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Without eyes in the back of their head -- not to mention a few more hours in the day -- how are busy, spread-thin managers expected to see and recognize the achievements of all their people? Of course, there’s no way to make that happen without leaning on your team members.

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It’s not often I can get three hot topics into one post, but thanks to a discussion with the founder and the new CEO of 6sense, I can share some new insights for B2B marketers about artificial intelligence (AI), predictive targeting and account-based marketing (ABM). The one thing I probably didn't realize earlier on is how many applications and uses there are across sales and marketing.

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The result was correct but the hearing was astonishing. His only job during the parole hearing was to come across as contrite, repentant and apologetic.

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Traditional, long-established retailers feel much like sitting ducks today. Robin Lewis, founder and CEO of The Robin Report and co-author of the book, The New Rules of Retail, and previously VP at investment banking firm Goldman Sachs, says, “Some $2 trillion of corporate capital remains sidelined because businesses don’t see enough of an increase in consumer demand to justify investing that capital in growth.” But nobody is going to throw good money after bad to prop up failing traditional retail strategies.

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Before spending time and energy branding your next product or service, it may be time to think again. By taking the branding and marketing costs out of the equation, the company can offer these items for less than consumers can find them from most other sources, without compromising quality.

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The Relationship Between The Cloud And DevOps [0.18]

Posted on July 21, 2017, 12:30 p.m. by Forbes Real Time @ [source]

Most companies understand that if they want to increase their competitiveness in today’s swiftly changing world, they can’t ignore digital transformation. DevOps and cloud computing are oft-touted as vital ways companies can achieve this needed transformation, though the relationship between the two is often confusing, as DevOps is about process and process improvement whereas cloud computing is about technology and services.

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I’m not a big fan of the term “difficult people” because it assumes they can all be lumped into one category.

As an expert in workplace bullying, I often hear about difficult people like these.

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It's a simple question, but many people don't really consider the implications of asking.

If you aren't answering these questions, then there's a good chance that you'll never be able to step back from the daily activities and actually run an organization.

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Nissan is launching ProPilot Assist in America late this year on the second-generation Leaf and they want everyone to take particular note of the second word in that brand. In January 2017, Nissan’s then-CEO Carlos Ghosn delivered two keynotes just days apart at CES and the North American International Auto Show that focused on the company’s electrification and automated driving efforts.

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From the moment Ed Sheeran changed genres slightly and released “Shape Of You,” it was clear he had a monster hit on his hands, but the months that followed the high-profile debut of the track have shown that not only is the song a smash, it’s the sort of cut that makes history in many different ways, and in many different places.

The track has now dipped outside of the top 10 in Australia, but by living inside the uppermost region for as many frames as it did, it is now tied for the longest stay in the highest tier of any track in that country’s history.

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Bite the Bullet and Go Global [0.00]

Posted on July 21, 2017, 12:08 p.m. by The Global Small Business Blog @ [source]

 

How Retail Can Thrive in a World Without Stores [0.14]

Posted on July 21, 2017, 12:05 p.m. by HBR.org @ [source]

Historically, shopping has been a sensory experience.

Historically, shopping has been a sensory experience.

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15 Qualities of A Great Team Member [0.18]

Posted on July 21, 2017, noon by Biz 3.0 @ [source]

When you are part of a great team, going to work in the morning feels joyous and exciting. This is particularly crucial in the Information Age, where industries are changing rapidly and certain skill sets are becoming obsolete overnight.

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Although their communications are highly regulated, pharmaceutical firms are steadily adopting social media to reach and interact with consumers, potential new hires, and health care professionals. Overall, we were pleasantly surprised to see some brands using Facebook Live and videos, which you don't expect to see as much for a more regulated industry like pharma.

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And every chance brought forth a noble knight. We are introduced to multiple characters who serve as our surrogates to guide us across each battlefield, and in every case we feel emotionally and viscerally a part of the experience as much as is human possible by observing such things from afar.

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With the annual cost of college education rising steadily over the past 20 years, student loan debt has climbed to a jaw-dropping $1.34 trillion in the United States, spread out among 44 million people, according to New York Federal Reserve statistics for the first quarter of 2017. The only way to reverse this worrying trend is to enforce a clear and strict financial strategy that will allow college graduates to get out of debt sooner rather than later.

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Eight-and-a-half years since its birth, Bitcoin has overcome countless obstacles. While many blockchain events are dominated by men, nearly half of the summit attendees will be women.

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We know executive presence when we see it. Until there is a Harry Potter style magic potion for executive presence, there’s Jennifer Lee, a Director of Training and Development and executive presence expert.

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Drinking a sugar-sweetened drink with a high protein meal primes your body to store more fat, according to a new study.

Researchers found that sugary drinks decrease fat oxidation, the process that begins the breakdown of fat molecules.

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When you’re traveling for business, being able to get online can be crucial to getting work done.

So if you’re traveling for business soon, here is some info that will help you prep.

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