At one end of the spectrum people are being paid in bitcoin, at the other, people are desperately holding on to their chequebooks. Bridging the ‘No Man’s Land’ between bleeding edge technology and the customer comfort zone is critical, if customer trust is to be regained in the financial sector.
#NPW Awards celebrated the efforts of people from start-ups and school kids to CEOs, across every possible age group. The focus was ‘our’ agenda, not ‘my’ agenda. The inherent ‘survival of the fittest’ mentality that has us scrabbling over each other to get to the top was put aside for a while. ‘We’ can. Not I can. Men celebrated as well as women, for championing a common cause. Because a rising tide lifts all boats.