Tag: Deliver

Two-thirds of organizations failing to deliver business impact from analytics investments

Research from TDWI and ThoughtSpot, the leader in search & AI-driven analytics, reveals the emergence of a new generation of business analysts as organizations modernize their analytics capabilities and aim to unlock the value of ever increasing amounts of data. 

The report, “The Modern Analyst: Meeting Tomorrow’s Challenge” surveys 430 data and analytics professionals including six industry sectors in North America, Europe, and Asia Pacific. The study found that analysts at most organizations are not reporting success from their analytics projects. To do so, analysts must evolve their role to empower others, namely nontechnical business users to understand data, uncover insights on their own, and improve decision-making. In the process, these analysts will be able to upskill, focus on more strategic business initiatives, and unlock new career opportunities.

The research also says that enterprises aren’t fully tapping the value of their analysts. Simultaneously, analysts want to be delivering greater impact

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Capco Announces Strategic Partnership with IGM Financial to Deliver Exceptional Client and Advisor Experiences

IGM is the first major organization to leverage Capco’s innovative, cloud-based digital and automation solution, PlatformZeroSM

Capco, the global management and technology consultancy, announces a strategic partnership with IGM Financial Inc. (IGM.TO), a leading wealth and asset management company. The partnership will enable IGM to deliver market-leading client and advisor experiences through end-to-end digitization and process automation.

The centerpiece of this partnership features Capco onboarding IGM as a charter client on PlatformZero, its fully cloud-based digital and automation solution for financial services.

“As part of our ongoing digital transformation, we selected Capco’s PlatformZero to help us seamlessly automate our core business processes from end-to-end. This is an important capability for our clients, advisors and operations teams. The solution leverages and integrates our previous investments in mobile and digital technologies through Salesforce and the consolidated, modern dealer platform R-Broker from Broadridge (NYSE: BR),” said Mike Dibden, COO of

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4 Business Services Stocks Poised to Deliver Stellar Q3 Results

In the third quarter of 2020, amid coronavirus-induced market uncertainty across the globe, the business services space benefited from increasing adoption and success of the work-from-home model, rising demand for risk mitigation and consulting services, and expertise to improve operational efficiency and reduce costs

Figures That Validate This Growth

With the U.S. economy recovering gradually, both manufacturing and non-manufacturing activities have been gathering steam, thereby boosting demand environment for services like consulting, outsourcing, business-information, advertising and marketing. Per the forecast by the Federal Open Market Committee meeting on Sep 16, U.S. GDP is expected to contract 3.7% in 2020 and rebound up to a record 4% in 2021. Growth could be 3% in 2022 and 2.5% in 2023.

Notably, economic activity in the manufacturing sector expanded 1.8% from July to August as the PMI measured by Institute for Supply Management (ISM) touched 56%. This is the fourth consecutive month of

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JobMaker Digital Business Plan to deliver faster internet

Funding for 5G trials and testbeds are on offer for Australia’s private sector under the Federal Government’s new JobMaker Digital Business Plan.

The plan, announced on Monday, aims to provide training, develop systems and establish needed infrastructure to support a greater adoption of new technologies for businesses and consumers.

By doing so, the Federal Government believes business costs will fall, consumer choice will be enhanced, and businesses will have greater flexibility interacting with customers and shareholders.

It will invest almost $800 million in new initiatives, including $22.1 million in grant funding to support the private sector to invest in 5G trials and testbeds.

A further $7.1 million will be invested in accelerating 5G while telecommunications companies will be allowed to pay by instalments for the next spectrum auction, freeing up capital for investment.

Prime Minister Scott Morrison said this year’s budget would support businesses to recover from the pandemic.

“The

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Trimble Releases WorksOS to Deliver Real-Time Jobsite Progress to Plan

SUNNYVALE, Calif., Sept. 28, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — Trimble (NASDAQ:TRMB) announced today the availability of Trimble® WorksOS, a Software-as-a-Service (SaaS) solution previewed at ConExpo in March 2020. WorksOS seamlessly integrates design data from the office with machine control data from Trimble to deliver real-time progress and productivity updates for the entire jobsite.

Better field data enables construction project managers to monitor live compaction and volume metrics during the earthworks process to easily track work completed and work remaining on jobsites, measure progress versus the site design using productivity data and see data by location and machine. 

“Construction projects are becoming increasingly complex and companies are struggling to obtain actionable and timely data back from the field. This data disconnect leads to reduced productivity and unmanaged costs,” said Patrick Stevenson, general manager, civil construction software, Trimble. “Trimble WorksOS provides them with real-time field data so they can maximize overall

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Medis Selects Veeva CRM to Deliver Personalized Experiences to Healthcare Professionals

Complete view of the customer enables field teams to drive relevant, timely, and compliant engagement across all channels

BARCELONA, Spain–(BUSINESS WIRE)–
Veeva Systems (NYSE:VEEV) today announced that Medis has switched to multichannel Veeva CRM in 15 countries across Central and Eastern Europe to advance its commercial strategy and drive more efficient and effective interactions with healthcare professionals (HCPs).

“Veeva CRM gives our teams a flexible solution that adapts to the unique go to market strategies of every customer,” said Kristina Jerič, multichannel implementation lead at Medis. “Now, our field teams can get the customer insights they need to quickly drive targeted, relevant interactions with HCPs.”

Medis is a leading independent medical marketing company that specializes in the commercialization of innovative pharmaceutical products. The company needed a CRM solution to effectively execute their customers’ commercial and medical strategies with speed and compliance. With Veeva CRM, Medis can now efficiently

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NBTeam Consulting Becomes an SAP Concur Partner to Deliver Industry-Leading Expense Management Solutions

MIAMI, Sept. 21, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — NBTeam Consulting becomes an SAP Concur Partner to offer its customers the world’s leading travel, expense, and invoice management solutions. NBTeam will provide the most advanced solutions to integrate travel, expense, and invoice processes, using the latest automated technology. Through the SAP Concur agreement, NBTeam will deliver spend management solutions that enable customers to achieve their productivity goals with the best automation and integration, employee experience, and spend visibility solutions in the market.

The agreement brings together SAP Concur spend management solutions with the experience of NBTeam professionals, including in-depth knowledge of the challenges state and local governments, higher education, and K-12 confront today. NBTeam aims to help state and local governments, contractors, and many others optimize and modernize their expense, travel, and invoicing

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JinkoSolar is Invited to Deliver a Key Note Speech at the Climate Week NYC

SHANGHAI, Sept. 21, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — JinkoSolar Holding Co., Ltd. (NYSE: JKS) (“JinkoSolar”), an innovative global solar module manufacturer today announced that it has been invited as a speaker to The Climate Week NYC, which is biggest climate summit taking place in 2020, organized by the Climate Group and hosted in association with the United Nations and the City of New York.

In particular, JinkoSolar will participate in the RE100 Members Forum, an exclusive event which will celebrate all the RE100 member companies for the many ways they’ve accelerated the transition to a renewables-based electricity system. RE100 is an initiative that brings together the world’s more influential companies committed to power all of their operations with 100% renewable energy sources, and JinkoSolar was the first module supplier to join this green initiative. In fact, as an active leader in the global dialogue on clean energy transition, JinkoSolar has

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Choose Scrum Master Certification to develop and deliver products | Malawi Nyasa Times

One of the best ways to deal with the development, delivery and maintenance of complex products that are related to the field of software development is the Scrum Master Certification, which is the use of an agile framework not only in the field of software development but also in other fields such as marketing and advanced technologies, research, and sales. With the help of this certification, you will get to learn more about the skills important for project management and other aspects of technological processes.

 

Things you get to learn

While you work in the field of technology, teamwork is crucial as it holds up the entire company. With Scrum master certification, you will get a chance to come across the various aspects of organisational techniques and procedures. It is an agile framework where you will get a thorough understanding of testing and development in the field of software. With

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UPS: New CEO, New Strategy To Deliver Sustainable Alpha (NYSE:UPS)

Introduction – following a tried and true playbook

Not following its usual practice, UPS (UPS) appointed a board member as CEO as of June 1: Carol Tome, the long-serving CFO of Home Depot (HD). This former banker helped lead HD through the aftermath of the housing bust. From a Great Recession low below $20, HD has soared above $275, while paying steadily rising dividends. The strategy there was to more or less freeze the store count, not expand into Europe, Asia or South America, and focus on optimizing operations. Operating margins rose, and HD was relatively early in emulating Amazon (AMZN) in utilizing technology in the service of selling “stuff.” I discussed this point two years ago in How Home Depot Is Moving Toward Tech To Drive Alpha.

HD’s recovery from the Great Recession and entry into a strong bull phase stemmed from optimizing its assets; becoming better rather than

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