Nearly 27 million people watched President Biden’s first formal address to a joint session of Congress on Wednesday night, a large audience for television these days but a much smaller audience than similar speeches by other presidents, according to data from Nielsen.Shown on all major networks and cable news channels starting at 9 p.m. Eastern time, the speech attracted a much … [Read more...] about President Biden’s first formal address drew nearly 27 million viewers.
Manish Sharma, Group CEO, Accenture Operations A new report from Accenture Operations argues that as digital acceleration advances a company’s operational maturity, new expectations will emerge for what is possible and what skills are needed to achieve future-ready performance. In this latest HBR Video Quick Take, we hear from Manish Sharma, group chief executive officer of … [Read more...] about Video Quick Take: Accenture’s Manish Sharma on Skills for Future-Ready Performance – SPONSOR CONTENT FROM ACCENTURE
What do you do when a customer tweets something negative about your company? Many businesses have pursued a strategy of proactive, public engagement — and this certainly seems like a good idea. But despite the advantages of demonstrating that your brand cares about its customers, new research suggests that publicly responding to customer complaints can actually have a … [Read more...] about Why You Shouldn’t Engage with Customer Complaints on Twitter
BioNTech CEO Ugur Sahin told CNBC on Thursday he is "confident" the company's Covid-19 vaccine with U.S. partner Pfizer is effective against a coronavirus variant first identified in India.The strain, known as B.1.617, contains two key mutations that have been found separately in other coronavirus variants. The variant, also referred to as the "double mutant," was first … [Read more...] about BioNTech CEO confident Covid vaccine works against ‘double mutant’ strain identified in India
Getty ImagesDETROIT — General Motors plans to invest more than $1 billion in Mexico to produce electric vehicles, the company announced Thursday. The investment in its Ramos Arizpe production complex is the first major announcement by the automaker for EV production in Mexico following billions of dollars in confirmed investments in the U.S. and Canada. The … [Read more...] about GM to invest $1 billion in Mexico for electric vehicle production, angering UAW members