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  • Webcasts // Sep 2014

    On-demand Webcast: Mastering the Virtual Sales Pitch

    Making an online presentation has its unique challenges — but there are also countless opportunities for today’s savvy sales professional. Join Tim Wackel as he shares ideas on how to grow your sales (without growing your frequent flyer account). Attend this on-demand webinar to learn how to: Plan and...

    Sponsored By Citrix Online

  • White Papers // Feb 2014

    Anatomy of a Cyber-Attack

    As the number and severity of cyber-crimes continues to grow, it’s important to understand the steps cyber-criminals take to attack your network, the types of malware they use, and the tools you need to stop them.

    Sponsored By Dell Software

  • White Papers // May 2014

    Predictive Analytics for Business Advantage

    Infographic to support data from the Predictive Analytics for Business Advantage Report

    Sponsored By SAP

  • Webcasts // Sep 2014

    Live Webcast: Mastering Difficult Conversations: Tips and Tools from a Former FBI Hostage Negotiation Trainer

    Join us for this LIVE event! Thursday, October 2, 2014 10 AM (PDT) / 1 PM (EDT) Nobody likes to deliver bad news, discuss a sensitive subject or talk about a project or meeting that's gone wrong. The mere thought of these conversations can fill you with anxiety and distract...

    Sponsored By Citrix Online

  • White Papers // May 2014

    Using Real-Time Insights, HSE24 Gets Closer to Customers

    With in-memory computing and predictive analytics tools, Europe’s home-shopping network can offer a personalized experience—and solve costly issues—in real time.

    Sponsored By SAP

  • White Papers // May 2014

    Best Practices Report: Predictive Analytics for Business Advantage

    This TDWI Best Practices Report focuses on how organizations can and are using predictive analytics to derive business value. It provides in-depth survey analysis of current strategies and future trends for predicitve analytics across both organizational and technical dimensions including organizational culture, infrastructure, data, and processes. It looks at the...

    Sponsored By SAP

  • White Papers // May 2014

    Predicting the future of predictive analytics

    SAP commissioned Loudhouse to conduct primary research among business decision-makers in UK and US organizations to understand their attitudes to and experiences of predictive analytics, as well as a future view of usage, value and investment.

    Sponsored By SAP

  • White Papers // Jun 2014

    Headsets Mean Advantages for All

    Despite using multiple communication touchpoints everyday, studies show that nothing is more effective than voice at getting your point across.Headsets not only improve voice communication on calls, they also offer business benefits right the way across the enterprise. But as with all new technologies, some people will still need convincing....

    Sponsored By Plantronics

  • White Papers // Jul 2014

    Whitepaper- Winning in the People Economy

    Once based in manufacturing, the U.S. economy has migrated to services. To win in this environment, companies need to change their thinking. The ability to leverage people will separate winners from losers. This whitepaper looks at the four key areas companies need to recognize in the new “people economy.”

    Sponsored By Workday

  • White Papers // Sep 2014

    The Cross-Browser Configuration Conundrum

    With the proliferation of available browsers, plus the boom in usage of devices to navigate the Internet, cross-browser testing has become a vital part of website development. Developers must ensure that, no matter which browsers are used to view their website the site will look and function the same way.

    Sponsored By Micro Focus

  • White Papers // Aug 2014

    Casting A Light On Shadow IT

    You may not be familiar with the term,but chances are Shadow IT is happening right now at your company. No longer content waiting for their companies’ IT help, today’s employees are taking action into their own hands by finding and using their own technology to solve work challenges as they...

    Sponsored By VMware

  • White Papers // Jul 2014

    Analytics: The Real-world Use of Big Data - How Innovative Enterprises in the Midmarket Extract Value from Uncertain Data

    This study highlights the phases of the big data journey, the objectives and challenges of midsize organizations taking the journey, and the current state of the technology that they are using to drive results. It also offers a pragmatic course of action for midsize companies to take as they dive...

    Sponsored By IBM

  • White Papers // Oct 2014

    Gartner Report: Desktop Virtualization 2013

    The "year of desktop virtualization" has been touted for almost a decade. In practical terms, technology and service providers need to cater to its varying market characteristics, which represent an array of technologies best suited to particular needs across industry and geographic boundaries. Gartner's current research agenda for client computing...

    Sponsored By VMware

  • White Papers // Feb 2014

    Supporting the Zero Trust Model of Information Security: The Important Role of Today's Intrusion Prevention Systems

    This IBM-commissioned profile of US enterprise IT security professionals evaluates the market’s readiness for Zero Trust concepts and technologies, based on Forrester’s own market data and a custom study of the same audience.

    Sponsored By IBM

  • White Papers // Oct 2014

    Managing Assets for Maximum Performance and Value

    State-of-the-art asset management is critical in industries such as oil and gas exploration and production, oil refining and gas processing, and utilities that rely heavily on expensive and aging physical assets. Among other benefits, effective asset management reduces costs and risks, improves process flows and business continuity, increases profit margins,...

    Sponsored By EMC

  • Downloads // Nov 2012

    ASP.NET developer interview cheat sheet

    This list of open-ended proficiency questions and answers will come in handy for hiring managers interviewing ASP.NET developer candidates -- and it will be a useful interview prep tool for the candidates themselves.

    Provided By Tony Patton

  • Downloads // Mar 2011

    Five tips for faster Web browsing

    If you're wasting too much time waiting (and waiting and waiting) for Web pages to load, give these tips a try. You should see an immediate, noticeable boost in speed, making your browsing experience faster and more efficient.This download is also available as an entry in our Five Tips blog.

    Provided By Jack Wallen

  • Downloads // May 2009

    Create a quick org chart in PowerPoint

    When you need an easy way to illustrate a simple hierarchy, consider building an org chart directly on a PowerPoint slide. Here's a look at how to use some basic diagramming tools so you can pull this together in a hurry.This download is also available as an entry in...

    Provided By Jody Gilbert

  • Downloads // Apr 2011

    10 tips for smarter, more efficient Internet searching

    These days, everyone is expected to be up to speed on Internet search techniques. But there are still a few tricks that some users -- and even savvy searchers -- may not be aware of.This download is also available as an entry in our 10 Things blog.

    Provided By Alan Norton

  • Downloads // Mar 2013

    10 steps to animating clipart in PowerPoint: Demo files

    These sample PowerPoint presentations (ppt and pptx versions) demonstrate the animation technique described in this 10 Things blog post.

    Provided By Susan Harkins

  • White Papers // May 2000

    Zipper VDSL: A Solution for Robust Duplex Communication Over Telephone Lines

    This paper presents an overview of a digital duplex scheme called Zipper, intended for DMT-based VDSL systems. The Zipper multi-carrier duplex scheme represents a breakthrough toward digital implementation of frequency-division duplexing. A duplex scheme is a method to divide the capacity of a line between the upstream and downstream directions....

    Provided By Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers

  • Case Studies // Jan 2009

    Credit Suisse Group Uses Entrust Technology to Secure Desktop Applications

    Credit Suisse Group is a leading global financial services company headquartered in Switzerland. Credit Suisse Group needed security capabilities that would provide an effective means of authenticating users and ensuring accountability and confidentiality. Credit Suisse Group's main focus when choosing the Entrust solution was to achieve more effective authentication of...

    Provided By Entrust

  • White Papers // Sep 2014

    Could your content be working harder and smarter?

    Equipping IT with the resources that they need to optimize the user experience to match that of consumer applications can help you achieve the business outcomes you want, while making the most of your enterprise content management (ECM) investments.

    Provided By IBM

  • White Papers // Jun 2014

    The Future of Work: Exceed Customer Expectations with Workload Management

    Customers expect a great end-to-end experience, whether work is accomplished in the enterprise or in the back office, it's all part of the Customer Service Value Chain. Is your enterprise meeting this expectation? What about in the future? In this white paper, Genesys outlines its vision for The Future of...

    Provided By Genesys Telecommunications Laboratories

  • White Papers // Mar 2004

    The Perception And Attitude Of Business To The Environment And Environmental Tax Reform

    Despite the fact that environmental taxes and Environmental Tax Reform (ETR) are accepted to be policies with desirable environmental and other economic effects, their implementation has been patchy. This paper explores the perceptions and attitudes of business in Ireland to ETR. The results suggest that, for the firms examined, while...

    Provided By University College Dublin

  • White Papers // Jan 2010

    The AAAs Of Social CRM

    Social customer relationship management is about joining the ongoing conversations in which your customers and prospects are already engaged. People like doing business with people they like, and love doing business with people they trust. While many have turned to deploying customer relationship management (CRM) applications to centralize customer information,...

    Provided By Mansueto Ventures

  • White Papers // Jan 2008

    Questions You Ask During The Interview

    Interviewers are more impressed with your questions than any selling points you try to make. Create questions before each interview that you will ask. When the interviewer asks if you have any questions just take out your list. Write your questions by starting with "What" or "How". Limit your use...

    Provided By Net-Temps

  • White Papers // Jan 2008

    Fear Of Interviewing For A Job

    Your heart is beating faster than usual, your hands feel clammy, your mouth is so dry it feels like you have cotton inside - and you're supposed to feel confident. Are you going to an interview or a torture session? The answer is - "It's all in your perspective." Ideally...

    Provided By Net-Temps

  • White Papers // Jan 2008

    How To Triple Your Job Interview Requests

    You've sent out your resume. You attached a cover letter - even remembered to ask for the interview. Now it's the waiting game. You sit by the phone with your day planner in hand - ready for the phone to ring. Except it doesn't! You wonder what went wrong. What...

    Provided By Net-Temps

  • White Papers // Jan 2008

    Managing Interview Stress: Six Quick Tips To Keep You Cool In Conference

    Nobody likes a job interview. It's stressful - a potentially life-altering event. Yet, the average worker is going to have 5.4 jobs over his or her career so, if you haven't already had the pleasure, a job interview may well be in your future. The best interview you'll ever give...

    Provided By Net-Temps

  • White Papers // Jan 2008

    Preparation Tips For Effective Phone Interview

    If you haven't interviewed for a job in awhile, you may be surprised when you are asked to do a phone interview first. Most companies are using a phone interview to speed up the hiring cycle. The purpose of the phone interview is to cut down the pile of applicants...

    Provided By Net-Temps

  • White Papers // Jan 2008

    How Not To Sell Yourself During A Job Interview

    Common interviewing advice recommends you sell yourself during a job interview. Interviews are often called selling events, but this is not true. Job interviews are just like playing darts blindfolded. When you play darts, there is one target you're trying to hit with your three darts. The person with the...

    Provided By Net-Temps

  • White Papers // Jan 2008

    Interviewing Advice: Look The Part

    The key word for all business interviewing (regardless of the position you are seeking) is conservative. An applicant can never go wrong displaying conservative demeanor during a job interview. Proper planning beforehand can help make the experience easy, beneficial, and almost pleasant. However, lack of planning will be recognized immediately...

    Provided By Net-Temps

  • White Papers // Jan 2008

    Thriving On Phone Interviews

    Phone interviews are frequently used by companies to save the company's time by pre-qualifying your interest and expertise. This paper provides some recommendations to ensure your next phone interview is successful for you. Phone interviews place you at a disadvantage because you only have one tool of communication, your voice....

    Provided By Net-Temps

  • White Papers // Jan 2008

    What You Need To Get A New Job? Fast

    It seems job hunting is one of the most stressful situations you can find yourself in. It's probably because you're miserable in your current job, you've been let go or you are at a crossroads in your career. Whatever the reason, you want - and need - a new job...

    Provided By Net-Temps

  • White Papers // Jan 2008

    Knowing What You Want In Your Next Job

    Question - "When have you been most motivated?" This question is more than an interview question; it is a question that you should be asking yourself before the interview. When have you been most satisfied in your work? When did you feel like you were making a difference or making...

    Provided By Net-Temps

  • White Papers // Jan 2008

    A Great Tip For Holiday Networking

    If someone wants to refer you to someone else, the card suffices, because it's a bite size piece of information they looked at immediately, and easily absorbed. Let the person who is referred to you ask you for your resume, because your friend isn't going to send it. So if...

    Provided By Net-Temps

  • White Papers // Jan 2008

    How To Avoid Unforced Errors In Your Job Search

    Have not one but two trusted friends read your resumes and cover letters. Tell them to pay close attention to your name, phone number, address and the headings in your documents - most mistakes happen there. Almost as bad as a silly greeting is no answering machine at all. Because...

    Provided By Net-Temps

  • White Papers // Jan 2008

    Coping With Unemployment

    On a daily basis you check your email to see if your sixteen different job search agents returned that dream job. You send your resume to at least five positions a day. Heck, you even look in the Sunday newspaper! The media tells us that the economic recovery has begun....

    Provided By Net-Temps

  • White Papers // Jan 2008

    How To Get Hired By Being Obvious

    If you want a drink of water, do you hire a focus group or pick up the Yellow Pages? No. You go to the kitchen, fill a glass and drink. You take the shortest route to fill your need. The path is obvious, right? Your job search is the same...

    Provided By Net-Temps