Archives for: July 30th, 2015

Why Peer Relationships Are Critical To The Modern Work Experience

Written by Jen Garofalo on 30/07/2015

Over 70% of full time employees will end up spending more time with their coworkers than their actual families.  This creates numerous opportunities for new experiences and memories with your fellow coworkers.  Our infographic below highlights how peer relationships in the workplace affect employee engagement and why they are so important today

CIOs are cutting back on the number of ‘strategic’ vendors they use

Written by Adam Dennison on 30/07/2015

IT vendors need to learn more about CIO challenges and business goals if they want to achieve the exalted ‘strategic partner’ status. How many truly strategic vendor partners do you have? What does it take for them to earn that status? While every enterprise tech vendor may strive for that elevated level of importance to […]

Security Breaches Not Limited to Big Retailers, Cybercrime Spree Continues

Written by IDG on 20/07/2015

Is it Cybersecurity or Cyber-insecurity? CSO’s 2015 U.S. State of Cybercrime Survey results indicate that despite years of reports saying organizations are increasing their resources allocated to preventing cybercrime, 76% are more concerned about cybersecurity events in 2015 than ever before, a sharp increase from the 59% who were more concerned in 2014. A closer […]

Trending: “Links” to Content Marketing Success

Written by IDG on 20/07/2015

70% of B2B marketers are creating more content than they did one year ago*. With so much content being shared, incorporating techniques to help make your content stand out is crucial. A recent article on the Content Marketing Institute site describes how to elevate the ranking of content, without SEO. The tip is using links. […]

What Tech Marketers Want

Written by IDG on 16/07/2015

More than 9 in 10 senior technology marketers believe that it’s critical or very important that their media partners deliver on promises (92%) and demonstrate reach into key targets (91%), according to a new study from IDG Research Services. Beyond those top values, tech marketers are also looking for…Read More

UC&C ROI: Fueling Business Advancement

Written by IDG on 13/07/2015

As organizations expand their business through new tech implementations, IT decision-makers (ITDMs) continue to recognize the need for unified communications and collaboration (UC&C) tools. A recent IDG Enterprise Unified Communications & Collaboration Study revealed that 55% of organizations currently use or run UC&C solutions – with a greater percentage coming from enterprises (defined as organizations […]

Cisco’s Former CEO: Delivering on the Vision

Written by John Gallant on 13/07/2015

Cisco’s John Chambers recently handed the reigns of CEO to Chuck Robbins, but not before I spoke with him about the company’s direction and its ambition of making Cisco the No.1 IT company. He discussed how they are delivering on that vision by forging ahead with its key market initiatives. Chambers will remain the company’s […]