Introducing Handle, by Boston Dynamics (1min:36sec)

Handle is a research robot that stands 6.5 ft tall, travels at 9 mph and jumps 4​ ​feet vertically. ​It uses electric power to operate both electric and hydraulic actuators. ​​​Wheels are efficient on flat surfaces while legs can go almost anywhere: by combining wheels and legs Handle can have the best of both worlds. This robot could actually perform really great in Ice dancing!

Children interrupt BBC News interview, by BBC News (0min:43sec)

Unexpected things can happen when you work from your home Office. In that situation, the man had few options:
1/ Let the lady handle the situation, and face criticism for not reacting.
2/ Stand up and take the big sister out, but show us that he is not wearing any pants.
I guess he made a wise choice.

Robot beats “I am not a Robot” Captcha, by Matt Unsworth (0min:30sec)

Is this the dawn of Skynet ?

Original way to promote your consulting activity, by Snap (0min:30sec)

A smart Consultant shall make promotion videos and let his/her clients and prospects see the world the way he/she perceives it…literally! The Steps: 1/ Get yourself Spectacles glasses 2/ Shoot relevant videos by yourself in appealing situations 3/ Broadcast them…Et voilà.

Why reinvent the wheel when you can copy what works ? (2min:45sec)

This Bain & Company’s material explains 3 case studies of growth through repeating a model that works. The same applies to consulting: look out there and copy the successful methods, strategies other consultants have used to secure businesses.

Building relationship in Christmas time, by Rak Consulting (5min:22sec)

Many businesses freeze their activity in Christmas. However, now is time you stop by and say hello to your clients, with or without a present. Subtle way to promote yourself…

Oooops…please help me “unsend” that email, by Digital Trends (1min:20sec)

An email can make or break a career. Don’t jeopardize a once-in-a-lifetime contract at a click of a -send- button.
This material shows you how to configure the “unsend” feature with Gmail.

Consulting globally: focus on ASEAN, by McKinsey (2min:24sec)

However you want to target Clients globally, educate yourself in geography on a business perspective. The Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) comprises ten Southeast Asian states: Indonesia, Malaysia, the Philippines, Singapore, Thailand, Brunei, Cambodia, Laos, Myanmar (Burma), and Vietnam.

Has Microsoft become more innovative than Apple ? (2min:13sec)

Microsoft Surface Studio is a new category of device, designed to turn your desk into a Studio. Is that truly innovative, ultra-thin, 28-inch touchscreen not what the iMac should be by now ? A good lesson to be learnt by Consultants here is that you should always be on the look out for your competition.

10 ways to appear smarter, by Matthias (5min:36sec)

You become what you think…So you’d better think wisely, especially about yourself. Eg: clients will tend to rely on what they perceive as a SMART consultant.