Digitalist Flash Briefings

Get the latest insights on disruptive technologies and trends that are impacting the digital economy – in 90 seconds or less. Flash briefings will help you take your business to the next level and bring compelling points of view into your daily conversations.

All Flash Briefings

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Digitalist Flash Briefing: Three Future Predictions For Freelancing As A Business

2-May-2019 | Bonnie D. Graham

The future is bright for those in the freelance business. Take a look at some the biggest predictors for this market.

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Digitalist Flash Briefing: The Importance Of Team-Building In A Data-Driven World

1-May-2019 | Bonnie D. Graham

Open communication, a climate of trust, and a culture that attracts talent enable teams to work together more efficiently and businesses to thrive.

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Digitalist Flash Briefing: How Technology Can Help Bring Clean Water To All

30-Apr-2019 | Bonnie D. Graham

A new generation of intelligent technologies can help tackle a looming worldwide crisis and reach sustainable development goals.

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Digitalist Flash Briefing: Esports: How The Term Was Coined And What Is The Correct Way To Write It?

29-Apr-2019 | Bonnie D. Graham

What's the right way to write the word synonymous with competitive video gaming?

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Digitalist Flash Briefing: From Ocean To Table: Bumble Bee Uses Blockchain To Trace Your Fish

25-Apr-2019 | Bonnie D. Graham

Blockchain can be programmed to record virtually everything of value and importance to humankind, including ethical business practices.

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Digitalist Flash Briefing: It's Time To Prepare For The Smart Workplace

24-Apr-2019 | Bonnie D. Graham

By taking an open-minded approach, enterprises will give themselves the best chance of realizing the wealth of possibilities of the smart workplace.

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Digitalist Flash Briefing: Marketing In The Experience Economy

23-Apr-2019 | Bonnie D. Graham

Customer feedback is a powerful marketing tool, especially as experience becomes a more important part of the decision-making process for customers.

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Digitalist Flash Briefing: Data Management For A Data-Driven HR Organization

22-Apr-2019 | Bonnie D. Graham

Advances in storage and computing power are enabling HR to mine unstructured data to better understand employees, job candidates, HR processes, and industries.

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Digitalist Flash Briefing: Why Startups Fail

18-Apr-2019 | Bonnie D. Graham

Knowing the critical reasons startups fail and partnering with the right corporate incubators or accelerators can help them avoid common pitfalls.

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Digitalist Flash Briefing: Maine, Margarine, And Mozzarella: Correlation Is Not Causality

17-Apr-2019 | Bonnie D. Graham

Today’s briefing looks at examples of when correlation is not causality – and implications for business.

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Digitalist Flash Briefing: The Intelligent Journey To Food Waste Reduction

16-Apr-2019 | Bonnie D. Graham

Whether we’re emptying our fridges of wilted vegetables or stepping past a café’s overflowing bins, we all know food waste is a problem.

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Digitalist Flash Briefing: The Power Of Relevancy: Leveraging The Three Cs Of Omnichannel Experience

15-Apr-2019 | Bonnie D. Graham

Brands can leverage content, context, and consistency to target consumers in hyper-relevant ways.

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Digitalist Flash Briefing: Conversational Applications And The Future of Work

11-Apr-2019 | Bonnie D. Graham

Today's conversational apps hint at the exponential changes we can expect in daily business operations over the next 15 years.

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Digitalist Flash Briefing: Welcome To The Future: Services Over Products

10-Apr-2019 | Bonnie D. Graham

The as-a-service model opens new doors for companies like light lighting provider Signify to disrupt their traditional approach and stay ahead of the game. 

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Digitalist Flash Briefing: The Power Of Attitude In Growing Midsize Businesses

9-Apr-2019 | Bonnie D. Graham

IDC identified six attitudes common to midsize businesses long-term success.

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Digitalist Flash Briefing: Smart Factories Mean Sweet Dreams For Customers And Manufacturers

8-Apr-2019 | Bonnie D. Graham

Customers’ insatiable hunger for personalized products has inspired manufacturers to shift from mass production to mass customization.

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Digitalist Flash Briefing: Fixing The Plastics Problem: A Blueprint For Change

4-Apr-2019 | Bonnie D. Graham

There's a lot of momentum behind solving the plastics problem. If we get it right, we could learn lessons about how we tackle other problems facing our world.

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Digitalist Flash Briefing: AI Joins The Fight To End Credit Card Fraud

3-Apr-2019 | Bonnie D. Graham

More finance industry players are turning to artificial intelligence and machine learning techniques to limit or prevent fraudulent credit card activity.

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Digitalist Flash Briefing: Social Sellers Playbook: Top 5 Do’s And Don’t Do’s

2-Apr-2019 | Bonnie D. Graham

Top salespeople have mastered the use of social networks to grow revenue, exceed quotas, prospect efficiently, and maintain a robust pipeline. Here's how.

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Digitalist Flash Briefing: Creating A Five-Star Consumer-Like Experience With People Analytics

1-Apr-2019 | Bonnie D. Graham

Listen why and how HR needs to replace “self-service” with a consumerized experience for employees.

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Digitalist Flash Briefing: Elevating The Elevator Pitch With Video

28-Mar-2019 | Bonnie D. Graham

Personalized videos are a great way to introduce yourself to prospects and cover most of what you'd discuss in a cold call.

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Digitalist Flash Briefing: The Digital Economy Rewired Your Consumers’ Brains: 10 Tips For Engaging Them Now

27-Mar-2019 | Bonnie D. Graham

Look at 10 ways that can help sales and marketing organizations break through your consumers’ digitally rewired brains.

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Digitalist Flash Briefing: Must-Have Ingredients For Your 2019 Digital Marketing Cookbook

26-Mar-2019 | Bonnie D. Graham

Get the latest tips for successful digital marketing in 2019.

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Digitalist Flash Briefing: Biased Artificial Intelligence: Can You Fight It?

25-Mar-2019 | Bonnie D. Graham

The entire premise of AI is to make our world and our lives better. We cannot allow it to bring (or harden) our prejudices and biases to our future.

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Digitalist Flash Briefing: Messaging And Bots: Replacing Call Center Services

21-Mar-2019 | Bonnie D. Graham

Today’s briefing looks at how bots are replacing call center services. Oh my!

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Digitalist Flash Briefing: What Manufacturers Must Do To Become Omnichannel

20-Mar-2019 | Bonnie D. Graham

Look at how becoming truly omnichannel will enable manufacturers to meet consumers’ real-time purchase expectations.

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Digitalist Flash Briefing: Social Sellers Playbook: Making It Count (Part 1)

19-Mar-2019 | Bonnie D. Graham

If you're the designated “bean counter” in this age of social selling, the standardization of digital performance metrics may give you a sigh of relief.

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Digitalist Flash Briefing: Caution: Your Culture May Eat Your AI Strategy

18-Mar-2019 | Bonnie D. Graham

Artificial intelligence must be adapted to the ethics and values of the culture where it's used.

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Digitalist Flash Briefing: A Cinderella Year For Data Management At Growing Companies?

14-Mar-2019 | Bonnie D. Graham

Today’s briefing looks at why midsize businesses need the right data management strategies.

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Digitalist Flash Briefing: Blockchain Transformation For Finance

13-Mar-2019 | Bonnie D. Graham

Today’s briefing looks at the transformative impact of blockchain on finance.

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Digitalist Flash Briefing: SAP Game-Changers Radio 2019 Predictions (Part 4)

12-Mar-2019 | Bonnie D. Graham

If your top business wish this new year is knowing what 2019 holds for your company, your industry, and the world, we’ve got the next best thing.

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Digitalist Flash Briefing: When Bots Do The Bargaining

11-Mar-2019 | Bonnie D. Graham

Check out what may happen when humans allow AI bots to do their price bargaining.

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Digitalist Flash Briefing: AI And Emotions: How Far Can We Take This Connection?

7-Mar-2019 | Bonnie D. Graham

Today’s briefing looks at the possibility of AI enabling machines, or robots, to experience emotions.

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Digitalist Flash Briefing: The Golden Triangle: Digitally Transforming Finance

6-Mar-2019 | Bonnie D. Graham

CFOs: As your organization begins a finance transformation, what to do first? The answer depends on whom you ask.

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Digitalist Flash Briefing: SAP Game-Changers Radio 2019 Predictions (Part 3)

5-Mar-2019 | Bonnie D. Graham

If you’re hoping to gaze into a crystal ball to see what 2019 holds for your company, industry and the world, we’ve got the next best thing.

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Digitalist Flash Briefing: Why 2019 Will Be The Year Of The Intelligent Tech Renaissance

4-Mar-2019 | Bonnie D. Graham

Find out why 2019 is on its way to becoming "The Year of the Intelligent Tech Renaissance."

Microservices And The Circular Economy

28-Feb-2019 | Bhomik Pande

Here are some of the ways a microservices approach can benefit software development.

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Digitalist Flash Briefing: An AI Menu For Your Next Lunch Gathering

28-Feb-2019 | Bonnie D. Graham

Today’s briefing looks at a menu for understanding AI, artificial intelligence.

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Digitalist Flash Briefing: New Tax Burden: Can Technology Rescue Your Business? (Part 2)

27-Feb-2019 | Bonnie D. Graham

With the U.S. Supreme Court’s South Dakota v. Wayfair ruling, states can require remote sellers to collect sales and use tax on out-of-state transactions.

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Digitalist Flash Briefing: Coffee Break With Game-Changers 2019 Predictions Special (Part 2)

26-Feb-2019 | Bonnie D. Graham

If your top business wish this new year is knowing what 2019 holds for your company, your industry, and the world, we’ve got the next best thing.

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Digitalist Flash Briefing: What Retailers Can Learn From Amazon To Attract Customers

25-Feb-2019 | Bonnie D. Graham

Today’s briefing looks at how Big Data is helping retailers meet customers’ new buying habits and demands.

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Digitalist Flash Briefing: The Making Of A Citizen Data Scientist: Challenges And Hacks

21-Feb-2019 | Bonnie D. Graham

Only 40% of organizations surveyed by Ventana have staff capable of performing data analysis without IT assistance.

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Digitalist Flash Briefing: New Tax Burden: Can Technology Rescue Your Business? (Part 1)

20-Feb-2019 | Bonnie D. Graham

With the U.S. Supreme Court’s South Dakota v. Wayfair ruling, states can require remote sellers to collect sales and use tax on out-of-state transactions.

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Digitalist Flash Briefing: Coffee Break With Game-Changers 2019 Predictions Special (Part 1)

19-Feb-2019 | Bonnie D. Graham

If your top business wish this new year is knowing what 2019 holds for your company, your industry, and the world, we’ve got the next best thing.

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Digitalist Flash Briefing: I Love You: Supply Chain Personalization For Valentine’s Day 2019

18-Feb-2019 | Bonnie D. Graham

Hear how supply chains performed for the 2019 Valentine’s Day holiday.

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Digitalist Flash Briefing: The Secret To Intelligent Financial Planning: Collaboration (Part 3)

14-Feb-2019 | Bonnie D. Graham

Attention CFOs: Your finance department can become a “smart” steward to drive fiscal and operational decisions for your entire business. How?

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Digitalist Flash Briefing: Are Driverless Cars The Future? Or A Stupid Idea?

13-Feb-2019 | Bonnie D. Graham

Today’s briefing looks at the pros and cons of driverless cars.

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Digitalist Flash Briefing: Retail’s Next Generation Of Customer Experiences Is A Data-Driven Affair

12-Feb-2019 | Bonnie D. Graham

Data is helping retailers deliver customer experiences that can build a sustainable bottom line.

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Digitalist Flash Briefing: The Four Ways Of CASE In The Automotive Industry

11-Feb-2019 | Bonnie D. Graham

Today’s briefing looks at how CASE technologies can help automotive companies get closer to their customer.

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Digitalist Flash Briefing: Six Things To Know About Data Recovery And Deletion On Smart Devices

7-Feb-2019 | Bonnie D. Graham

Today’s briefing looks at strategies for data loss prevention and recovery, neither of which may be possible.

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Digitalist Flash Briefing: Collaborative Business Planning: CFO Utopia? (Part 3)

6-Feb-2019 | Bonnie D. Graham

Among the exciting advances of modern business technology is a holistic approach to planning for an entire organization: Collaborative business planning (CBP).

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Digitalist Flash Briefing: Augmented Reality: A Game Changer For Marketing

5-Feb-2019 | Bonnie D. Graham

By connecting the online and offline worlds, augmented reality is a major game-changer that can make companies stand out.

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Digitalist Flash Briefing: Intelligent Robotic Process Automation: Optimizing Performance (Part 2)

4-Feb-2019 | Bonnie D. Graham

No matter how hard-working or efficient we are, there will be tasks we wish could be done automatically. Can machine learning save us?

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Digitalist Flash Briefing: Smashing Labels: A Life-Long Pursuit For Diversity And Inclusion

31-Jan-2019 | Bonnie D. Graham

Customer experience never discriminates. When you have the best people on your team, the products and services you sell will keep customers satisfied and loyal.

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Digitalist Flash Briefing: The Secret To Intelligent Finance Planning: Collaboration (Part 3)

30-Jan-2019 | Bonnie D. Graham

Attention CFOs: Your finance department can become a “smart” steward to drive fiscal and operational decisions for your entire business.

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Digitalist Flash Briefing: Social Selling And AI: Human Or Robot (Part 2B)

29-Jan-2019 | Bonnie D. Graham

Breaking news: Artificial intelligence (AI) technology is penetrating every aspect of B2B sales, including social selling.

Digitalist Magazine's Top Posts Of The Week [January 28, 2019]

28-Jan-2019 | Shelly Dutton

This week's top posts looks ahead towards a future of lifelong learning, intelligent growth for midsize businesses, and a perennial puzzle resolved for CFOs.

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Digitalist Flash Briefing: Feed As A Service: Predicting Feed Orders At Dairy Farms

28-Jan-2019 | Bonnie D. Graham

Today’s briefing looks at how machine learning is helping a Netherlands-based animal feed producer offer farmers a feed-as-a-service app.

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Digitalist Flash Briefing: Intelligent Robotic Process Automation: Optimizing Performance (Part 1)

24-Jan-2019 | Bonnie D. Graham

Can businesses benefit from using machine learning (ML) to automate basic tasks across applications?

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Digitalist Flash Briefing: Five Reasons Why Midsize Businesses Are Ready For Big Changes In Analytics

23-Jan-2019 | Bonnie D. Graham

Midsize businesses are well-positioned for changes in analytics in 2019. Here's the proof.

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Digitalist Flash Briefing: Social Selling And AI: Human Or Robot (Part 2A)

22-Jan-2019 | Bonnie D. Graham

Breaking news: Artificial intelligence (AI) is finding its way into every aspect of B2B sales, especially social selling.

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Digitalist Flash Briefing: Artificial Intelligence: What's In It For Small And Midsize Businesses

21-Jan-2019 | Bonnie D. Graham

Today’s briefing offers a Q&A about AI for SMBs. Sound like alphabet soup? Not!

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Five Lessons From An 11-Year Old At A Startup Weekend

17-Jan-2019 | Imran Khan

You're never too young to learn valuable lessons about how to turn your idea into a successful business.

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Digitalist Flash Briefing: Meet Your New Customer – Generation C

17-Jan-2019 | Bonnie D. Graham

The digital revolution is disrupting the generation theory that traditionally defines customer persona categorizations. Check it out before it's too late.

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Digitalist Flash Briefing: The Social Behavior Of Honeybees Applied To IoT Systems

16-Jan-2019 | Bonnie D. Graham

Find out how cities and the Internet of Things can look to honeybee hives as a model for intelligent success.

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Digitalist Flash Briefing: Insider Secrets: Twitter For Social Selling (Part 2)

15-Jan-2019 | Bonnie D. Graham

If you’re not social media savvy, here’s the scoop: Facebook has the most users, LinkedIn is the de facto hub for serious professionals, and Twitter is in-between.

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Digitalist Flash Briefing: How To Talk To Your Customers, Not At Them

14-Jan-2019 | Bonnie D. Graham

Look at how marketers need to differentiate between talking to customers and talking at them.

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Digitalist Flash Briefing: Social Selling Insider Secrets: What’s In Your Toolbox? (Part 2)

10-Jan-2019 | Bonnie D. Graham

Despite the success of social selling as a modern B2B salesforce advantage, many companies still think it's a passing fad. Here's why they're wrong.

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Digitalist Flash Briefing: 5 C's Of Effective Performance Dialogue

9-Jan-2019 | Bonnie D. Graham

Learn the fundamental of developing an effective, ongoing performance dialogue strategy for your company's employees.

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Digitalist Flash Briefing: Insider Secrets: Twitter For Social Selling (Part 1)

8-Jan-2019 | Bonnie D. Graham

If you’re not social media savvy, here’s the scoop: Facebook has the most users, LinkedIn is the de facto hub for serious professionals, and Twitter is in-between.

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We’re Taking Off! A New Era Of People Analytics

7-Jan-2019 | Dr. Sarah Zelt

People analytics enables HR to look ahead, analyze broader patterns and networks, and personalize solutions to create value for employees and managers.

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Digitalist Flash Briefing: Streaming Vs. Downloads: The Current State Of Digital Content

7-Jan-2019 | Bonnie D. Graham

Take a glimpse at the state of the world of digital music content.

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Digitalist Flash Briefing: Adopting A New Manufacturing Mindset: Serving Customers In The Individualization Era

3-Jan-2019 | Bonnie D. Graham

Today’s briefing looks at how a new manufacturing mindset can shift businesses from mass production to mass customization.

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How To Protect Your Business Against Insider Attacks

2-Jan-2019 | Dakota Murphey

There are things every business can do to mitigate insider threats, whether they stem from negligence or malice. Here are four strategies to consider.

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Digitalist Flash Briefing: Social Selling Insider Secrets: What’s In Your Toolbox? (Part 2)

2-Jan-2019 | Bonnie D. Graham

Despite the success of social selling as a modern B2B salesforce advantage, many companies still think it's a passing fad. Here's why they're wrong.

Digitalist Magazine's Top Posts Of The Week [December 31, 2018]

31-Dec-2018 | Shelly Dutton

This week's top posts explain the mysteries of reindeer, elves, and machine learning; FP&A's resemblance to baseball; automotive's tipping point; and more.

How To Become A Corporate Entrepreneur

31-Dec-2018 | Dilipkumar Khandelwal

Entrepreneurship is not only needed in start-ups, but also in large corporations

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Digitalist Flash Briefing: How AI May Revolutionize Digital Advertising

31-Dec-2018 | Bonnie D. Graham

Hear how AI-powered conversational technology is boosting online business advertising.

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Digitalist Flash Briefing: The Intelligent Enterprise: Where Data Doesn’t Collect Dust 

27-Dec-2018 | Bonnie D. Graham

Today’s briefing looks at how to put dusty data to good use in the consumer goods industry.

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Digitalist Flash Briefing: Employee Experience In The Age of ML, AI, And Bots (Part 4)

26-Dec-2018 | Bonnie D. Graham

Is your organization driving employee experiences through technology yet?

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Digitalist Flash Briefing: Social Sellers Playbooks: Top 5 Do’s And Don't Do's (Part 2)

24-Dec-2018 | Bonnie D. Graham

Selling on social networks requires you to know what customers want to see, how and when they want to see it, and your own social media goals.

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Digitalist Flash Briefing: Three Steps To A Secure Cloud Migration

20-Dec-2018 | Bonnie D. Graham

Today’s briefing looks at how small and midsize businesses can have a secure cloud migration.

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Digitalist Flash Briefing: Employee Experience In The Age of ML, AI, And Bots (Part 3)

19-Dec-2018 | Bonnie D. Graham

Is your organization driving employee experiences through technology yet?

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Digitalist Flash Briefing: How Midsize Consumer Goods Companies Can Turn Holiday Cheer Into Sustainable Growth 

18-Dec-2018 | Bonnie D. Graham

Adopting digital capabilities can help midsize consumer products companies realize sustainable growth beyond the holiday shopping season.

Digitalist Magazine's Top Posts Of The Week [December 17, 2018]

17-Dec-2018 | Shelly Dutton

This week's top posts revealed blockchain's power in growing businesses, sound reasons to ditch spreadsheets, our favorite predictions for 2019, and more.

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Digitalist Flash Briefing: Social Sellers Playbooks: Top 5 Do’s And Don't Do's (Part 1)

17-Dec-2018 | Bonnie D. Graham

Selling on social networks requires you to know what customers want to see, how and when they want to see it, and your own social media goals.

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Digitalist Flash Briefing: Putting The Customer At The Center Of Your Supply Chain 

13-Dec-2018 | Bonnie D. Graham

Check out how today’s hyper-competitive digital marketplace requires putting your customer at the center of your supply chain.

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Digitalist Flash Briefing: The Mind Of An Innovator: Five Essential Skills For Innovation 

12-Dec-2018 | Bonnie D. Graham

Today’s briefing looks at the mind of a true innovator in our digital era.

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Digitalist Flash Briefing: Why Artificial Intelligence Will Make Work More Human

10-Dec-2018 | Bonnie D. Graham

Today’s briefing looks at how artificial intelligence is making work more human.

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Digitalist Flash Briefing: Camera, Lights, AI Action, And The Cloud 

7-Dec-2018 | Bonnie D. Graham

Hear how artificial intelligence has matured from fictional tech in futuristic science fiction movies to real business capabilities today.

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Digitalist Flash Briefing: Growing Candle-Making Business Turns Customization Into A Profitable Advantage

6-Dec-2018 | Bonnie D. Graham

Explore how a candlemaker saw the light and chose cloud-based ERP software.

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Digitalist Flash Briefing: Turning Digital Uncertainty Into Competitive Advantage (Part 2)

5-Dec-2018 | Bonnie D. Graham

Despite attempts at innovation to achieve digital transformation, many organizations continue to react to changes instead of leading change in their industries.

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Digitalist Flash Briefing: Social Sellers And Video: Look Ma! I’m On Camera! (Part 2)

4-Dec-2018 | Bonnie D. Graham

Videos are more frequently shared on social media as compared to written content. Here's the second half of this discussion.

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Digitalist Flash Briefing: Social Sellers And Video: Look Ma! I’m On Camera! (Part 1)

3-Dec-2018 | Bonnie D. Graham

Videos are more frequently shared on social media as compared to written content. Here's why.

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Digitalist Flash Briefing: How Fraudsters Find Weak Links In Employee Spend Areas

29-Nov-2018 | Bonnie D. Graham

Look at how changes in employee spending and regulations are costing organizations that have decided to “make do” with inefficient, antiquated processes.

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Digitalist Flash Briefing: Why HR Leaders Of Growing Companies Should Care About Data Management 

28-Nov-2018 | Bonnie D. Graham

Today’s briefing looks at the new role of HR and the importance of data management.

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Digitalist Flash Briefing: Turning Digital Uncertainty Into Competitive Advantage (Part 1)

27-Nov-2018 | Bonnie D. Graham

Despite attempts at innovation to achieve digital transformation, many organizations continue to react to changes instead of leading change in their industries.

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Digitalist Flash Briefing: Insider Secrets: Using Twitter For Social Selling

26-Nov-2018 | Bonnie D. Graham

Today’s briefing offers you tips on how to use Twitter for your social selling program. Yes, Twitter.

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Digitalist Flash Briefing: Thanksgiving 2018 And The Digital Supply Chain 

23-Nov-2018 | Bonnie D. Graham

Check out the commercial activity that enabled consumers to celebrate the U.S. Thanksgiving Day holiday this year.

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Digitalist Flash Briefing: How The Public Sector Can Provide A More Seamless Employee Experience 

22-Nov-2018 | Bonnie D. Graham

Take a look at how public sector organizations, such as those in the UK, can improve its employee experience.

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Digitalist Flash Briefing: Vertical AI: The Path to Enterprise Transformation (Part 2)

21-Nov-2018 | Bonnie D. Graham

The hype about intelligent technologies like AI has business leaders experiencing a mix of fear, wonder and hope about how it could revamp the enterprise.

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Digitalist Flash Briefing: Vertical AI: The Path to Enterprise Transformation (Part 1)

20-Nov-2018 | Bonnie D. Graham

The hype about intelligent technologies, such as AI, is creating a mix of fear, wonder, and hope as business leaders revamp their enterprises.

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Digitalist Flash Briefing: Ten Ways Small And Midsize Companies Can Strengthen Information Security

19-Nov-2018 | Bonnie D. Graham

Today’s briefing looks at how small and mid-sized companies can strengthen their information security against sophisticated cybersecurity threats.

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Digitalist Flash Briefing: Don’t Get Surprised By Your Digital Supply Chain

15-Nov-2018 | Bonnie D. Graham

Today’s briefing looks at how global supply chains helped 175 million Americans celebrate the Halloween holiday in style.

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Digitalist Flash Briefing: Demystifying The Role Of Chief Digital Officer

14-Nov-2018 | Bonnie D. Graham

Today’s briefing demystifies the role of the CDO: Chief Digital Officer.

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Digitalist Flash Briefing: Predictive Machine Learning Value: ROI Beyond Cool (Part 3)

13-Nov-2018 | Bonnie D. Graham

Machine learning and artificial intelligence strengthen the backbone of predictive capabilities to uncover hidden meanings in past data.

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Digitalist Flash Briefing: Four Technologies Manufacturers And Other Supply Chain Enterprises Can’t Ignore

12-Nov-2018 | Bonnie D. Graham

Today’s briefing looks at four emerging technologies that should be on the radar of manufacturers and other enterprises with supply chains.

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Digitalist Flash Briefing: Does Anybody Really Know Where We Are?

8-Nov-2018 | Bonnie D. Graham

The Internet of Things is connecting billions of devices, capturing reams of data. Where are these devices? Spatial analytics answers that question and more.

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Digitalist Flash Briefing: Social Selling And LinkedIn: Relationships 101

7-Nov-2018 | Bonnie D. Graham

LinkedIn is today’s primary B2B targeted relationship-building social selling tool, helping your salespeople find, qualify and close prospects. Here's why.

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Digitalist Flash Briefing: How Do We Run The World A Whole Lot Better?

6-Nov-2018 | Bonnie D. Graham

Discover how artificial intelligence and machine learning automation will continue to leapfrog our work and lifestyle efficiencies.

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Digitalist Flash Briefing: The Secret To Intelligent Finance Planning: Collaboration (Part 2)

5-Nov-2018 | Bonnie D. Graham

Attention CFOs: Your finance department can become a “smart” steward to drive fiscal and operational decisions for your entire business.

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Digitalist Flash Briefing: Machine Learning: Where Thinking Big Doesn’t Mean Being Big

1-Nov-2018 | Bonnie D. Graham

Look at how more small and midsize businesses are taking advantage of machine learning and other emerging intelligent technologies.

banking, customer journey, consideration, marketing

Phase 2 Of The Retail Bank Client Customer Journey: Consideration

31-Oct-2018 | Lance Senoyuit

The consideration phase is the period when potential clients have learned about your bank and begin to think about using your services

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Digitalist Flash Briefing: Blockchain: Farm To Consumer Is A Journey Of Trust

31-Oct-2018 | Bonnie D. Graham

Today’s briefing looks at the impact of blockchain on the global food value chain.

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Digitalist Flash Briefing: Social Selling And LinkedIn: Relationships 101

30-Oct-2018 | Bonnie D. Graham

LinkedIn is today’s primary B2B targeted relationship-building social selling tool, helping your salespeople find, qualify and close prospects.

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Digitalist Flash Briefing: The Secret To Intelligent Finance Planning: Collaboration (Part 1)

29-Oct-2018 | Bonnie D. Graham

Attention CFOs: Your finance department can become a “smart” steward to drive fiscal and operational decisions for your entire business.

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Digitalist Flash Briefing: The AI Gold Rush: Artificial Intelligence And Machine Learning

25-Oct-2018 | Bonnie D. Graham

Discover what you get when you combine artificial intelligence and machine learning: The AI Gold Rush!

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Digitalist Flash Briefing: Thinking Through The Diffusion Of Blockchain

24-Oct-2018 | Bonnie D. Graham

Today’s briefing looks at the need to think through new technologies in terms of their application.

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Digitalist Flash Briefing: New Work In A Superhuman Future: Are We Equipped?

23-Oct-2018 | Bonnie D. Graham

How do we define and shape new strategies of new work? Are we ready to accept a superhuman future?

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Digitalist Flash Briefing: Transforming Corporate Banking With Intelligent Technologies

22-Oct-2018 | Bonnie D. Graham

Today’s briefing looks at how intelligent technologies can help banks survive challenges from customers and competitors.

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Digitalist Flash Briefing: Why Big Banks Are Turning To Robotic Process Automation

18-Oct-2018 | Bonnie D. Graham

Hear how RPA – robotic process automation – can boost banks’ profitability.

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Digitalist Flash Briefing: Encouraging Rolls-Royce Power Systems To Create An Innovation Culture

17-Oct-2018 | Bonnie D. Graham

Today’s briefing looks at the unexpected benefits of an innovation culture.

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Digitalist Flash Briefing: Online Learning Platforms Lead Blockchain Integration In Higher Education

16-Oct-2018 | Bonnie D. Graham

See how blockchain technology is making higher education more effective, efficient, and affordable for all students.

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Digitalist Flash Briefing: Employee Experience In The Age of ML, AI, And Bots (Part 2)

15-Oct-2018 | Bonnie D. Graham

Broad workforce engagement initiatives no longer keep employees productive. Why not? Each worker needs exceptional experiences.

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Digitalist Flash Briefing: New Work In A Superhuman Future: Are You Equipped?

11-Oct-2018 | Bonnie D. Graham

We are often inspired by the speed of change and innovation to improve our daily lives. But in the meantime, we could be introducing significant challenges too.

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Digitalist Flash Briefing: Three Myths About Digital Transformation

10-Oct-2018 | Bonnie D. Graham

Today’s briefing looks at the myths around digital transformation.

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Digitalist Flash Briefing: What Is Customer Success Management? (It’s More Than You Think)

9-Oct-2018 | Bonnie D. Graham

Learn what customer success management really means and how it can help your business compete in today's era of the outcome economy.

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Digitalist Magazine's Top Picks [October 8, 2018]

8-Oct-2018 | Shelly Dutton

This week's top picks revealed data-driven, intelligent innovation; increasing supply chain velocity and visibility; finance-empowered sustainability; and more.

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Digitalist Flash Briefing: Collaborative Enterprise Planning: CFO Utopia? (Part 2)

8-Oct-2018 | Bonnie D. Graham

Collaborative business planning (CBP) is seen by many as a “Utopian dream." Why?

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Digitalist Flash Briefing: Ecosystems In The Digital World Parallel Those In Nature

5-Oct-2018 | Bonnie D. Graham

Discover what digital ecosystems can learn from nature’s ecosystems.

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Digitalist Flash Briefing: How To Foster Customer Trust In An Age Of Data Collection

4-Oct-2018 | Bonnie D. Graham

Look at how businesses can help customers trust the reasons for collecting their data.

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Digitalist Flash Briefing: Size Matters: The Big Deal About Big Data And Your Business (Part 3)

3-Oct-2018 | Bonnie D. Graham

The topic of Big Data has been gaining traction since 2010. What’s the big deal?

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Digitalist Flash Briefing: Design Thinking And Intelligent Technologies

2-Oct-2018 | Bonnie D. Graham

Learn how to harness design thinking to avoid the proof of concept trap when applying new technologies to your business landscape.

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Digitalist Flash Briefing: The Data-Driven Way To Help Vulnerable People

28-Sep-2018 | Bonnie D. Graham

Discover how the UK’s public services are handling the constant pressure to do more with less.

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Digitalist Flash Briefing: Regulatory Reporting: A Thing Of The Past (Part 1)

27-Sep-2018 | Bonnie D. Graham

Today’s briefing looks at whether regulatory reporting is a thing of the past.

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Digitalist Flash Briefing: Employee Experience In The Age Of ML, AI And Bots (Part 2)

26-Sep-2018 | Bonnie D. Graham

Broad workforce engagement initiatives no longer keep employees productive. What's needed is an exceptional experience with innovative tools and technology.

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Digitalist Flash Briefing: Collaborative Enterprise Planning: CFO Utopia? (Part 1)

25-Sep-2018 | Bonnie D. Graham

Collaborative business planning is seen by many as a “Utopian dream." Why this holistic approach to planning receiving so much buzz?

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Digitalist Magazine's Top Picks [September 24, 2018]

24-Sep-2018 | Shelly Dutton

This week's top picks clarify machine learning strategies, reveal the profitability of customization, empower women to use innovation as an advantage, and more

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Digitalist Flash Briefing: How Digital Tech Can Help Chemical Manufacturers Capitalize In The Circular Economy

24-Sep-2018 | Bonnie D. Graham

Discover how chemical manufacturers can use digital technology to join the circular economy.

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Digitalist Flash Briefing: When Digital Innovation Becomes A Factory Of Business Outcomes

21-Sep-2018 | Bonnie D. Graham

See how a factory setup model for continuous innovation is an imperative for businesses to stay current.

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Digitalist Flash Briefing: Employee Experience In The Age of ML, AI, And Bots (Part 1)

20-Sep-2018 | Bonnie D. Graham

Need to create exceptional experiences for your employees? Try innovative tools and technology like machine learning and artificial intelligence.

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Digitalist Flash Briefing: Must Chatbots Be Voice-Enabled To Improve The Customer Experience?

18-Sep-2018 | Bonnie D. Graham

Look at how the combination of conversational artificial intelligence and chatbots is transforming the retail customer experience.

Growing Candle-Making Business Turns Customization Into A Profitable Advantage

17-Sep-2018 | Rainer Zinow

Here's how a growing candle business saved time and costs and boosted operational efficiency by adopting a cloud-based ERP solution.

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Digitalist Flash Briefing: Phase 1 Of The Retail Bank Client Customer Journey: Awareness 

17-Sep-2018 | Bonnie D. Graham

Retail banking marketers can get a handle on the changing demands of prospects and customers. Here's how.

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Digitalist Flash Briefing: Size Matters: The Big Deal About Big Data And Your Business (Part 2)

14-Sep-2018 | Bonnie D. Graham

The topic of Big Data has been gaining traction since 2010. What’s the big deal?

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Digitalist Flash Briefing: Why Invest In Endpoint Security 

13-Sep-2018 | Bonnie D. Graham

Concerned with the rising risk and frequency of cybersecurity attacks? Fend them off before they happen with these endpoint security best practices.

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Digitalist Flash Briefing: Three Ways To Use The Cloud To Mitigate HR Challenges In The Industrial Sector

12-Sep-2018 | Bonnie D. Graham

Looks at how moving HR systems to the cloud can help the industrial sector meet the demands of the evolving workplace.

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Digitalist Flash Briefing: Creating The Intelligent Company 

11-Sep-2018 | Bonnie D. Graham

Today’s briefing looks at the definition of an Intelligent Enterprise.

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Digitalist Magazine's Top Picks [September 10, 2018]

10-Sep-2018 | Shelly Dutton

This week's top picks gave a talent management guide to growing companies, advice on putting money on purpose, data-driven ideas to the vulnerable, and more.

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Digitalist Flash Briefing: Voice: The Next Big Breakthrough In Enterprise Computing

10-Sep-2018 | Bonnie D. Graham

Look at how voice is set to be the biggest enterprise technology disruption since the smartphone, if we can overcome some practical difficulties.

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Digitalist Flash Briefing: Leading The Digital Platform Revolution Across Industries

7-Sep-2018 | Bonnie D. Graham

Today’s briefing looks at how the digital platform revolution is transforming companies in multiple industries.

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Digitalist Flash Briefing: Six Common Data-Security Blunders To Avoid

6-Sep-2018 | Bonnie D. Graham

Today’s briefing looks at six common data security blunders you do not want to make – again or ever.

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Digitalist Flash Briefing: Retail State Of The Union: More Insights Into Why Shop At A Mall (Part 5)

5-Sep-2018 | Bonnie D. Graham

More insights into why millennials and Gen Z are embracing showrooming, spending upwards of 10 minutes on a mobile to get more product and service info than spending a day at the mall.

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Digitalist Flash Briefing: Big Data May Be The Key To A Good Night's Sleep 

4-Sep-2018 | Bonnie D. Graham

Today’s briefing looks at how machine learning and big data may soon help you enjoy the best sleep of your life.

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Digitalist Flash Briefing: Retail State of the Union: Why Shop At A Mall? (Part 4)

3-Sep-2018 | Bonnie D. Graham

Millennials and Gen Z are embracing showrooming, where spending 10 minutes on a mobile gets them more product and service info than spending a day at the mall.

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Digitalist Flash Briefing: Is Segmentation The Ghost Of Marketing Past?

31-Aug-2018 | Bonnie D. Graham

See how the traditional marketing practice of customer segmentation can avoid obsolescence by making room for digitally augmented personalized marketing.

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Digitalist Flash Briefing: The Golden Triangle: Digitally Transforming Finance (Part 2)

30-Aug-2018 | Bonnie D. Graham

CFOs: As your organization begins a finance transformation, what to do first? The answer depends on whom you ask.

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Digitalist Flash Briefing: Top Four Challenges Facing The Construction Industry

29-Aug-2018 | Bonnie D. Graham

Today’s briefing looks at the multiple challenges facing the global construction industry.

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Digitalist Flash Briefing: The Big Deal About Big Data And Your Business (Part 2)

28-Aug-2018 | Bonnie D. Graham

The topic of Big Data has been gaining traction since 2010. What’s the big deal?

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Digitalist Flash Briefing: Size Matters: The Big Deal About Big Data And Your Business (Part 1)

27-Aug-2018 | Bonnie D. Graham

The topic of Big Data has been gaining traction since 2010. What’s the big deal?

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Digitalist Flash Briefing: How Blockchain Is Poised To Change Lending Forever

24-Aug-2018 | Bonnie D. Graham

Today’s briefing looks at how blockchain technology is poised to change the lending process.

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Digitalist Flash Briefing: The Golden Triangle: Digitally Transforming Finance (Part 1)

23-Aug-2018 | Bonnie D. Graham

CFOs, as your organization begins a finance transformation, what to do first? The answer depends on whom you ask.

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Digitalist Flash Briefing: Something’s Afoot In Manufacturing: Delivering Individualization With Digital Twins

22-Aug-2018 | Bonnie D. Graham

Today’s briefing looks at how digital twins are helping manufacturers easily deliver lot sizes of one to demanding customers.

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Digitalist Flash Briefing: How To Manage Diversity To Power Innovation – And Why You Should

21-Aug-2018 | Bonnie D. Graham

Take a look at how diversity has moved from being a “special interest” issue to a central driver of business success.

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Digitalist Flash Briefing: Why Automakers Are Turning To Resilient Lean

20-Aug-2018 | Bonnie D. Graham

Today’s briefing looks at why automakers are turning to resilient lean.

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Digitalist Flash Briefing: Predictive Machine Learning Value: ROI Beyond Cool (Part 2)

17-Aug-2018 | Bonnie D. Graham

Machine learning and artificial intelligence are strengthening the backbone of predictive capabilities as self-updating algorithms uncover hidden meanings.

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Digitalist Flash Briefing: Predictive Machine Learning Value: ROI Beyond Cool (Part 1)

16-Aug-2018 | Bonnie D. Graham

Machine learning and artificial intelligence are strengthening the backbone of predictive capabilities as self-updating algorithms uncover hidden meanings.

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Digitalist Flash Briefing: Making The Case For Blockchain In Retail

15-Aug-2018 | Bonnie D. Graham

Today’s briefing looks at how blockchain technology can help retailers engage with customers and run operations in ways never-before thought possible.

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Digitalist Flash Briefing: Food Industry Needs Tech Partner As Closest Ally

14-Aug-2018 | Bonnie D. Graham

How can your business help solve the impending global food production crisis? Here are some ideas that may inspire the next big innovation.

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Digitalist Flash Briefing: Six Tips on Using Geo-Targeting In Digital Marketing

13-Aug-2018 | Bonnie D. Graham

Check out how geo-targeting can help you get the most bang for the buck with your marketing dollars.

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Digitalist Flash Briefing: Self-Rating Gives SMEs A Complete Financial Picture For The First Time

10-Aug-2018 | Bonnie D. Graham

Check out a new rating-as-a-service company that’s helping small and midsize businesses accurately define their financial picture.

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Digitalist Flash Briefing: Eye Candy: How Visual Interfaces Boost Productivity

9-Aug-2018 | Bonnie D. Graham

See how a German startup is unlocking the potential of eye tracking and artificial intelligence (AI) technology for a whole new way of working.

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Digitalist Flash Briefing: Artificial Intelligence Is Changing The Translation Industry. But Will It Work? 

8-Aug-2018 | Bonnie D. Graham

Hear how artificial intelligence is expanding to include creating translations so we can instantly understand anything said to us in any language.

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Digitalist Flash Briefing: Social Selling Post-Training Momentum: Strategies And Best Practices (Part 2)

7-Aug-2018 | Bonnie D. Graham

Your staff may be excited about social selling training and enablement, but what happens when they return to their day-to-day jobs? 

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Digitalist Flash Briefing: Social Selling Post-Training Momentum: Strategies And Best Practices

6-Aug-2018 | Bonnie D. Graham

Your staff may be excited about social selling training and enablement, but what happens when they return to their day-to-day jobs?

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Digitalist Flash Briefing: Health Vs. Hackers: Cloud-Connected Cardiac Care

3-Aug-2018 | Bonnie D. Graham

Discover how cloud-connected technology promises to improve health outcomes.

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Digitalist Flash Briefing: Fast Vs. Big: Who Will Win In The Future Of Consumer Products?

2-Aug-2018 | Bonnie D. Graham

Look at how the consumer products industry can compete on speed, not just size.

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Digitalist Flash Briefing: Neuron Soundware: The Machine Whisperer

1-Aug-2018 | Bonnie D. Graham

Today’s briefing looks at the new concept of “sound as a service” made possible by Neuron Soundware, a Prague-based startup.

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Digitalist Flash Briefing: The Making Of A Citizen Data Scientist: Challenges And Hacks (Part 2)

31-Jul-2018 | Bonnie D. Graham

There are not enough trained data scientists to meet the need to improve efficiency and automate tasks. Here's how your business can overcome this shortage.

Digital Twin In Manufacturing: It’s Time To Challenge Conventional Wisdom

30-Jul-2018 | Chet Harter

Manufacturing companies are moving rapidly toward “systems of interaction” that mirror the events happening within their operations.

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Digitalist Flash Briefing: The Making Of A Citizen Data Scientist: Challenges And Hacks (Part 1)

30-Jul-2018 | Bonnie D. Graham

Explore how machine learning can help you overcome the lack of trained data scientists while improving efficiency and automating tasks.

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Digitalist Flash Briefing: The Living, Breathing Factory 

27-Jul-2018 | Bonnie D. Graham

Check out how automotive startup, arculus GmbH, is replacing the century-old automotive assembly line with a revolutionary modular-production approach.

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Digitalist Flash Briefing: Cognitive Technologies Help Media Companies Build Consumer Loyalty

26-Jul-2018 | Bonnie D. Graham

Today's briefing looks at how media companies are changing their business models to engage directly with consumers by adapting to a mass-marketing experience.

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Food Industry Needs Tech Partner As Closest Ally

24-Jul-2018 | Glenn Sawyer

Achieving sustainability goals necessary to feed the earth's growing population depends upon the intelligent and aggressive use of technology.

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Digitalist Flash Briefing: Car Insurance Of The Future: Determining Culpability Between Self-Driving Vehicles

24-Jul-2018 | Bonnie D. Graham

Let's take a look at a hotly debated topic: the future of car insurance. How will it ever determine the culpability between self-driving vehicles?

Digitalist Magazine's Top Picks [July 23, 2018]

23-Jul-2018 | Shelly Dutton

This week's top picks reminded us of the importance of choosing purpose over profit, using data to fuel the intelligent enteprise, funding digital investments specifically, and more.

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Digitalist Flash Briefing: GDPR For Dummies: An HR Perspective

23-Jul-2018 | Bonnie D. Graham

Get to know the basics of GDPR and how it impacts HR professionals.

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Digitalist Flash Briefing: Auto Industry Execs Share Three Road Safety Innovations To Keep An Eye On

20-Jul-2018 | Bonnie D. Graham

Today's briefing proves how three emerging innovations could potentially save the lives of millions of people on roads and highways around the world.

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Digitalist Flash Briefing: Five Reasons CFOs Should Consider Blockchain Technology

19-Jul-2018 | Bonnie D. Graham

Today’s briefing looks at the benefits that blockchain offers cloud-based business finance operations, many of which your CFO may not fully understand right now.

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Digitalist Flash Briefing: Retail State Of The Union: Surviving In A Radically Changing Industry (Part 2 )

18-Jul-2018 | Bonnie D. Graham

We’re at the intersection where newly emerging next-generation, tech-armed consumers meet the traditional legacy brick-and-mortar retail world. 

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Digitalist Flash Briefing: The Day After The Talent Leaves

17-Jul-2018 | Bonnie D. Graham

Find out how the definition of workplace “talent” is changing and how HR can plan now to mitigate any impacts when talent leaves the organization.

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Digitalist Magazine's Top Picks [July 16, 2018]

16-Jul-2018 | Shelly Dutton

This week's top blog picks explored the balance between digital hype and optionality, an effective way to motivate gender equality in IT, automakers that are becoming "resilient lean," and more.

Digitalist Flash Briefing: Should You Let Employees Personalize Their Job Descriptions?

13-Jul-2018 | Bonnie D. Graham

Society allows and encourages us to personalize almost everything to reflect our interests, style, aspirations and goals – except our job descriptions.

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Digitalist Flash Briefing: Retail State Of The Union: Surviving In A Radically Changing Industry

12-Jul-2018 | Bonnie D. Graham

We’re at the intersection where newly emerging next-gen, tech-armed consumers meet the traditional legacy brick-and-mortar retail world.   

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Digitalist Flash Briefing: The Realities Of Innovation In Manufacturing

6-Jul-2018 | Bonnie D. Graham

See how even the best-run manufacturing shops struggle with how to predict demand. Pre-built solutions could be the answer.

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Digitalist Flash Briefing: Does Anybody Really Know Where We Are? (Part 3)

5-Jul-2018 | Bonnie D. Graham

The Internet of Things is connecting billions of devices, capturing reams of data to be mined. Where are these devices?

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Digitalist Flash Briefing: Why We Must Rethink The Global Food System 

4-Jul-2018 | Bonnie D. Graham

Discover why we need to rethink the global food system to feed the 795 million people who currently go hungry each day.

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Digitalist Flash Briefing: Your Competitors Are Everywhere: How To Survive Blurring Industry Lines

3-Jul-2018 | Bonnie D. Graham

Blurring industry lines are challenging legacy organizations’ survival. Here's how you an use this trend to your advantage.

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Digitalist Flash Briefing: Digital Twin Excellence: Two Shining Examples

2-Jul-2018 | Bonnie D. Graham

Today’s briefing looks at how Internet of Things sensors are enabling companies to win big with digital twins.

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Digitalist Flash Briefing: Your North Star: Becoming A Purposeful Company (Part 1)

29-Jun-2018 | Bonnie D. Graham

An EY Beacon Institute study found that “a clearly articulated, [and activated] purpose helps organizations survive and thrive.” Here's why.

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Digitalist Flash Briefing: Zappos CEO Shows Exactly Why “Doing Good Is Good Business

28-Jun-2018 | Bonnie D. Graham

Look at Zappos CEO Tony Hseih’s leadership vision, which emphasizes happiness and social consciousness.

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Digitalist Flash Briefing: Memories At Your Fingertips: How Technology Can Improve Care

27-Jun-2018 | Bonnie D. Graham

Hear about advances in technology that are facilitating conversations between dementia patients, their loved ones, and their caregivers.

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Digitalist Flash Briefing: Getting Serious About Getting Paid: Your Company's Compensation Process

26-Jun-2018 | Bonnie D. Graham

Few things impact your employees’ productivity, engagement, and well-being as how you compensate them. Here's what they are.

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Digitalist Flash Briefing: Robots For Growing Manufacturers: When Innovation Goes Beyond Automation

25-Jun-2018 | Bonnie D. Graham

Check out the opportunities robots offer to growing manufacturers – and it's more than what you think. 

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Digitalist Flash Briefing: Digital Disruption: Threat, Opportunity, or Both?

22-Jun-2018 | Bonnie D. Graham

Welcome to the platform era, where your same-old, status-quo business model will not sustain you. How will you survive?

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Digitalist Flash Briefing: Virtuous Circles: The Circular Economy Gets Rolling

21-Jun-2018 | Bonnie D. Graham

The circular economy doesn’t just make sense from an environmental perspective; it is likely the only logical way forward as a business strategy.

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Digitalist Flash Briefing: Artificial Intelligence: From Novelty To Practical Workplace Application

20-Jun-2018 | Bonnie D. Graham

Explore what an intelligent workplace powered by artificial intelligence might look like. It may not be as daunting or as intimidating as you may think.

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Digitalist Flash Briefing: Does Anybody Really Know Where We Are? (Part 2)

19-Jun-2018 | Bonnie D. Graham

The Internet of Things is connecting billions of devices, capturing reams of data to be mined. Where are these devices? At the heart of GIS technology.

Top Ten Digitalist Magazine Posts Of The Week [June 18, 2018]

18-Jun-2018 | Shelly Dutton

This week's top posts explored new concerns for Big Data and analytics, digitally enabled customer empathy, ways to overcome a fear of tech adoption, and more.

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Digitalist Flash Briefing: Does Anybody Really Know Where We Are? (Part 1)

18-Jun-2018 | Bonnie D. Graham

The Internet of Things is connecting billions of devices, capturing reams of data to be mined. Where are these devices? At the heart of GIS technology.

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Digitalist Flash Briefing: Will There Be A Digital Twin For Everything And Everyone?

15-Jun-2018 | Bonnie D. Graham

Digital twins will radically change business models and industries as they evolve from concept to reality for nearly everyone, every service, and every network.

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Digitalist Flash Briefing: The Realities Of Innovation In Manufacturing

14-Jun-2018 | Bonnie D. Graham

Look at how even the best-run manufacturing shops struggle with how to predict demand. Pre-built solutions could be the answer.

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Digitalist Flash Briefing: Brands: Are You Growing Your Love Bank With Customers?

13-Jun-2018 | Bonnie D. Graham

Today’s briefing looks at how today’s brands can build a “love bank” with customers.

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Digitalist Flash Briefing: How To Overcome Your Fear Of New Technology Adoption

11-Jun-2018 | Bonnie D. Graham

Help your workforce overcome their fear of – or reluctance to adopt – new technology that can benefit your business.

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Digitalist Flash Briefing: Digital Footprints: Mining The Data In Your Operations

8-Jun-2018 | Bonnie D. Graham

Are you losing a week between the time you ship an order and the time you invoice, and hours daily on unnecessary process steps? Are your vendors slipping their commitments? Here's how you can fix all of this: process mining. 

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Digitalist Flash Briefing: Is Employee Burnout Fatal To The Workplace?

7-Jun-2018 | Bonnie D. Graham

Today’s briefing looks at the impact of workplace psycho-social risks and work-related stress – known as “burnout” – on the health of individuals and companies.

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Digitalist Flash Briefing: Social Commerce Will Change The World – Here's How To Get It Right

6-Jun-2018 | Bonnie D. Graham

Today’s briefing looks at what is known as “social commerce."

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Digitalist Flash Briefing: Optimizing Working Capital

5-Jun-2018 | Bonnie D. Graham

Responsibility for managing inventory, payables, receivables, and cash is spread unevenly across finance, operations, supply chain, marketing and sales, procurement. How can you achieve working capital optimization despite formidable challenges?

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Digitalist Flash Briefing: Growing Companies, It’s Time To Master The Numbers Game

4-Jun-2018 | Bonnie D. Graham

Today’s briefing looks at how many small and midsize businesses – SMEs – view the rise of data everywhere as a reality they can’t live with and they can’t live without.

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Digitalist Flash Briefing: Is AI To The Recruiter What Netflix Was To Blockbuster?

1-Jun-2018 | Bonnie D. Graham

Today’s briefing looks at how artificial intelligence enhances recruiting productivity, while keeping the essence of quality recruiting very human.

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Digitalist Flash Briefing: Four Key Ways The Travel World Will See Growth In The Future

31-May-2018 | Bonnie D. Graham

Today’s briefing looks at ideas about the future of the travel industry from Paul Pessutti, SAP’s Global Head of the Travel and Transportation Industry Business Unit.

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Digitalist Flash Briefing: Social Selling Insider Secrets: What’s In Your Toolbox? (Part 2)

30-May-2018 | Bonnie D. Graham

Is social selling a trend or fad? Here's some hard proof that this strategy gives the modern business-to-business sales force a tangible advantage over social laggards.

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Digitalist Flash Briefing: Technology Is Rewriting The Rules Of Retail

29-May-2018 | Bonnie D. Graham

Need more information before you dip your toe in the water or wade in deeper? Get all of the insight you need right here to get started.

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Digitalist Flash Briefing: Social Selling Insider Secrets: What’s In Your Toolbox? (Part 1)

28-May-2018 | Bonnie D. Graham

Despite hard proof that social selling gives the modern B2B sales force a tangible advantage over social laggards, many companies still consider it a trend or fad.

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Digitalist Flash Briefing: Five Digital And Mobile Trends You Should Know

25-May-2018 | Bonnie D. Graham

Need more information before you dip your toe in the water or wade deeper in your digital transformation? Here's a round-up of the latest digital and mobile trends.

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Digitalist Flash Briefing: Startups Face The Question: Is An ICO The Way To Go?

24-May-2018 | Bonnie D. Graham

Today’s briefing looks at whether startups should trust their future to the blockchain-backed initial coin offering “ICO” market or seek traditional financing.

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Digitalist Flash Briefing: Your North Star: Becoming A Purposeful Company

23-May-2018 | Bonnie D. Graham

How can your company navigate this chaotic world? Become a purpose-infused and experience-led organization, then activate your inspiring North Star beyond driving profits and shareholder value.

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Digitalist Flash Briefing: How Blockchain Technologies Can Impact Human Resources

22-May-2018 | Bonnie D. Graham

Check out how blockchain technologies, which are already impacting companies’ digital transformation journeys, will also impact the HR organizations and its processes.

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Digitalist Flash Briefing: Connected Vehicles: Hello, New World

21-May-2018 | Bonnie D. Graham

Vehicle connectivity will have a massive and positive effect on our communities, the environment, and quality of life. Translating connected vehicle world trends into consumable devices is a challenge, with exciting opportunities for young, talented, future employees to help transform the automotive industry.

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Digitalist Flash Briefing: Coffee Break Radio Express

11-May-2018 | Bonnie D. Graham

Vehicle connectivity will have a massive and positive effect on our communities, the environment, and quality of life. Translating connected vehicle world trends into consumable devices is a challenge, with exciting opportunities for young, talented, future employees to help transform the automotive industry.

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Digitalist Flash Briefing: Your Duty Of Care And The Increase In Traveler Concerns

11-May-2018 | Bonnie D. Graham

Look at the rise in global business travel despite increasing global uncertainty around unforeseen events. Hmmm.

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Digitalist Flash Briefing: Lessons From Machine Learning Fast Learners

3-Apr-2018 | Bonnie D. Graham

Take a look at how some companies are going all-in with their machine learning investments to win the greatest advantage early-on, according to an Economist Intelligence Unit and SAP global survey.

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Digitalist Flash Briefing: Blockchain Could Help Millennials Build A World They Trust

5-Mar-2018 | Bonnie D. Graham

See how blockchain could solve at least two of humanity’s most significant struggles: building an economic model that works on a large scale and getting past our suspicious human nature to trust each other.

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Digitalist Flash Briefing: The Future Of Machine Learning-Enabled Analytics

20-Feb-2018 | Bonnie D. Graham

Algorithms are taking over our ability to predict. Hear how predictive analytics, artificial intelligence, and machine learning will transform your business.

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Digitalist Flash Briefing : How Companies Can Stop Human Trafficking In 2018: Be Vulnerable, Act Now

12-Feb-2018 | Bonnie D. Graham

See what's being done to help more than 40 million people worldwide toiling in forced labor – many at companies that most of us do business with in some way.

Top Ten Digitalist Magazine Posts Of The Week [February 5, 2018]

5-Feb-2018 | Shelly Dutton

This week's top posts examined the value of sustainability-focused finance, the tech-driven butterfly effect, a new way to relate with customers, and more.

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Digitalist Flash Briefing: UX 2018: User Experiences For A New Generation

5-Feb-2018 | Bonnie D. Graham

As the world becomes more digital, we expect great experiences in every interaction. How will user experience designers keep up with our digital appetite?

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Digitalist Flash Briefing: The Promise Of Drones And Machine Learning For Oil And Gas Industry

31-Jan-2018 | Bonnie D. Graham

Explore how a partnership between drones and machine learning algorithms is helping the oil and gas industry operate better than ever.

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Digitalist Flash Briefing: Visualization, BI, And Advanced Analytics Improve Enterprise Financial Performance

30-Jan-2018 | Bonnie D. Graham

Digital transformation may be flooding finance with data, but CFOs aren't drowing. They're building a foundation for dynamic planning and strategic guidance.

Top Ten Digitalist Magazine Posts Of The Week [January 29, 2018]

29-Jan-2018 | Shelly Dutton

This week's top posts share AI improvements in wastewater services, retailers finding their mojo, the changing economics of higher education, and more.

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Digitalist Flash Briefing: Five Trends That Are Keeping Supply Chain Specialists Up At Night

23-Jan-2018 | Bonnie D. Graham

Are you a ”supply chain insomniac?" Find out if these symptoms are hitting too close to home.

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Digitalist Flash Briefing: AI Won’t Save Us From Pointless Jobs Unless We Let It

22-Jan-2018 | Bonnie D. Graham

Are pointless, meaningless work are hurting our culture’s emotional health? Better yet, could artificial intelligence save us from getting them?

The Future Of Global Businesses

8-Jan-2018 | VR Ferose

To enable global businesses, the next generation of software must be a powerful, efficient, agile platform that can support a great customer experience.

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Digitalist Flash Briefing: Will Komatsu And IoT Resolve Japan’s Labor Shortage?

3-Jan-2018 | Bonnie D. Graham

The world’s second-biggest earth-moving equipment maker is confronting Japan’s impending labor shortage by improving workforce efficiency and productivity.

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Digitalist Flash Briefing: Harnessing Financial Data With Dynamic Planning

2-Jan-2018 | Bonnie D. Graham

Digital transformation comes with many different steps and processes. How can you harness the vast volume of information and make it valuable? Dynamic planning.

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Digitalist Flash Briefing: Are Finance And HR Friends Or Foes? Shifting To A Collaborative Mindset

27-Dec-2017 | Bonnie D. Graham

The relationship between HR and finance is constantly evolving. But can these organizations find a way to work together?

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Digitalist Flash Briefing: Beyond Spare Parts: 3D Printing And Machine Learning

26-Dec-2017 | Bonnie D. Graham

3D printing is quickly gaining popularity. But for discrete manufacturers, it's much more than cool technology; it's a chance to become full-service heroes. 

Top Ten Digitalist Magazine Posts Of The Week [December 25, 2017]

25-Dec-2017 | Shelly Dutton

This week's top posts revealed an easier life for Santa, a new way of educating the future workforce, trends that could shake things up in 2018, and more.

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Digitalist Flash Briefing: Making The Smart Hospital A Reality

21-Dec-2017 | Bonnie D. Graham

Healthcare is getting smarter as hospitals continue to deepen their use of digital technology.

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Digitalist Flash Briefing: Future-Proof Your Business With Digital Solutions Now (Part 2)

20-Dec-2017 | Bonnie D. Graham

Tomorrow’s competitive edge requires rapid innovation. Find out how innovative technologies can help.

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Digitalist Flash Briefing: Future-Proof Your Business With Digital Solutions Now

19-Dec-2017 | Bonnie D. Graham

Tomorrow’s competitive edge requires rapid innovation. Find out how innovative technologies can help.

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Digitalist Flash Briefing: Disruptive Devices For The Digital Economy, The Digital Human

18-Dec-2017 | Bonnie D. Graham

Explore the digital gadget technology coming in 2018 that lets us get intimate with our brain’s workings and use our minds in new ways.

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Digitalist Flash Briefing: Perception Versus Reality Of Immersive Technologies

14-Dec-2017 | Bonnie D. Graham

Check out the world of immersive technology. Virtual reality. Augmented reality. Have we got good news for you!

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Digitalist Flash Briefing: Social Robotics Pioneer Cynthia Breazeal Builds Your Next BFF

13-Dec-2017 | Bonnie D. Graham

Will we one day adopt social robots that provide personalized education, support the elderly in their own homes, and encourage our health and wellness goals?

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Digitalist Flash Briefing: Small Business Marketing: Look Ma, I’m On Video! (Part 2)

12-Dec-2017 | Bonnie D. Graham

The traditional ways of producing and accessing marketing content are quickly disappearing. How can your small or midsize business capture consumers' attention?

Top Ten Digitalist Magazine Posts Of The Week [December 11, 2017]

11-Dec-2017 | Shelly Dutton

This week's top posts reveal the secrets to making our world more human, restoring public trust in healthcare, selling smarter with machine learning, and more.

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Digitalist Flash Briefing: Small Business Marketing: Look Ma, I’m On Video!

11-Dec-2017 | Bonnie D. Graham

The traditional ways of producing and accessing marketing content are quickly disappearing. How can your small or midsize business capture consumers' attention?

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Digitalist Flash Briefing: How AI And Bots Are Shaping The Banking Experience

6-Dec-2017 | Bonnie D. Graham

India’s most valuable bank is placing its bets on humanoids and chat bots to elevate their customer experience to a new level with a little sci-fi mixed in.

Top 5 Finance Blogs Of November 2017

5-Dec-2017 | Jean Loh

November readers showed interest in practical financial applications and strategies for technology investments. Here are the top 5 finance blogs.

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Digitalist Flash Briefing: Who Cares About Data Breaches?

5-Dec-2017 | Bonnie D. Graham

Hear how major consumer data breaches are consumers and the breached companies.

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Digitalist Flash Briefing: Two Steps Turn Blockchain Talk Into Action For The Financial Industry

4-Dec-2017 | Bonnie D. Graham

Traditional banks and financial service providers are talking about harnessing the powerful potential of blockchain technology, but when will they take action?

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Digitalist Flash Briefing: Smart Factories, Smart Cars, And Smart Drivers

29-Nov-2017 | Bonnie D. Graham

Everyone is talking about self-driving smart cars that are always connected. But where do they come from? Smart factories enabled by the automotive industry.

Top Ten Digitalist Magazine Posts Of The Week [November 27, 2017]

27-Nov-2017 | Shelly Dutton

This week's top posts explored the real meaning of IoT success, a new vision for healthcare, the future of modern marketing, and more.

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Digitalist Flash Briefing : Blockchain Meets Life Sciences

24-Nov-2017 | Bonnie D. Graham

Life sciences organizations globally are exploring how blockchain technology could disrupt traditional business models and processes.

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Digitalist Flash Briefing: Are Self-Managed Organizations Self-Delusional Or The Future Of Business?

23-Nov-2017 | Bonnie D. Graham

Check out why you may want to trade in your traditional command-and-control business culture for agile, self-directed teams.

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Digitalist Flash Briefing: Dulux Moves Beyond EDI

22-Nov-2017 | Bonnie D. Graham

Take a look how a business that decided to go paperless reaped an even greater benefit when it went to the cloud to digitally transform its supplier ecosystem.

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Digitalist Flash Briefing: Smart Contracts Bring A New Foundation For Binding Legal Agreements

21-Nov-2017 | Bonnie D. Graham

Smart contracts are getting seriously real now that blockchain is getting in the mix. Check out the possibilities.

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Digitalist Flash Briefing: Transformation In The Forest Products Industry

20-Nov-2017 | Bonnie D. Graham

Contrary to popular opinion, the paper mill industry is impacted by digital transformation as much as other industries.

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Digitalist Flash Briefing: Machine Learning With Heart: How Sentiment Analysis Can Help Your Customers

15-Nov-2017 | Bonnie D. Graham

An innovative technology that seems anything but warm and fuzzy is actually showing some heart when it comes to the customer experience.

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Digitalist Flash Briefing : How The Future Of HR Is Changing Small And Midsize Businesses

14-Nov-2017 | Bonnie D. Graham

Hear what HR needs to do to connect and collaborate with mobile, far-flungworkers who are no longer tethered to the "mother ship" in contiguous office cubicles.

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Digitalist Flash Briefing: Dynamic And Agile Planning: The Impact Of Real-Time Actuals (Part 1)

10-Nov-2017 | Bonnie D. Graham

The latest step in digital transformation for the office of the CFO involves instant access to actuals. 

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Digitalist Flash Briefing: How IoT And Connected Vehicles Are Redefining Fleet Management

7-Nov-2017 | Bonnie D. Graham

Explore the benefits of connected cars as they scale from an individual car owner to the complex world of fleet owners managing volumes of vehicles.

Top Ten Digitalist Magazine Posts Of The Week [November 6, 2017]

6-Nov-2017 | Shelly Dutton

This week's top posts told real-life stories of the transformative power of emerging technology – from the forest and the construction site to Wall Street.

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Digitalist Flash Briefing: This Ain’t Your Grandmother’s Utility Anymore

2-Nov-2017 | Bonnie D. Graham

New entrants in the marketplace are pressing traditional utilities to adopt new service delivery approaches or risk stagnant or declining revenue and margins.

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Digitalist Flash Briefing : Big Data Analytics: A Smarter Way To Mine

1-Nov-2017 | Bonnie D. Graham

The mining industry now has “virtual” gold – large and complex data sets – but they’re not easily mined.

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Digitalist Flash Briefing: Will AI And Machine Learning Spell The End Of Retail As We Know It?

31-Oct-2017 | Bonnie D. Graham

Look a topic that impacts all of us: the radical transformation of the retail industry as we know it, courtesy of artificial intelligence and machine learning.

Top Ten Digitalist Magazine Posts Of The Week [October 30, 2017]

30-Oct-2017 | Shelly Dutton

This week's top blogs revealed greater accuracy in the future of finance, top trends in industrialized manufacturing, a better way to pay taxes, and more.

The Millennial Conundrum: Why We’re Failing Our Employees

30-Oct-2017 | Marc Havercroft

If we continue focusing on millennials rather than working on the shared demands of all, we risk losing the invaluable experience all generations offer.

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Digitalist Flash Briefing: Future Of Retail In 5 Years: Trends In The IoT Digital Age (Page 2)

30-Oct-2017 | Bonnie D. Graham

Technology is influencing consumer behaviors and expectations in ways no one could have imagined. How will the retail industry survive a hyperconnected world?

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Digitalist Flash Briefing: We Were Kings (Or When Things Went To Zero)

27-Oct-2017 | Bonnie D. Graham

Nostalgic sorrow will, in the not-so-distant future, apply to many established players in the banking and insurance industries. Here's why,

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Digitalist Flash Briefing: Future Of Retail In 5 Years: Trends In The IoT Digital Age

26-Oct-2017 | Bonnie D. Graham

Technology is influencing consumer behaviors and expectations in ways no one could have imagined. How will the retail industry survive a hyperconnected world?

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Digitalist Flash Briefing: Boost Employee Engagement With Artificial Intelligence And Machine Learning

25-Oct-2017 | Bonnie D. Graham

Look at the many ways artificial intelligence and machine learning can help boost employee engagement. Is it really possible? Listen up!

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Digitalist Flash Briefing: How Blockchain Brought Trust Back To The Wine Industry

24-Oct-2017 | Bonnie D. Graham

Get acquainted with a new wine pairing: the old-world fine wine business and the new-world technology known as blockchain.

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Digitalist Flash Briefing: Machine Learning: Futuristic Sci-Fi Or Business-Critical Now? (Part 2)

23-Oct-2017 | Bonnie D. Graham

See why machine learning and the world of artificial intelligence are no longer the stuff of science fiction. It's time to take advantage it all.

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Digitalist Flash Briefing: Map Out Skill Development To Succeed In Digital Transformation

20-Oct-2017 | Bonnie D. Graham

Expand your employees' digital skills vocabulary that they need to know fluently – ML, AI, IoT, and more – to navigate the digital transformation path.

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Digitalist Flash Briefing: Is Machine Learning Futuristic Sci-Fi Or Business-Critical Now?

19-Oct-2017 | Bonnie D. Graham

Reality check! Machine learning and the world of artificial intelligence (AI) are no longer the stuff of science fiction. Here's why.

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Digitalist Flash Briefing: Answers To Two Burning Questions About Conversational AI

18-Oct-2017 | Bonnie D. Graham

Look at a current hot topic – conversational AI and digital assistants for your business – from the perspective of another hot innovation from back in the day.

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Digitalist Flash Briefing: Artificial Intelligence Is Anything But Artificial

17-Oct-2017 | Bonnie D. Graham

What's wrong with two digital technology buzzwords that you're likely using? They're widely misunderstood, erroneously used interchangeably, and underestimated.

Top Ten Digitalist Magazine Posts Of The Week [October 16, 2017]

16-Oct-2017 | Shelly Dutton

This week's top posts revealed why coders are the new cowboys, when is the best time for AI/machine learning, what's inspiring a green cargo system, and more.

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Digitalist Flash Briefing: Dynamic Planning And Analysis: The Finance Managers Guide To The Future - Part 2

16-Oct-2017 | Bonnie D. Graham

The Office of Finance needs to reconcile its function as it transforms itself

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Digitalist Flash Briefing: Dynamic Planning And Analysis: The Finance Manager's Guide To The Future (Part 1)

13-Oct-2017 | Bonnie D. Graham

Check out why the office of finance needs to reconcile its function as it transforms itself into a key partner for guiding the business into the future.

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Digitalist Flash Briefing: Why The Most Valuable Technologies Are (Almost) Human

12-Oct-2017 | Bonnie D. Graham

“Whiz-bang” technologies are helping companies digitally transform by making business operations more human. Sounds counterintuitive? Here's why not.

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Digitalist Flash Briefing: What Powers The World’s First Green Cargo System In Switzerland? The IoT

11-Oct-2017 | Bonnie D. Graham

Explore how Switzerland is undergoing an initiative for a greener, more efficient future – powered by the Internet of Things.

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Digitalist Flash Briefing : Is Downsizing A Radical Solution To Save Planet Earth?

10-Oct-2017 | Bonnie D. Graham

How far would you go to save out planet? Explore the possibilities of this groundbreaking idea.

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Digitalist Flash Briefing: Game-Changing Smart Cities Of The Future (Part 2)

9-Oct-2017 | Bonnie D. Graham

Let's continue the discussion on smart cities and LED lighting. Will this combination change the lives of over 70% of the world by 2050?

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Digitalist Flash Briefing: Data Is Your Most Valuable Government Asset

7-Oct-2017 | Peter Johnson

Get an in-depth look at the importance of data in government.

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Digitalist Flash Briefing: The CIO’s Cheat Sheet For Digital Transformation

6-Oct-2017 | Bonnie D. Graham

Today’s briefing takes us into the world of today’s CIO, whose role is changing and gaining importance in the enterprise, thanks to a new technology platform.

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Digitalist Flash Briefing: Game-Changing Smart Cities Of The Future

5-Oct-2017 | Bonnie D. Graham

By 2050, over 70% of the world will live in cities. How can the lives of concentrated populations become brighter?

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Digitalist Flash Briefing: Miniaturized Sensors Are The Tiny Engines Driving The Digital Revolution

4-Oct-2017 | Bonnie D. Graham

Explore the world of sensors as small as a grain of sand or dust, which is signaling the introduction of miniaturized sensors into every aspect of our lives.

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Digitalist Flash Briefing: Changing The B2B Customer Experience With Social Selling

3-Oct-2017 | Bonnie D. Graham

Today’s digital buyer expects to be a dynamic part of the sales process, not just a passive receiver of information.

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Digitalist Flash Briefing: Influencing Customers Through Personalization And Healing The Marketing-Business Rift

2-Oct-2017 | Bonnie D. Graham

A breakthrough discovery could soon heal the long-standing rift between marketing and the business caused by traditionally inaccurate methods.

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Digitalist Flash Briefing: Business Platform Revolution Unleashes The Killer API

29-Sep-2017 | Bonnie D. Graham

Today’s briefing looks at unleashing the killer API. Even traditional businesses outside of the tech world are becoming technology revolutionaries!

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Digitalist Flash Briefing: Changing The Game With HR By Moving Beyond Bias

28-Sep-2017 | Bonnie D. Graham

Pop quiz: How many unconscious biases are at play in the human brain – even yours – right now? 150!

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Digitalist Flash Briefing: IT And HR Work Together To Keep Employee Data Safe

18-Sep-2017 | Peter Johnson

Digitalist Flash Briefing: Take a look at the collaboration between IT and HR as their mission to ensure employee data safety.

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Digitalist Flash Briefing: The Landscape Of Finance In Cybersecurity

15-Sep-2017 | Peter Johnson

Digitalist Flash Briefing: Explore the landscape of cybersecurity and the need for finance organizations to engage in it.

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Digitalist Flash Briefing: How Finance Can Increase Cybersecurity

14-Sep-2017 | Peter Johnson

Digitalist Flash Briefing: Explore all the things that finance organizations should do to increase cybersecurity.

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Digitalist Flash Briefing: 3D Printing Gives U.S. Manufacturer A Leg Up On Competitors

13-Sep-2017 | Peter Johnson

Digitalist Flash Briefing: Learn how Jabil, one of the world’s largest manufacturers, integrates new technology with advanced manufacturing with great results.

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Digitalist Flash Briefing: Why $4.6 Trillion Was Left In Abandoned Online Shopping Carts

12-Sep-2017 | Peter Johnson

Digitalist Flash Briefing: Learn why online shopping cart abandonment is so prevalent and how to overcome them.

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Digitalist Flash Briefing: Transformation Pays Off For Digital Leaders

11-Sep-2017 | Peter Johnson

Digitalist Flash Briefing: Hear why digital leaders are saying that their digital transformation initiatives are paying off.

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Digitalist Flash Briefing: Top Technology Bets Of Digital Leaders

8-Sep-2017 | Peter Johnson

Digitalist Flash Briefing: Check out the technology bets that leading companies are making to achieve the most value from their digital transformations.

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Digitalist Flash Briefing: Why Great Leaders Prioritize Talent

7-Sep-2017 | Peter Johnson

Digitalist Flash Briefing: Consider the importance of prioritizing talent when helping your business become a great leader in the digital economy.

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Digitalist Flash Briefing: Digital Leadership Makes Changes Transformational, Not Incremental

6-Sep-2017 | Peter Johnson

Digitalist Flash Briefing: Explore the impact of successful digital leadership focused on making transformational changes, instead of incremental ones.

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Digitalist Flash Briefing: Digital Leadership Shatters The Technology Mental Model

5-Sep-2017 | Peter Johnson

Digitalist Flash Briefing: Discover how leaders in the digital economy are setting themselves apart by shattering the technology mental model.

Top Ten Digitalist Magazine Posts Of The Week [September 4, 2017]

4-Sep-2017 | Shelly Dutton

This week's top posts gave insight into blockchain-enabled supply chain, machine learning in precision healthcare, next-gen ERP for cloud-first firms, and more.

Fighting Poverty Through Financial Inclusivity—And Digital Transformation

4-Sep-2017 | Laura Fuentes

By helping people build their own futures through knowledge, digital technology is enabling Fundación Capital to be a powerful force for positive social change.

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Digitalist Flash Briefing: Digital Leadership And Digital Transformation Is About How, Not What

4-Sep-2017 | Peter Johnson

Digitalist Flash Briefing: Explore the meaning of digital transformation and how leading organizations instill a digital mindset across the organization.

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Digitalist Flash Briefing: Three Strategies For Driving Digitalization Across Your Business

1-Sep-2017 | Peter Johnson

Digitalist Flash Briefing: Explore the 3 strategies your business can use to drive digitalization.

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Digitalist Flash Briefing: What Employees Really Want From The Workplace Of The Future

31-Aug-2017 | Peter Johnson

Digitalist Flash Briefing: See what employees expect from the workplace of the future and what your company can do to engage them today.

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Digitalist Flash Briefing: Analytics Enables Holistic Healing From Forest To Pharmacy

30-Aug-2017 | Peter Johnson

Digitalist Flash Briefing: Take a look at a healthcare company that uses analytics and holistic healing to keep their customers healthy and give back to their community.

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Digitalist Flash Briefing: Products That Automatically Improve As People Use Them

29-Aug-2017 | Peter Johnson

Digitalist Flash Briefing: Explore the products that improve as people use them and what this capability could mean for companies that manufacture them.

Top Ten Digitalist Magazine Posts Of The Week [August 28, 2017]

28-Aug-2017 | Shelly Dutton

This week's top posts report a blockchain revolution for supply chains, the future of transportation, machines that are learning right from wrong, and more.

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Digitalist Flash Briefing: The Business Case For Diversity

28-Aug-2017 | Peter Johnson

Digitalist Flash Briefing: Find out new ways your organization can promote a diverse, inclusive culture and why it matters.

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Digitalist Flash Briefing: How Digital Technologies Are Improving Humanitarian Missions

25-Aug-2017 | Peter Johnson

Digitalist Flash Briefing: Find out how digital tools are helping to reinvent the future of humanitarian aid delivery.

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Digitalist Flash Briefing: Integrating Artificial Intelligence Into Your Business

24-Aug-2017 | Peter Johnson

Digitalist Flash Briefing: Today, we discuss how enterprises can determine the best way to integrate artificial intelligence technology into their business.

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Digitalist Flash Briefing: An AI-Driven Organizational Shake-Up May be Next

23-Aug-2017 | Peter Johnson

Digitalist Flash Briefing: Today, we will discuss how artificial intelligence might change the structure of organizations.

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Digitalist Flash Briefing: The AI Tidal Wave Is Coming To The Office

22-Aug-2017 | Peter Johnson

Digitalist Flash Briefing: Let's take a look at AI-human collaboration in the workplace.

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Digitalist Flash Briefing: Teaching Machines Right from Wrong

21-Aug-2017 | Peter Johnson

Digitalist Flash Briefing: Take a look at the human responsibility in keeping AI implementation on the ethical straight and narrow.

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Digitalist Flash Briefing: Six Changes Can Help Your Business Develop More Female Leaders

18-Aug-2017 | Peter Johnson

Digitalist Flash Briefing: Want more diversity in the workplace? Check out these tips that can help your business develop more female leaders.

It's A Phygital World

17-Aug-2017 | KC Krishnadas

Executives from India's TataCLiQ discuss how the company converges physical with digital retail to deliver India’s first true omnichannel customer experience.

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Digitalist Flash Briefing: AR and VR Enterprise Implementation Challenges

17-Aug-2017 | Peter Johnson

Digitalist Flash Briefing: the workforce and technical challenges of realizing the full business value of virtual and augmented reality.

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Digitalist Flash Briefing: Enterprise Use Cases And Benefits Of Mixed Reality

16-Aug-2017 | Peter Johnson

Flash Briefing: Today we’ll explore the promising potential benefits of VR and AR to the enterprise.

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Digitalist Flash Briefing: Growing Consumer VR And AR Experiences

15-Aug-2017 | Peter Johnson

Flash Briefing: Let's into the specifics of the consumer reality experience and what some companies are already enacting.

Top Ten Digitalist Magazine Posts Of The Week [August 14, 2017]

14-Aug-2017 | Shelly Dutton

This week's top posts explored the impact of AI on the oil and gas industry, military uses of 3D printing, next-gen tech winning over digital leaders, and more.

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Digitalist Flash Briefing: An Introduction To Virtual Reality And Augmented Reality

14-Aug-2017 | Peter Johnson

Flash Briefing: Explore the hype around augmented and virtual reality and the opportunities they can bring your business.

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Digitalist Flash Briefing: Why Savvy CFOs Are On Top Of A Cloud-First Strategy

11-Aug-2017 | Peter Johnson

Flash Briefing: Discover why successful CFOs are backing a cloud-first strategy.

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Digitalist Flash Briefing: What Healthcare Will Look Like In 10 Years

10-Aug-2017 | Peter Johnson

Flash Briefing: Let's talk about the future of healthcare and the technologies that will transform how hospitals operate and patients are treated.

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Digitalist Flash Briefing: IoT And Connected Infrastructures

9-Aug-2017 | Peter Johnson

Flash Briefing: Today, we’ll talk about the Internet of Things and how it can help create connected infrastructures and develop more smart cities.

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Digitalist Flash Briefing: The Core Actionable Tenets Of Engineering A Holistic Customer Experience

7-Aug-2017 | Peter Johnson

Digitalist Flash Briefing: Learn about the core actionable things you can do now to combine the best offline and online capabilities of the customer experience.

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Flash Briefing: Creating Multiscreen Omnichannel Experiences

4-Aug-2017 | Peter Johnson

Flash Briefing: Today we’ll take a look at how television-shopping giant QVC evolved their digital approach to create a multi-screen experience.

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Digitalist Flash Briefing: Customer Experiences Must Be OmniChannel, OmniNow, And OmniWow

3-Aug-2017 | Peter Johnson

Digitalist Flash Briefing: why it is critical for companies to build omnipresent customer experiences both online and offline.

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Digitalist Flash Briefing: Leveraging Digital Tools to Enhance the Customer Experience

2-Aug-2017 | Peter Johnson

Digitalist Flash Briefing: Find out how you can leverage multiple digital tools and channels to simplify and expedite customer order entry and delivery.

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What Is Learning: Surviving Or Creating The Future?

1-Aug-2017 | Pavlina Eneva

In today's digital economy, developing a culture of learning is more important than ever. Here are 8 trends to keep in mind to help foster learning and growth.

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Digitalist Flash Briefing: Using Social Media to Streamline Customer Interactions

1-Aug-2017 | Peter Johnson

Digitalist Flash Briefing: Check out how one company uses digital tools to engage their audience online.

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Flash Briefing: Reimagine Your Business Model For Exponential Change

31-Jul-2017 | Peter Johnson

Flash Briefing: Take a moment to explore the growing need for companies to reimagine their entire business model.

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Digitalist Flash Briefing: Machine Learning And The Rise of Smart Machines

28-Jul-2017 | Peter Johnson

Digitalist Flash Briefing: Today’s topic introduces machine learning and the rapid advancements that could revolutionize the way businesses operate.

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Digitalist Flash Briefing: The Next Moves For Blockchain

27-Jul-2017 | Peter Johnson

Digitalist Flash Briefing: Dive deep into the world of blockchain technology. Explore how this megatrend will likely reshape society through the next decade.

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Digital Breakthrough: How 3D Printing Will Blow Your Mind

26-Jul-2017 | Maria Estrada

3D printing has the potential to transform manufacturing by enabling fast, easy product customization. But it brings challenges as well.

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Digitalist Flash Briefing: Combatting 21st-Century Cybersecurity Threats

26-Jul-2017 | Peter Johnson

Digitalist Flash Briefing: Check out the growing cyber security threat landscape and an actionable approach that can help companies combat it.

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Digitalist Flash Briefing: The Future Of Learning Keeps Up With The Digital Economy

25-Jul-2017 | Peter Johnson

Digitalist Flash Briefing: Taking a look at the future of learning and how businesses might revolutionize education while driving innovation and success.

Top Ten Digitalist Magazine Posts Of The Week [July 24, 2017]

24-Jul-2017 | Shelly Dutton

This week's top posts explored 3D printing in manufacturing, the COO's new scorecard for the Internet of Things, the intelligence of future cities, and more.

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Digitalist Flash Briefing: The Evolving Opportunities, Issues, And Impact Of Drones

24-Jul-2017 | Peter Johnson

Digitalist Flash Briefing: Learn all that you need to know about the evolving, real-time opportunities, issues, and impact of drones from this 5-part series.

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Digitalist Flash Briefing: Turning Customers Into Promoters

21-Jul-2017 | Peter Johnson

Digitalist Flash Briefing: User-generated content can help improve a brand’s reputation, social engagement, and overall sales. Here's how.

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Digitalist Flash Briefing: Why 3D Printed Food Just Transformed Your Supply Chain

20-Jul-2017 | Peter Johnson

Digitalist Flash Briefing: Today, we’re talking 3D printing and how it could disrupt operations and supply chains in markets around the world.

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Digitalist Flash Briefing: The Vanishing Interface Of Talking Tech May Replace Your HR Department

19-Jul-2017 | Peter Johnson

Digitalist Flash Briefing: Today, we’re talking about eliminating bias in the workplace. More specifically, artificial intelligence can help.

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Digitalist Flash Briefing: Blockchain Puts Banks On The Digital Currency Back Burner

18-Jul-2017 | Peter Johnson

Digitalist Flash Briefing: Today we’re talking about blockchains and the potential implications they’ll have on banks and financial institutions.

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Digitalist Flash Briefing: How Chatbots Are Taking Over The Virtual Assistant Space

17-Jul-2017 | Peter Johnson

Digitalist Flash Briefing: According to IDC research, 20% of companies are already using chatbots to interact with their employees and customers.

Digitalist Flash Briefing: The Machines Talk Back – How Alexa And Her Friends Are Mastering Casual Conversation

13-Jul-2017 | Peter Johnson

Digitalist Flash Briefing: Today's digitalist insight is about how voice recognition technology is mastering casual conversation. Here's how.

Digitalist Flash Briefing: Work From Home – The Most Productive Move For Your Business?

13-Jul-2017 | Peter Johnson

Digitalist Flash Briefing: The solution to motivating employees may be the very thing that your millennials crave – a flexible work environment.

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Digitalist Flash Briefing: Integrating Messaging Apps With Your Business

22-Jun-2017 | Krista Ruhe

Digitalist Flash Briefing: The rise of messaging apps may be the ticket to engaging with consumers on the apps they're already using.

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Digitalist Flash Briefing: Not in the Blue Book, Hidden Value of Driverless Trucks

22-Jun-2017 | Krista Ruhe

Today we’ll talk about what you won’t find in the blue book: the hidden value of smart cars, more specifically driverless trucks.

Digitalist Flash Briefing: Your Front-Row Seat to the Digital Evolution

22-Jun-2017 | Krista Ruhe

This is your front-row seat to the digital evolution—the rewiring of the business and social world as we know it.