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, […]

The five enterprise archetypes: Which one are you?

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Dramatic advances in technology have redefined the corporate workspace. Powerful and intuitive technologies are being put into the hands of more and more employees, making them more nimble and effective. Technology is finally empowering humans to better perform their jobs – which is the fundamental rationale for corporate IT in the first place. The promise […]

Does your enterprise suffer from app overload?

What’s the biggest purported benefit of mobile technology in the enterprise? Increased productivity. With mobile devices, the thinking goes, workers are able to get things done from anywhere and at any time. But none of this can be accomplished without cloud-based apps. These tools are necessary to unleash the productivity of mobile enterprise employees. However, as some  businesses are learning, sometimes you can have […]

What do employees really want? (Hint: Not foosball tables)

Enterprises through the years have spent a lot of time and money trying to get their office environments just right. The goal, of course, is to make employees more productive and happy — which, theoretically, benefits the enterprise’s bottom line. Office perks and features can range from the archetypal foosball table to stand-up desks to office gyms and […]

Chat bots and mobile: The perfect match?

Business Insider recently released a report from its BI Intelligence unit exploring “the growing and disruptive bot landscape.” One of the key takeaways was this: “Chatbots are particularly well suited for mobile — perhaps more so than apps. Messaging is at the heart of the mobile experience, as the rapid adoption of chat apps demonstrates.” That […]