CXO

Find out what technology leaders are doing to explore IT challenges and gain the insights that will drive technology transformation in business.

  • Downloads // Mar 2015

    Achieve More with Video Collaboration - Cisco CMR

    As the workforce becomes more mobile and distributed, leaders recognise that video is an essential component of effective business collaboration. Video conferencing is becoming more pervasive, as it delivers a range of proven benefits to teams and orqanisations. Cisco Collaboration Meeting Rooms (CMR) brings together our...

    Sponsored By Cisco Systems

  • White Papers // Mar 2015

    Endpoint Buyers Guide

    Evaluating the many components that make up an endpoint security solution can be overwhelming. This buyers guide provides independent research and test results to help you determine your endpoint security solution requirements and identify the vendor that best meets your needs.

    Sponsored By Sophos

  • White Papers // Feb 2014

    ZDNet ANZ IaaS / PaaS Priorities 2013/14

    The Infrastructure-as-a-Service and Platform-as-a-Service strategies, priorities and implementation plans of ANZ IT leaders and professionals Part of ZDNet's Cloud Priorities research project, ZDNet IaaS/PaaS Priorities reports the findings of a survey about the cloud priorities and implementation plans of IT and business leaders in Australia and New Zealand. ...

    Sponsored By ZDNet

  • White Papers // Feb 2014

    ZDNet Asia IaaS/PaaS Priorities 2013/14 Report

    The Infrastructure-as-a-Service and Platform-as-a-Service strategies, priorities and implementation plans of Asian IT leaders and professionals Part of ZDNet's Cloud Priorities research project, ZDNet IaaS/PaaS Priorities reports the findings of a survey about the cloud priorities and implementation plans of IT and business leaders in Asia. As the name...

    Sponsored By ZDNet

  • White Papers // Mar 2015

    Top 10 Tips for Cyber Resilience

    Symantec has identified the top 10 tips to secure your business against cyber risk and threats. Read this one page report to get insights and recommendation from one of the most trusted brands in Cyber Security - Symantec.

    Provided By Symantec

  • White Papers // Mar 2015

    The Cyber-Resilient Enterprise - Harnessing Your Security Intelligence

    An important shift has occurred in the security landscape of late. To keep pace in an ever more competitive world, businesses are adopting new ways of doing business, making them more dependent than ever on connected services and exposing them to new security challenges This paper details to IT leadership...

    Provided By Symantec

  • Videos // Mar 2015

    Cyber Resilient Blueprint - Videos

    Security - we know its important! But the problem with security is we never know if we have the right security until we have been hit! View the videos from Symantec to understand the Cyber Resilient Blueprint - enterprise wide, integrated and solution that utilizes threat intelligence. They also describe...

    Provided By Symantec

  • White Papers // Feb 2015

    Internet Security Threat Report 2014

    Symantec has established the most comprehensive source of Internet threat data in the world through the Symantec™ Global Intelligence Network, which is made up of more than 41.5 million attack sensors and records thousands of events per second. Internet Security Threat Report 2014 covers the wide-ranging threat landscape, with data...

    Provided By Symantec

  • Videos // Nov 2014

    Five Must Haves for Enterprise Mobility Management

    Forty-four percent of employees want a phone for work and personal use respectively, but mobile malware has increased by four times last year. How do you embrace employees’ productivity while keeping corporate data safe? Get started with the Enterprise Mobility Management Solution (EMM). Watch our on-demand webcast, the “5 Must-Haves...

    Provided By Symantec

  • White Papers // Nov 2014

    Bank on the Customer

    How customer-centric transformation can lead to deeper relationships, increased revenue and streamlined operations. Though the global economy is still sluggishly shaking off the effects of the near meltdown in 2008 and the ongoing sovereign debt crisis, banks in both the emerging and developed economies have as opportunity to manage enormous...

    Provided By IBM

  • eBooks // Nov 2014

    Executive's guide to strategic tech planning: 2015 and beyond (free ebook)

    IT and business leaders who are tasked with creating a technology roadmap must balance dynamic business priorities and economic realities against a tech landscape that changes by the minute. This free ebook looks at topics that influence this strategic planning, including emerging technologies, digital workplace trends, and IT practices and...

    Provided By TechRepublic

  • Videos // Oct 2014

    Video: Symantec Security Operation Centre

    Go behind the scenes with Peter Sparkes, Director of Managed Security Services for Symantec Asia Pacific and Japan on Symantec Security Operation’s Centre. Get the insights on what and how Symantec is doing globally to protect their customers and clients with Security Operations Centre strategically providing security against sophisticated threats....

    Provided By Symantec

  • White Papers // Oct 2014

    What CIO’s Need to Know to Capitalize on Hybrid Cloud

    Hybrid clouds are rapidly coming of age as the platforms for managing the extended computing environments of innovative enterprises. To explore the emerging business and technological opportunities, CIO Magazine discussed hybrid cloud with David Goulden, CEO of EMC Information Infrastructure.

    Provided By EMC

  • Downloads // Oct 2014

    Shenzhen's ascent from Chinese fishing village to the world's gadget factory (PDF download)

    In three decades, Shenzhen has skyrocketed from a remote coastal town to the tech manufacturing capital of the world. Steve Ranger explains how and what it means for the future of China and the world. Download the full feature article in magazine format as a free PDF you can read...

    Provided By TechRepublic

  • eBooks // Oct 2014

    Executive's guide to the modern IT budget (free ebook)

    As organizations grapple with spending decisions for 2015, they must factor in the potential business value of new technologies, as well as some shifting priorities.

    Provided By TechRepublic

  • eBooks // Aug 2014

    Executive's guide to understanding the IT job market (free ebook)

    Powerful trends like cloud, mobility, and big data -- as well as disruptive innovations like 3D printing and IoT -- are reshaping the IT industry. So it's no surprise that the tech job market is changing along with it. This free guide from ZDNet and TechRepublic offers insight and advice...

    Provided By TechRepublic

  • Webcasts // Aug 2014

    On-demand Webcast: Solve Complex Revenue Management Challenges

    For business professionals today, revenue management is an increasingly complicated proposition. Accountants and administrators are now responsible for managing multiple revenue sources and models, which requires a different level of data and analysis, plus powerful tools to successfully manage the complexities of the market and business operations. So how...

    Provided By Intacct

  • eBooks // Aug 2014

    Executive’s guide to the business possibilities of 3D printing (free ebook)

    3D printing may hold both promise and peril, according to industry experts. This latest guide from ZDNet and TechRepublic looks at how this evolving technology is being used, the benefits it offers, and the concerns it raises.

    Provided By TechRepublic

  • White Papers // Jan 2014

    Surviving The Technical Security Skills Crisis

    An Assessment Of The Current Security Skills Landscape And How To Overcome It As new threats emerge every day, the need for qualified security staff is growing. But there aren't enough people with technical security skills to go around. That gap is leaving organizations exposed. In fact, in a recent...

    Provided By IBM

  • White Papers // Jan 2014

    Under Cloud Cover: How Leaders are Accelerating Competitive Differentiation

    According to a survey by the IBM Center for Applied Insights and Oxford Economics, business leaders are becoming increasingly focused on the business value of cloud. Although the participant's cloud strategies differ in terms of scope, platform and delivery models, the chief takeaway from the survey is that cloud is...

    Provided By IBM

  • White Papers // Jan 2014

    10 criteria for selecting a managed services provider

    When you're faced with growing expectations to create business value with limited resources, where can you turn? Increasingly, IT organizations are looking to trusted IT services providers like IBM to help reduce cost, manage complexity, maintain leading-edge skills and adopt technology innovation. Read the white paper to find out...

    Provided By IBM

  • White Papers // Jan 2014

    Virtualization Efficiency Study: Service Engagement Guide

    In the last several years, virtualization deployments have skyrocketed, yet in many cases the associated return has been less than expected. The fact is virtualization creates a very dynamic environment that requires new ways of managing capacity. IBM's virtualization efficiency study (VES) provides the management visibility to address those challenges...

    Provided By IBM

  • White Papers // Dec 2013

    Infographic: The Relationship between C-Suite and HR

    80% of CEOs and CFOs want the head of HR to be key in their company's strategic planning. This statistic shows that many executives have high expectations of their human resources leaders. Download this infographic for more facts about the relationship between the C-suite and HR.

    Provided By Oracle

  • White Papers // Nov 2013

    Supply Chain Analysis: From Quartermaster to SunshopFireEye Labs

    Many seemingly unrelated cyber attacks may, in fact, be part of a broader offensive fueled by a shared development and logistics infrastructure - a finding that suggests some targets are facing a more organized menace than they realize. This report examines 11 advanced persistent threat (APT) campaigns targeting a...

    Provided By FireEye

  • eBooks // Oct 2013

    Executive's guide to the future of IT leadership (free ebook)

    Major trends like cloud and BYOD are changing how IT supports the business – as well as who's calling the shots. This guide explores the issues surrounding the shifting role of the IT leader.

    Provided By TechRepublic

  • White Papers // Oct 2013

    Driving the Business Forward with Human Capital Management

    Five key points to consider before you invest Global business has affected no group more than Human Resources (HR). Recruiting, hiring, developing, and retaining global workers is more complicated in a global economy adding another layer complexity, and without doing those things effectively, companies simply cannot grow. Therefore there is...

    Provided By Oracle

  • White Papers // Oct 2013

    Deploying Customer Service in the Cloud - The four phases from implementation to transformation

    This white paper by Ovum is a business guide for customer service executives and managers who have already made the decision to deploy customer service in the cloud but need further insight into the best practices for how to do so successfully and further evolve customer service in the cloud...

    Provided By Oracle

  • White Papers // Oct 2013

    [Infographic] The Future of HCM: Cloud-Based Talent Management

    The ability to manage talent effectively can dictate the success of your entire organization. You must invest in solutions that help you to attract, retain and develop talent while aligning to the overall goals and successes of your organization.

    Provided By Oracle

  • White Papers // Oct 2013

    A Strategic Approach to Talent Management: Oracle Talent Cloud

    "Oracle is living what they're speaking. They have really invested time and resources and people into analyzing and understanding how people actually work." Megan Martin, Director of Business Systems Development, Troon Golf Advances in human capital management technology mean that with the right talent management system in place, HR leaders...

    Provided By Oracle

  • White Papers // Oct 2013

    Seven Steps for Effective Leadership Development

    Leadership development is a critical aspect of attaining optimum output from organizational talent management. Technology applications can provide the enabling platform, including recruitment, assessments, performance management, succession and career planning and development programs. Read about the seven-step process, outlined in a leadership development checklist, for executing a comprehensive leadership development...

    Provided By Oracle

  • White Papers // Oct 2013

    CEO Perspectives: How HR can take on a bigger role in driving growth

    Two dominant trends are potentially reshaping the role of the HR function in the corporate world. The first relates to the rapid growth of the knowledge economy. In this environment, a committed, appropriately skilled and prudently deployed workforce is critical in order to develop new products and outstrip the competition....

    Provided By Oracle

  • White Papers // Oct 2013

    Oracle ERP Cloud Service: Back-Office Solutions that Keep You in Front

    What if you could change the mix of your IT spend and shift more of your resources towards growth and innovation? By leveraging the cloud, a company can free its IT staff to spend more time on strategic initiatives and innovation, and re-direct more resources to value-creating activities from lower-value...

    Provided By Oracle

  • White Papers // Oct 2013

    SaaS and Cloud ERP Observations: Is Cloud ERP Right for you?

    Over the past six years, Aberdeen Group has been measuring the willingness of organizations to consider a SaaS deployment model for their ERP implementations. Using this research, Aberdeen has created a short report to help organizations as they review their options and provide key takeaways to consider during the process....

    Provided By Oracle

  • White Papers // Oct 2013

    Sales Executive Strategy Brief: Customer Experience

    Research and analysis shows that 57% of B2B buying steps are completed before a buyer even connects with a salesperson. The role that the sales organization plays in B2B buying cycles has become even more critical. Consistency is necessary through every customer touch point and forms the basis for great...

    Provided By Oracle

  • White Papers // Oct 2013

    Oxford Economics: The Global SME Mindset

    The roster of SMEs generating more than 40% of revenue outside their home country will increase by 66% in three years, while those doing business in at least six countries will jump 129%. Learn more about one of four themes that emerged from the Oxford Economics study SMEs: Equipped To...

    Provided By SAP

  • White Papers // Oct 2013

    [IDC] Best practices for a BI and analytics strategy

    There is growing evidence that higher BI and analytics competency and pervasiveness have a direct impact on competitiveness. However, justifying large capital outlays for software will be challenging unless short-term benefits can be directly correlated to the investment. As more incremental projects are undertaken, it will be important to execute...

    Provided By SAP

  • White Papers // Oct 2013

    Forrester: Competitive Differentiation Through Innovation In Business Intelligence

    Making The Most Of Existing And Emerging BI, Analytics, And Big Data Tools In this thought leadership paper by Forrester Consulting, you will learn what separates the leading companies from the rest when it comes to exploiting innovative technologies in BI and analytics, and what steps you can take...

    Provided By SAP

  • White Papers // Oct 2013

    Drive Performance and Growth with Scalable Solutions for Midsize Companies

    Manage every aspect of your business in real real time. Success depends on the ability to not only proactively manage sales, operations, and financial performance, but also to react and take advantage of changing customer, supplier, and business partner expectations and demands. Learn how the SAP Business All-in-One solution can...

    Provided By SAP

  • White Papers // Oct 2013

    Mobile Business Intelligence: A Growing Enterprise Trend

    Read this white paper by Ovum Consulting to better understand what type of businesses are adopting mobile BI solutions and at what rate, based on a survey of 1,000 enterprises across four different regions (Asia-Pacific, Europe, MENA, and North America) and 11 different verticals. This paper covers: * Mobile devices...

    Provided By SAP

  • White Papers // Sep 2013

    SAP HANA Profitability Analysis rapid-deployment solution

    If you use SAP ERP Profitability Analysis, add SAP HANA CO-PA rapid-deployment solution for real-time reporting and analytics. Download this service brief to understand how SAP HANA CO-PA rapid-deployment solution can speed up your implementation of SAP HANA for SAP ERP Profitability Analysis.

    Provided By HP US

  • White Papers // Feb 2014

    ZDNet Asia IaaS/PaaS Priorities 2013/14 Report

    The Infrastructure-as-a-Service and Platform-as-a-Service strategies, priorities and implementation plans of Asian IT leaders and professionals Part of ZDNet's Cloud Priorities research project, ZDNet IaaS/PaaS Priorities reports the findings of a survey about the cloud priorities and implementation plans of IT and business leaders in Asia. As the name...

    Sponsored By ZDNet

  • White Papers // Feb 2014

    ZDNet ANZ IaaS / PaaS Priorities 2013/14

    The Infrastructure-as-a-Service and Platform-as-a-Service strategies, priorities and implementation plans of ANZ IT leaders and professionals Part of ZDNet's Cloud Priorities research project, ZDNet IaaS/PaaS Priorities reports the findings of a survey about the cloud priorities and implementation plans of IT and business leaders in Australia and New Zealand. ...

    Sponsored By ZDNet

  • Downloads // Mar 2015

    Achieve More with Video Collaboration - Cisco CMR

    As the workforce becomes more mobile and distributed, leaders recognise that video is an essential component of effective business collaboration. Video conferencing is becoming more pervasive, as it delivers a range of proven benefits to teams and orqanisations. Cisco Collaboration Meeting Rooms (CMR) brings together our...

    Sponsored By Cisco Systems

  • White Papers // Mar 2015

    Endpoint Buyers Guide

    Evaluating the many components that make up an endpoint security solution can be overwhelming. This buyers guide provides independent research and test results to help you determine your endpoint security solution requirements and identify the vendor that best meets your needs.

    Sponsored By Sophos

  • Downloads // Jul 2006

    Download Savvion's Free Business Process Modeling Software

    The first step in improving your business processes is to articulate precisely where bottlenecks exist, and the most efficient way to do that is by simulating your existing processes using business process modeling software. To help you get started, Savvion offers its Process Modeler, a component of Savvion BusinessManager,...

    Provided By Savvion

  • White Papers // Feb 2015

    Internet Security Threat Report 2014

    Symantec has established the most comprehensive source of Internet threat data in the world through the Symantec™ Global Intelligence Network, which is made up of more than 41.5 million attack sensors and records thousands of events per second. Internet Security Threat Report 2014 covers the wide-ranging threat landscape, with data...

    Provided By Symantec

  • White Papers // Nov 2008

    How Managers Use Organizational Behavior Analysis

    Organizational Behavior is helpful to managers because it allows them to analyze their employees and how they interact within there departments/organizations. If we look at an organization like an organism it lives and breaths. If we do not put forth a clear vision (Goals) for our body (Groups/Employees) then we...

    Provided By Associated Content

  • White Papers // Sep 2005

    The Importance of Service Level Agreements in Outsourcing Contracts

    Effective SLAs are extremely important to ensure effective outsourcing engagements. The metrics used to measure and manage performance to SLA commitments are the heart of a successful agreement and are a critical factor in long-term success. Lack of experience in the use and implementation of performance metrics can cause problems...

    Provided By Pearson Education

  • White Papers // Nov 2005

    ITIL, IT Governance & the Managed Service Provider (MSP)

    Organizations are adopting ITIL to provide a framework for best practices, and, many of these organizations are seeking out external partners who use complementary, compatible processes. These organizations want to share the same consistent, common language as they contract out and transition a specific area of their IT organization. Consequently,...

    Provided By Pink Elephant

  • White Papers // May 2010

    The Deloitte Business Simulation Game: Accelerate The Implementation Of Corporate Responsibility & Sustainability

    The development of effective learning and leadership skills comes through practical experience and structural reflection. However, companies can seldom afford the time and resources to explore and test business practices in real life operational decision making. The Business Simulation Game is a safe and inspiring learning environment that enables organisational...

    Provided By Deloitte LLP

  • eBooks // Nov 2014

    Executive's guide to strategic tech planning: 2015 and beyond (free ebook)

    IT and business leaders who are tasked with creating a technology roadmap must balance dynamic business priorities and economic realities against a tech landscape that changes by the minute. This free ebook looks at topics that influence this strategic planning, including emerging technologies, digital workplace trends, and IT practices and...

    Provided By TechRepublic

  • eBooks // Jul 2013

    [eBook] The Digital Evolution in B2B Marketing

    Potential customers are readily turning to their personal networks and publicly available information - increasingly via digital and social media channels - to self-diagnose their problems and form opinions about solutions. To understand the scope of this issue in the B2B context, the CEB Marketing Leadership Council surveyed more than...

    Provided By Google

  • White Papers // Nov 2014

    Bank on the Customer

    How customer-centric transformation can lead to deeper relationships, increased revenue and streamlined operations. Though the global economy is still sluggishly shaking off the effects of the near meltdown in 2008 and the ongoing sovereign debt crisis, banks in both the emerging and developed economies have as opportunity to manage enormous...

    Provided By IBM

  • White Papers // Mar 2015

    Top 10 Tips for Cyber Resilience

    Symantec has identified the top 10 tips to secure your business against cyber risk and threats. Read this one page report to get insights and recommendation from one of the most trusted brands in Cyber Security - Symantec.

    Provided By Symantec

  • Videos // Mar 2015

    Cyber Resilient Blueprint - Videos

    Security - we know its important! But the problem with security is we never know if we have the right security until we have been hit! View the videos from Symantec to understand the Cyber Resilient Blueprint - enterprise wide, integrated and solution that utilizes threat intelligence. They also describe...

    Provided By Symantec

  • White Papers // Jan 2009

    Making A Business Case For A New HRIS

    Regardless if you are looking to cost justify a HRIS new system or upgrade one, this paper will prove very beneficial for those who are having problems receiving management approval for their much needed new HRIS software. One of the most significant challenges facing human resource managers today is the...

    Provided By HR Pay 'n' Time

  • White Papers // Dec 2005

    Gartner's Magic Quadrant for Product Information Management

    This report is a must-read if you're an IT strategist who's currently evaluating product information management (PIM) technologies. It explains why the as-yet-immature PIM market is evolving quickly and presents Gartner's Magic Quadrant for this emerging tech sector. There are a variety of differences that separate the companies Gartner classifies...

    Provided By IBM

  • White Papers // Dec 2005

    Best Practices for Budgeting, Forecasting and Reporting

    By combining best practices with technology, companies can consistently deliver a more timely, accurate, and flexible plan; strengthen the link between strategic objectives and operational and financial plans; improve communication and collaboration among managers; and enhance strategic decision-making, enabling leaders to more quickly identify, analyze, and forecast the impact of...

    Provided By Adaptive Planning

  • Downloads // Oct 2008

    Top 10 U.S. college programs for IT

    This TechRepublic Special Report features our list of 10 "can't miss" undergraduate IT programs in the United States. These IT business education programs are aimed at students who want to get on the CIO career track, which includes IT professional roles such as support professional, network administrator, project manager, IT...

    Provided By TechRepublic

  • White Papers // Jun 2005

    Offshore Project Management - Risks and Best Practices

    Outsourcing and offshoring have been the biggest trends of the last decade in IT. As more and more companies take advantage of the overwhelming benefits of reduced costs and increased flexibility, the trend toward offshore work is likely to continue. Companies have been evolving and refining their Project Management processes...

    Provided By Zinnov

  • Downloads // Mar 2008

    TechRepublic's 2008 IT skills and salary report

    TechRepublic presents this IT skills and salary report, created in conjunction with Global Knowledge. Find out about IT employment trends, the job market outlook, areas of growth and decline, skills that are in demand, highest-paying certs, and salary ranges broken down by region, job title, industry, and experience.

    Provided By TechRepublic

  • White Papers // Sep 2009

    The Issue with Virtual Data Rooms - Download White Paper

    Data Rooms have evolved over the past decades from physical data rooms to customer-hosted Virtual Data Rooms and to SaaS-based Virtual Data Rooms. Yet still, they are typically very costly, clunky and not adequately secured. The Virtual Data Room segment is ripe for innovation and disruption, as new advances in...

    Provided By Confidela

  • Downloads // Jan 2004

    In-house vs. outsourced help desk costs

    Will you save more money outsourcing your help desk or keeping it in-house? Many IT managers struggle with this question when planning a budget as they look for ways to cut costs. This Excel spreadsheet provides some solid numbers to help you decide.

    Provided By TechRepublic

  • White Papers // Jul 2008

    Managed Hosting Services Checklist

    Do you know what to ask before you buy? The Web Hosting Unleashed Managed Hosting Services Checklist gives you a comprehensive list of questions and a step-by-step approach to evaluating managed-hosting vendors and providers. Be armed with the right questions, market research and criteria to select the right managed-hosting solution...

    Provided By Web Hosting Unleashed

  • White Papers // Jan 2009

    Strategies For Effective Human Resource Management

    Strategic Human Resource Management is done by linking of HRM with strategic goals and objectives in order to improve business performance and developing organizational cultures that foster innovation and flexibility. It involves planning HR activities and deployment in such a way to enable organizations to achieve their goals. Human Resource...

    Provided By HELIUM

  • Downloads // Jun 2009

    Sample social networking policy

    IT Pro Rick Vanover has crafted a sample social networking policy that you can customize to fit the needs of your organization. As sites like LinkedIn, Twitter, and Facebook become more intertwined with business uses, you need to establish clear guidelines for employees on workplace access and appropriate usage as...

    Provided By Rick Vanover

  • Related Offers // Feb 2010

    SUSE LInux Enterprise Server with Expanded Support Exclusive Offer

    Many of you want to move between platforms, but business realities slow you down. You may be dealing with IT resource limitations or application migration challenges. Even training costs can keep you from making the move to SUSE Linux Enterprise Server as rapidly as you'd like. This offering takes the...

    Provided By Novell

  • White Papers // Dec 2008

    The Impact of the Sarbanes-Oxley Act on Australian Listed Firms

    In the wake of a series of corporate and accounting scandals, the US government enacted the Sarbanes-Oxley Act (2002) (SOX) to improve corporate governance practices. Significantly, foreign registrants traded on US stock exchanges are also required to comply with SOX. This study assesses the incremental impact of the SOX legislation...

    Provided By University of New South Wales

  • White Papers // Oct 2009

    Future Trend of Education - Mobile Learning Problems and Prospects

    This paper describes a mobile learning development and future trends of education, where mobile devices are used for educational activities. The main focus of this paper is to find out the problem of the incorporation of mobile learning into mainstream education and training. Find out the answer that how one...

    Provided By University of Delhi

  • White Papers // Apr 2010

    Health Care Reform

    National health reform is here. The Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act and the House-passed reconciliation bill will trigger sweeping changes and disruptions ? some rather quickly and some over many years. What are the implications for you and your business? In the wake of economic turmoil and anticipation of...

    Provided By Deloitte LLP

  • White Papers // Jan 2009

    Finding And Grooming Breakthrough Innovators

    Just 5% - 10% of your high-potential managers have the skills to become breakthrough innovators. If you don't find and groom these rarities, some other company will mastermind the next big thing. Take your innovators out of their line positions and place them in the middle of the company's organization...

    Provided By Harvard Business School Publishing

  • White Papers // Feb 2009

    A Roadmap to Success in Capacity Management or Why Real-Time Monitors Are a Waste of Time!

    This paper is entitled 'Dash and Risk' and addresses practical experience in finding and applying Key Performance Indicators (KPIs) to the Capacity Management Process (CMP) as actioned by a Capacity Management Team (CMT) to achieve an effective process audit as implemented in Euroclear. The meat of the paper is provided...

    Provided By Metron Technology

  • White Papers // Jul 2007

    Globalization Implications For Human Resource Management Roles

    Globalization influences organizations that compete for customers with high expectations for performance, quality, and cost. Globalization also exerts pressure on the Human Resource Management (HRM) function to adapt to changing organizational needs and add greater value. This paper first reviews global trends, HRM roles, and the implications of globalization and...

    Provided By Springer Science+Business Media

  • White Papers // Sep 2008

    Organizational Change Management - Role Mapping

    Most ERP implementations significantly change the skills and behaviors of individuals who use the system, even those who are indirectly affected. Typical impacts for users in an implementation include: Changes to roles and responsibilities due to redesigned business processes; changing nature of relationships with other departments or business units; "Right...

    Provided By SAP

  • Case Studies // Feb 2010

    LG Electronics: The Blue Ocean Strategy

    LG Electronics, Inc. (LGE) was primarily known for its low-cost appliances had more than 72,000 employees working in about 77 subsidiaries and marketing units across the world. Youngdungpo-gu, South Korea based LGE was a technology innovator in electronics, information and communications businesses producing CDMA handsets, DVD players, optical storage devices,...

    Provided By IBS Case Development Centre

  • White Papers // Jan 2008

    Best-Practice Recommendations For Change Management

    Change happens all of the time. Some embrace it while others avoid it. Unfortunately, for businesses, societies, and individuals to advance, changes need to occur. The challenge is managing the risk associated with change. When changes do not go as planned, they can cause problems ranging from simple missed deadlines...

    Provided By Sun Microsystems

  • White Papers // Mar 2009

    Leading Change, Transition And Transformation

    Change management is a set of processes employed to ensure that significant changes are implemented in a controlled and systematic manner. One of the goals of change management is the alignment of people and culture with strategic shifts in the organisation, to overcome resistance to change in order to increase...

    Provided By University of Adelaide

  • Case Studies // Dec 2009

    Windchill Implementation and Upgradation for a Tier-1 Global Automotive Supplier

    A Tier-1, global automotive supplier operating in 15 business segments and 150 manufacturing facilities needed to enhance its legacy system and improve its ability to plan and manage its "Engineering Change Request" process. To do so, it wanted to automate several manual processes, and upgrade its aging legacy PDM system....

    Provided By Satyam Computer Services

  • Downloads // Oct 2010

    Microsoft Exchange 2010 Trial

    Free Trial of Microsoft Exchange 2010.

    Provided By Microsoft

  • White Papers // Apr 2010

    Five Critical Skills For Team Leadership: How Is Managing A Department Different From Leading A Team?

    Team leaders are responsible for leading teams of people who may not report to them. Without organizational authority, team leaders must influence others and inspire them to meet the goals of the initiative or project. To effectively influence team members, team leaders must create a positive climate in which people...

    Provided By Cornelius & Associates