December, 2022

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Outsourcing & Ops: Removing Repetitive Tasks

SEBPO

Outsourcing & Ops: Removing Repetitive Tasks. BLOG. Outsourcing & Ops: Removing Repetitive Tasks. In an ever-evolving workforce, Publishers must implement and move forward with strategies that will last. Otherwise, Publishers run the risk of decreasing efficiency and losing profit. Rob Beeler, Founder and CEO of Beeler.Tech, shared his professional insights regarding Publisher strategies that “will stand the test of time” in an AdExchanger article titled, Publishers, Your Top Ops Talent

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How to Avoid the Risks of Independent Contractor Misclassification

Velocity Global

Hiring contractors overseas has many benefits and offers more flexibility in global expansion. Employers can engage contractors for specialized projects, save time and money that would otherwise go toward hiring full-time employees, and test a new workforce in an international market. However, hiring contractors comes with misclassification risks. Contractor misclassification leads to fines, employee entitlement back pay, and legal headaches.

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'Tis the Season To Global Travel

The Global Small Business Blog

©iStock/Nestea06 AAA estimates 112.7 million Americans will journey 50 miles or more away from home from December 23 to January 2. That’s an increase of 3.6 million people over last year and closing in on pre-pandemic numbers. 2022 is expected to be the third busiest year for holiday travel since AAA began tracking in 2000. For purposes of a forecast, the year-end holiday travel period is defined as the 11-day period from Friday, December 23 to Monday, January 2.

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7 Popular Business Process Outsourcing Trends

Pure Moderation

Business process outsourcing, or BPO, continues to become a lucrative industry. In 2021, its market value was USD 245.9 billion , and it is expected to have a compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of 9.1% from 2022 to 2030. Much of the drivers of the business process outsourcing industry’s economic success has to do with organisations putting a primer on improving efficiency, lowering operational costs, and becoming more scalable and agile.

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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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Delivering More Value Through Empowered Teams

Forrester Digital Transformation

Command, Control, And The Changing Workplace Organizational and people management has perennially been a favorite topic of writers and researchers. Even the Bible tells a story of how Moses’ father-in-law gave him advice about management and delegation of tasks! For much of the 20th century, a top-down, command-and-control style of management was favored, with a […].

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Generative AI is here: How tools like ChatGPT could change your business

McKinsey and Company

Generative AI and other foundation models are changing the AI game, taking assistive technology to a new level, reducing application development time, and bringing powerful capabilities to nontechnical users.

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Velocity Global Announces New Entity in Ukraine

Velocity Global

DENVER, December 28, 2022 —. Removes barriers for companies to hire in-country; helps provide stability and opportunities for local workforce. Velocity Global , the leading provider of global talent solutions, today announced a new entity in Ukraine, which will allow employers the opportunity to recruit and retain employees locally. With its 57th entity, Velocity Global is providing an opportunity for individuals within the country to maintain their income and support their families even in time

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What's Holding Businesses Back on Sustainability? (wegginar® 12/7/22)

The Global Small Business Blog

©2022 Women Entrepreneurs Grow Global®. All rights reserved. Devry Boughner Vorwerk is a well-known global C-suite food executive and corporate officer, having served as Chief Communications Officer and Global Head of Corporate Affairs at Cargill and as Chief Corporate Affairs Officer at Grubhub. More importantly, she is also a sustainability global entrepreneur, founding DevryBV Sustainable Strategies, her own strategy and advisory company; serving on the Advisory Board of Culinary Sciences, In

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Give Joy!

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“True happiness comes from the joy of deeds well done, the zest of creating new things.” Antione de Saint Exupery. If you’re looking for the perfect holiday gift for a colleague, consider joy. Most of us don’t begin the workday expecting anything joyful. In fact, according to Gallup about 85 percent of people in the global workplace are either not engaged or disengaged.

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Update Your Knowledge Management Practice With Three Agile Principles

Forrester Digital Transformation

Long-standing “waterfall” knowledge management (KM) practices are failing to meet the needs of the modern enterprise, and technology leaders must reassess their approach. Agile principles transform knowledge management within the enterprise from lengthy, delay-laden processes to lean practices that seek to make sharing knowledge easy and adaptable. For the same reasons that agile principles have […].

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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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The secret to great health? Escaping the healthcare matrix

McKinsey and Company

The blueprint to achieve a lifetime of great health is increasingly clear and within our control. But unlocking it requires challenging the orthodoxies currently guiding individuals and institutions.

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Conversion Rate Optimization (CRO) is the G.O.A.T.

Perficient Digital Transformation

Turn Your Visitors into Paying Customers and Boost Your Sales! Businesses LOVE to generate inbound traffic. They run ads, deploy SEO, send out emails, blast on social media, and use paid advertising to drive traffic – To bring MORE visitors! . However, when starting an ecommerce business, many business owners overlook conversion rate optimization, which is not unusual.

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Velocity Global Announces New Entity in Argentina

Velocity Global

DENVER, December 28, 2022 —. As the demand for a global workforce increases, hiring, managing, and paying top talent in Argentina has never been easier. Velocity Global , the leading provider of global talent solutions, today announced Argentina as its 58th global entity. With a significant rise in its labor force participation rate, global companies looking to capitalize on Argentina’s favorable remote work policies and growing talent pool can now do so seamlessly.

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Embrace the New Way to Work Globally

The Global Small Business Blog

©iStock/gorodenkoff Technology has enabled collaboration across borders and time zones, and workers and companies alike are embracing remote work like never before. In fact, according to Gartner, by the end of 2022, 31% of all workers worldwide will be fully remote or hybrid. The U.S. is leading the way, with remote employees accounting for 53% of the U.S. workforce.

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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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Demystifying platforms

comeMakeit

Back during my business school days, my professors used to say that this school is a good platform to jumpstart your management experience. I would often wonder what exactly they meant by a platform. Later someone explained to me that students from all walks of life, be they freshers or experienced folks looking to take a break from their jobs to go back to school or executives from companies wanting to learn the management part of the business, would come to the school to learn.

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Leaders Must Understand “The Meaning Of Stories” To Create “Meaning From Stories”

Forrester Digital Transformation

“You haven’t defined what story is,” said the voice of experience that afternoon, September 16, 2022. “That’s odd,” I thought. “What am I missing?” We were discussing my first leadership storytelling report, Master Storytelling For Impactful Leadership, intended to explain the “what?” and “why?” of leadership storytelling. In the report, I describe the three-arc structure […].

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‘Future vehicles require future insurance’

McKinsey and Company

In an interview with McKinsey’s Tanguy Catlin, Andrew Rose of OnStar Insurance discusses how telematics data will usher in a new era of auto insurance.

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12 Lessons Learned while Managing Corporate Innovation

Perficient Digital Transformation

The Road to Managing Corporate Innovation. I started out at an ad agency in southern Indiana in 2002. Our clients were interested in technology and our agency helped them find their way. At the same time, I was building the web development and digital strategy team within the agency. We began doing things intentionally with our clients, and it paid off.

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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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Velocity Global adds Siddharth Ram as new chief technology officer

Velocity Global

DENVER, December 8, 2022 —. Applies almost three decades of experience in technology leadership roles to scaling a world-class technology organization. Velocity Global , the leading provider of global talent solutions, announced Siddharth Ram as its new chief technology officer. Ram will be responsible for growing and scaling the technology organization.

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Slowing Global Demand and a Strong Dollar Pushed U.S.A. Goods Exports to a Seven-Month Low

The Global Small Business Blog

©iStock/cbies Slowing global demand and a strong dollar pushed goods exports to a seven-month low, suggesting that trade could be a drag on economic growth this quarter (fourth quarter 2022) if the trend persists. The recent report from the Commerce Department, which followed on the heels of recent upbeat news on the economy ranging from consumer spending, the labor market to the services industry, did not change perceptions that the economy had got off to a solid start in the fourth quarter.

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The Scalers’ 2022 recap: a year of amazing growth

The Scalers

This has been a remarkable year for The Scalers. We’ve further expanded into the Asia-Pacific region by opening a new office in Sydney, Australia and our partnership network and the number of engineers has grown significantly. Overall, we brought nine new Partners on board — more than ever in our history. In terms of engineers for our Partners, this meant an increase from 190 in 2021 to 309 developers in 2022!

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Announcing The Forrester Wave™: Artificial Intelligence For IT Operations (AIOps), Q4 2022

Forrester Digital Transformation

The Forrester Wave™: Artificial Intelligence For IT Operations, Q4 2022 evaluated 11 vendors on 35 different capabilities. Read the report to see the vendor that came out on top with the highest-ranked capabilities for the broadest set of organizations.

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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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How personalization at scale can invigorate Asian insurers

McKinsey and Company

The surge in digital consumer interactions is making possible a new era of gathering, analyzing, and responding to individual customer data strategically and with precision.

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Is Your Healthcare System Focused on the Caregiver Experience?

Perficient Digital Transformation

“Patient experience” has become a buzzword in healthcare circles over the past few years. In fact, a quick Google search brings up over 40 million results so it’s safe to say it’s a major focus for the industry. But what about caregivers — those folks who are caring for sick children, partners, friends, and family members? A similarly quick Google search for “Caregiver Experience” brings up just under 160,000 results , which might make you think that the caregiver population is relatively small.

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RampRate is B Certified Corp! The accolade is a clear sign our business is on the right track

RampRate

Join us on LinkedIn - Facebook - Twitter - Google Plus. RampRate is a B Certified Corporation. B Corp Certification is a recognition of the arduous work we’ve been doing to create a better world as one of the top consulting, sourcing, and advising firms in the world. It took us three years to cross the finish line, yet here we are. B Corp certification is… Read More » RampRate is B Certified Corp!

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Do the Benefits of Globalization Outweigh the Geopolitical Problems It Has Helped Create?

The Global Small Business Blog

©iStock/Nuthawut Somsuk Economic Counselor and the Director of Research of the IMF Pierre Olivier Gourinchas’ warning from the IMF’s World Economic Outlook in October 2022 underlined the significant slowdown in the global economy – and the reliance on global trade to function. It raised questions about whether the many benefits of globalization outweigh the geopolitical problems it has helped create.

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Addressing the Global Talent War

Speaker: Jason Ciment - Get Visible | Mark Wald - SPRCHRGR | Leo Gestetner - Thankz | Michael S. Kraus - Expak Logistics

Remote work has helped future-proof organizations and increased their flexibility. However, sourcing candidates nationally poses new challenges and is proving difficult. The global sourcing industry seems to be in a state of war. DEI, attracting qualified candidates, and physical demographics are just a few of the issues that organizations face. Many companies are failing to win in this new landscape due to the intersectionality of problems in global sourcing.

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CES 2023

SEBPO

CES. JANUARY 5th – 8th, 2023. Las Vegas, NV. EVENT WEBSITE. The stage is set for the most influential and innovative global tech event. Owned and produced by the Consumer Technology Association, CES hosts the world’s biggest brands as they attend breakthrough panels from the sharpest, most reputable players in the industry and meet new partners.

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VSM Enables All Teams To Become Elite

Forrester Digital Transformation

Value Stream Management is not value stream mapping and it’s not a DevOps tool, but it plays a crucial role in helping teams optimize software delivery and tracking value across their software delivery life cycle, even when a team is not operating in a “DevOps” mode. VSM tools “connect” into your software delivery process, ingest […].

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The future of banks: A $20 trillion breakup opportunity

McKinsey and Company

Banking is radically transforming. Many banks can thrive by fundamentally changing the way that financial services are embedded into daily life.

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Perficient is a 2022 Top Workplace in Orange County

Perficient Digital Transformation

For two consecutive years now, our office located in sunny Irvine, California has been recognized as a Top Workplace in The Orange County Register! This comes as no surprise as we’ve also been awarded a Best Place to Work earlier in the year by the Orange County Business Journal. Perficient is 1 of 169 companies in Orange County to be recognized on our commitment to our employees. “People” is one of our core values.

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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.