID-19 pandemic and the requirements of physical distancing have created a sense of crisis that transcends most boundaries. While the imposed trauma is immense, the sharing of personal...

Delve: Insider Trading by Congress? It's Time to Fix the Law

Published: 14May2020

The “coronavirus trades” made by Sen. Richard Burr (R-N.C.) and his wife just prior to the March ’20 market crash raise these questions and signal the need for changes to the law. Some proposals go...

Delve: The Internet Effect in the Time of Coronavirus

Published: 28Apr2020

It is difficult to imagine remaining at home for days without the Internet, particularly during physical distancing. According to Professor Ashesh Mukherjee, although the Internet is a boon in many...

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