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Getting a Seasoned Sales Team to Embrace New Technology

There is no exact science to being a good salesperson - you either have it or you don’t. This sink-or-swim mentality has dominated the mindsets of sales personnel for the last half century and probably even longer. Each man and woman who gives sales a try and finds it a good fit will invariably devise their own tailored way of achieving the numbers needed to sustain a comfortable living. While the tenacity and true grit of the seasoned salesperson cannot be overstated, those who have been

How Big Data Creates Actionable Insights in Healthcare Settings

There isn't an industry that Big Data won't touch in the coming years. The new reality we're living in is based on acquiring and using data to reach goals whether it is personally or professionally. There are some industries that are becoming immersed in the world of Big Data far sooner than others. One of the industries that is embracing Big Data in big ways is the healthcare industry. Actionability of Big Data Offering in Healthcare Settings The biggest advantage that healthcare institutions

What Apple Has Taught the World About Putting on Big Events

There was a time when conferences and other corporate events were barely tolerable. It seemed more like a punishment to get sent to one on behalf of your company. It was a necessary evil that someone had to do. If you were very unlucky, that someone would be you. Almost everything about the experience was bad. Here is a list of things that could still stand improvement: Venues that are hard to get to Limited and expensive parking Limited and expensive lodging Insufficient food options Poor

Things to consider before buying laptops

© Raimond Spekking / CC BY-SA 4.0 (via Wikimedia Commons) For every aspect of life, technology has become an integral part. And while someone talks about the technology, one of the major things people use is a computational device. If the computational device is portable and can perform a broad range of complex tasks, then that device is a laptop. In the field of laptop manufacturing, the market is oligopolistic in nature. A few big manufacturers have distributed the majority of the market share

Top 7 factors to consider when buying a smartphone

When mobile phones came into mainstream usage, people thought that the technology that drove portability couldn't go any further... but then came the smartphone, with full swag and sense of entitlement, and we succumbed! Smartphones have become the norm, and most of us own one or are looking to own one. If you're one of the latter ones, continue reading to know what to look for when buying a smartphone: 1. Brand name and gadget price Saying that there are hundreds of smartphones available in