In this video, get a summary of a few key takeaways from the course and learn what the next steps are.
- I've traveled all around the world … talking to business people about blockchains, … and I found so many people crave a quick … and high level answer to the question, … what will all this mean to me? … After this course, … you know that not only are there a lot of layers … to that answer, but it's also still evolving. … Yet here's a quick hit list of what to watch for … as the technology matures … and we become better at using it well. … One, blockchains will increase operational efficiency. … Whether that's reducing cost or time or errors, … they'll cut friction in business processes … that stretch across organizations … and require so many checks and balances. … Two, they'll increase visibility to a business … and its ecosystem by improving auditability … and compliance and transparency. … Three, they can increase security and privacy of data, … especially when used with new cryptographic techniques. … Four, they can open up new business models, … markets, and opportunities. … These could be based on new ways …
Alison begins by explaining what blockchains accomplish, how they make it safer for everyone to work together, and where they do—and do not—deliver value. Then, she details the new tools that blockchains offer business, including how they can help you discern what's real from what's false in your digital world. Plus, learn how blockchains can impact different departments within your business, from finance to HR.