futurists

What’s the Future of #SocialBusiness?

September 26, 2016 | Collaborat​ion

A #NewWaytoWork e-book by IBM asks @dhinchcliffe, @brianmoran, @chrisheuer and @CKBurgess. Whether in 1816 or 2016, human beings are inherently social creatures. We depend on each other for survival and company, for recreation and collaboration, for learning and vegging out. So when we say we’ve entered the age of social business, this isn’t to say ...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