In 2006 the world economy was booming, partly on the back of triple-A investment innovations. Then, suddenly, the boom ended. What fascinates the authors is the fact that almost no one saw the 2008 economic crisis coming. In this article, the authors come to terms with the reality that, in economics and business, accurate forecasts aren't possible. Therefore, they say, managers need to develop a different attitude about the future.
Published By: Equinix
Published Date: Aug 14, 2015
This report reveals how media companies and broadcasters must consider new strategies to meet rising expectations and maintain audience share due to the increasingly wide audience with an insatiable hunger for content.
Published By: Limeade
Published Date: Feb 21, 2017
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Kein Finanzexperte würde den Nutzen von Planung, Budgetierung und Forecasting infrage stellen. Zusammen bilden diese Prozesse eine Roadmap für das Unternehmen, die den Mitarbeitern klare Hinweise gibt, wie sie die Unternehmensziele erreichen können. Außerdem definiert sie Finanz- und Leistungsziele als wichtige Meilensteine auf dem Weg dorthin.
Problematisch sind jedoch die Instrumente und Konzepte, die viele Unternehmen dafür einsetzen – und die Ergebnisse, die sie mit ihnen erzielen. Planungs-, Budgetierungs- und Prognoseprozesse sind oft so gestaltet, dass Finanzteams sich mit banalen Verwaltungsarbeiten beschäftigen müssen und ihnen wenig Zeit für Analysen, Strategieentwicklung und Zielsetzung bleibt.
Es muss einen besseren Weg geben, eine Roadmap für ein wachstumsstarkes Unternehmen zu erstellen.
Be guided on what the best practices are, offering strategies, actionable tactics, and examples of enterprises on the cutting edge so your organization won't have an overabundance of options when working with partners and customers.
The rapid adoption of Office 365 means that work created using the Microsoft product contains a large amount of the business world’s sensitive information. In fact, in most enterprises using Office 365, more than half of that highly valuable information — including business plans, sales data, product designs, M&A details and financial forecasts — is contained within Excel, PowerPoint, Word, Outlook and other Microsoft software. Securing the information created with its products has emerged as a primary concern for CSOs, CIOs, IT departments and other C-level executives.
Published By: CA WA 2
Published Date: Oct 01, 2008
Featuring an expert from Enterprise Management Associates, this webcast discusses some tactical steps towards automation of various IT processes, showing how even in processes with interdependent tasks, IT Process Automation can start IT groups down the path of reducing complexity and error rates, two of the leading drivers of cost and chaos.
A range of business issues are driving IT towards desktop virtualization. One solution-Citrix XenDesktop with FlexCast technology-helps IT teams empower their workforces, one project at a time. See the trends driving the adoption of virtual desktops and the top use cases IT teams are deploying today.
Desktop virtualization is a powerful driver of business transformation, making it possible to deliver the apps and data people depend on to get work done. Learn how Citrix XenDesktop with FlexCast allows you to use a variety of methods to balance user requirements and costs for each use case in your organization.
At this free, one-hour webcast, moderated by Bank System & Technology Editorial Director Kathy Burger, you will learn how intelligent capture and exchange capabilities can help your organization automate the entire mortgage loan process - linking back-office information processes, front-office knowledge workers, customers and partners to enable financial institutions to exchange information automatically with anyone, anywhere, in any format.
Published By: LogMeIn
Published Date: May 15, 2012
Having effective agents and happy customers can increase customer retention and the bottom line. New research by analyst firm Ovum and LogMeIn shows that the metrics associated with measuring the success of the customer service and support desk are changing. And it is essential for organizations to invest in the infrastructure that will prepare them for future success.
Today's firms encompass a diverse range of users, from power to casual users. It is a huge challenge to create a one size fits all solution to desktop virtualization. In this paper, learn how Citrix FlexCast enables flexibility for all workers.
In recent years, business forecasts have had to become faster and more flexible-ready to be adjusted at a moment's notice. As earnings and product cycles accelerate, it has become clear that the business world is decisively moving towards treating rolling forecasts as standard. A slow process of budgeting and forecasting is no longer enough.
Growth and expansion require a well-executed procurement function. Procurement is earning a seat at the table by having an impact not just on costs but on the company’s forecasting, planning, and strategic initiatives. This eBook will reveal how procurement transformation can help you shape overall strategy.
Mid-size enterprises face the challenges of managing advanced threats plus staff and budget constraints. This on-demand webcast explains how RSA Security Analytics provides visibility, threat intelligence, and analytics – and how you can start small.
Watch this on-demand webcast to learn how you can accelerate your security transformation from traditional SIEM to a unified platform for incident detection, investigation and advanced security analysis. Understand why organizations are moving to a true big data security platform where compliance is a byproduct of security, not the other way around.
According to the American Community Survey, tele-commuting jumped 79 percent between 2005 and 2012. More than 9 million American workers did their jobs exclusively from home in 2010, according to the U.S. Census, and 30 million work from home at least once a week. And TechCast at George Washington University estimates as many as 30 percent of U.S. private sector workers could be working from home by 2019. For sales professionals, that proportion is certainly higher. The Telework Research Network found in 2011 that 70 percent of those working from home are in management, professional, sales and office jobs. If you’re in sales, you probably spend a considerable amount of time on the go. And why shouldn’t you? Smartphones offer constant, pocket-sized connectivity. Ubiquitous Wifi threatens to render the cubicle obsolete, and the right social networking strategy can sup-plant a hundred individual pitch meetings.
Published By: Kontiki
Published Date: Sep 16, 2014
Learn how to reach and engage remote employees within your organization and see how this will strengthen employee engagement, create personal connection with executives, and increase collaboration between teams and employees.
Published By: Equinix
Published Date: Oct 27, 2014
The businesses that thrive amid fluctuating technology demands are not only keeping a finger on the pulse of current trends, they have the infrastructure in place to handle whatever changes might come. And they’re doing so by treating their data centers as a strategic asset—a hub from which providers and performance can all stem.
Are you ready for what’s next? According to analyst forecasts and
IT executives, the five key trends affecting our state of technology are mobility, consumer technology, cloud services, hyperdigitization and globalization. In the following pages, you’ll learn how these bgtrends are affecting current networks, and why a strategic data center is key to not only surviving, but thriving, today and in the future.
Published By: Mimecast
Published Date: Feb 28, 2017
Meer Informatie over Office 365™ Migratierisico's en hoe u de afhankelijkheid van uw SaaS-applicaties kunt beheersen.
Als u als organisatie overweegt om naar Office 365™ over te stappen, moet u zich bewust zijn van een aantal belangrijke risico's voor uw e-mailinfrastructuur. De cloud lijkt misschien een eenvoudig, kosteneffectief alternatief voor lokale e-mail, maar de continuïteit en de veiligheid mag niet over het hoofd worden gezien.
Download hieronder ons e-boek, Zonder Zorgen Uw E-mail naar de Cloud Verplaatsen: Aanbevolen Procedures voor het Beheersen van Risico's in een Office 365 Wereld" voor meer informatie over het beheersen van risico's met uw e-mail in de cloud.
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