Back to Business with Biometrics

It’s time to get back to business. Peggy explains how tools and technology, like AI (artificial intelligence) and biometrics, are helping us get back to business. She says biometrics could potentially help us in future pandemics.

She also discusses:

• Thermal scanners being used to scan for elevated body temperatures in some Chinese cities at station gates.

• How artificial intelligence and biometrics can monitor temperature in realtime.

• Examples of how companies can expand solution capabilities to address specific needs in this pandemic.

The Secret to Security Today

Uncertainty creates opportunity for the bad guys. Peggy and James Lee, COO, Identity Theft Resource Center, talk about what we should do about our security and privacy today. He says we have shifted the load of how to make information secure from the company to the employee.

They also discuss:

• That not everybody is comfortable with the personal responsibility of security.

• That the tools were not made to protect the volumes of people now using them.

• The cybersecurity teams’ responsibility of keeping thing patched.

Understanding Human Agency

Peggy and Paul Napper, co-author, “The Power of Agency: The 7 Principles to Conquer Obstacles, Make Effective Decisions, & Create a Life on Your Own Terms,” talk about the importance of adapting today. He says things have sped up so much during the past 20-30 years, coupled with current crisis, and we feel overwhelmed, but we need to adapt.

They also discuss:

• What we should be doing today to manage our stress amid the crisis.

• What is human agency and why does it matter today.

• What we have within our own power to become better at handling our life.

1 Back to Business with Biometrics
2 The Secret to Security Today
3 Understanding Human Agency