The Many Benefits of Letting Employees Work Virtually

Remote Reservations: Why Managers Are Afraid To Let Employees Work Virtually

Professionals around the world are wanting, seeking—even demanding remote work more than ever, but not enough virtual roles are available to meet demand—which leads to the thought: Why aren’t more companies going remote?

In my decade of advising businesses on how to transition their operations and culture to be remote-friendly, I’ve consistently heard six excuses from managers about why virtual collaboration won’t work for them—myself included! In 2006, I was an operations manager and kept the distribution of my team a secret in fear of being perceived externally as an unreliable company. Now, I regret not capitalizing on the benefits of remote work earlier on in my business—and so do the companies that have shared the same excuses.

 

Mobile, IoT and AR Are Transforming E-Commerce Businesses

Mobile, IoT and AR Are Transforming E-Commerce Businesses

Digital transformation is brewing up a storm in the e-commerce business. While mobile has brought the shopping experience to the customer’s fingertips, augmented reality is powering up immersive experiences. IoT is the next hottest trend to deliver enhanced customer experiences and optimize business operations. Let’s see how mobile, Internet of Things (IoT), and Augmented Reality (AR) are revolutionizing e-commerce.

 

5 Strategies For More Accurate Sales Forecasting

5 Strategies For More Accurate Sales Forecasting

Can a more accurate sales forecasting process help in pulling in more revenue for businesses? Check out these five strategies today.

With so many business and finance leaders facing unprecedented market disruption and the need for wholesale transformation in their businesses, there has never been a more crucial time to get a grip on revenue forecasts. This is the perfect time for companies to take a serious look at making accurate sales forecasts.