About Jen Cohen Crompton

Jen Cohen Crompton is a SAP Blogging Correspondent reporting on big data, cloud computing, enterprise mobility, analytics, sports and tech, and anything else innovation-related. When she's not blogging, she can be caught marketing, using social media and/or presenting at conferences around the world. Disclosure: Jen is being compensated by SAP to produce a series of articles on the innovation topics covered on this site. The opinions reflected here are her own.

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Empowerment Through Play: Getting Girls Into STEM

Empowerment Through Play: Getting Girls Into STEM

In today’s STEM-driven economy, the need to talent ratio in the STEM (science, technology, engineering, and math) fields is less than favorable. The scarcity and availability of qualified talent in STEM is creating a huge talent
This Week In Tech: HP Splits, Dropbox Is Hacked, Netflix Tanks, And Google Offers Something Sweet

This Week In Tech: HP Splits, Dropbox Is Hacked, Netflix Tanks, And Google Offers Something Sweet

An interesting week in tech reveals a split in assets, another hacker victim, and a new smartwatch created by an unexpected source. We also see Netflix taking some financial risks…
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Hiring Independent Contractors: Why Everyone Will Be Doing It By 2020

Hire an independent contractor. No really – everyone else is doing it or will be doing it. In today’s workforce contingent workers (defined as independent contractors, part-timers, or temporary/leased employees)…
This Week In Tech: Paybacks For AT&T, Yahoo Is Hacked, And Apple And HTC Innovate

This Week In Tech: Paybacks For AT&T, Yahoo Is Hacked, And Apple And HTC Innovate

This week in tech, a wireless company was a forced to take some responsibility for their actions while Yahoo! jumped the gun on announcing a security threat. We also saw…
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Business Networks For Innovation And Collaboration

How can you find, select, and communicate with a supplier who is 3,000 miles away? How can you work to collaborate with said supplier so seamlessly that goods are delivered as
This Week In Tech: Windows 10, Ello, Paypal And eBay, And More Hacks

This Week In Tech: Windows 10, Ello, Paypal And eBay, And More Hacks

This week in tech, we see two new technologies emerging – one from a well-known company and one from a new start-up social network. We also see two online…
Improve The Customer Experience By Remembering We're All Human

Improve The Customer Experience By Remembering We’re All Human

“Seventy-six percent of all people who read blogs are people.” - Tim Washer, Cisco, a quote from the NewsCred Content Marketing Summit. Tim Washer, content marketer and comedian, may have been a bit snarky when he presented…
This Week in Tech: The Big Fruit Goes Rotten, The Berry Adds Competition, and We're Shellshocked

This Week in Tech: The Big Fruit Goes Rotten, The Berry Adds Competition, and We’re Shellshocked

Coming off of a record weekend of iPhone sales, Apple is getting bit by the complaints about their new iOS software update, causing a lot of unsatisfied customers, while BlackBerry puts its name…
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Sometimes It’s Not Who You Know, It’s What You Know [INFOGRAPHIC]

I’ll never forget the day I heard the phrase, “It’s not about what you know, it’s about who you know.” Unfortunately, that message came from a colleague who knew…
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Making A Cultural Shift To The Customer-Focused Mindset [INFOGRAPHIC]

It’s not always just about gaining a basic understanding of new concepts. Sometimes, it’s more about internal buy-in and ensuring that everyone is on the same page and knows how to comply when there is a culture shift. As companies…