Take off with OKRs!
How do monumental feats of achievement like landing on the moon occur? We believe the key is marrying inspiration with the right strategy. The journey to the moon required countless teams planning and executing their contributions, all while measuring progress along the way.
Your team also has the power to make the seemingly impossible happen with a process called Objectives and Key Results (OKRs). Whatever your version of landing on the moon, this book is designed to help you get there.
It’s a resource for managers at all levels to implement the company-wide objectives established by leadership. We’ve included details for working with every employee so that they have measurable objectives that impact the entire company each quarter of the year.
Published By: 8x8 Inc.
Published Date: Aug 09, 2017
There is a crisis in enterprise communications and collaboration, due
in large part to the diversity of technology and application silos that
create user complexity and confusion. As cloud and mobile become the
convergence points for enterprise communications and collaboration,
enterprise planners have to focus on a global open cloud strategy to
facilitate effective internal and external collaborative business workflows
European energy markets are undergoing many changes in order to adapt themselves to dynamically-evolving market conditions. Renewable generation capacity continues to rise in the Western European market, bringing more intermittency to the power system. Meanwhile, conventional power plants, fuelled by coal, lignite or uranium, are being decommissioned more often among western countries, affecting the security of supply and reserve margin levels.
These changes need to be introduced and maintained by system operators, and each country has a slightly different approach to the challenges.
To find out more, download this whitepaper today!
European energy markets are undergoing
many changes in order to adapt
themselves to dynamically-evolving
market conditions. Renewable generation
capacity continues to rise in the Western
European market, bringing more
intermittency to the power system.
Meanwhile, conventional power plants,
fuelled by coal, lignite or uranium, are
being decommissioned more often among
western countries, affecting the security
of supply and reserve margin levels. These
changes need to be introduced and
maintained by system operators, and each
country has a slightly different approach
to the challenges.
Many in the United States’ power generation
industry no doubt long for the relative market
tranquility of the late 20th century. The generation
plants built and operated then were carbon-fueled
or nuclear-powered, with a few hydro-electric
plants sprinkled in. The economics were largely
stable and predictable, often thanks to regulation
that shielded utilities from market fluctuations.
But even in those simpler times, when the
market was far less volatile, there was still
much due diligence required when investors
and developers were considering multi-milliondollar commitments in new generation projects.
Today’s market is more volatile, due in large part
to the disruptive effect of low-cost natural gas
and the subsequent, rapid growth of affordable
As more uneconomical and inefficient generation
plants go offline, there is, for the most part,
sufficient carbon-free or carbon-reduced
generation to meet the growing demand for
electric energy. There are pockets of growth
eCommerce Marketers who want to exploit the full potential of e-mail should develop plans to consistently grow their permission-based e-mail lists of customers and prospects. This allows them to build loyalty and promote cross-sell and up-sell opportunities.
Absolute Software has announced it has completed its acquisition of the LANrev systems management platform. Absolute plans to integrate LANrev's popular Mac and PC lifecycle configuration management technology with its flagship security and asset management suite, Computrace.
Published By: AchieveIt
Published Date: Sep 11, 2012
Every year, organizations spend countless hours developing detailed strategic and operational plans. However, according to a variety of studies, the vast majority of these plans are never executed. Yet, this is easily preventable. Here is how.
Published By: Achievers
Published Date: Aug 16, 2019
A recent employee engagement survey by Achievers asked 1,224 employees from the U.S., Canada, UK, and Australia if they plan on looking for new jobs in 2019. The results were jarring: only 21% of North American employees are very engaged, yet most are not looking to leave their jobs. While this may seem like a positive trend, it actually indicates a major workplace complacency conundrum – one that could have a significantly negative effect on your bottom line
This report will explain the dangers of complacency in the workplace and share four target areas to address employee engagement, arguably one of the most critical business challenges
Published By: Acronis
Published Date: Dec 28, 2011
According to a 2010 ESG survey, 73% of midmarket companies face "significant revenue loss or other adverse business impact" within three hours of experience downtime. Read this article to find out why you need the automated disaster recovery plan that's built in to Acronis Backup & Recovery® 11!
In this white paper, learn how top performing organizations approach digital engagement to maximize success, how to avoid pitfalls and lessons learned by top performers in 2012 and critical strategies that should be incorporated into your 2013 plan.
Webinars have much in common with real-world events and can deliver a similar quality of leads, at a lower cost per lead. Producing a webinar provides its own set of unique challenges, but with strategic planning, a project approach, and attentive execution, you’ll find yourself creating thoroughly professional webinars.
Many times the social media team is siloed, outsourced, or even non-existent. But the only way to fully harness the power of social media marketing is to put it on the table with every other marketing channel and integrate it into a larger cross-channel marketing plan. Our eBook will give you five things you can do right now to integrate social media marketing into your current marketing strategy.
As marketers, we often find ourselves on the dreaded execution treadmill. Running from campaign to campaign and tactic to tactic without understanding the impact we’re having on the bottom line. A high-performance marketing plan can help you understand how your programs are doing, tie them back to revenue, and show you where you should be prioritizing your time. Get started on your plan today with this six-step blueprint for developing a high-performance marketing plan.
42% of marketers cite the lack of a content marketing strategy as their main challenge to achieving content marketing success (Ascend2 research). While many marketers are using content marketing, an effective content marketing strategy doesn’t create itself. It requires careful planning and focused execution. So how do you get started? Our eBook will give you six best practices to develop and deploy a content marketing strategy that drives results.
Marketing technology is now an incredibly complex and diverse ecosystem of vendors and products. In fact, the 2015 edition of Brinker’s “Marketing Technology Landscape Supergraphic” includes 1,876 marketing technology vendors across 43 categories. Our guide will help you cut through the clutter and complexity of the marketing technology landscape so you can make better decisions about where and how to plan your technology investments.
Social Media Risks and Benefits for the Pharmaceuticals Industry
Drug makers are just beginning to realize how social networks can improve business processes. Social media helps your organization share information and exchange ideas with your customers quickly, but doing so can involve considerable risk. That’s because social media is subject to the scrutiny of regulators, legislators, and litigators. So, what seems like a spoon full of sugar is often a tough pill to swallow when you consider regulatory requirements from agencies like the FDA. On top of that, increasing litigation has made it a business requirement to consider solutions that help bring down skyrocketing legal costs. Not having technology in place to help manage these requirements and increasing risks, or doing so without careful planning, can be a costly mistake.
Read this paper to gain an understanding of:
What the regulatory landscape of the pharmaceuticals industry looks like
What concerns you should be aware of f
Published By: ActivPlant
Published Date: Jun 22, 2008
For complex manufacturing environments, OEE (Overall Equipment Effectiveness) falls short when it comes to delivering improvements in productivity. That's because OEE tools were originally developed to measure the performance of stand-alone equipment or the total output of a particular line. Today's enterprises need more. This paper describes an evolution in thinking: focusing on product flow through the process.
ERP system acquisition projects are rarely deemed to fail. All the well-advertised failures come later, during implementation and afterward. Nevertheless, the seeds of these failures are invariably planted in the earliest stages of ERP acquisition planning.
DatacenterDynamics is a brand of DCD Group, a global B2B media and publishing company that develops products to help senior professionals in the world's most ICT dependent organizations make risk-based infrastructure and capacity decisions.
Our portfolio of live events, online and print publishing, business intelligence and professional development brands are centred on the complexities of technology convergence. Operating in 42 different countries, we have developed a unique global knowledge and networking platform, which is trusted by over 30,000 ICT, engineering and technology professionals.
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