Tech Industry

  • White Papers // Dec 2013

    Knowledge Management Mechanisms in e-Learning Environment: A Conceptual Model

    In this paper, the authors design a conceptual framework for application of electronic mechanisms of knowledge management in e-learning environment. A three-step strategy has been adapted in this research. The first step deals with designing an initial framework for the research based on review and analysis of the related literature....

    Provided By University of Teesside

  • White Papers // Dec 2013

    Ontology Driven Knowledge Map for Enhancing Business Process Reengineering

    It has been a constant human desire to be dissatisfied with the status quo as there is always need to improve upon the way business is being done. As a result, business process reengineering is introduced into organization in order to overcome these challenges of inefficiencies and high running cost....

    Provided By AIRCC

  • White Papers // Nov 2013

    Mutual Learning for Knowledge Co-Creation About Disability Inclusive Development: Experiences With a Community of Practice

    To deal with world-wide problems in development, actors need to co-create new knowledge. This paper can be done through mutual reflection on underlying values and assumptions and by combining the knowledge of different actors from society and academia. This paper shows how knowledge co-creation can be facilitated with attention to...

    Provided By University of Almeria

  • White Papers // Nov 2013

    Get a Big Business Phone Communications Solution at a Small Business Price

    VoIP lets you make phone calls over the Internet, rather than a traditional phone line. It’s a hosted and flexible phone communications solution that works the way you do. Service is scalable to your business, manageability is simple via a customer web portal and there is no need for IT...

    Provided By Alaska Communications

  • White Papers // Nov 2013

    High-speed Internet for your Business

    Business Internet from Alaska Communications is the affordable way to connect your business to reliable, high-speed Internet. There’s no overage charges, no data caps, and your connection is never shared—which means you always get exactly what you pay for. Want to learn more? Click here for our helpful...

    Provided By Alaska Communications

  • White Papers // Nov 2013

    The Effects of Knowledge Sharing and Absorption on Organizational Innovation Performance - A Dynamic Capabilities Perspective

    Knowledge sharing and absorption are required to achieve and sustain competitive advantage. Firms' dynamic capabilities assist in mediating the effects of knowledge sharing and absorption on organizational innovation performance. Therefore, this study proposed a conceptual model to investigate the relationships among knowledge sharing capability, absorptive capability, dynamic capability, and organizational...

    Provided By National Changhua University of Education

  • White Papers // Nov 2013

    IDC Financial Insights: Speed, Quality and Innovation - Succeeding in Asia's Exceptional Market

    In May 2012, IDC Financial Insights conducted a CXO Roundtable among financial services institutions in Singapore. The Roundtable focused on the key trends happening in the industry at large, and how these are reflected in the technology priorities of banks in the short-term. This paper presents eight salient points of...

    Provided By HP US

  • White Papers // Nov 2013

    Business Value of Managed Services

    Businesses around the world are looking for ways to innovate, improve customer relationships and drive down costs. But it can be challenging to find the right people and resources to support those corporate initiatives. Managed services from IBM can help

    Provided By IBM

  • Podcasts // Nov 2013

    Why care about managed services? Transformational benefits, that's why

    This mini paper and podcast features Lynn Koch discussing the benefits of managed services.

    Provided By IBM

  • Videos // Nov 2013

    Video: Harness the era of big data

    Sophisticated ad targeting creates a win-win situation for both advertisers and consumers when the effective use of highly relevant messages and offers become personalized for the individual. Krishnan Parasuraman and Graeme Noseworthy from IBM explore this topic and discuss the common misconceptions and concepts surrounding big data driven targeted advertising....

    Provided By IBM

  • White Papers // Nov 2013

    Increasing Transferability of Tacit Knowledge with Knowledge Engineering Methods

    Knowledge transfer is a real challenge for organizations and particularly for those who have based their strategy on knowledge codification using knowledge engineering methods. These organizations are facing one major problem: their knowledge repository is used by few persons. Why? In this paper, the authors identify barriers for transfer and...

    Provided By Electronic Journal of Knowledge Management

  • White Papers // Nov 2013

    A Case Study in Knowledge Management Education - Historical Challenges and Future Opportunities

    In 2001 Kent State University established a graduate level program that granted a Master of Science degree in information architecture and knowledge management. The knowledge management concentration was a cornerstone of that degree program. The knowledge management concentration has sustained and thrived over the past ten years, though the path...

    Provided By Kent State University

  • White Papers // Oct 2013

    Knowledge Management in Libraries

    The library will play a very crucial role in the extension and modification of knowledge. The development of knowledge management in recent years has become the key concern for librarian and libraries. Knowledge management requires more effective methods of information handling, speedy transfer of information. This paper is intended to...

    Provided By Research In Motion

  • White Papers // Oct 2013

    Lowering Costs & Driving Efficiency with Lenovo ThinkServers®

    As pressure mounts on IT budgets, it’s time to consider replacing older servers that contribute to staff inefficiencies, consume excess power and space, and drive up costs. Many IT organizations find themselves in a budgetary Catch22: they need to find ways to lower operating expenses to meet budget demands and...

    Provided By Lenovo

  • White Papers // Oct 2013

    Building Your Ecommerce Strategy

    Ecommerce is broad topic spanning many areas of an organization: business, technical, and users to name a few. Though these areas have differing goals and objectives, they have to work together to build and maintain a successful end to end buying experience. Current ecommerce merchants or anyone thinking about entering...

    Provided By Rackspace

  • White Papers // Oct 2013

    Building Your Ecommerce Strategy

    Ecommerce is broad topic spanning many areas of an organization: business, technical, and users to name a few. Though these areas have differing goals and objectives, they have to work together to build and maintain a successful end to end buying experience. Current ecommerce merchants or anyone thinking about entering...

    Provided By Rackspace

  • White Papers // Oct 2013

    Building Your Ecommerce Strategy: 4 Steps to Get You Started

    Ecommerce is broad topic spanning many areas of an organization: business, technical, and users to name a few. Though these areas have differing goals and objectives, they have to work together to build and maintain a successful end to end buying experience. Current ecommerce merchants or anyone thinking about entering...

    Provided By Rackspace

  • White Papers // Oct 2013

    The Real SaaS Manifesto (French)

    Due to the proliferation and incorrect use of the term, Software-as-a-Service (SaaS) has often been misunderstood by both software vendors and business people. This whitepaper will define the key terms every company should know, understand, and evaluate when considering a SaaS vendor for their business. Read more...

    Provided By Workday

  • White Papers // Oct 2013

    Leverage Customer Content, Enhance Customer Service

    Great service is delivered one customer at a time and improving interactions across all channels means truly understanding customer wants and needs. Massive amounts of unstructured data exist in your organization and can deliver customer insight that is specific, relevant and actionable. Leveraging the latest technology can help unlocks its...

    Provided By IBM

  • White Papers // Oct 2013

    What’s best for connecting your business?

    Did you know that most cable companies charge you for internet speeds that you’re not actually getting? Or place low limits on the amount of data your business is allowed to use, and then charge you huge overage fees— or even force you to buy a more expensive plan than...

    Provided By Alaska Communications

  • White Papers // Oct 2013

    10 Reasons your Business Needs VoIP

    Voice over Internet from Alaska Communications lets you make and receive calls over the Internet anywhere, anytime—keeping employees connected and boosting productivity. It’s a hosted and flexible phone communication solution that works the way you do. No hardware equipment to purchase, software to maintain or even IT staff to hire...

    Provided By Alaska Communications

  • White Papers // Sep 2013

    People and Processes: Keys to IT as a Service Success

    IT as a service (ITaaS) provides a unique opportunity for IT and line-of-business leaders to realign to transform business. Over the past decade, IT organizations have worked hard to reduce delivery time and costs through automation and commoditization. At the same time, line-of-business owners have demanded more and unique offerings...

    Provided By VMware

  • Webcasts // Sep 2013

    Mergers & Acquisitions - What's Next for IT?

    You've acquired, or are merging with, a company. The challenge? Seamlessly restructure important infrastructures like Active Directory and Exchange email systems. This archived webcast shows you how.

    Provided By Dell Software

  • White Papers // Sep 2013

    Four Ways to Modernize Your Application Performance Monitoring Strategy for Web 2.0 and AJAX

    Web 2.0 approaches to ecommerce have allowed businesses to increase the speed and efficiency of their web applications. Unfortunately, Web 2.0 technologies such as JavaScript and AJAX have limited businesses’ ability to track user activity to the same extent that HTML allowed. Today, Application Performance Monitoring technologies are again providing...

    Provided By Dell Software

  • White Papers // Sep 2013

    Planning Guide: Modernizing the Midsize Business IT Infrastructure

    Four Steps to Better Performance and Lower Costs This guide provides step-by-step guidance to help midsize businesses modernize their technology infrastructures. The guide: * Provides an overview of reasons for midsize businesses to refresh and upgrade their IT infrastructures on a regular basis * Describes the benefits of...

    Provided By Intel/Microsoft

  • Case Studies // Sep 2013

    Vendor Landscape: Managed File Transfer

    Managed file transfer (MFT) secures and facilitates file transfer; it reduces risk and cost, increases reliability and visibility, and simplifies partner relationships. Read more to understand what’s new in the MFT market, evaluate MFT vendors and products for your enterprise needs and determine which products are most appropriate for particular...

    Provided By Ipswitch

  • White Papers // Sep 2013

    Multi-Agent System and Qualitative Evaluation for Diverse Ontology Registration and Management

    Ontology represents knowledge and information not only in the semantic web domain, but in many other domains too, such as the biomedical, construction, business, and the cultural domains. The explosive increment in a number of ontologies has necessitated an ontology storage that can store colossal ontologies. Many ontology storages have...

    Provided By AICIT

  • White Papers // Aug 2013

    Top 10 Tips to Make SaaS Access Secure at Your Enterprise

    So you want seamless login from your enterprise applications to Software-as-a-Service (SaaS) applications in the cloud? There are many options available, ranging from open source to stand-alone SSO gateway products. The days of custom coding of proprietary or open source access to partners or hosted application providers are gone. Read...

    Provided By McAfee

  • White Papers // Aug 2013

    Mobile Solution Scalability: Designing Solutions for Tomorrow’s Needs

    The combination of a growing mobile workforce, advances in mobile technology and the overall proliferation of mobile devices and services is ushering a new IT era. One of the first-deployed critical building blocks to any comprehensive mobile IT strategy is a mobile device management (MDM) solution that serves to...

    Provided By SAP

  • Research // Aug 2013

    Future of Sales Performance Whitepaper (Nucleus)

    Learn how the future of sales performance management is integrated with CRM and social collaboration and how this will help managers provide real-time coaching and motivation in context to drive better sales behaviors and, ultimately, better sales results. Download now!

    Provided By Salesforce.com

  • Videos // Aug 2013

    Webcast: 4 Keys to Managing Performance in Virtualized and Cloud Environments

    Ensuring the performance of business services has become more critical, as a growing percentage of applications and workloads are moved to virtualized infrastructure, cloud services and hybrid environments. This webinar provides virtualization, cloud and systems administrators as well as systems engineers with practical tips for detecting, isolating and diagnosing performance...

    Provided By HP US

  • White Papers // Aug 2013

    Freeform Dynamics Report - The End User Security Jigsaw

    Organisations of all sizes are trying to understand the security implications of mobile working, device proliferation and BYOD. But with IT vendors offering up a broad range of options, it can be hard to know where to focus your efforts. A global study of 977 IT and business professionals provided...

    Provided By McAfee

  • White Papers // Aug 2013

    CASE STUDY: Project management blueprint for capital works

    An implementation of SAP project systems software by Oxygen Business Solutions has given leading operations and maintenance firm Transfield Services Limited a robust means of managing its capital works projects, improving cost controls and providing more accurate forecasting.Download this asset to find out more.

    Provided By SAP

  • Case Studies // Aug 2013

    Edutainment: The Formula for Success

    In this case study, learn how Allianz Global Assistance developed an engaging communications campaign to keep employees excited and motivated to learn - while facing challenges that included limited internal learning and development resources, changing work environments, and scalability issues. The development of T.I.M. (Training in Motion) - a...

    Provided By SkillSoft

  • White Papers // Aug 2013

    Discover 10 Steps to Securing Active Directory

    Active Directory user accounts are crucial to security because they are the basis for authentication and initial access to the network, systems, and applications. And maintaining AD in a clean, organized, and secure state is a challenge for organizations. But what if you could reduce costs while improving AD security...

    Provided By Dell

  • White Papers // Aug 2013

    ICT Lifecycle and its Major Role in the Development of Strategic Intelligence

    In this paper, the authors focus on the role of Information and Communication Technologies (ICT) to create additional sources of competitive advantage that can help companies to prepare themselves for sustainable growth. First, they have discussed the dynamics of ICTs and the ability to generate innovations with a direct impact...

    Provided By Creative Commons

  • White Papers // Aug 2013

    Wireless LAN ClientMatch Technology

    Ensuring that all wireless network clients get the service levels they need is a major challenge -- especially when smartphones, tablets and other clients control their own connectivity and roaming decisions. ClientMatch™ technology is an RF management technology that puts the WLAN infrastructure in control of client connectivity and roaming....

    Provided By Alcatel-Lucent

  • White Papers // Aug 2013

    Social Networks and Knowledge Management

    Many studies have shown that social networks are important channels for acquiring and sharing knowledge. This paper decomposes social networks into an internal social network and an external social network based on the existence of an organizational boundary among members. The authors examine the influence of social networks on knowledge...

    Provided By AICIT

  • eBooks // Jul 2013

    [eBook] Driving HR Forward

    A Practical Guide for Making the Shift from Administrator to Strategic Advisor. The C-Suite wants more out of its Human Resources department. In a 2012 global survey by the Economist Intelligence Unit (EIU) only 38 percent of CEOs and CFOs said their head of HR was a key player in...

    Provided By Oracle

  • White Papers // Jul 2013

    Collective Emotions Supervision in the Productservicing Networks

    The GloNet network is an agile virtual enterprise environment for networks of SMEs involved in highly customized and service-enhanced products through end-to-end collaboration with customers and local suppliers (co-creation) in the solar park construction sector. A challenge that arises in this network is the effective management of the interactions among...

    Provided By Universidade Metodista de Piracicaba

  • White Papers // Jun 2010

    Email Marketing Timing: When And How To Use Email Marketing For Best Results

    Email marketing is a powerful yet inexpensive way to make contact with customers and prospects. Depending on whom one is trying to touch, there may be certain times of day, or days of the week, when the recipient may be more responsive to the message. In addition to specific timing...

    Provided By iContact

  • White Papers // Jun 2010

    Why Email Marketing Matters

    According to a study by the Winterberry Group, email marketing brings in $15.50 per dollar spent. This is about 17% more than direct-mail campaigns and 73% more than telemarketing campaigns. In short, email marketing matters and if you're not sending out at least monthly email newsletters to your subscriber base,...

    Provided By iContact

  • White Papers // Jun 2010

    Bulk Email Or Opt-In Email?

    There are basically two types of direct email marketing - "Unsolicited Bulk Email" and "Opt-in" Direct Email. Unsolicited Bulk Email is the practice of transmitting mass quantities of email to large lists of "Unqualified" email addresses. This practice in itself is a very controversial subject. Unsolicited bulk email is frowned...

    Provided By iContact

  • White Papers // Jun 2010

    Email Marketing: Building Lists

    Most companies are always looking for ways to build their email lists. Large companies are trying to get email addresses for their existing customers and prospects, while small or startup companies are just trying to create any list at all! This paper talks about some of the ways one can...

    Provided By iContact

  • White Papers // Jun 2010

    Why Surveying Matters

    There are a few ways to listen to the clients. Most business owners, at least in the early stages, maintain contact with and speak with at least a few clients each week. This is a good start, but the author has found that it is not enough to speak with...

    Provided By iContact

  • White Papers // Sep 2010

    Email 101: Key Practices For Small And Medium Sized Businesses

    Emails are more than messages that are composed and sent electronically. Understanding what they are and how they play an important role in marketing campaigns for small and medium sized businesses is crucial to achieving maximum effectiveness in the Web 2.0 era. Emails not only have the capability of replacing...

    Provided By iContact

  • White Papers // Jun 2010

    Effective Email Marketing Techniques

    Email marketing when used correctly, can be one of the most effective marketing techniques around. To get results, each emailing that one sends has to be specific in terms of what one wants each reader to get out of it. Without a clear understanding of what the purpose is for...

    Provided By iContact

  • White Papers // Jun 2010

    The Essential Email Marketing Glossary

    Click-through tracking - Tracking the number of clicks that occur on each link in an email message. Customer Relationship Management (CRM) - The ability to keep track of every interaction with every prospect and customer and keeps tracks of trends and tabulates results of such notes on an aggregate scale....

    Provided By iContact

  • White Papers // Jun 2010

    Five Ways To Use Email To Close The Sale

    Email marketing, like any other form of marketing, is designed to lead to an actual sale. This paper concentrates on how to create 5 types of emails that result in an immediate sale. Please note that all of these techniques require that some sort of relationship already be established with...

    Provided By iContact

  • White Papers // Jun 2010

    Email And The Limits Of Technology

    Not too surprisingly, the success of email marketing rests on the three traditional pillars of direct marketing: a clean, accurate list; powerful creative; and a compelling offer. A note about offers: Giving someone a chance to speak with one of the sales representatives or a golden opportunity to visit the...

    Provided By iContact

  • White Papers // Jun 2010

    Email Marketing Metrics: Measuring What Matters

    There are a number of different pieces of information that can be gathered when using any reasonably good email broadcasting service. Although there is other mailing information that can be tracked, this paper deals only with the five primary measurements: the totals each of messages sent, message opens, click-thrus, bounces,...

    Provided By iContact

  • White Papers // Jun 2010

    Gateway Pages For Opt-In Email

    Many companies spend a great deal of time and money creating gateway pages that are 'Search engine friendly', aimed at getting their web site at the top of the search engine results when someone searches for key words relevant to that companies product or service. These gateway pages work well,...

    Provided By iContact

  • White Papers // Jun 2010

    Combining Email Marketing With Web Marketing

    Email marketing is incredibly effective at maintaining customer loyalty, as well as at converting interested prospects into customers. However, for the acquisition of a new prospect, email marketing may not be the most ideal method due to the proliferation of unwanted offers. So how do you get these "Hand-raisers" to...

    Provided By iContact

  • White Papers // Jun 2010

    Email Marketing... Do's And Don'ts

    Make sure all your email recipients are opt in or double opt in. This means that they have subscribed to your ezine, newsletter, report or e-course. Always provide an unsubscribe link. Always sign each email with your name, address, company (if any), telephone # and email address. This will ensure...

    Provided By iContact

  • White Papers // Jun 2010

    B2B Email Marketing Rules

    Sometimes, it seems like everything in the world has turned upside down and few immutable rules are left standing. But that's not so in the world of Business-To-Business (B2B) email marketing as far as the authors is concerned. Nobody cares. No one is sitting at his or her desk anxiously...

    Provided By iContact

  • White Papers // Jun 2010

    Effective Use Of Email Marketing Personalization

    People respond more favorably to marketing when they feel special and unique. People respond differently to things when they perceive themselves as part of a group. These are only some of the psychological factors that come into play when using individual message personalization as a part of the email marketing...

    Provided By iContact

  • White Papers // Jun 2010

    The Five-Step Process Of Permission Email Marketing

    Of all the ways to get website traffic and make money online, nothing tops email marketing. Of course, email marketing in itself means many things to many marketers. After all, it can take on quite a wide variety of formats. In this paper the author covers the various forms of...

    Provided By iContact

  • White Papers // Jun 2010

    Email Marketing Campaigns: Optimizing Through Testing

    Marketing gurus have already established that it is not possible to maximize the results of the marketing campaigns. This is because one never knows which new and clever trick will bring an ever better result than what has gone before. Email marketing, like any other form of direct marketing, follows...

    Provided By iContact

  • White Papers // Jun 2010

    Email List Management

    The company's email list is one of the most valuable assets that one possesses. But to build a truly valuable list, one must compile one's own actual "Opt-in" email lists; one simply cannot come to rely entirely on "Acquired" lists. There are indeed high-quality lists of opt-in addresses available for...

    Provided By iContact

  • White Papers // Jun 2009

    Best Practices For Email Marketing

    The goal of all marketing is to attract interest in, build desire for, and generate sales of the products or services. Email marketing is a perfect medium to pick up where other marketing leaves off. Email marketing is still one of the most cost effective ways to contact prospects and...

    Provided By iContact

  • Videos // Aug 2013

    Webcast: 4 Keys to Managing Performance in Virtualized and Cloud Environments

    Ensuring the performance of business services has become more critical, as a growing percentage of applications and workloads are moved to virtualized infrastructure, cloud services and hybrid environments. This webinar provides virtualization, cloud and systems administrators as well as systems engineers with practical tips for detecting, isolating and diagnosing performance...

    Provided By HP US

  • White Papers // Jan 2009

    Overcoming A Negative Performance Review

    A performance review can be glorious or the worst nightmare, depending upon the results of your review. The review, in theory, is designed to provide an orderly way for your superior to meet with you, usually on an annual basis, to tell you what the company thinks about your job...

    Provided By Beyond.com

  • White Papers // Nov 2013

    IDC Financial Insights: Speed, Quality and Innovation - Succeeding in Asia's Exceptional Market

    In May 2012, IDC Financial Insights conducted a CXO Roundtable among financial services institutions in Singapore. The Roundtable focused on the key trends happening in the industry at large, and how these are reflected in the technology priorities of banks in the short-term. This paper presents eight salient points of...

    Provided By HP US

  • White Papers // Jan 2009

    Why IT Hosting from The Planet is the Smart Decision

    SMBs are increasingly turning to IT hosting as a more cost-effective way to access best-in-class infrastructure. What are the financial and operational benefits of IT hosting? Which type of IT hosting - data center collocation, dedicated server hosting, managed servers, or managed hosting - is the best fit for an...

    Provided By The Planet

  • White Papers // Apr 2014

    Live Chat Effectiveness - A 2013 Survey of Internet Shoppers

    The fifth annual study of frequent online shoppers points to five important conclusions for Internet retailers: It's a multichannel communication world Social media as a sales and support channel cannot be denied Ignore email at your peril Live chat remains strong and continues to have loyal fans Geography matters...

    Provided By LogMeIn

  • White Papers // Apr 2011

    Communication And Reputation In Procurement Auctions ? Some Empirical Evidence

    This paper studies the role of communication and reputation in market interactions using data from online procurement auctions. Not only positive reputation ratings but also engaging in communication increases a bidder's probability of winning the auction. Messages are primarily used to reduce the asymmetric information associated with transactions. In order...

    Provided By Ruhr-Universitat Bochum

  • White Papers // Jan 2009

    Determinants Of International Advertising Agencies Entry Taiwan Market

    This paper measured the range difference between established time and entering Taiwan market time, cultural differences, five years average growth rate of GDP per capita, five years average growth rate of FDI in origin country, and the change rate of the competitor numbers in 1984 as the independent variables. The...

    Provided By National Sun Yat-Sen University

  • White Papers // Sep 2009

    10 Top Reasons Why a Business Should Be Using Conferencing Services

    This paper outlines possibility of applying to anybody doing business anywhere. One can instantly meet with people in organization, partners, clients, or prospective customers. With products like Reservationless 800 Conferencing, one can e-mail, text or IM a number and access code from Blackberry or other PDA and participants can join...

    Provided By IBS

  • White Papers // Feb 2009

    Online Behavioral Advertising: A Checklist Of Practices That Impact Consumer Trust

    In a time of uncertainty in the marketplace, we believe that businesses operating online have an opportunity to step forward to demonstrate responsibility. Businesses can assert leadership roles in defining self-regulatory standards around behavioral advertising data practices that promote transparency, meet consumer expectations for fairness and assist them in making...

    Provided By TRUSTe

  • White Papers // Apr 2010

    The Anatomy Of An Ad: Structured Indexing And Retrieval For Sponsored Search

    The core task of sponsored search is to retrieve relevant ads for the user's query. Ads can be retrieved either by exact match, when their bid term is identical to the query, or by advanced match, which indexes ads as documents and is similar to standard Information Retrieval (IR). Recently,...

    Provided By International World Wide Web Conferences Steering Committee

  • White Papers // Apr 2009

    Online Expansion Of Rare Queries For Sponsored Search

    Sponsored search systems are tasked with matching queries to relevant advertisements. The current state-of-the-art matching algorithms expand the user's query using a variety of external resources, such as Web search results. While these expansion-based algorithms are highly effective, they are largely inefficient and cannot be applied in real-time. In practice,...

    Provided By International World Wide Web Conferences Steering Committee

  • White Papers // Mar 2010

    The Impact Of U.S. Central Bank Communication On European And Pacific Equity Markets

    The authors examine the effects of U.S. federal funds target rate changes and all types of FOMC communication on European and Pacific equity market returns using a GARCH model. They show that both types of news have a significant impact, but that the effects are not symmetric: although several communication...

    Provided By Philipps-Universitat Marburg

  • White Papers // May 2011

    Managing Financial Market Expectations: The Role Of Central Bank Transparency And Central Bank Communication

    In this paper, the authors study the influence of central bank transparency and informal central bank communication on the formation of money market expectations. The sample covers nine major central banks from January 1999 to July 2007. They find, first, that transparency reduces the bias in money market expectations and...

    Provided By Philipps-Universitat Marburg

  • White Papers // Apr 2011

    Communicating With Many Tongues: FOMC Communication, Media Coverage, And U.S. Financial Market Reaction

    This paper studies the effects of Federal Reserve communications on U.S. financial market returns and volatility over the period from 1998 to 2006. The authors built a new data set that includes information on all Federal Reserve speeches, post-meeting statements, monetary policy reports, and testimony. They also analyze how media...

    Provided By Philipps-Universitat Marburg

  • White Papers // Dec 2010

    Federal Reserve Communications And Emerging Equity Markets

    Work on the impact of U.S. monetary policy on emerging financial markets mostly focuses on official federal funds rate announcements; empirical evidence using data on informal communication channels, such as speeches, is scant. Employing a unique data set covering formal and informal communication channels in a GARCH model framework, the...

    Provided By Philipps-Universitat Marburg

  • White Papers // Feb 2011

    The Relationships Between It Flexibility, It-Business Strategic Alignment, and It Capability

    What seems to still be the main concern for managers in the corporate world across the globe is IT-business strategic alignment. This paper seeks to address the research problem about the lack of alignment between IT and business strategies. Upon reviewing various literature on this subject, it was found that...

    Provided By Universiti Teknologi Malaysia

  • Tools & Templates // Jan 2009

    Sample Graphic Design Intern Resume

    Use this sample resume to apply for the post of Graphic Design Intern. Graphic designers work for various areas such as advertising, media, and are very creative, energetic that produces print ads and maintains the portals. The candidates who are working as trainee or as internship are responsible for the...

    Provided By Best Sample Resume

  • White Papers // Jan 2010

    3 Easy Ways To Build Your Platform

    Did you know the most important asset you have in your business is your platform? It's true. You may be asking what your "Platform" is? Well, it's like your personal portfolio for your business. It includes media you've received, awards you've won, your websites, your blog, your ezine subscribers, your...

    Provided By Bestmanagementarticles.com

  • White Papers // Jan 2009

    9 Reasons Why Talk Radio Is The Best Promotion For Your Product And Service!

    As publicity experts, talk radio is one of the tools that we use everyday to help our clients gain national recognition, promote their books and popularize their causes. And because it is so effective our clients keep coming back for more! Fact is - talk radio may honestly be one...

    Provided By Bestmanagementarticles.com

  • White Papers // Dec 2009

    Types Of Financial Statement Analysis

    A document which sets out the assets, income, expenses and debts of a person or company to allow a third person to assess that person or corporation's financial health (i.e. when considering lending money to that person or corporation). There are many types of financial statement analysis and accountants use...

    Provided By Associated Content