Leadership

Leadership styles change, but strong management techniques and corporate culture can define an organization.

  • White Papers // Nov 2012

    What Your Peers Are Doing to Prime Their  Human Resources and Financial Systems  for Growth and Change

    What are leading companies doing to realign their business systems to stay ahead of the game? Seismic changes are underway in the composition of the workforce, how workers work, and how departments within organizations work together. More and more organizations are placing their internal systems under the microscope to see...

    Provided By Workday

  • White Papers // Nov 2012

    The Manager's Guide to Avoiding 7 Project Portfolio Pitfalls

    Do projects seem to appear out of nowhere? Do you find yourself scrambling to pull together reports for executives? Download this free guide and learn about several project portfolio management pitfalls and how AtTask can help you avoid them. In today's "management by projects" mindset, portfolio managers and PMO...

    Provided By AtTask

  • White Papers // Oct 2012

    Complimentary CIO Forum White Paper: Cloud Services Support HR's Growing Strategic Value

    Few would argue that a company's employees constitute its most valuable resource. These days, more and more emphasis is being placed on attracting and retaining employees, assigning the right people to the right tasks, and helping those people contribute to the company's overall goals--all critical areas of competitive differentiation. ...

    Provided By SuccessFactors

  • White Papers // Oct 2012

    Storage System Comparison: IBM System Storage DS3524 Express and HP StorageWorks P2000 G3

    As the technology demands of your business grow, selecting the correct hardware is crucial to obtaining reliable performance. In addition to choosing server hardware, you must also carefully select your storage systems. This storage performance review compares the IBM System Storage DS3524 vs. the HP StorageWorks P2000 G3 in three...

    Provided By IBM

  • White Papers // Oct 2012

    Re-thinking Leadership in a Collaborative World

    The more collaboration takes hold, the faster the role of business leaders evolves beyond the old command-and-control model. Some executives see the role of leadership changing from a task-based, command-and-control model to a coaching and facilitating role. Others see the focus shifting to a more dynamic collective leadership, to leadership...

    Provided By British Telecom- AU

  • White Papers // Oct 2012

    How the Next Generation Works

    There’s now a group of people in the work¬place who are different. For all the difficulties surrounding comparisons between generations and the stereotyping it creates, there’s no doubt that people born after 1980 – variously dubbed ‘Generation Y’, ‘Digital Natives’ and ‘Millennials’ – were part of the first generation to...

    Provided By British Telecom- AU

  • White Papers // Oct 2012

    The Perfect Virtual Workmate

    What makes collaboration possible? Plenty has been written about the personalities that make up the perfect team. Social psychologists agree that harmonious groups are made up of people who think they’re similar to each other. While early research focused on surface-level similarities, like age or gender, recent research suggests it’s...

    Provided By British Telecom- AU

  • White Papers // Oct 2012

    Embedding BI in Enterprise Applications

    It's becoming increasingly difficult for companies to manage the sheer volume of data but many business intelligence solutions are too costly and require a steep learning curve. Read this Aberdeen report to learn why many companies are choosing and succeeding by embedding BI into existing software applications. Download this report...

    Provided By SAP

  • White Papers // Oct 2012

    Using Information to Drive Business Innovation: The Future of Data Management

    In this paper, we present our vision of how you can skillfully use technology to capitalize on information to directly lead to improved business innovation. We describe each of the above requirements, along with how you can employ these characteristics to innovate and thrive. We then identify a comprehensive, end-to-end...

    Provided By SAP

  • White Papers // Oct 2012

    Best Practices and Advantages of Cognos on Power Systems

    IBM Cognos BI offers complete perspectives on business intelligence and analytics through a single, unified workspace. Read the white paper and see how Power Systems runs Cognos BI applications--on distributed or consolidated servers--for greater business value as well as improved availability, virtualization, performance and energy efficiency.

    Provided By IBM

  • White Papers // Oct 2012

    Internet Trust Marks: Building Confidence and Profit Online

    Download Internet Trust Marks: Building Confidence and Profit Online to find out how the use of trust marks can help drive sales, boost margins, and enhance an e-commerce site's competitiveness.

    Provided By Symantec

  • Webcasts // Oct 2012

    Demo: Work as a Team

    Talent reviews are one of the most strategic processes within an organisation, however it is generally a manual process with many limitations - its labour intensive and accountability after the review process is generally missing. As a result this process to help solve complex business problems is ineffective for HR...

    Provided By Oracle

  • White Papers // Oct 2012

    Driving Innovation Through Analytics

    Digital data is rapidly increasing, yet we aren't getting the right information to make crucial decisions. Business intelligence (BI) tools are difficult to use and slow to respond. Many default to making decisions based on incomplete information. Within this whitepaper learn how Oracle Business Intelligence breaks down the traditional walls...

    Provided By Oracle

  • White Papers // Oct 2012

    Building Trust in the Modern Workplace

    Without trust, relationships fail - and without relationships, businesses fail. Today's virtual office tools benefit employees and businesses alike - but only if managers can trust their employees to produce results outside the bounds of the traditional workplace. This brief summarizes 3 big ideas from Stephen M. R....

    Provided By Citrix Online

  • White Papers // Oct 2012

    Business without Borders: How to Cost Effectively Conduct Global

    Enabling people in your organization to collaborate on a global scale has been costly and complicated - until now. We work in a global workforce where business reaches beyond our borders and over the seas. This best practices brief shows you how to easily and cost-effectively provide anyone...

    Provided By Citrix Online

  • White Papers // Oct 2012

    Are You A Collaborative Leader

    With virtual teams now the norm, engaging employees wherever they are located has never been more critical. Leaders today must be able to harness ideas, people and resources from across boundaries of all kinds. This Harvard Business white paper examines what it takes to be a collaborative leader...

    Provided By Citrix Online

  • White Papers // Oct 2012

    Virtual & Superior: How to Build Teams that Get Things Done Part 1

    A project manager's most important priority is building a solid team that delivers results, regardless of location. The era of virtual teams is here. This ProjectsAtWork white paper shows you how to select the right people, resources and guidelines to build a virtual team that gets work done anywhere, anytime.

    Provided By Citrix Online

  • White Papers // Sep 2012

    Solving Agencies' Big Data Challenges: PED for On-the-Fly Decisions

    With the growing volumes of rich sensor data and imagery used today to derive meaningful intelligence, government agencies need to address the challenges posed by these big datasets. NetApp provides a scalable, unified single pool of storage to better handle your processing and analysis of data to drive actionable intelligence...

    Provided By NetApp

  • White Papers // Sep 2012

    Making Software License Management Less Painful

    Painless License Management If you're not paying attention to license management for your business, you're facing huge legal and financial consequences. In this white paper, learn best practices for discovering and identifying software, tying licenses back to contracts and much more.

    Provided By Dell Software

  • White Papers // Sep 2012

    PtakNoel - Riverbed Stingray solution customers speak out about their move from Appliance-based application delivery

    If your traditional application delivery controller (ADC) is leaving much to be desired, download this Ptak, Noel & Associates report now to find out why Riverbed® Stingray™ solution customers switched from traditional suppliers and to learn how you too can perform application delivery operations more efficiently, manage capacity more cost...

    Provided By Riverbed

  • Podcasts // Sep 2012

    A Big Data Platform for Real-Time Business: How Customers Use SAP HANA

    Session Speaker, Vincent Kellen, CIO, University of Kentucky Session Speaker, Steve Teichman, Dir, BI, Medtronic Inc. Session Speaker, Chris Dinkel, IT Leader, EAG, Deloitte Services LLP Session Speaker, Cynthia Strickland, Dir, Architecture Standards and Metrics, McKesson Corp. Attend this session to learn how the SAP HANA platform helps you churn...

    Provided By SAP

  • White Papers // Sep 2012

    Find the right platform for your server needs

    There are mounting business pressures to support more applications and users, store growing amounts of data, and manage an increasingly complex IT environment. Servers that fundamentally redefine the expectations and economics of the data center by creating systems so intelligent they virtually take care of themselves are the goal.

    Provided By HP US

  • eBooks // Sep 2012

    Complimentary SuccessFactors E-book: See Your People, See Real Results

    As an HR leader or someone who works in a talent management, recruiting, compensation, workforce planning, learning, or technology role, the challenges you face are many. Filling positions faster at the lowest cost. Connecting your people to company strategy. Motivating and rewarding people to improve engagement and productivity. Developing skills....

    Provided By SuccessFactors

  • Podcasts // Aug 2012

    Smarter Analytics Flash presentation

    What if you could leverage the full power of IT to transform your business? This engaging video answers this and many other questions. The ultimate answer is Smarter Analytics - IBM's approach to helping enterprises transform themselves by embedding information-based insights into every process, decision and activity. Smarter Analytics gives...

    Provided By IBM

  • White Papers // Aug 2012

    Human Capital Managment in the Cloud: A Review of the SAP and SuccessFactors Strategy

    The strategic HCM market is growing rapidly and the adoption of cloud applications is accelerating. Learn why HCM is at the forefront of this transformation and how models for innovation are being developed. Explore the various approaches to HCM integration - including how the benefits of a "hybrid" cloud model...

    Provided By SuccessFactors

  • White Papers // Aug 2012

    How Brands Can Optimize Social Strategies with Analytics White Paper

    It seems as if everyone is talking about the critical nature of measuring the effectiveness and return-on-investment of social media. Brands need to know exactly which specific data is available from Facebook, how it can be used, and what it can deliver. If you have 100,000 fans but all...

    Provided By Oracle

  • White Papers // Aug 2012

    3rd Generation Intel® Core™ vPro™ Processor Overview

    White Paper: Enterprise performance and embedded security technology benefits are covered in the 3rd gen Intel® Core™ vPro™ processor overview.

    Provided By Intel Corporation

  • White Papers // Aug 2012

    Top 10 Benchmarking Misconceptions

    Become a performance benchmarking guru Easily ensure database benchmarking success by following the expert tips in this free white paper. You’ll learn about the 10 most common benchmarking missteps and how you can avoid them. Plus, you’ll see how the right tools, preparations, and expectations can make all the...

    Provided By Dell Software

  • White Papers // Jul 2012

    Direct Spend Management Optimizing spend and increasing direct material availability

    In the last few years since the Great Recession, organizations have attempted to optimize supply chain operations and position themselves for growth over the next 3-5 years. This includes tapping "low-hanging fruit" in the optimization journey, largely in the indirect sourcing transactional services such as logistics. Procuring "direct" material, however,...

    Provided By Genpact

  • White Papers // Jul 2012

    Getting Ahead of the Competition: Maximizing SEPA Business Benefits Through OTC Transformation

    The introduction of Single European Payments Area (SEPA) is the most important initiative implemented within the payments landscape since the introduction of the euro in 2002. SEPA aims to create a single common market within Europe where individuals and corporations will be able to send and receive euro payments across...

    Provided By Genpact

  • White Papers // Jul 2012

    Getting a better grip on mobile devices

    Taking the daily grind out of managing mobile devices In a recent survey of smartphone users, over 83% said that their mobile phones were more important than a morning coffee. While such devices, including tablets, can enhance productivity, they can also add pressure and complexity to IT network and...

    Provided By IBM

  • Webcasts // Jul 2012

    Charting the Course to a Customer-Centric Business

    Watch this video broadcast with Forrester analyst Brian Walker, and Craig Hayman, General Manager of IBM Industry Solutions, to see the groundbreaking results of a Forrester survey of over 400 business and technology leaders who are succeeding in challenging times. Find out how organizations, like T-Mobile, are making customer focus...

    Provided By IBM

  • White Papers // Jul 2012

    Application of Scenario-Driven Role Engineering in Knowledge Management Systems - Requirements and Implementation

    Collaborative systems, which are often used in short-term virtual enterprises or long-term cooperation networks, often contain information about the manufacturing and fabrication competences of the participating technology partners. These should only be made available to a very restricted group of persons for example to support feasibility studies in the context...

    Provided By IARIA

  • Podcasts // Jul 2012

    Panalpina Customer Testimonial Video on SAP TM

    Hear from Guenther Denk, CIO at PANALPINA, a leading international logistics company, how they reduced cost, improved productivity and quality with SAP Transportation Management.

    Provided By SAP

  • White Papers // Jul 2012

    IOUG 2011 Survey: The Petabyte Challenge: 2011 IOUG Database Growth Survey

    In a new survey conducted by Unisphere Research among members of the Independent Oracle Users Group (IOUG),close to one out of ten respondents report that the total amount of online (disk-resident) data they manage today—taking into account all clones, snapshots, replicas and backups—tops a petabyte. The IOUG survey, conducted in...

    Provided By Oracle

  • White Papers // Jun 2012

    Bring Your Own Device Challenges: Innovative Solutions to Maximize BYOD and Mobilize Your Workforce

    Not that long ago, it used to be an all or nothing proposition when employees wanted to bring their own devices into the enterprise. That no longer holds. But even today, it's not easy to figure out where to start. However, progressive enterprises are finding ways to set the right...

    Provided By Cass Information Systems

  • White Papers // Jun 2012

    Security-In-Depth Using Integrated Risk-Conscious Controls

    Most organizations take a perimeter-centric approach to security, assuming most attacks come from outside the organization. Yet there's no longer a clear boundary between what's inside or outside the organization, and attackers range from unhappy employees to well-funded, state-sponsored hackers. Organizations need a new approach to IT security.

    Provided By Tripwire

  • White Papers // Jun 2012

    Why Configuration Assessment And Change Auditing Is Key to Operational Stability

    Network administrators and IT managers know that the ramifications of one small change to a company's critical servers or network devices-such as routers, switches, and firewalls-depend on whether the change is desired or not. Without a way to know when change occurs and whether it's desired, not desired, accidental,...

    Provided By Tripwire

  • White Papers // Jun 2012

    Best practices for patch management

    It's a fact of business today: because of the economy, most organisations are asking everyone, including the IT staff, to do more with less. But tight budgets and the need for the IT department to be a "jack of all trades" (and specialists at nothing) could leave organisations vulnerable to...

    Provided By VMware

  • White Papers // Jun 2012

    Building Critical-Talent Pipelines

    This whitepaper looks at Building critical-talent pipelines and looks at the processes of: Assessing internal and external talent pools Determining the gaps between available and needed talent Identifying the best strategies for developing and acquiring the talent to fill those gaps executing, monitoring, and refining pipeline strategies

    Provided By Oracle