Satya Nadella Reveals Plans for an Integrated Microsoft and LinkedIn

December 9, 2016 – 8:40 pm

Satya Nadella Reveals Plans for an Integrated Microsoft and LinkedIn

Microsoft’s acquisition of LinkedIn closed yesterday after it cleared the final hurdle — European Commission approval — on Dec. 7. The deal had previously passed reviews in the U.S., Canada, Brazil and South Africa.
The result is that Microsoft now has a $26.2 billion company that is chockablock with personal

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How Do You Change an Organizational Culture?

December 9, 2016 – 7:22 pm

How Do You Change an Organizational Culture?

In the last few years, we have witnessed a number of clear failures of culture in major organizations, including Wells Fargo, GM, Volkswagen and more.
Sometimes, the failure leads to a violation of law or ethical values.
But sometimes it can cause the organization to under-perform.

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AI Gone Wild, Real-Time Data Comes to CRM and More to Expect in 2017

December 9, 2016 – 6:58 pm

AI Gone Wild, Real-Time Data Comes to CRM and More to Expect in 2017

It’s that time of year again, when organizations do a little soul searching on all that went right and wrong with their customer engagement strategies over the last 12 months.

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How to Get One of Those Great Data Science Jobs

December 9, 2016 – 5:43 pm

Data science is a trending topic right now because companies are scrambling to find candidates to fit this position.
Interest in working in this industry is growing, but not at a fast enough rate. A McKinsey study predicts that by 2018, there will be a need for 490,000 data science jobs in the United States but only 200,000 qualified candidates

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Predictive Marketing: The Next Must-Have Technology for CMOs

December 9, 2016 – 4:01 pm

Predictive Marketing: The Next Must-Have Technology for CMOs

The more data-driven marketing becomes, the easier it is for CMOs to attribute closed deals directly to their marketing programs.
But with so much information available they encounter a new challenge: knowing which tactics and strategies to prioritize when each bad decision can cost thousands in missed opportunities.
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