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Swiss family businesses focusing on innovation and recruitment

The latest issue of the European Family Business Barometer, a joint annual publication by European Family Businesses and KPMG, reveals a promising development for family businesses in Switzerland: Half of the survey’s respondents felt either positive or very positive about the next twelve months.

Swiss manufacturing and i4.0: The time for experimenting is ending

The fourth industrial revolution has arrived. But Swiss manufacturers are not keeping pace with the speed of transformational change it brings. This represents a real danger to the country’s industrial base.
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Implementing AI: realizing your business’s machine learning potential

It is estimated that businesses will use machines to carry out 80 percent of conversations with consumers by 2020. The speed with which artificial intelligence (AI) is being adopted across industries in Switzerland is astounding. Yet many companies still view AI as something to be feared.

Intelligent Automation: revolutionizing how insurers do business

Pressure on insurers is mounting on multiple fronts. New technologies and evolving customer expectations are driving ever-faster change. Regulatory requirements are intensifying. And customers are seeking greater choice, more flexibility and easier omni-channel interactions.

What you can learn from tech giant’s data protection mistakes

The French data protection authority imposed a fine of 50 million euros against Google for violating the EU’s General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) principles. What does this decision mean for your business, for your website and for your processes?
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An inconvenient truth: Companies are struggling with technology in audit

How well companies implement technology in audit depends upon how well they’ve dealt with the basics. And more often than not, there’s still a lot of work to be done. What should you consider before moving forward with technology in audit?
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