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Does Cloud-based HR Boost Performance? Three Companies Report Back

It’s not big news that top performing human resources (HR) organizations are replacing spreadsheets and reams of paperwork with cloud-based software. But where’s the evidence that these new…
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Remote Working Goes Mainstream: 3 Personality Traits For Success

I was recently invited to deliver a webinar on managing remote workers which got me thinking about what it takes to work successfully from home. But I’ve also been productive…
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6 Perspectives On The Cloud

Research and analysis company The Economist Intelligence Unit invited a number of experts to comment on how they think cloud computing will impact the character of work and the environment in the future. Their responses appear in an Economist…
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7 Commandments Of Cloud [VIDEO]

To judge by the general buzz at SAPPHIRE NOW in Orlando, one thing is clear: Cloud technologies have shifted from the realms of hype into everyday business…
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Re-Imagining CARE

According to March of Dimes, 1 in 10 babies born in the United States spends time in a neonatal intensive care unit (NICU). The rate of divorce amongst NICU parents is believed to be a staggering 97%. A 2010 study by Stanford…
8 Business Tips For Health

8 Business Tips For Health

by Theresa Böhme Economics and health. What do they have in common? And how do you define a “healthy” lifestyle? According to Jay Foard’s book “Run Your Body Like a Business,” maintaining…
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Civic Hacktivism Brings The Networked Economy To Citizens

Anyone who has ever stood in line to obtain human services, applied for a building permit, or lost a tire in pothole understands the frustration of dealing with…
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Tasty And Techy: Rising Sentiment Around Grocery Shopping Apps [INFOGRAPHIC]

One of the most unifying needs for us all is – food. We all have to eat, but have you ever paid much thought into where your food comes from, or why you shop where you do? Some of us…
4 Cultural Values For Effective Business Process Management

4 Cultural Values For Effective Business Process Management

The award-winning article, Which cultural values matter to business process management? Results from a global Delphi study, shows that companies that can anchor just four values in their corporate…
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For Eldorado, Real-Time Data Is a Competitive Edge

Success in retail is often accompanied by complicated side effects —  like keeping inventory levels in line with demand following a marketing campaign. Eldorado, the largest retailer of consumer electronics and household appliances in Russia, recently took action…