The Enterprise Cool Kids

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No, this isn’t a guest column by Aaron Levie. Though he and his startup Box, the poster child of the “sexy enterprise,” are definitely included in the bunch. “You should definitely kick Aaron off the list. Just to mess with him,” Zendesk founder Mikkel Svane commented when he heard what we were writing. With VCs voting with their feet and eschewing consumer startups this […]

Forrester’s Complimentary Webinar Series – Managing The Cross-Touchpoint Customer Journey

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Hosted by: Martin Gill, Principal Analyst When: Thursday, February 7, 2013 2:00 p.m. UK time or check for local time Duration: 1 hour day’s consumer engages through a variety of touchpoints, yet many brands struggle to deliver cross-touchpoint experiences. Too many firms focus on each touchpoint in isolation and fail to enable their customers to […]

How to kill innovation

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Innovation has become the holy grail. Finding innovation is almost a sacred quest for the solution that will create growth, and open new eras of prosperity and well-being. Unfortunately, like many things called holy, the concept of innovation is invoked ritually and ceremonially more than it is embraced in practice. For all the talk about […]

Webinar Series — SaaS vs BPO: Friends or Foes?

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Exploring the differences and similarities between SaaS and BPO for HR The North America Chapter of the HROA is proud to present a unique webinar series featuring industry expert insights on how SaaS and BPO compare and contrast as enablers of strategic HR transformation. This series brings together service providers, sourcing advisors, industry leaders and subject […]

Oracle acquires Eloqua, a leading provider of cloud-based marketing automation and revenue performance management software

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Oracle recently announced that it has entered into an agreement to acquire Eloqua, Inc. (NASDAQ: ELOQ), a leading provider of cloud-based marketing automation and revenue performance management software for $23.50 per share or approximately $871 million, net of Eloqua’s cash. Eloqua’s modern marketing cloud delivers best-in-class capabilities to ensure every component of marketing works harder […]

Power Your Bottom Line

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Imagine the impact of working at just 33% capacity. According to Gallup® research, that’s exactly what happens to companies that are in the dark when it comes to the importance of employee engagement. The impact of a disengaged workforce can be staggering when it comes to productivity and profitability. In fact, new research shows that […]

Workday Unveils Big Data Analytics For HR and Finance

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Workday, Inc. (NYSE: WDAY), a leader in enterprise cloud applications for human resources and finance, today unveiled its plans for Workday Big Data Analytics. The new application is expected to provide pre-packaged analytics that enable customers to combine Workday data with third-party data sources of any type, including big data, all delivered in the cloud. Tightly unified with […]

Adecco Group, announced the launch of Pontoon

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Adecco Group, the worldwide leader in HR services, announced the launch of Pontoon, Adecco’s unified global contingent workforce solutions (CWS) and recruitment process outsourcing (RPO) organization. Pontoon is the 2012 combination of Adecco Group’s Beeline Managed Service Provider (MSP) and Adecco Solutions business lines into an independent global CWS and RPO organization, providing true workforce […]