Introduction In an effort to learn more about Walmart Labs, Inc. I decided to dedicate this blog post to diving deep into more of its features and history. Definitely, check out Katie’s blog post to read more about the company’s history and how they are leveraging themselves in the market today! Walmart Labs is a … Continue reading More about @WalmartLabs!
I decided to write my second to last blog on the toy everyone wished they got for Christmas: a drone. While they are fun to play with and fly around (I know from first-hand experience), drones have important business and life-saving applications that I decided to explore and share with you. While, to my knowledge, … Continue reading It’s a bird… it’s a plane… it’s a drone?
Our class discussions of self-driving cars, virtual reality in the classroom, and increased automation had me thinking— What does all of this mean for us? If human capital is considered the most important asset companies need to grow and innovate, then why are robots taking our jobs? In this blog post, I will discuss the … Continue reading The Rise of the “No-Collar” Class
Game Predictions One week left until Super Bowl LII and loyal fans are getting ready for a nail-biter. However, behind the scenes there are two more teams pining to get the attention of the fans. 2 of the US retail industry leaders are fighting it out to see who will reign supreme in the hearts, … Continue reading Shopping Showdown: The Battle for E-Commerce
Background Founding Story: In 1950, Sam Walton (known as Mr. Sam) opened a five-and-dime store after gaining retail experience from working in other businesses. This retail store of inexpensive goods was very successful, which inspired Sam to open a store of similar style, with more options but maintaining those cheap prices, called Walmart in 1962 … Continue reading Walmart…a tech company?