Published By: Zilliant
Published Date: Oct 11, 2019
The building products / construction industry is more visibly representative of the health of the economy than any other. The avatar of the Great Recession may well be images of doomed projects on abandoned construction sites. As such, it’s unavoidable for leaders of building products distributors to experience market-induced anxiety as a matter of course.
2020 looms as the start of a new decade but many analysts fear it will also mark the end of the building boom. Recent indicators point to a slowdown at least. The existential question: what areas of building products distribution are ripe for reimagination, safeguarding against ambiguous market conditions now and in the future?
This whitepaper provides the answers with a playbook that reveals where margins and revenue leak in most B2B distribution companies and provides reimagined strategies for retaining and growing share through price optimization, deal management and costing guidance.
There is no question that security attacks targeting your organization will continue to grow and evolve. The question is, how can you respond to malware and other risks without unnecessarily constraining your workforce? How can you get beyond the fear and anxiety that leads to excessive prohibition, prevention, blocking, and excluding – so that you can use security technology to both protect and empower people?
The answer is with a multi-layered defense – one that uses advanced security technologies and sophisticated operational practices in combination to cover the full spectrum of threat vectors. This solution brief explores the growing importance of multi-layered defense in today’s fast-changing web environment, and key considerations in implementing an effective multi-layered defense strategy.
Published By: OutSystems
Published Date: Oct 12, 2015
The Ovum Decision Matrix: Selecting a Mobile App Development Platform Solution highlights what companies should be looking for in a MADP solution. Given the amount of time, energy, money, anxiety, and attention that is being aimed at enterprise mobility right now, this report is quite timely.
On May 25, 2018, per the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR), organizations with business ties to the European Union will need to comply to GDPR standards. The cost of non-compliance are stiff fines. The GDPR contains nearly 100 separate and nuanced articles that can be difficult to understand even if you are a data privacy expert.
This short primer is a cheat sheet to help both the data privacy expert and non-expert approach the GDPR with key takeaways. Download your free copy of “A Short Primer of GDPR Essentials” to learn:
*Financial Implications: The potential impact of a GDPR breach condition.
*Key Focus Areas: A "new considerations checklist" for data privacy experts. It can also be used as a basic "bootstrapping checklist" for those less versed in data privacy.
*People, Process, Tools: Tips to help reduce anxiety and uncertainty about how to operationalize GDPR.
Delivering a hit PC game isn’t easy. You’ve got to worry about frictions like slow downloads, unstable connections, and security flaws — any of which can cause players to abandon for good and doom your game to failure. Akamai’s Quick Start Guide: Global Game Launch, PC Edition can take some of the complexity— and anxiety— out of your next game launch. You’ll learn how Akamai can help you succeed at each of the four key steps of game release — Develop, Promote, Deliver, and Play — so you can keep your players engaged with a seamless, secure game experience.
More people suffer from anxiety than ever before, and it’s deeply affecting companies like yours.
Many organizations are stuck wondering what to do.
In this white paper, “The Triple A Threat,” we explore the Triple A Threat of anxiety, anger, and aggression. We’ll explain what impact these issues have on your workplace and your bottom line.
You’ll also learn:
? The debilitating impacts of anxiety, which can lead to workplace anger and aggression
? Why resilient employees suffer less anxiety and can rebound after a setback
? How to build a habituated, protective shield through proven prevention techniques
Resilience can equip your people with the skills to address stress and the challenges that work presents every day. With more resilient employees, organizations can dramatically reduce the threats of anxiety, anger, and aggression.
Setting clear expectations and guidelines around travel and entertainment
expenses (T&E) is crucial to establishing a healthy company culture.
Employees want to feel at ease laying out money for the company, feeling
confident they will get reimbursed quickly. Crafting a comprehensive T&E
policy and making sure it’s available to all employees is an important
first step, but a policy alone isn’t enough — a culture of anxiety and
mistrust can emerge from even the most carefully constructed policies.
Find out how can you reduce the risks (and anxiety) when upgrading your IT infrastructure to WS08 from two experts: Ray Weinstein, acting director on Windows Practice and Burk Buechler, Product Manager for Windows Server 2008 consulting services at Dell.
Read the results of Symantec's research on the psychology behind intellectual property theft by corporate insiders. This report addresses the organizational anxiety surrounding potential theft of critical data by employees and describes what is known about the people and conditions that contribute.
While money won’t solve every problem, almost 90 percent of consumers say nothing makes them happier than having their finances in order, notes a study by Northwestern Mutual. The problem is, only 28 percent of Americans are considered financially healthy. Not only that, but financial anxiety has been identified as the biggest source of stress among people in the United States—edging out work and relationships for the top spot
During a presentation, your confidence influences how receptive your audience is to your message. Sweating yet?
In less than a minute, your audience forms impressions of you and your credibility based on what you say and how you say it.
This brief by Matt Abrahams, communication and presentation expert, explores how you can shake your stage fright to present with confidence.
These emerging technologies and solutions certainly are not unique to financial services. But Stewart, a business director of security intelligence solutions within the SAS Security Intelligence
Practice, sees particular interest and application in AML circles.
"There remain a good number of manual processes within financial crimes departments in financial institutions, and AI can help automate some of those rote tasks such as document review or alert triage," he says. "Due to investments in technology, there is a lower barrier of entry for midsized institutions. "And finally, there's this anxiety over the unknown - those risks they are not able to detect, that may be hidden using traditional techniques - so they're hoping that more advanced, unsupervised learning techniques can be used to identify those edge cases or behaviors that are out of norm." In an interview about analytics and the AML paradigm shift, Stewart discusses:
• The new industry intrigue with artificial intelligence a
In this Webinar, you will learn:
- How Today's Environments Push The Limits Of Current Infrastructure
- Why Performance And Mixed Workloads Require A More Powerful Operating Ecosystem
- Key Recommendations and insights to improve architecture infrastructure performance and flexibility
Published By: Epicor HCM
Published Date: Mar 24, 2011
By implementing best practices for performance management, you can increase the likelihood that employees will be doing their best work possible while reducing the ineffectiveness of a fragmented performance management policy.
It’s time to say goodbye to the anxiety and disruption of
unexpected downtime. HPE Nimble Storage has proven
availability of 99.9999% across its installed base and
guarantees it for every customer and every array.
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Published By: Carbonite
Published Date: Apr 09, 2018
No one ever wants a recovery to go south—whether it’s your first or 50th time completing a data recovery operation. But your organization will experience a bit more anxiety when it goes to perform its first recovery using a new solution. If the phrase “successful recovery”, in your experience, has applied to only a few applications or a limited set of files, it’s understandable that you may be anxious the first time you test a recovery of your entire environment. Know this: you can successfully conduct a full recovery of your environment the first time as well as every time thereafter.
This is the challenge and opportunity that I face every day in my role: to deliver successful cloud recovery for my clients no matter what. While we never guarantee that a recovery will occur without some hiccups during the process, I can point to the fact that every cloud recovery that I have overseen has met our agreed upon service levels whether that guarantee is for a 1-hour recovery, a 24-hour rec
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