Tag: technology

General organization management, Systems management

5 Ways to Make AI Work for Your Organization

December 1, 2017

Via: Entrepreneur

Artifical Intelligence is a divisive topic, with both advocates and skeptics dominating the headlines. Elon Musk and Stephen Hawking have warned about AI’s destructive potential, while others have more grounded concerns relating to automation and jobs. Hysteria and hyperbole tend […]

General organization management, Systems management

Apply These 7 Techniques to Improve the Loading Speed of Your Small Business Website

November 6, 2017

Via: Small Business Trends

Web users, today, have become increasingly intolerant of slow loading websites. Even Google has shown its intention to reward sites with faster loading speeds compared to the ones without. So if you really want to stay ahead of the curve, […]

Customer relationship management, Department management, General organization management, Marketing

How Can Companies Get Better at Personalization?

October 26, 2017

Via: Aberdeen Essentials

Nathan Kontny is the CEO of Highrise, a CRM tool built by the team behind Basecamp. Prior to Highrise, Nathan was a software engineer and designer for 15 years. He began his entrepreneurial career with two Y Combinator backed startups: Inkling in 2005 and Draft in 2011.  […]

General organization management, Systems management

5 Ways to Protect Your Business Tech Tools

October 19, 2017

Via: Business 2 Community

I recently had an accident with one of my business tech tools. I was working away on my MacBook when I accidentally spilled a glass of water on it. Needless to say, it’s fried. Because I didn’t have Apple Care […]

Department management, Information Technology

New Gartner report spotlights analytics tools that map customer data across channels

October 18, 2017

Via: Marketing Land

As customer journeys, customer experience and customer data become the key drivers of modern marketing, analytics tools have become the compasses. To help marketers learn about their options, Gartner is out with a new “Magic Quadrant for Digital Marketing Analytics” […]

Customer relationship management, General organization management

4 Current Trends Affecting Customer Success

October 13, 2017

Via: Business 2 Community

Customer success is an ever-changing role. Add in the detail of SaaS customer success, and it’s a veritable landslide of new ideas, trends, and upstarts. For CSMs in the thick of the action, these changes can be confusing while simultaneously […]

General organization management, Systems management

6 Lessons in Data Strategy for Startups

October 12, 2017

Via: Small Biz Club

Data can be an intimidating concept for a new company, especially a startup. The paradox is that the agility of a new business and the lack of fixed structures and processes makes it the best candidate for using the insights […]

Department management, General organization management, Marketing, Strategic planning

4 Ways to Prepare Your Marketing for the Upcoming Holiday Season

October 10, 2017

Via: Entrepreneur

Depending on the products and services you sell, you’re likely already thinking of ways to maximize your business for this coming holiday shopping season. But even if you don’t sell traditionally “giftable” items (think web hosting or cybersecurity packages), you […]

General organization management, Strategic planning

5 Keys to Modern, Ongoing Performance Management

October 9, 2017

Via: Aberdeen Essentials

As we continue to move deeper into the performance management revolution, more and more companies are following in the footsteps of Deloitte, GE, and others who have overhauled their approach. No longer is the annual review the sole form of […]

Department management, Marketing

5 Fascinating Marketing Automation Tactics that Can Help Your Business Grow

October 2, 2017

Via: Small Business Trends

Automation is considered the next major frontier in marketing, but are you extending your business’s automation practices far enough? For too many companies, the concept of automation is restricted to triggered emails and little else. In reality, the field contains […]