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The HR Role in Best-Run Midsize Companies: Using Intelligent Technologies to Manage the Total Workforce
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The HR Role in Best-Run Midsize Companies: Using Intelligent Technologies to Manage the Total Workforce

HR teams are critical to recruit, train, and retain the talent needed to meet evolving business challenges. The ability to manage its entire workforce is an important differentiating factor for a company’s future success. HR executives in best-run midsize companies take the lead in aligning the workforce through the use of modern technologies. Download this … Continue reading “The HR Role in Best-Run Midsize Companies: Using Intelligent Technologies to Manage the Total Workforce”

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Creating Resilient Cultures: Why Businesses Need to Invest in Employee Well-being
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Creating Resilient Cultures: Why Businesses Need to Invest in Employee Well-being

Businesses perform better when the employee’s sense of well-being is high, and well-being is highest when it is treated as an important cultural value that permeates all aspects of business operations. This sense of well-being won’t come from simply buying fitness technology or implementing mindfulness programs in isolation – it needs to be fully rooted … Continue reading “Creating Resilient Cultures: Why Businesses Need to Invest in Employee Well-being”

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The Digital Transformation Executive Study
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The Digital Transformation Executive Study

Technology is transforming the way small and midsize companies do business. Our global, cross-industry survey shows that that technology companies with less than $1 billion in revenue, like their peers in other industries, are committed to digital transformation and optimistic about the payoffs they will see from their strategies and investments in the next two … Continue reading “The Digital Transformation Executive Study”

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The Customer Experience Role in Best-Run Midsize Companies
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The Customer Experience Role in Best-Run Midsize Companies

The digital economy has placed opportunity at the feet of all midmarket companies. Mass digitization and unprecedented access to technology allows these organizations to leverage the same tools and processes as larger enterprises to become digital businesses. One such process is the utilization of customer experience data analytics.

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Becoming a Best-Run Midsize Company
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Becoming a Best-Run Midsize Company

As companies continue to adapt to the digital economy, they are looking for new and more efficient ways to drive revenue, empower employees, and respond to customer needs. By leveraging all their data assets, advanced technology, and process automation, companies are able to embed intelligence into their operations

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Why investing in technology is critical for companies of all sizes

Why investing in technology is critical for companies of all sizes

Today, groceries and essentials are available at a tap of a finger, while video conferencing is connecting students to education and employees to high-priority projects from one’s living room. These are just some of the ways in which the ongoing pandemic has disrupted our world. However, the one thing that makes all this possible is … Continue reading “Why investing in technology is critical for companies of all sizes”

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6 Digital Transformation Trends for 2021

6 Digital Transformation Trends for 2021

The need for digital transformation in business skyrocketed within weeks of the world experiencing one of the most unprecedented health crises earlier this year. The COVID-19 pandemic propelled some of the emerging digital technologies predicted for 2020 into a business necessity as businesses re-strategized and underwent a hard reset and finally upgraded legacy software. And … Continue reading “6 Digital Transformation Trends for 2021”

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The Truth About Cyber Protection

Why Prevention Alone Fails[1] Are you confident in your company’s cybersecurity program? That’s a complicated question. If you’re new to the topic, at minimum, your business might have some level of cybersecurity measures in place. These are likely preventive measures, which may be strong passwords, a two-step verification system (MFA), a firewall, and an anti-virus/anti-malware … Continue reading “The Truth About Cyber Protection”

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The Top 5 Tech Trends to Deliver Business Outcomes

The Top 5 Tech Trends to Deliver Business Outcomes

Please note that this White Paper was published before these challenging timesbecame a reality across the global economy. However, the research, insights,and recommendations provided are all very much still valid. The imminent economic downturn globally will actually compel organizations to continue to invest in their digital initiatives — but the pressure on financial outcomes will … Continue reading “The Top 5 Tech Trends to Deliver Business Outcomes”

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Digital Transformation in Times of Change: What Intelligent Enterprises Need from Their ERP Systems

Digital Transformation in Times of Change: What Intelligent Enterprises Need from Their ERP Systems

Being a digitally enabled, intelligent enterprise is now a competitive differentiator for organizations worldwide. This IDC Market Spotlight examines the key ingredients of intelligent ERP, a major component of the digitally enhanced intelligent enterprise. Download below.

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Key Strategies for Resilience Building in the Manufacturing Industry

Key Strategies for Resilience Building in the Manufacturing Industry

The manufacturing industry life cycle reflects smooth and uninterrupted coordination between various components such as sales, production, supplies, workforce, and safety. However, the coronavirus pandemic has created a tsunamic impact on the resilience of the manufacturing ecosystem, which will face financial and operational challenges at least in the near future. Based on a recent forecast … Continue reading “Key Strategies for Resilience Building in the Manufacturing Industry”

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What technology every midsize business needs to invest in

What technology every midsize business needs to invest in

In the face of the current health crisis, businesses are looking at manifold avenues for growth and sustenance. Having the right business recovery philosophy and leveraging innovative technology can help businesses become more resilient in the post pandemic era. Compared to large-size organizations, however, small- and mid-size companies can be more vulnerable to disruptions such … Continue reading “What technology every midsize business needs to invest in”

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Becoming a Best-Run Midsize Consumer Products Company

Becoming a Best-Run Midsize Consumer Products Company

As consumer products companies continue to adapt to the digital economy, they are looking for new and more efficient ways to drive revenue, identify and attract new consumers, and improve the consumer experience. Companies of all sizes are moving to become “intelligent enterprises,” and many midsize consumer products companies are looking to leverage digital transformation … Continue reading “Becoming a Best-Run Midsize Consumer Products Company”

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How Growing Midsize Retailers Use Technology to Empower Employees

How Growing Midsize Retailers Use Technology to Empower Employees

IDC conducted a worldwide survey of 1,957 midsize companies with 100-1000 employees (among them, 326 respondents from retail organizations) to identify key factors associated with business success and progress towards becoming a best-run, digitally engaged company. For each respondent, IDC collected business KPIs including revenue growth, profitability, customer satisfaction, and employee productivity. IDC analyzed the … Continue reading “How Growing Midsize Retailers Use Technology to Empower Employees”

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How Growing Midsize Firms Use Technology and Innovation to Succeed

How Growing Midsize Firms Use Technology and Innovation to Succeed

IDC conducted a worldwide survey of 1,957 midsize companies with 100-1000 employees (among them, 333 respondents from professional services companies) to identify key factors associated with business success and progress towards becoming a best-run, digitally engaged company. For each respondent, IDC collected business KPIs including revenue growth, profitability, customer satisfaction, and employee productivity. IDC analyzed … Continue reading “How Growing Midsize Firms Use Technology and Innovation to Succeed”

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