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Successful organizations know you cannot separate customer and employee experience strategies into silos. More organizations across industry sectors, including retail, embrace total experience (TX) to provide a more integrated approach internally and externally. Total experience is a strategy that creates superior shared experiences by weaving together the 4 disciplines i.e the multi experience (MX), customer experience (CX), employee experience (EX) and user experience (UX).


Google search chief Amit Singhal looks to the future - BBC News

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For more than a decade, boxes have helped Google dominate search - both the rectangle on its home page and the web browser address bars that send users to its results. But smartphones now account for more internet use than PCs, and that changes things. "When you have a 5in-diagonally-across screen - it's not designed to type," acknowledges Google's search chief Amit Singhal. "So, on mobile you have to fundamentally give users new ways to interact." To address the problem, Mr Singhal's team has developed Now on Tap.


Your Move, Alphabet Board

The Atlantic - Technology

Can powerful men in tech who commit sexual misconduct be called to account, or simply paid to leave? A blistering, deeply reported, year-in-the-making New York Times story makes the case that Google, and its parent company, Alphabet, have a track record of quietly handling credible sexual-misconduct allegations, while paying out and even celebrating the men responsible. When Andy Rubin, who created Android, the mobile operating system that assured Google's centrality in a mobile-first world, left the company, he was given $90 million, paid out over four years. And yet, the Times reports, he was asked to resign after a Google investigation determined that a woman had made a credible claim that Rubin had coerced her into oral sex. Then, there is the board member and former CEO Eric Schmidt who "once retained a mistress to work as a company consultant, according to four people with knowledge of the relationship."


Uber exec fired for allegedly hiding sexual harassment claim, report says

FOX News

NEW YORK – A top engineering executive at Uber, Amit Singhal, is out five weeks after his hire was announced. According to a report in the tech blog Recode, Singhal failed to disclose that he'd left his previous job at Google because of a sexual harassment allegation. Singhal denied the allegation and said he left Google a year ago for his own reasons. The dustup is just the latest sign of turmoil at Uber, which last week found itself in an unrelated sexual harassment firestorm . That stemmed from a detailed essay published by a former female Uber engineer, who charged that her prospects at the company evaporated after she complained about sexual advances from her boss.


Uber executive leaves after failing to disclose sex harassment allegation

Los Angeles Times

A top engineering executive at Uber, Amit Singhal, is out five weeks after his hire was announced. According to a report in the tech blog Recode, Singhal failed to disclose that he'd left his previous job at Google because of a sexual harassment allegation. Singhal denied the allegation and said he left Google a year ago for his own reasons. The dust-up is just the latest sign of turmoil at Uber, which last week found itself in an unrelated sexual harassment firestorm. That stemmed from a detailed essay published by a former female Uber engineer, who charged that her prospects at the company evaporated after she complained about sexual advances from her boss.