Culture is King in Silicon Valley - 2020 - Wattsnext Group

Culture is King in Silicon Valley

We recently returned from an innovation tour of the famous Silicon Valley last week and mind blowing does not do it justice. The Bay Area covering San Francisco and its surrounds is arguably the innovation heart of the world. It did not let us down, exhilarating insights into Virtual Reality (VR), Machine Learning (ML), Artificial Intelligence (AI) and the emerging …

How Gloria Jean’s is rallying behind an employee who received racist comments at work - 2020 - Wattsnext Group

How Gloria Jean’s is rallying behind an employee who received racist comments at work

National coffee chain Gloria Jean’s will reportedly be advocating anti-racism message in stores across the country following a customer interaction in its Cairns store that went viral. Mashable reports African worker Josie Ajak was working in the Cairns store last Saturday when a customer refused to be served by her due to her being dark-skinned. A friend of Ajak’s witnessed the interaction, and …