Workplace

News, trends and technology insights for the workplace

Finding the right balance between technology and people when pursuing digital transformation

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When we talk about the workplace of the future, we tend to focus on the impact of technology — because technology is a massive driver of change. Technology not only impacts how we do our jobs, it can impact where we do our work (think mobile devices and wireless networks). Technology even plays a role […]

Want a six-figure salary? Tech is the place to be

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If you’re reading this, you probably are employed in the technology field. In which case, I have very good news: There’s an excellent chance you’re making a six-figure salary — or will eventually. OK, maybe not if you’re working the reception desk (though don’t rule it out!), but according to data from jobs and recruiting […]

Are PowerBI and the Intune Data Warehouse ready for enterprise reporting?

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In our quest for an enterprise mobility reporting tool that can tell whether devices are compliant, secure and functional, we have investigated the key considerations for such a tool and looked at Microsoft Azure Portal interfacing Microsoft EMS, aka Intune.  Our conclusion for Azure Portal was that it was great for operational purposes (for which […]

Confiar en el análisis es un buen comienzo, pero no suficiente

Casi tres cuartas partes de las grandes empresas ya se han beneficiado de las iniciativas de Big Data e Inteligencia Artificial (IA), según una encuesta publicada a principios de este año en Harvard Business Review. Entre sus beneficios, aseguran los coautores Thomas Davenport y Randy Bean, destacan que las decisiones que se toman mediante análisis […]

Treat your employees as you would your customers

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Successful digital enterprises hinge their success on customer-centric strategies. Products, services, and apps must be build from the ground up, with the ground being the needs and expectations of the customer. After all, if you create customer barriers such as confusing website and apps interfaces, lagging connections, or inefficient customer service, people will abandon you […]

Do you have what it takes to be a scrum master?

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Unless you’re into agile development, odds are you don’t know what a “scrum master” is. Briefly, Scrum is a team-oriented agile development framework, and the scrum master plays a coordination and facilitation role within the team and with outside stakeholders. While the Scrum concept has been around for a couple of decades, the job of […]

The small but important ways AI can transform an enterprise

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Artificial intelligence (AI) and machine learning (ML) are expected to usher in a glorious new era of innovation across multiple industries, including healthcare, finance, retail, manufacturing, and education. “AI will hyper-accelerate the rate of innovation as its algorithmic capabilities and computer-processing power outpace its biological equivalent,” writes Forbes Technology Council member Chad Steelberg. “The solutions to cancer, […]

Technologies : les 10 emplois les plus recherchés par les Millennials

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Vous ne pouvez pas rivaliser dans l’économie digitale sans les Millennials, qui représentent désormais 35% de la main-d’œuvre, selon les données de Pew Research, devant la génération X (33%) et les baby-boomers (25%). Cette génération est essentielle pour les entreprises, non seulement en raison de son nombre –(âgés de 18 à 35 ans, les Millennials […]

Surveillance technology is here to stay in the workplace

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There’s a British science-fiction thriller on Netflix titled “Anon” in which society has opted for full transparency, totally eliminating privacy and anonymity. Walk down the street and you can see augmented-reality (AR) text summaries identifying people by name and occupation. And they can see your information as well. Even freakier, everyone’s life is video-recorded and […]

I lavori tecnologici che attraggono maggiormente i Millennial

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Non si può competere nell’economia digitale senza i lavoratori Millenial, che ora costituiscono il 35% della forza lavoro, secondo i dati di Pew Research, in confronto alla Generazione X (33%) e i Baby Boomers (25%). I Millennial sono essenziali per le aziende oggigiorno non solo per il loro numero: 56 milioni di americani di età […]