Susan Galer


Why It’s Imperative To Embrace The Algorithms In Our Future

27-Jan-2016 | Susan Galer

Remember Hal, the computer run amok in Stanley Kubrick’s 2001: A Space Odyssey? Forget him. The human vs. machine battle is so 20th century. Technology is not the other. It is an integral part of ho

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Are Employees The Biggest Roadblock To Digital Transformation?

21-Jan-2016 | Susan Galer

According to the latest research findings, talent is threatening to become the major bottleneck of the next digital era, when connectivity changes everything. The study, entitled Skills for Digital Tr

Human Resources New Year’s Resolutions 2016

12-Jan-2016 | Susan Galer

Companies are entering what optimists predict will be a year of full-fledged digital transformation, reshaping everything including how organizations manage their biggest assets – people. Here are t


Gartner’s Top 10 Strategic Technology Trends For 2016

21-Dec-2015 | Susan Galer

Emerging technologies are poised to break out and disrupt business models in 2016. According to research firm Gartner, unprecedented connectivity between a plethora of devices tapping intelligence fro


Resolved For 2016: Do Good And Be Profitable

10-Dec-2015 | Susan Galer

As you read this, more than 100 million people worldwide are trapped in forced and slave labor, including children working in harmful, exploitative circumstances that impede their access to a decent e


Warning From Top Analysts: Make Privacy Strategic In 2016 Or Lose Customers

9-Dec-2015 | Susan Galer

Analysts from Forrester Research released the firm’s top privacy predictions for next year, urging companies to rethink approaches as consumer worries increase along with worldwide regulations. The


AESO Saves $6M By Making HR A Strategic Business Imperative

25-Nov-2015 | Susan Galer

Alberta Electric System Operator (AESO) is a small organization with a large mandate: keeping the lights on across Alberta, Canada. AESO provides access to the province’s electricity grid, which


Why Are We Afraid To Measure The Value Of Employees?

25-Nov-2015 | Susan Galer

While human resources (HR) has shed its traditional administrative process-centric identity, fear of numbers keeps many professionals away from that coveted seat at the boardroom table. Some claim the

IDC Releases Top Ten 2016 IT Market Predictions

13-Nov-2015 | Susan Galer

Cloud is the preferred foundation for business applications, scale is the new critical ingredient for business success, and managing hybrid, multi-vendor environments needs to take center stage.


Digital Humanism Comes Of Age: Can Marketers Tame The Social Wild West?

9-Nov-2015 | Susan Galer

Digital humanism might sound like an oxymoron, but the prevailing wisdom is that a company is only as strong as the people in its surrounding communities. It makes perfect sense in a hyper-connected w