Last week, on the train back from a business meeting in New York City, I started reading Sheryl Sandberg’s book “Lean In”. I honestly didn’t expect it to be a page turner but it turned out to be just that. Sheryl has a writing style that I as a professional woman can easily relate to.... More »Women in Sales – Are We Equals?
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The world of search is, for the most part, dominated by Google, Yahoo, and Bing. There are other options out there and other platforms that do more than just scour the web. Back in late January I covered the launch of one such platform – Swipp. Since launch Swipp has been gathering users and today... More »Swipp Plus Brings New Tools for Businesses and Agencies
Has your company culture morphed into a frankenstein with a life of its own? It's almost certainly distracting you and everyone else from actually doing great work. More »3 Signs Your 'Amazing' Company Culture Actually Stinks
Which lead generation technique do you think is no longer useful to cash-strapped startups, and why? The following answers are provided by the Young Entrepreneur Council (YEC), an invite-only organization comprised of the world’s most promising young entrepreneurs. In partnership with Citi, the YEC recently launched #StartupLab, a free virtual mentorship program that helps millions... More »10 Lead Generation Techniques It Might Be Time to Scrap
Sony Xperia Tipo, a NXT succession smartphone from Sony was discharged in august 2012. Sony Xperia Tipo is otherwise called Sony Tapioca, Sony ST21i or Sony ST21a. In spite of the fact that the smartphone was discharged 9 months previous, it is still one of the top offering smartphones from Sony. The smartphone will have... More »Sony Xperia Tipo: Full Features, Specifications, Price and Competitors
Taiwanese E Ink has developed a lightweight phone with a battery life of up to a week. More »With an e-ink display, Android phone aims to offer a week of battery life
The vast majority of call centre guides focus on the skills and tactics required to address complaint handling, scripting, tone, empathy etc. However, this guide will demonstrate the elements required to increase your agent’s effectiveness in converting those all-important telesales. Here are our top tips: 1. Recruit smartly Whether you hire staff via an agency... More »How to Increase Telesales Conversions
Most of the companies benefiting from public cloud services today are small businesses with few IT assets, according to a recent blog post on the Forbes Magazine website. The post cites a study of 260 Amazon Web Services customers. It revealed that 53 percent of companies using the service have 50 or fewer employees, while large organizations (10,000 or more employees) represent only four percent. More »Public, Private Or Hybrid Cloud: What’s The Best Choice?
The demand for distributed data is increasing as companies are more and more spread across the world with the current globalization. And with the increase of cloud resources and tools offerings even smaller companies are starting to use such services once the prices have lowered. As many other domains project management is also embracing this new... More »Cloud Computing, Cloud Storage and Project Management Software
Picture this: You’re in a large room surrounded by everyone from work. Now, watch all the Baby Boomers (by 2020, this group will be 25% of most workforces) exit from the rear with their retirement gifts and plans for their next career. As all those years of leadership, knowledge, experience and relationships leave the building,... More »Yesterday’s Leadership Training Won’t Work for Tomorrow’s Leaders
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A recent Deloitte survey of CEO’s and Boards found that 91% of CEO’s and 74% of Chairman believed that ‘digital has significantly impacted the way the organisation does business’. However, the survey made a further observation: “What is concerning is that while there is greater awareness of the impact of threats such as digital disruption... More »Is Your Business Model Up to Date?
Tablet computers are taking over the world. According to a report from YouGov, the number of tablets owned in the UK is set to pass the 10 million mark in 2013, with Apple’s iPad accounting for about 67% of the market. It’s easy to see why they’re so popular. They’re light and portable, fun to... More »5 Top iPad Apps You Can’t Live Without
Just how big is big enough? Despite sounding like a very sleazy innuendo, this is probably the question smartphone users are currently asking themselves. The recent trend of manufacturers to churn out phones that push the concept of portability has led many to believe that, indeed, the future belongs to these huge 5-inch-screen smartphones. But... More »When Size Doesn’t Matter Anymore: Will You Buy a Phablet?