Business casual, bad coffee, dry prewritten speeches, and an 8 a.m. start with no time between sessions — these things are familiar to anyone who’s ever been to a conference. SRCCON (pronounced “Source-Con”), organized by Knight-Mozilla OpenNews and held over two days last week in Minneapolis, aims to avoid the bad conference stereotypes and offer,...
According to an article in The Wall Street Journal, employee turnover can cost a business more than double an employee's yearly salary. Finding and training a replacement takes financial resources as well as management time and energy. Show More Summary
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Small businesses use technology to put their fledgling companies on the map. Facebook authorship and store locators are merely the latest tools. See this latest list of resources including technology and tips from the small business community.
For a food giant like General Mills, water stewardship and resource management isn't an option. It's a business imperative.
There is no doubt that business intelligence is making businesses (and their employees) smarter, faster and better at everything from competing in the market to satisfying their customers, optimizing resources and creating new products and services. Show More Summary
While Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) deployment may be a hot topic among businesses today, there seems to be a disconnect between the ideals pushed by ERP vendors and integrators with the actual and practical needs of a business....Show More Summary
When faced with a crisis, history shows us that humanity has an amazing ability to conquer it resourcefully, and that’s exactly what many environmental innovators are seeking to do by introducing new technology that helps businesses and individuals alike cut down on their water usage without compromising their quality of life.
Case studies are a tremendous resource in helping you develop business. The main challenge to writing a great case study is making sure it emphasizes the job was all about the client. Here are some ideas about writing case studies that will entice prospects to contact you.
Today's Internet technology offers restaurants multiple opportunities to promote their business and increase sales. There is so much that can be done, with so few resources, that it's almost a crime to do nothing at all. These are some...Show More Summary
by Angela Guess Dan Woods recently wrote for Forbes, “Data scientists are like the master chefs of the business world… Companies invest heavily to hire these experts. They are a precious resource and one that is all the more limitedShow More Summary
International Business Machines and cloud collaboration firm Box on Tuesday announced a new partnership that will see the two companies integrate resources and technology on enterprise class products, including IBM's MobileFirst for iOS apps for Apple products.
LONDON (Reuters) - British banking group Barclays is in talks to sell its natural resources-focused private equity business to the unit's management, a person familiar with the matter said on Tuesday. Barclays Natural Resource Investments (BNRI) has committed $3 billion to 28 companies since its launch in 2006, according to its website. Show More Summary
Being resourceful in business will allow the female entrepreneur on a budget to thrive despite the financial limitations. With an abundance of tools on the market that allow businesses to be able to run on a budget, money does not have...Show More Summary
Be prepared for wearables to take on a bigger role in the advertising business and with consumers. That's why agencies such as Mindshare are devoting significant resources to this emerging market, via partnerships with companies like Apple as well as through internal research. Show More Summary
Marketers and brand communicators have long used the platform. Now Flipboard is lending them a helping hand. Flipboard has long been a resource to many businesses, used to curate content, build brochures and showcase press coverage.Show More Summary
While this agreement is inline with CVS’s plans to increase its clinic count to 1,500 by 2017, Target will benefit in terms of store traffic as well as freed up resources. Letting an expert provide healthcare within its stores can help Target bring in additional traffic. Show More Summary
While lawmakers in Illinois and Chicago were busy slashing the budgets for mental health resources last year, Cook County Sheriff Tom Dart asked his staff to create a map of zip codes to illustrate where the people cycling in and out of the county jail were coming from. Show More Summary
AP By TOM MURPHY Target will sell its pharmacy and clinic businesses to the drugstore chain CVS Health for about $1.9 billion in a deal that combines the resources of two retailers seeking to polish their health care reputations. The...Show More Summary
There have been rumblings across in the leadership and human resources world about employee engagement being at an all-time low. With less than 20 percent of workers actively engaged, many in the business leadership community have been...Show More Summary