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Research Skills Jonathan Poland

Research Skills

Research skills are abilities that enable individuals to effectively investigate, analyze, and…

What is a Self-Replicating Machine? Jonathan Poland

What is a Self-Replicating Machine?

Self-replicating machines are robots or nanobots that are capable of producing copies…

Cottage Industry Jonathan Poland

Cottage Industry

A cottage industry is a small-scale, home-based business or economic activity that…

Accountability Jonathan Poland

Accountability

Accountability refers to the responsibility of an organization or individual to provide…

Algorithms Jonathan Poland

Algorithms

An algorithm is a set of instructions or rules that are followed…

What is Cultural Fit? Jonathan Poland

What is Cultural Fit?

Culture fit refers to the compatibility of a candidate’s attitudes and experiences…

Internal Controls Jonathan Poland

Internal Controls

Internal controls refer to the structures, processes, practices, reports, measurements, and systems…

Microtransactions Jonathan Poland

Microtransactions

Microtransactions is a large scale industry that is becoming a dominant business…

Key Strengths Jonathan Poland

Key Strengths

Key strengths are talents, character traits, and knowledge that are particularly relevant…

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Proof of Concept Jonathan Poland

Proof of Concept

A proof of concept (POC) is a demonstration that a certain idea…

Regulatory Risk Jonathan Poland

Regulatory Risk

Regulatory risk refers to the risk that a company will face regulatory…

Technology Factors Jonathan Poland

Technology Factors

Technology factors are any external changes related to technology that may affect…

Quality Assurance Jonathan Poland

Quality Assurance

Quality assurance (QA) is the process of verifying that a product or…

Over-positioning Jonathan Poland

Over-positioning

Over-positioning refers to the practice of positioning a brand in a way…

Systematic Risk Jonathan Poland

Systematic Risk

Systemic risk is the risk that a problem in one part of…

Interest Rate Risk Jonathan Poland

Interest Rate Risk

Interest rate risk is the risk that changes in interest rates will…

Budget Risk Jonathan Poland

Budget Risk

Budget risk refers to the potential negative consequences that a business may…

Advanced Economy Jonathan Poland

Advanced Economy

An advanced economy is a highly developed economic system that provides a…