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Female leaders in the retail industry: bridging the gender gap

Female leaders in the retail industry: bridging the gender gap
By Karen McCandless | Friday, August 29, 2014

Tracy Issel, general manager of Worldwide Retail, Consumer Goods, Hospitality and Travel at Microsoft, explains why there is still a lack of female executives in the industry and what can be done to change the situation

Microsoft's Tracy Issel explains why there is still a lack of female executives in the industry and what can be done to change the situation

Executive insight: Marc Champsaur highlights the importance of effective collaboration

Executive insight: Marc Champsaur highlights the importance of effective collaboration
By Karen McCandless | Thursday, August 28, 2014

Accor’s vice president of Internet, Intranet, Franchise and Mobility talks about the impact the hotel operator’s new corporate intranet and social networking site is having on the company

Accor’s VP of Internet, Intranet, Franchise and Mobility talks about the impact of its new corporate intranet and social networking site

Executive insight: Grant Taylor explains the benefits of working with JustEnough

Executive insight: Grant Taylor explains the benefits of working with JustEnough
By Karen McCandless | Monday, August 25, 2014

Grant Taylor, CIO of clothing retailer Kathmandu speaks with Karen McCandless about how the business is gaining efficiencies with JustEnough solutions

CIO of Kathmandu speaks with Karen McCandless about how the business is gaining efficiencies with JustEnough solutions

The connected omni-channel shopping experience: open all hours

The connected omni-channel shopping experience: open all hours
By Karen McCandless | Tuesday, August 19, 2014

Karen McCandless finds out how the right technology can enable retailers to serve consumers at any point of their shopping journey anywhere and on any device in a consistent, personal and differentiated way

The right technology can enable retailers to serve consumers at any point of their shopping journey anywhere and on any device 

Role-based work environments help to boost manufacturing productivity

Role-based work environments help to boost manufacturing productivity
By Karen McCandless | Thursday, July 3, 2014

Unifying communication, collaboration, social and mobile technology are set to bring massive efficiency and output gains across the sector. Karen McCandless finds out more

Unifying communication, collaboration, social and mobile technology is improving output

Shelby American sets the pace with Dell Precision workstations

Shelby American sets the pace with Dell Precision workstations
By Karen McCandless | Friday, June 27, 2014

Shelby American can design vehicles in three to four months while running its IT department as a profit centre thanks to Dell technology. Karen McCandless finds out more

Shelby American can design vehicles in three to four months while running its IT department as a profit centre thanks to Dell technology

Jeppesen releases electronic flight bag solution for Windows 8

Jeppesen releases electronic flight bag solution for Windows 8
By Karen McCandless | Friday, June 20, 2014

Delta Airlines is equipping 11,000 pilots with FliteDeck Pro solution on Surface 2 tablets

Yammer and salesforce.com integration sample code solution released

Yammer and salesforce.com integration sample code solution released
By Karen McCandless | Thursday, June 19, 2014

Salesforce CRM users will now be able to communicate with colleagues via Yammer without leaving the application

Microsoft unveils new cloud-based machine learning platform

Microsoft unveils new cloud-based machine learning platform
By Karen McCandless | Tuesday, June 17, 2014

Azure Machine Learning allows companies to build data-driven applications to predict, forecast and change future outcomes quickly and easily at low cost

Esquel Group completes one of largest Yammer deployments in Hong Kong

Esquel Group completes one of largest Yammer deployments in Hong Kong
By Karen McCandless | Monday, June 16, 2014

Manufacturer of cotton t-shirts for brands including Ralph Lauren and Nike implements social network for 4,000 employees