The unending proliferation of marketing tools and technology can make marketing seem complicated. Is it really as complicated as people claim?
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Forward-thinking finance organizations are reaping a host of benefits by introducing automation to invoice processing. Read more to find out how!
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Security experts believe that Petya is in fact a Russian state-sponsored attack on Ukraine disguised as a ransomware attack.
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Just how disruptive can ransomware be within a global supply chain? Let's take a look at the recent Maersk cyber-attack to find out.
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The skills that data center professionals must have are changing rapidly. Those who embrace this development and learn new skills will be rewarded. Those who don’t will be left behind.
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On June 16, 2017, Amazon announced its intent to acquire Whole Foods Markets. The acquisition is valued at approximately $13.7 billion and has several important implications for the broader marketplace. One More Step in Amazon’s (Unstoppable?) Rise It’s important to remember that this isn’t Amazon’s first entry into the brick-and-mortar world. Over the past […]
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While your business budgeting and planning process may be far from perfect, mitigating even a few of the biggest red flags can lead to dramatic improvement in the overall process.
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This blog provides a sneak peek into early findings from Aberdeen Group’s Simulation, Virtual Prototyping, and Augmented Reality Benchmark Study.
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Aberdeen's Nick Castellina attended Epicor's Insights 2017 customer conference. It got him thinking about how companies thrive in an Industry 4.0 world.
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Software usage analytics platforms can provide valuable insight, enabling marketers to drive content, conversions, and customer satisfaction.
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Aberdeen's Nick Castellina gave a keynote presentation at Vena's recent user conference. His experience there reinforced his belief in a "Beyond Spreadsheets" approach to planning, budgeting, and forecasting.
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Aberdeen's Nick Castellina when to QAD's Explore 2017 conference. He came back with thoughts about organizational effectiveness and flexible ERP solutions.
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Learn how eCommerce Leaders are closing the loop between planning and execution to drive a more profitable omni-channel supply chain,
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Designers think that business people don't appreciate the value of design. Business people think that designers care more about how things look than whether or not the produce results. How can we bridge this divide?
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On Friday, May 12, the WannaCrypt ransomware attack was unleashed upon the world. The scope and scale of the attack has been described as unprecedented.
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Everyone knows that customer testimonials are one of the most important types of content that you can create. So, how do you capture great testimonials?
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Many people are talking about employee wellness, but the emphasis tends to fall on physical well-being. As this infographic shows, however, companies need to ensure they are taking care of the whole employee, body and mind.
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If you are trying to attract top talent to your company, you need to have a compelling and clearly articulated employer brand. Unfortunately, too many companies make avoidable mistakes when it comes to creating one.
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For modern businesses, the classic hub and spoke WAN doesn’t make sense when they rely heavily on SaaS and cloud applications. An SD WAN-based approach is often the best strategy.
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Four out of five companies are using social media as part of their customer service efforts. There's a good reason for that.
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