Top Ten Digitalist Magazine Posts Of The Week [February 29, 2016]

Shelly Dutton

On the Digitalist Magazine site, we deliver the top blogs, news, and featured content for professionals looking to grow and gain a competitive business advantage.300w x 200h
We cover hot topics and thought leadership on mobile applications, cloud computing, Big Data, real-time analytics, and the top challenges facing executives and leaders in sales and marketing, finance, human resources, and much, much more.

Each week on the Digitalist Magazine site, we curate and publish the top ten posts of the week from across our content categories. We hope you find these articles valuable, informative, and interesting.

What Are Other CFOs Thinking – In Your Part Of The World And Globally? (Part 1)
By Babak Ghoreyshi@babakgho

CFOs are excited and engaged, embracing their mandate to be key strategic players, and enthusiastically looking to the future. That’s the optimistic news coming out of this recent survey from CFO Publishing and SAP.

Which Country Uses Smartphones The Most?
By Danielle Beurteaux

According to recent research from the Pew Research Center,  the digital divide remains, but not in the way most people think. Look at the top five, and see what makes smartphones so popular in these countries.

A New Way To Find A Job In The Digital Economy, If You’re Really Good
By Danielle Beurteaux

The speeding-dating model of hiring isn’t for everyone, or every industry. But, why drag out the process? After all, many recruiters make decisions on candidates’ potential within the first minutes after meeting them.

What Are Other CFOs Thinking – In Your Part Of The World And Globally? (Part 2)
By Babak Ghoreyshi@babakgho

How will finance help organizations adapt and change? How can CFOs help their teams prepare for the future? Find answers to these common questions and more in this recent survey from CFO Publishing and SAP.

IT Trends That Matter For 2016
By Hu Yoshida

Each year, analysts predict some of the upcoming trends in the technology industry. Here is a look at some of the IT trends that matter for 2016, according to Hu Yoshida, chief technology officer at Hitachi Data Systems (HDS).

Digital To The Core: Human Experience Fuels Digital Transformation
By Daniel Newman@danielnewmanUV

Every organization needs more than a 3D printer, a cloud solution, or a mobile device policy to truly transform. It needs to undergo an entire cultural shift. Here’s why.

Personalized Medicine And Big Data: Opportunities And Pitfalls Of IT Innovation
By Greg McStravick

How do health providers pull together, analyze, and report information from routine sequencing of the human genome, biometric data from wearables and connected devices, and the Internet of Things? Find out the latest about the challenges and opportunities of technology in healthcare.

Companies Learn How To Run Their Businesses “Live”
By Emily Porro

As businesses continue to transform and evolve around the digital economy, cloud-based Big Data solutions are becoming critical to offering insights that improve decision-making – even in the boardroom.

Blockchain: Poised To Change The Banking System
By Chris Skinner

Most of the banking industry is not taking the blockchain seriously, in part because they don’t understand it. What do they risk? Being acquired or failing just because they didn’t invest in it. Explore why this technology is so important.

#SB50Disrupt: “Chief Disruption Officer” Explains How Little Bets Can Lead To Digital Transformation
By Federica De Monte

Everyone seems to have a different definition of “digital transformation.” But the consensus is clear: Digital technologies are creating huge opportunities to reimagine business models, customer relationships, and goods production. Here’s proof.