PHILIPS signs deal, AMAZON acquires 91,000 employees and UBER targets Sheryl Sandberg

Blackrock Clinic signs 10-year, multi-million pound contract with Philips

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Philips integrates radiology and cardiology IT platforms at Blackrock Clinic as part of a multi-million pound, 10-year contract. click here.


Amazon acquires 91,000 employees. Robots are coming, the human usurption begins

amazon.jpegsource Medium.com Adam TownsendFollowInvestor. Extreme Salesman. Always interested. Sometimes interesting. Lurks at http://www.adamtownsend.me Jun 29

“Amazon has no plans to use the technology it developed for Amazon Go to automate the jobs of cashiers at Whole Foods. No job reductions are planned as a result of the deal.” — Amazon Spokesperson

I am a capitalist. But what is that? It is a useless word without a definition. Here’s my meaning: I am a person who believes in creating opportunities, entrepreneurship, that a political operating system is more equitable to its consumers than any other form of government. I believe that companies have to be profitable to be sustained, that they have to pay their employees from those earnings, and those employees then pay their bills, their kids thru college, laugh, have wine. CLICK HERE or on the picture for Adam’s full post.


Uber’s board plans to approach Facebook operating chief Sheryl Sandberg about filling its newly vacant CEO spot, The Post has learned. The Sandberg idea is being pushed by Uber board member Arianna Huffington in the wake of Travis Kalanick’s surprise resignation as chief executive late Tuesday, according to a source close to the board.

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Sleep to be ambitious – Els van der Helm

Ambition is a necessary part of becoming successful, but so is sleep. When you miss 8 hours of sleep in a week you’re actually in a state similar to being drunk. Sleep management is important for our performance. The training program developed by dr. Van der Helm is already used by world leaders such as McKinsey and Facebook and she is here to tell you, you are next!

Dr. Els van der Helm

PHILIPS – make an impact in healthcare innovation as Senior Finance Project Manager – BlueHeart in Eindhoven, the Netherlands

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p style=”text-align:justify;”>PHILIPS is looking for an experienced (8 years) finance professional that will be able to support PHILIPS ambitious goals in expanding its leadership position in healthcare.  You will be part of the BlueHeart project organization and you will work from the world’s smartest square kilometer; the high tech campus Eindhoven. Apart from a strong finance knowledge you need to be a good communicator to achieve successful business case deployment.

PHILIPS

Royal Philips is a leading health technology company focused on improving people’s health and enabling better outcomes across the health continuum from healthy living and prevention, to diagnosis, treatment and home care. Philips leverages advanced technology and deep clinical and consumer insights to deliver integrated solutions. The company is a leader in diagnostic imaging, image-guided therapy, patient monitoring and health informatics, as well as in consumer health and home care.

BAYER

Bayer, the no.1 most reputable pharmaceutical company is an AmbitionOne highscorer with 22 admiration points! Bayer is a Life Science company with a more than 150-year history and core competencies in the areas of health care and agriculture. With our innovative products, we are contributing to finding solutions to some of the major challenges of our time. The growing and increasingly aging world population requires improved medical care and an adequate supply of food. Bayer is improving people’s quality of life by preventing, alleviating and treating diseases. And we are helping to provide a reliable supply of high-quality food, feed and plant-based raw materials.

RITUAL

RITUAL 19 points – There are plenty of vitamins out there, but Katerina Schneider realized after taking a closer look that too many of them have outdated formulations. For example, most people get enough vitamin C in their diets that it’s not necessary to have in a vitamin, Schneider told TechCrunch. Instead, her new startup, Ritual, sources its ingredients from different parts of the world and puts together the best blend of only what’s necessary. Funding: $1.3 million from Upfront Ventures, FF Angel, Rivet Ventures

PFIZER

PFIZER 19 points – Good health is vital to all of us, and finding sustainable solutions to the most pressing health care challenges of our world cannot wait. That’s why we at Pfizer are committed to applying science and our global resources to improve health and well-being at every stage of life. We strive to provide access to safe, effective and affordable medicines and related health care services to the people who need them.

 

ABBOTT

Abbott is active in the Health category, and recognized for the impact they’ve had on people with diabetes and heart disease around the world. ABBOTT scores 16 ambitionOne admiration points:

  • A: 3 – employee satisfaction, inspiring leadership
  • B: 3 – customer satisfaction, brand strength, product leadership
  • C: 3 – innovation capability, forward looking strategy
  • D: 2 – sustainability
  • E: 5 – profitability, excellent execution, continuous improvement