Why IBM Verse

May 16, 2016 | Collaborat​ion

In the Constellation Research report “Collaboration Vendors Shaping the Future of Work,” we highlight 18 software vendors with standout visions for improving the way people use communication and collaboration software. The vendors in the report are not necessarily the market leaders in terms of revenue or overall functionality, but they each are developing innovative solutions focused ...read more

Artificial Intelligence and the Future of Work, Part 2

April 1, 2016

Gloria Lombardi speaks with software startup advisor Steve Ardire to explore the state of Artificial Intelligence (AI) and its implications for the future of work. In Part 1 of this post, we covered the meaning of AI vs. machine intelligence and how AI will affect the future of work. Now we turn our attention to ...read more

The Future of Big Data, Analytics & Social Business

March 14, 2016 | Data & Analytics

There’s no question that technology has forever transformed how people work. Employees enjoy a flexible, collaborative work environment and, thanks to workforce analytics, employers have access to the data they need to make hiring decisions, build effective teams and improve organizational efficiency. Today’s innovations are often tomorrow’s dinosaurs so it is exciting to think about ...read more

Balancing Analytics and Privacy

March 7, 2016 | Collaborat​ion

Today’s remote workforce model means employees can function virtually anywhere, which has benefits for workers and their employers. With that workforce comes an increased reliance on online communication tools, which can provide valuable talent and workforce analytics. But as organizations tap into those insights, the line between private and public blurs. As companies try to ...read more

Collaborative Technology’s Impact on the Workplace

February 29, 2016 | Collaborat​ion

Collaboration has always been a critical business function; exchanging ideas, best practices and information for the benefit of company and customers alike. But with a mobile workforce scattered across the globe, holding face–to-face exchanges across a conference room table is rarely realistic. So how do organizations build a culture of collaboration and a sense of ...read more