Jen Cohen Crompton

About Jen Cohen Crompton

Jen Cohen Crompton is a SAP Blogging Correspondent reporting on big data, cloud computing, enterprise mobility, analytics, sports and tech, and anything else innovation-related. When she's not blogging, she can be caught marketing, using social media and/or presenting at conferences around the world. Disclosure: Jen is being compensated by SAP to produce a series of articles on the innovation topics covered on this site. The opinions reflected here are her own.

Work/Life Balance: Is It The Impossible Dream?

19-Mar-2015 | Jen Cohen Crompton

For most high performing executives, at some point during their career, they will experience a trigger moment that forces them to face the hard truths of their current situation and reconsider where t

The Real Reason Starbucks Is The Leader In Mobile Payments

17-Mar-2015 | Jen Cohen Crompton

Of the millions of people who frequent the thousands of Starbucks stores on a daily basis, they all walk in with the same expectations – a simple experience and their daily beverage made perfectly t

Is It The Solution To The Looming Talent Crisis? President Obama Announces TechHire

16-Mar-2015 | Jen Cohen Crompton

In an effort to get Americans back to work during the economic resurgence, President Obama announced a new program known as TechHire, which is designed to help citizens obtain well-paid jobs in the te

This Week In Tech: The Apple Watch And Site Outage, Uber Hires Women, And Facebook Feels Stuffed

13-Mar-2015 | Jen Cohen Crompton

This week, Apple unveiled the highly anticipated Apple Watch while Uber leveled the gender playing field by hiring women drivers. In other Apple news, they had an outage and Facebook faced scrutiny o

Hiring Talent: The Try It, Before You Buy It Strategy

12-Mar-2015 | Jen Cohen Crompton

Finding and landing a job is a lot like dating – and it should be that way since finding a job and a mate are equally impactful life decisions, neither should be taken lightly. As a potential job

The Office As You Know It Is Dead

11-Mar-2015 | Jen Cohen Crompton

With nearly three hours lost per day to office-related interruptions and distractions, a traditional office space is no longer considered the most productive. These lost hours cost American businesse

Want To Be One Of The 8 Percent? Follow These 3 Tips To Reach Your Resolutions

10-Mar-2015 | Jen Cohen Crompton

Every year, almost half of Americans make New Year’s resolutions and aspire to get ahead in their personal and professional lives. But, as we travel into February and the New Year fades, so do th

4 Ways To Simplify Your Work Life

9-Mar-2015 | Jen Cohen Crompton

Henry Wadsworth Longfellow may have said it best: In character, in manner, in style, in all things, the supreme excellence is simplicity. According to a survey by Northwestern National Life, 40 per

This Week In Tech: HBO On Apple TV, StubHub And Spotify Collaborate, Instagram Adds Links, And Apple Hires

6-Mar-2015 | Jen Cohen Crompton

This week we saw some great collaborations. HBO geared up to launch their new standalone service with a powerful partner while StubHub upgraded their app with Spotify to give users a personalized mus

Daylight Savings Can Hurt Your Productivity: 3 Simple Ways To Avoid It

6-Mar-2015 | Jen Cohen Crompton

Every spring, Americans “spring ahead” by changing their clocks ahead by one hour, leaving them with a 60-minute sleep deficit, a few darker mornings, and children and pets who are “off schedule