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In Races for District Attorney, Insurgent Candidates Are Challenging Police-Backed Incumbents

The blue wave that Democrats hope will help them take back control of Congress from the Republicans is not the only battle that will take place during the midterm elections later this year. 1,879 more words


Learn Which 34 Senators Are Up for Re-Election in 2018

This OTYCD entry originally posted in January 2018.

Learn which 34 senators are up for re-election on November 6, 2018.

Every two years, all 435 members of the House of Representatives are up for re-election, and at least 33 of the 100 sitting senators are as well. 2,048 more words

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What Successful Digital Transformations Have in Common

(Source: hbr.org)

Research shows how digitization can significantly hurt incumbent firms in many industries — depleting as much as half the revenue growth and one-third of earnings before interest and taxes growth of companies that neglect to embrace digital innovations. 1,531 more words

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What Is Disruptive Innovation?

(Source: hbr.org)

The authors acknowledge that disruption theory has certain limitations. But they are confident that as research continues, the theory’s explanatory and predictive powers will only improve. 4,652 more words

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How Likely Is Your Industry to Be Disrupted? This 2×2 Matrix Will Tell You

(Source: hbr.org)

The topic of industry disruption — “a process whereby a smaller company with fewer resources is able to successfully challenge established incumbent businesses” — is rife with misconceptions. 1,563 more words

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More and more House Republicans are deciding they want no part of the 2018 elections

(Source: www.vox.com)

More and more Republicans are looking at how the 2018 elections are shaping up — and deciding they want no part of them. 1,367 more words


Financial technology startups emerged as serious challengers to financial services in 2017

(Source: techcrunch.com)

All the attention in financial services this year has gone to the newest kids on the block: cryptocurrencies. With bitcoin now eclipsing $15,000 and Coinbase adding more than 300,000 users in… 670 more words