Save your brand’s reputation through crises

New Uber CEO Dara Khosrowshahi

Taking over a crisis-hit business requires special qualities in a leader, not least the humility to admit things went wrong, apologise and fix the company

The internet of things is revolutionising deep mining

Mine worker with head torch

Developments enabled by the internet of things are saving lives in high-risk industries such as mining

In a risky world, insurers are granted a direct line to the boardroom

Lloyd’s of London

AI and cybersecurity among areas in which industry’s know-how counts

Shopping with voice tech challenges brands

Amazon echo

Brands must adopt voice technology to avoid becoming lost in a brandless future of generic product types

Tech giants are called to account on extremist material

Theresa May and Emmanuel Macron walking

The relationship between the public and private sectors must be fine-tuned to counter extremist material online

Mobile money puts the poor on road to prosperity

Mobile Money Kenya Future of Payments

Mobile money has transformed the lives of millions in developing nations and is kickstarting poorer economies, particularly in Africa and the Middle East

Five things you didn’t know are ‘heart risky’

There are some surprising lifestyle habits and little-known factors that can indicate increased risk of cardiovascular disease

Reducing heart disease: Defying the odds as a ‘heart-healthy’ country

South Korea reducing heart disease

Famous for manufacturing smartphones and cars, South Korea can add another reason for being in world top rankings – reducing heart disease