Data

It’s important for all business owners to pay attention to cyber-security, and this is particularly true for businesses in the healthcare sector. Hackers often seek out patients’ financial information in the databases of healthcare companies.

We have all heard the buzz word “blockchain,” but for the most part, it was more talk and proof-of-concepts than real working technology. But, don’t write it off yet, 2017 will be the tipping point where we will see widespread commercial use.

From helping consumers compare insurance quotes to fighting back against telemarketing phone dialers, artificial intelligence has slowly but surely established a home in the public eye that has become increasingly difficult to miss.

Imagine getting lost in a new city without a map or GPS. That’s the same thing that happens to a business without an updated data mapping software. Data mapping is the process of linking data from one information system of the business to a different data from another information system. To connect these data sets,…continue reading.

Technology is a driving force. If you stop and think about technology in your own life, you will see just how much you rely upon it. Your obsession with it seems minimal, however, when we look at the world’s addiction and dependence upon it.

Though the cloud is becoming the number one option for businesses and even general consumers, there is still a lot of mystery surrounding how it works and what it offers. To clear up confusion and make sense of the sometimes frustrating terms, here are the most common cloud computing questions and their answers.

Business is one of the most dynamic career areas to be involved with. There are always new concepts like market automation coming out and changing the current paradigm. Marketing automation is the notion that you can and will leverage the power of your computing systems in order to set your website and other online properties up to automatically respond or analyze a marketing promotion or a sales contact.

Businesses want to harness the abilities of data science to drive their own success, and this requires a highly qualified data professional. However, while there are many experts already in the job market or newly arriving, finding the one who suits your company and can drive real results is hard. New skills are needed, and data itself is ever evolving.

Efficiency is commensurate to success in the workplace setting. According to Forbes, 8 out of 10 businesses fail, and a huge part of this alarming failure rate is operational inefficiency. Imagine if tasks and processes ran smoothly from day to day.

Growth is something that every business desires, especially when the business starts out as a small business or a startup. It represents the realization of the potential behind one or more excellent ideas. The problem is that as many companies grow, they tend to become less efficient in the ways they function. This leads to waste, which leads to a reduction in profits and a stunted ability to continue growing.