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How AI can streamline procurement and supply chains

Compare The Cloud

The AI revolution is underway, with more and more businesses starting to adopt new technologies – including within the procurement function. A recent survey found high-performing Chief Procurement Officers are x18 times more likely to have fully deployed AI/cognitive capabilities. While 63 percent of procurement organisations have increased system automation using intelligent technology.

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Generative AI and the future of HR

McKinsey & Company

A chatbot may not take your job—but it will almost certainly change it. Here’s how to start thinking about putting gen AI to work for you.

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Planview’s Force for Good Week: Driving Positive Change Together

Planview Blog

At Planview, we strongly believe in the power of our employees to drive positive change. That’s why our Force for Good initiative encourages and supports employee volunteerism. We provide volunteering opportunities during work hours, enabling our employees to actively contribute their skills and time to better their communities. Through employee-led initiatives and corporate giving, we foster a culture of giving back, making a tangible impact.

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Governance in the Age of Technological Innovation

INSEAD Knowledge

Today’s boards can no longer afford to solely prioritise shareholders and maintain an inward-focused approach to business. Instead, they need to consider stakeholders and the wider ecosystem that gives rise to complexities, challenges and also opportunities, said Sonia Tatar, executive director of the INSEAD Corporate Governance Centre (ICGC) at the recent INSEAD Directors Forum.

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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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Travel Disruptors: Bringing fintech to travel booking

McKinsey & Company

Hopper has acquired 100 million mobile users by offering consumer-friendly financial products and a gamified app experience, according to cofounder Frederic Lalonde.

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Scaling sustainable infrastructure: An interview with Marie Lam-Frendo

McKinsey & Company

Marie Lam-Frendo of the Global Infrastructure Hub discusses key strategies to help infrastructure leaders gain investor support to meet net-zero goals.

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Using advanced scan settings in the IBM Cloud Security and Compliance Center

IBM Business Partners

Customers and users want the ability to schedule scans at the timing of their choice and receive alerts when issues arise, and we’re happy to make a few announcements in this area today: Scan frequency: Until recently, the IBM Cloud® Security and Compliance Center would scan resources every 24 hours, by default, on all of the attachments in an account.

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Barbarians at the gate?

McKinsey & Company

When activist investors knock at the door, companies can do themselves a favor and let them in.

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7 steps for managing the work order process

IBM Business Partners

Work orders are the driving force behind any organization’s asset management apparatus. Whenever a person or entity submits a service request, the maintenance team that receives it must create a formal paper and/or digital document that includes all the details of maintenance tasks and outlines a process for completing the tasks. That document is called a work order.

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Maximize Productivity and Simplify IT Management with Conversational AI

ChatGPT has dominated boardroom conversations for months now. From drafting a stock trading program, to creating a SQL query to model data, there are practically no limits to the applications of the AI language model assistant. At ManageEngine, we have been working on our own AI-assistant, Zia. Zia is a fully-trained analytics assistant that can perform a range of functions such as creating and adding reports to dashboards, providing conversational support to data analysis, insight discovery, bu

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Keeping Poland on course for growth

McKinsey & Company

Warsaw partner Tomasz Marciniak discusses the unfavorable winds Poland needs to overcome to stay on course for continued growth, which include lagging productivity, a shrinking labor force, and the need to attract international investment.

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Scaling Your Business With Sunsystems Cloud?

TRG Blog

In today's fast-paced business environment, time is money. Companies that spend valuable resources on managing their own financial management and accounting software are at a disadvantage compared to those that have adopted SaaS-based software.

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What is a Contract Bond in Construction? A Comprehensive Guide

Tishkoff

In the realm of construction projects, contract bonds play a crucial role in ensuring the successful completion of projects while safeguarding the interests of all parties involved. A contract bond is a legally binding agreement between three entities: the project owner (obligee), the contractor (principal), and the surety company. In this comprehensive guide, we will explore the purpose, types, and significance of contract bonds in construction, shedding light on their role in promoting project

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Culture Clash: Are You Making this Costly Acquisition Mistake?

PSMJ Resources Blog

Cultural fit is quite possibly the most critical driver of merger and acquisition success for architecture, engineering, and construction (A/E/C) firms…but it can also be the hardest element to measure in advance, while you still have time to rethink the deal. To get ideas for making M&A transactions work better for both parties, we sat down with Mike Matthews, P.E., FACEC.

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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.

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Jim’s Face with Failure

Dinkel Business Development

Jim's heart sank as he received the unexpected email from his first major client. They were terminating their contract earlier than anticipated. Thoughts of failure raced through his mind, and he felt his self-worth plummeting. How could this happen? He had put his heart and soul into delivering exceptional work, only to be met with disappointment. As Jim sat in his office, his once-optimistic spirit gave way to self-doubt.

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Expanded Financing Access will be Crucial to Ramped up Adoption of Electric Two-wheelers (e2Ws) in India

Frost & Sullivan

India has set sweeping goals in its bid to accelerate the country’s transition to green mobility. Among the key milestones envisaged in the journey to decarbonized transport include electrification of 80% of two-wheelers and 30% of passenger cars by 2030. In a sign of steady progress, recent official statistics highlight that collective sales of electric two-wheelers (e2Ws), three-wheelers (e3Ws) and four-wheelers (e4Ws), crossed the magic one million mark in FY 2023.

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State Spotlight: Ohio

ClearPoint Strategy

See how ClearPoint aids Ohio local governments in managing their communities.

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5 steps to move to impact.com: migrating partnerships platforms made easy 

Impact

Much like moving to a new home, brands migrating to a new platform face certain challenges. However, implementing an excellent game plan helps make the process less stressful and provides the tools to prepare for unexpected hurdles. For partnerships success, brands need a management platform that values customizability and adjusts to the needs of each partnership.

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How to Leverage Intent Data for Better Outcomes

Speaker: Susan Spencer, Principal of Spencer Communications

Intent signal data can go a long way toward shortening sales cycles and closing more deals. The challenge is deciding which is the best type of intent data to help your company meet its sales and marketing goals. In this webinar, Susan Spencer, fractional CMO and principal of Spencer Communications, will unpack the differences between contact-level and company-level intent signals.