Exploring the Digital Future of Management

Today on the Frontiers of Management


How to Create Belonging for Remote Workers

Creating belonging for remote workers doesn’t have to feel like a daunting task.


The Surprising Value of Obvious Insights

Frontiers |

Confirming what people already believe can sometimes help organizations overcome barriers to change.


Navigating a New Industrial Infrastructure

Frontiers |

Converging technologies are realigning how organizations operate in an increasingly connected world.


Trapped in the Data-Sharing Dilemma

Frontiers |

There are clear benefits for companies allowing website users to login with social media platforms such as Facebook, Twitter, Amazon, and Google. But the ease of user access that social logins make possible comes at a price: The platforms learn a great deal more about users’ buying and searching behavior via these agreements — information that could wind up helping the company’s competitors (including the platform itself) down the line.

“Cybersecurity Takes Center Stage ”

This collection of MIT SMR articles offers insights into how company leaders can heighten their understanding and awareness of cyber risks. (Registration required.)

Articles included in this collection:

The Board's Role in Managing Cybersecurity Risks
By Ray A. Rothrock, James Kaplan, and Friso Van der Oord

To Improve Cybersecurity, Think Like a Hacker
By José Esteves, Elisabete Ramalho, and Guillermo de Haro

What Executives Get Wrong About Cybersecurity
Stuart E. Madnick, interviewed by Martha E. Mangelsdorf

Cybersecurity Takes Center Stage - PDF

Brother Business Solutions

Free download of this collection MIT SMR articles is brought to you by Brother Business Solutions.

Digital Security


Is Your Company Ready for a Cyberattack?

Frontiers |

Many companies are putting themselves through military-inspired games to beef up their cyber resilience.


Improving Your Bottom Line With Cybersecurity

Frontiers |

Properly orchestrated, cybersecurity can reduce costs and increase revenue.

Computer security Exploit

The Trouble With Cybersecurity Management

Frontiers |

“Flight simulators” to prepare managers for cyberattacks lead to better cybersecurity decisions.


Cloud Cover

What Cloud Localization Means for Organizations

Frontiers |

December 10, 2018 | Ritesh Ramesh

In the world of cloud computing, the spotlight has mostly been on cloud providers and their ability to help organizations digitally transform. With new scrutiny around data localization and privacy, enterprises must consider localization impacts on their cloud computing strategy as they invest and innovate with emerging technologies.


Technology in Finance

How Banks Can Lead the Shift to AI-First

Frontiers |

Banks and financial startups were some of the earliest adopters of mobile-first strategies and now they continue to innovate with AI. Learn about the four pillars driving change and AI adoption in banking and how these strategies can apply to organizations across any industry.

Learning From China’s Digital Disrupters

Frontiers |

Recent events in the Chinese banking industry highlight how digital newcomers gained powerful consumer experience insights from their digital ecosystems and created economic upheaval in ways legacy incumbents had not experienced or expected.


Digital Customer Service


IoT Pros and Cons

The Internet of (Wonderful and Scary) Things

Frontiers |

January 30, 2019 | Mohammad Jalali

The benefits of smart devices are wide-ranging: the IoT-powered communication and analytics have the potential to do more than just add convenience to our daily lives, but to actually radically improve the way we work and live. But without taking the right cybersecurity measures, products can fail before they have a chance to see wide adoption.

More from Frontiers