The Booming Digital Signage Industry

In Technology by Daniel Newman1 Comment

This post is sponsored by Samsung Business. All thoughts and opinions are my own. In this fast-paced tech world, there are so many different images competing for customer’s attention that it’s often hard to know what might work best for you and your business. One thing to put at the top of your list, however, is digital signage, which is rapidly …

Is BYOD Compliance an Opportunity for MSPs?

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Love it or hate it, if you’re the boss you’re pretty much stuck with the reality of the bring your own device (BYOD) workplace. You can pretend it isn’t an issue—or ban personal devices and believe that employees will follow along—but trust me, mobile is such a force that keeping your network and data away from staffers’ personal devices is …

Will Digital Healthcare Technology Kill the Independent Physician?

In Technology by Shelly Kramer1 Comment

Modern healthcare is at a tipping point. The use of technology in our health sector, backed up by incentives to implement digital solutions, is increasing rapidly—driven not only by a need to improve efficiency and outcomes—but also to reduce costs. Pressure is mounting on physicians and medical facilities to join the digital revolution. Just like in other industries, this new …

Will CMOs Be Making The Tech Purchasing Decisions Soon

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Today, most tech purchase decisions are still being made in the CIO/CTO suite. There is nothing new about that. With certain initiatives being handed down from leadership, buying and implementation has always been done in the tech department. However, as the debate around CIO-CMO fusion continues, and as data-centric and customer-centric businesses seek to work faster, issues like shadow IT, …

Finding the Happy Medium Between BYOD and Shadow IT

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Portable electronic devices are everywhere. Growing in number and types over the past decade, smartphones, tablets, and everything in between make up the daily devices we use to stay in touch and up to date. With more and more companies adopting BYOD (bring your own device) policies, shadow IT isn’t really in the shadows anymore. Shadow IT  is now being perceived …

The Role of Technology in Employee Advocacy

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There is no question about it, with the mainstreaming of social media and mobile technology, your employees are more highly connected than ever. Add the recent workplace trends of BYOD and remote working, and we have blurred the lines between work and leisure. We now experience almost zero transition between professional and personal lives — almost around the clock. This …

3 Ways To Gain Employee Engagement in Technology Adoption

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Today, organizations of all sizes are experiencing a digital transformation. Irrespective of the industry or sector, the majority of businesses are implementing technology to better serve their customers and drive more revenue. During the transition, it is very common to hear these companies gripe –“We’ve spent an obscene amount of money on that tool, but people are still not using …

Is Today The Day We Stop Talking About Technology?

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Late in 2014 I had the opportunity to visit NYC for an event co-hosted by IBM and Pure Matter. The purpose was to put a diverse group of future-forward thinkers together to discuss the future of work…This is my story, and my take away. Can’t wait to hear your thoughts!  We live our lives online. Ninety-one percent of us wake …

Can Productivity Tools Lead To Business Innovation?

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I have spoken a number of times about small innovation being a big key to success in a fast moving society. While that’s true, we can’t ignore the fact that innovation, small or big, is not easy to achieve. Especially with distractions galore, it’s easy for productivity to jump the track. And today, businesses are more distracted than ever before …

Why Video Collaboration Is Key to Building Smarter Workforces

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Given the current trend of taking office spaces from the physical to the virtual realm, working together from diverse locations across the world is not at all uncommon. This has changed the way we collaborate and the way we co-work. However, while we often no longer consider physical presence as an important factor when it comes to attending a meeting …