Five ways to engage your people and make your customers love you
Looking to increase sales? Then focus on your customers and make them your number one priority, right?
Finding your first job in cyber security: A guide for computer science and technology graduates.
Just finishing a degree in computer science? Interested in switching jobs? You may want to strongly consider a career in cyber security. Although most technology graduates are sought after these days, cyber security professionals are particularly in high demand.
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Are you clear on why you need to innovate?
What does innovation mean to you? Is it about improving the customer experience, creating new products or changing how you work with your employees? Anita Chandraker, PA digital expert, discusses how organisations can align innovation to their core purpose to succeed.
Understanding the Cloud Spectrum
Cloud computing is often thought of as one technology, but organizations should consider which type of cloud computing is the most effective.
Intelligent Empowerment: The Next Wave of Technology-led Disruption
Technology is leading a new wave of disruption in our society. While powerful governments are worried about the potential implications of “intelligent” systems and robots displacing jobs, we're seeing more examples of such systems enabling business transformations. Intelligent Empowerment is a shift that brings together the best of both worlds: augmenting human intelligence with machine intelligence through the use of data and techniques such as Optimization, Artificial Intelligence, and Machine Learning.
Reimagine and craft the employee experience:
Design thinking in action
How customers experience your business starts with how employees experience it. Design thinking helps create an engaging workplace that delights the workforce during the “moments that matter.”
5 habits that are preventing you from reaching your potential as a leader
Traditional leadership is all about capitalising on certain strengths. "Focus on what you do best and surround yourself with people who have complementary strengths."But in recent years, a lot of leadership theory has started to consider the flipside of this scenario. In other words, when it comes to strengths, you can sometimes have too much of a good thing.
Untangle your Enterprise
Enterprise organizations are stuck. Organizations spend years investing in new business capabilities, integrating acquisitions, and modernizing technology stacks, essential to bringing best-of-breed solutions to market. However, these strategic investments generally result in a tangled mess of legacy technology, skill-sets, processes, and culture.
Why every business needs an adventurer at the helm
History is punctuated by the names of great explorers; we all know Columbus, Amundsen, and Armstrong.
Do you know who has access to what in your organisation?
We spend so much time protecting our businesses from external threats, we often forget one of our greatest threats – insiders.
ThoughtWorks' bi-annual Technology Radar highlights emerging trends in augmented reality and changing structure of software teams
ThoughtWorks, a global technology company, today issued the latest Technology Radar, a bi-annual assessment of trends and technology significantly impacting software development and shaping the future of tech.
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Big data…start small, think big, act fast
Like many people I’m excited and inspired by the possibilities the enormous amount of data we now have opens up. But, unlike others, what I’m excited about isn’t its capacity to answer big questions. I’m excited about its ability to have a big impact by helping organisations overcome small challenges. And about the way that idea catches on. It’s like lighting a touch paper.
Interact or Die Trying
Your relationship with your customers will constantly be at stake. It’s a shocking thought. Let’s take a moment to gain some perspective.
Do You Have What It Takes To Transform?
Customer 4.0: we’re now in a world that’s led by customers who are increasingly outcome-driven. Relevance and value are achieved by positioning yourself into the customer’s universe, being there when they need you, and getting out of the way when they don’t.
Meet the IBM Watson-powered robot that could make your next smartphone
IBM's cloud-connected robot arm shows off the flexibility of the factory robots of tomorrow.
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7 ways your company is getting innovation wrong...
Though it has always been important, innovation is very much en vogue at the moment. Following the rise of legions of ‘disruptive’ new start-ups and big technological leaps forward in the past few years, it seems like every business leader is talking about how to keep their business responsive to change and their hunt for the next big thing. But many are not matching their words with actions, as new research by PA Consulting demonstrates.
Blockchain's future in oil and gas: Transformative or Transient?
Important advances in technology rarely come with a full embrace at the start. Ground-breaking ideas can yield as many doubters as disciples...
Why Rapunzel is the perfect fairy tale for business storytelling
We live in a world of stories.
2017 Technology Trends-The haves are breaking away from the have-nots
The trends and innovations that will shape the technology industry over the next several years have come into sharper focus. Cloud computing has gone mainstream for many enterprises, and the Internet of Things is changing how both industrial and consumer-oriented companies do business.
3 Golden Rules to make your API Strategy deliver real Business Outcomes
Organizations need an API and integration strategy. It’s both an essential building block for supporting overall business strategy and a critical enabler of digital transformation.