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This blog discusses the complexities of doing business in a globalized world.
Our goal is to help both individuals and organizations successfully navigate the new global reality which requires improved communication across borders, increased collaboration to foster innovation and stronger operations to drive global success.
Category Archives: Social Collaboration
Non-native English speakers may feel hesitant to try social tools…but that needn’t be the case Worried your employees aren’t feeling passionate their jobs? There’s a good chance they aren’t, at least according to a recent Gallup poll cited by Steve … Continue reading »
Originally published by Russ Garland for The Wall Street Journal on Thursday, June 21, 2012. For a few years, bringing Facebook to the corporate world seemed cool all by itself but now the maturing Enterprise 2.0 movement is digging into the task of … Continue reading »
Originally published by John Castaldi for Business 2 Community on Sunday, July 15, 2012. To quickly scale training globally, e-learning surely is the answer. Today’s global landscape is driving this need. And … as organizations transition from instructor-led training to self-paced e-learning, … Continue reading »
Originally published by Mark A. Smith for Information Management Blogs on Friday, June 29, 2012. …Clearly retaining talent is critical to an organization’s overall success, including the cost and financial impacts. Techniques such as social collaboration can help enhance these metrics … Continue reading »
Enterprise Fluency™: a very real need for multinational companies and one that’s tailor-made for the cloud In my last post, we talked about the reasons that motivated SAP to acquire of SuccessFactors for $3.4 billion. Let’s continue that discussion today, … Continue reading »
Why the way we buy and sell business applications has forever changed The big news this past weekend was the $3.4B agreement for SAP to buy SuccessFactors (NYSE: SFSF), a leader in the talent management industry, and specifically a leader … Continue reading »
Is your global workforce helping your organization or holding it back? As companies expand across geographies, managing a global workforce becomes a major challenge. Companies need to have a plan in place to enable employee collaboration and communication in order … Continue reading »