Make your employees happier, increase their performance and reduce IT support costs by upgrading to a Latitude 5470.
Dell partnered with Principled Technologies to create three productivity-based workflows to see how quickly the new Dell Latitude E5470 laptop powered by the latest 6th generation Intel® Core™ i5-6300U processor performed compared to previous generations.
• Starting computer and programs is 33% faster
• Opening/using several applications at one time is 29% faster
• Preparing a video is 18% faster
How do these substantial performance improvements pay for themselves and make your employees happier? Read on.
Flexible work arrangements (FWAs) can come in many forms, including telecommuting, compressed workweeks and flexible scheduling that allows employees to perform tasks outside of core business hours. Improvements in technology have made FWAs possible for a broader segment of the labor force, but some of these arrangements have yet to achieve widespread acceptance in many organizations’ workplace cultures. However, SHRM research shows that participation in some FWAs has risen in recent years, and these measures have yielded positive results for companies’ recruitment and retention efforts, as well as their employees’ development and productivity.
The retail market is growing, presenting employees with more opportunities to find jobs that provide training, development and career progression-something today’s workforce demands. With improvement in the retail sector comes increased pressure to win the war for talent. This three-step checklist will help you identify your talent management strengths and weaknesses so you can recruit and retain the best people.
NetScaler MobileStream™ technology from Citrix enables enterprises to do more than simply get by when it comes to the performance and security of mobile workspaces. Building on the gains derived from the core set of NetScaler functionality, NetScaler MobileStream combines a suite of multi-layer optimizations purpose-built to accelerate mobile service delivery with an essential collection of secure access and threat protection capabilities for mobile computing. The result is a unified solution that not only provides the peace of mind IT needs but also delivers the exceptional mobile experience your employees, customers and partners deserve. Put another way, the result with NetScaler MobileStream is a dramatic improvement in mobile service performance and protection that makes Citrix NetScaler® the world’s fastest and most secure delivery platform for mobile workspaces.
Published By: OracleSMB
Published Date: Jan 04, 2018
Talent is the #1 concern of small and medium-sized business executives. In fact, it is keeping many of them up at night. These insomnia-inducing issues include:
• Hiring an effective workforce
• Creating competitive compensation and benefits packages
• Retaining key talent
• Providing opportunities for advancement
The answer is to invest in the technology that allows you to invest in your employees. It can help you get talent acquisition right, design the right plans for the right people, and then measure and analyze results for continuous improvement.
Liberty Mutual Insurance offers personal and commercial insurance to policyholders around the world. With more than 50,000 employees located in more than 60 countries, managing the corporate benefits program is a tremendous task.
Matthew Vlieger, Manager of Finance and Analytics in the company’s Corporate Benefits Division, is responsible for analyzing member engagement within the various health plan offerings. He also provides insights to the strategy directors to help them identify areas for improvement.
Published By: OC Tanner
Published Date: Nov 16, 2016
Do you want all of your employees to expand their influence, go beyond what is expected, and purposefully create improvements for your business?
To simplify this question, do you want your employees to perform great work? The fact of the matter is that anyone can be a difference maker in your organization. There is great work that only you can do. There is great work only the person sitting right next to you can do. That is both the beauty and crux of great work. It is something that everybody is capable of, but something that could go wasted if an individual fails to take action and perform great work. From the janitor to the CEO, each individual sees the business from their unique perspective and has the potential to make a difference, be innovative, and ultimately create value for your organization.
The top clients of enterprise language learning companies consist of global companies that recognize the value of multilingual employees. While companies understand the necessity of language learning, there is room for improvement in incorporating language learning into corporate culture. This report looks at what companies are doing in the realm of language learning, to understand what best-in-class organizations are doing, and to provide businesses aspiring to be truly successful on a global stage with strategies for incorporating language learning into their business model.
Forbes Insights and Rosetta Stone surveyed 214 executives around the globe to find out if and how companies are training their employees to speak and work in more languages and what impact that training has on both the employees and the company. In addition, the narrative is rounded out with in-depth interviews with executives and experts.
Published By: OC Tanner
Published Date: Jun 12, 2018
Employee recognition is more than an HR program—it has a profound impact on an organization’s workplaceculture and bottom line.
Employee recognition has a strong influence on an organization’s workplace culture. Research on 10,000 employees in 12 countries shows that organizations who have a great culture are:
• 54% more likely to have employees that are Promoters on the standard NPS scale
• 53% more likely to have highly engaged employees
• 29% more likely to have employees innovating and performing great work
• 27% more likely to have increased in revenuelast year
• 25% more likely to have growth in team size in the last year1
By creating a great workplace culture employees want to engage with, you’ll see an improvement in business results. Employee recognition touches every aspect of your company culture and your employee experience—from recruiting, to engagement, productivity, innovation, and retention.
Published By: Riverbed
Published Date: Nov 12, 2012
Employees at Waltons, the only national office products supplier in Southern Africa, were experiencing delays when accessing applications over the WAN. The solution: WAN optimization from Riverbed, which resulted in a 2-3x improvement.
Discover the Plex ERP advantages on the plant floor in F&B and the available features used by plant-floor employees to streamline production, increase visibility, and lessen setup times.“ The Plex solution drives improvements that give its users a competitive advantage.”
Download this white paper to gain a clear understanding of:
Where current employee scheduling practices fall short
5 concrete ways to empower employees and improve engagement through scheduling
Essential manager tools to look for in any workforce scheduling tool
What to expect from scheduling improvements
Published By: Equinix
Published Date: Mar 26, 2015
A leading U.S.-based financial services firm was faced with the growing challenge of providing consistent application performance to a vast employee base and nationwide network of partners. The company turned to Equinix to help redesign its network, both to
improve performance and prepare for a move to a cloud-enabled environment. Equinix worked with the firm to deploy bi-coastal Equinix Performance Hubs, extension nodes of the company’s existing network placed in strategically located Equinix International Business Exchange (IBX) data centers. A Performance Hub moves services closer to end users and provides direct access to networks and cloud providers. By deploying
Performance Hubs, the customer created a high-performance services platform for its business. The result was a dramatic decrease in network latency, improvements in application performance and an enhanced user experience.
Enterprise HR departments are using social technology to improve employee recruiting, onboarding, knowledge sharing, mergers and acquisitions, and learning and development. These innovative applications lead to measurable improvements in job satisfaction, employee retention and the bottom line.
68% of US employees are disengaged1 and 50% of employees will leave companies due to bad managers.
You can’t afford mediocre leadership.
If your business could deliver a 10% improvement in leadership behaviors from a total of 16 minutes of development work,3 imagine the potential for increased productivity, performance and retention you could achieve.
CompassSM powered by ADP® is a next-generation diagnostic and learning solution that helps you to boost your people’s leadership and collaboration skills in order to grow your teams from good to excellent. It’s scientifically proven to increase your team’s skills over time.
Give your organization a competitive edge as you develop your people into better leaders and collaborators.
Food and beverage manufacturers today face a host of challenges— SKU proliferation, more frequent line changeovers, finding and retaining skilled employees — all while handling the day-to-day challenges of keeping the line running smoothly in the first place.
This demand for continuous improvement has plant managers and line engineers examining every aspect of the production and packaging line for ways to squeeze every bit of performance from every machine, every process, and every employee
This white paper from Domino takes a look at how conducting a value stream analysis with a third-party provider can uncover a wide array of opportunities to improve productivity and efficiency. From freeing up labor and reducing errors to shortening changeover time and sharing critical operational knowledge among all stakeholders, a value stream analysis provides a collaborative opportunity to learn and discover new ways to boost productivity without major equipment investments.
Commonwealth Bank of Australia, with over 1,000 branches and 50,000 employees was using spreadsheets to staff its branch network. When they looked to desktop process analytics from Verint they achieved major improvements in productivity and customer experience. Watch this case study to learn more about how desktop process analytics can use big data to help your organization.
Published By: SAP Concur
Published Date: Aug 07, 2019
"What's often lost in employee wellness programs is the fact that making business processes more efficient can also support wellness.
Yes, your everyday workflows, systems, and tools play a significant role in realizing wellness -- both insight and outside of the office.
This ebook explores the relationship between business processes and wellness, including:
3 of the most common workplace stressors and what they mean
How process improvement can help overcome or prevent these stressors
Best practices and other tips you can apply to your business"
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