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Think With Google and Move Your Business Into International Markets

The Global Small Business Blog

©iStock/Jacob Wackerhausen With more than half the world’s population now online, the opportunities for businesses to reach new customers abroad have never looked brighter. But how should companies prepare for international expansion? And just how easy is it? Google guides you by looking at your potential customers.

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Future-Proofing Your Development: Why DevOps and Cloud is the Winning Formula

Amzur

In the fast-paced world of software development, traditional waterfall methodologies often fall short of meeting the demands of modern businesses. Long development cycles, rigid processes, and a disconnect between development and operations teams can lead to slow deployments, missed opportunities, and ultimately, frustration for all stakeholders involved.

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Father’s Day at the Workplace

Redial

Father’s Day provides a moment to acknowledge the significant impact fatherhood has on professional effectiveness. At RedialBPO, we see daily how becoming a father can foster remarkable growth and improved workplace performance. Here are some key ways fatherhood contributes to better outcomes at work. Increased Emotional Intelligence Fatherhood enhances emotional intelligence , helping men manage emotions and empathize more effectively.

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Salesforce and IQVIA’s Partnership – A Match Made in Heaven? | Blog

Everest Group

What impact will Salesforce’s upcoming global partnership with IQVIA have? Get the expert view here, or get in touch to understand how this significant move in the life sciences CRM sector might impact your business. Once again, the winds of change are blowing in the life sciences CRM landscape. The usual suspect, Salesforce, has announced its strategic global partnership with IQVIA to enhance the capabilities of its Life Sciences Cloud.

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How to Stay Competitive in the Evolving State of Martech

Marketing technology is essential for B2B marketers to stay competitive in a rapidly changing digital landscape — and with 53% of marketers experiencing legacy technology issues and limitations, they’re researching innovations to expand and refine their technology stacks. To help practitioners keep up with the rapidly evolving martech landscape, this special report will discuss: How practitioners are integrating technologies and systems to encourage information-sharing between departments and pr

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GitHub – On-Prem Server Connectivity Using Self-Hosted Runners

Perficient Digital Transformation

Various deployment methods, including cloud-based (e.g., CloudHub) and on-premises, are available to meet diverse infrastructure needs. GitHub, among other tools, supports versioning and code backup, while CI/CD practices automate integration and deployment processes, enhancing code quality and speeding up software delivery. GitHub Actions, an automation platform by GitHub, streamlines building, testing, and deploying software workflows directly from repositories.

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Guide to Finding the Perfect Partner for First-Time Outsourcers

Premier BPO

Have you ever felt that the growth trajectory of your business is grinding to a halt? Systems that were delivering tangible results earlier are under constant strain. Your once-agile team seems bogged down and struggling to bring innovative ideas that can be successfully implemented to streamline operations and jump-start your growth train. Strategies and structures crucial for your success earlier are no longer viable.

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The Competitive Edge: How AI Data Propels CIOs and CTOs to the Forefront

Amzur

Welcome to the digital age, where data is not just a resource, but a game-changing factor in strategic decision-making. For CIOs and CTOs, harnessing the power of AI-driven data isn’t just an upgrade, it’s a must-have for staying ahead and streamlining operations. In this blog, we delve into five incredible capabilities where AI is revolutionizing the roles of CIOs and CTOs, igniting growth, and sparking innovation across industries.

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Harnessing Emerging Technology to Unleash Enterprise Cost Optimization | LinkedIn Live

Everest Group

LinkedIn Live Harnessing Emerging Technology to Unleash Enterprise Cost Optimization June 20, 2024 8:00 AM PT | 11 AM ET Mayank Maria , Vice President, Everest Group will be joining an insightful webinar where the panel will explore how leading enterprises can successfully leverage technology for process and cost optimization in the pursuit of reduced costs, increased revenue, and optimized operations.

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Perficient Launches PRISM Employee Resource Group

Perficient Digital Transformation

New ERG Will Further Perficient’s Progress in Supporting and Empowering the LGBTQ+ Community and its Allies At Perficient, we believe in developing a workforce that is as diverse and inclusive as the clients we work with. We are committed to fostering an environment where we celebrate all colleagues because our people make us unique, their perspectives make us stronger, and the label we all share is talent.

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One of the Best Strategic Business Decisions: Outsourcing

Premier BPO

“Do one thing better than anyone. Ignore everything else.” – Peter Thiel “Do what you do best and outsource the rest.” – Stephen Covey Some of the best business minds of our era recognize the strategic importance of focusing on efforts and identifying critical partnerships to access subject matter expertise for non-core elements. Overextending your efforts dilutes your resources and can severely limit your business’s ability to thrive.

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Global Hiring Guide for Startups

Grow your startup beyond borders and boundaries. Global expansion is the ultimate goal for many startup founders. However, to successfully enter new markets and grow internationally, you need a sound and scalable global recruitment strategy. In this eBook, you’ll discover how you can gain a competitive edge over your business rivals through the latest technology, harnessing global contractors, and using a global employment platform.

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Winning New Exports

The Global Small Business Blog

©iStock/Alberto Marrupe Gutierrez Whether you are based in Ireland or the United States, winning new exports comes in handy for newfound growth at your business. In this case, the Going for Growth program, which Enterprise Ireland and KPMG support, is designed to help female entrepreneurs achieve their growth ambitions by growing their sales, creating additional employment, and winning new exports.

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Navigating the AI-First Landscape: Transforming IT Infrastructure for Tomorrow | Zones Technology Forum 2024 | Webinar

Everest Group

Zones Technology Forum 2024 Navigating the AI-First Landscape: Transforming IT Infrastructure for Tomorrow June 20, 2024 Catch Everest Group Partner, Yugal Joshi , at Zones Technology Forum 2024 as he joins the opening keynote panel discussion for a virtual roundtable, Navigating the AI-First Landscape: Transforming IT Infrastructure for Tomorrow. He will share his thoughts on the changes and impact brought about by AI’s integration at the core of organizational operations in IT infrastruc

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Perficient Achieves AWS DevOps Competency

Perficient Digital Transformation

Perficient is excited to announce our achievement in Amazon Web Services (AWS) DevOps Competency for AWS partners. This designation recognizes Perficient as an AWS partner that has demonstrated expertise in delivering Dev Sec Ops solutions. This competency highlights Perficient’s ability to drive innovation, meet business objectives , and get the most out of your AWS services.

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Hackett Fully Integrates Leading-Edge Gen AI Ideation-to-Implementation Insights Into Its Executive Advisory Programs

The Hackett Group

Insights Emanate From Recent In-Depth Conversations With Hundreds of Leading Companies Addressing Their Primary Adoption and Deployment Considerations Miami, FL – June 18, 2024 – The Hackett Group , Inc. (NASDAQ: HCKT) has fully integrated leading-edge generative artificial intelligence (Gen AI) data and insights from its recent in-depth conversations with hundreds of leading global companies and its groundbreaking AI XPLR platform into its Executive Advisory membership programs.

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The 2023 Supply Chain Crystal Ball: Challenges and Solutions

Speaker: Olivia Montgomery, Associate Principal Supply Chain Analyst

Curious to know how your peers are navigating ongoing disruption? The supply chain management techniques that dominated the last 30 years are no longer supporting consumer behavior or logistics and manufacturing capabilities. So what’s working now? What should your plans for 2023 include? By researching the supply chain challenges and solutions that businesses – especially small and midsize businesses – are currently experiencing, we’ve learned what’s working and what’s not.

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Flowers Always Make People Better

The Global Small Business Blog

©2024 Laurel J. Delaney. All rights reserved. “Flowers always make people better, happier and more helpful; they are sunshine, food and medicine for the soul.

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T-Mobile unlocks marketing efficiency with Adobe Workfront

IBM Business Partners

With 109 million customers and counting, “uncarrier” T-Mobile is one of the top mobile communications providers in the U.S. The company always puts the customer first, which it achieves by delivering the right experiences and content to the right customers at the right time. But with different sub-brands and business units, T-Mobile’s marketing and content workflows were complex—and often inefficient and disconnected.

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Core Banking in the Age of Transformation: A Ride from Legacy to Modernity | Blog

Everest Group

For years, core banking systems have been the backbone of financial institutions. But the landscape is shifting, and customers have high expectations. Nimble FinTech startups with cloud-based solutions are challenging traditional banks. In this dynamic environment, core banking systems are under more scrutiny than ever before. Reach out to discuss with us.

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[Podcast] What If Intuition Built Your Website? An Interview With Neelima Sharma

Perficient Digital Transformation

In this episode of “What If? So What?” Jim talks with Neelima Sharma, SVP of ecommerce, digital, and technology at Lowe’s about the challenges and successes of transforming the retail industry through digital innovation. Neelima highlights the importance of teamwork, trust, and a customer-centric approach in driving the company’s growth and also emphasizes the significance of personalization and building long-term relationships with customers.

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Building A Superstar Global Workforce: What We Aren’t Talking About Enough

Companies are turning inclusive by breaking conventional hiring practices and expanding their talent pools. But there are important questions that still are not being addressed. Read this eBook to understand how taking the following seriously can help you build a superstar global workforce: The importance of the new-age manager. Maintaining social capital.

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Improving Operational Efficiency: Don't Look Past the Obvious

Aspirant

With the phrenetic pace of today’s business environment, and in the face of near constant pressure to streamline, optimize, and simplify, we often see operations managers jumping too quickly to external solutions to provide a ‘quick fix’: the reporting application that will easily assimilate all of your operational data into amazing reports and visuals, or the enterprise resource planning software that promises to automate all of your manual work.

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Sisu Global Health's Gillian Henker Presents "Providing Access to Blood for a World in Need" (wegginar®)

The Global Small Business Blog

©2024 Women Entrepreneurs Grow Global®. All rights reserved. Gillian Henker, Co-Founder & President is a two-time founder with a proven track record of execution. Gillian is the primary inventor of Hemafuse and two other medical technologies. She led Hemafuse development, global regulatory clearances (including FDA), and launch in 5 countries across Africa, Asia, and Europe.

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Are Investors Right to Be Nervous about CXM Providers? Well, It Depends!

Intelligent Sourcing

Generative AI (gen AI) is transforming the customer experience management (CXM) landscape, challenging traditional contact centers. While concerns about declining revenues and increased costs are valid, many traditional methods, like human interaction, are still needed for complex customer issues. Read on to discover strategies to improve CXM provider success in a technology-driven market.

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Enhancing Customer Experience through AI-driven CX: Bringing Innovation and Human Connection Together | Blog

Everest Group

Read on to explore how AI is revolutionizing customer experience (CX) in today’s fast-paced digital landscape. In this expert analysis, you will learn how AI-driven solutions enhance customer journeys, personalize interactions, and streamline operations. Discover the pivotal role of human talent in ensuring the success of AI-driven CX and how businesses can harness these innovations to create seamless, customer-centric experiences.

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Reshoring – The Future of Supply Chains

Speaker: Rosemary Coates - Board Member & Founder at Reshoring Institute, Best-selling Author, Host of the Frictionless Supply Chain podcast

Supply chain disruptions create uncertainty and unpredictability for both businesses and consumers. These disruptions bring to light an organization's supply chain dependencies, which they were often unaware of when everything was running smoothly. Re-shoring is one solution that is gaining popularity as a result of pandemic-related issues. Companies can lower the risk of disruptions by shortening the supply chain and moving manufacturing close to the points of sale to reduce the need for expens

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Celebrating Pride Across the World: A Reflection on the 10 10 10s Event

Perficient Digital Transformation

In many places around the world, June is considered Pride Month. We kicked off Pride Month by celebrating the launch of PRISM, Perficient’s newest ERG dedicated to creating safe spaces for understanding, education, and culture focused on respect, recognition, and learning for the LGBT+ community and allies. PRIDE Month Realness For our first event, we proudly launched our inaugural Perficient Ball, “10 10 10 ‘ s – Celebrating Pride Across the World.” This event was an epic

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Staff augmentation vs outsourcing: what’s the best fit for you?

The Scalers

You want to find qualified tech talent overseas but don’t know where and how to start. You’ve heard organisations having great experiences outsourcing engineers… and others getting not-so-good results. Then there’s staff augmentation, another popular model for hiring developers many businesses use to expand their teams. “Maybe this could work for us,” you may have thought while exploring solutions for finding professionals you can’t get at home.

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Transforming Anonymous Global Users into Loyal Customers

The Global Small Business Blog

©iStock/aelitta To grow in new territories, businesses must build faith with new target audiences. Trust signals are key to transforming anonymous global users into loyal customers. When a business is ready to expand internationally, establishing reputable online security is vital. Users want to know that all their data, especially financial data, is effectively protected online.

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How to Overcome Jira Collaboration Challenges with ServiceNow

V-Soft Consulting

Team collaboration is one of the most impactful factors in achieving IT success in today's dynamic business. ServiceNow and Jira Service Management are two revolutionary tools that were specifically developed to streamline IT ticketing procedures.

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ABM Evolution: How Top Marketers Are Using Account-Based Strategies

In times of economic uncertainty, account-based strategies are essential. According to several business analysts and practitioners, ABM is a necessity for creating more predictable revenue. Research shows that nearly three-quarters of marketers (74%) already have the resources needed to build successful ABM programs.

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Why Don’t GBS Leaders Last Very Long? | Blog

Everest Group

Earlier this month, I was asked by my friend Niklas Oldiges why GBS leaders seem to be moving jobs at a higher than usual rate. And as a sucker for a good provocation, I took the bait, pondering why some of the industry’s best and brightest don’t seem to be able to hold onto a job. Is it the nature of the beast—does GBS as a model attract more than its share of job hoppers?

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The Power and Promise of Healthcare Segmentation

Perficient Digital Transformation

The saying “one size fits all,” absolutely does not apply to the healthcare industry. Consumers are flat out demanding a more tailored approach to their health care. To provide this type of more personalized and effective care and services, healthcare organizations (HCOs) need to take concentrated efforts to understand the diverse needs and preferences of their consumers.

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From 0 to 400: Blueprint to Scaling Global Teams with George Abatjoglou

Zinnov

George Abatjoglou, President of EMS Management and Consultants, has steered multiple Private Equity-backed Healthcare companies towards explosive growth over two decades. In this episode in our Decoding Private Equity podcast series, George acts as your architect, laying the blueprints for building and scaling high-performing Revenue Cycle Management (RCM) teams in India.

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Supporting Women in Tech Across the Globe

The Global Small Business Blog

©iStock/gorodenkoff Women in Tech® Global is built on four foundational pillars: education, business, digital inclusion, and advocacy. This came about by challenges women face in the tech industry, Its mission is to create a strong, supportive network for women in technology, while also implementing practical programs that empower women to succeed in the tech industry.

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Top 7 Global Employment Challenges

The benefits of expanding internationally are endless, especially if you approach it the right way. However, there are pitfalls along the way that can slow down progress. Global expansion brings many opportunities for companies —business growth, brand-building in new markets, and access to diverse talent pools worldwide. However, international growth can come with challenges.