Unplug from Technology!

Career Advancement

Technology is a good servant but a bad master.”. If, like Vincent, you’re staying too connected, consider these tips for unplugging from technology after work or even during the workday. Try taking mini breaks from technology during work. Maybe you can’t leave behind technology, but unplugging mentally from email and your phone while researching an idea or writing a proposal will improve your focus. Information Technology Real Leaders, Real Stories Work-Life Balance

How new technology is affecting SMBs

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Guest post by Cayden Whitmond Now more than ever, the future of business is one shaped by fast-paced innovations to technology and the way that work is done. In the past, emerging tech may have been exclusive to bigger businesses, … Continue reading → Knowledge Learning Techology AI Artificial Intelligence chatbot cybersecurity Innovation Machine Learning SMBs technology

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Why Technology Matters For Your Business: A Guide

Tanveer Naseer

Most people living in the modern era are strongly aware that new technologies, like those developed by Apple, Amazon and Google, are helping to reshape the whole of human life. Without these technologies, we’d find it hard to imagine how we’d shop, travel, work and play. Guest Posts communication growth learning technology training

When Does Predictive Technology Become Unethical?

Harvard Business

Demographics Technology Ethics Transparency Digital ArticleWith machine learning, companies and governments can predict an awful lot about you.

Why HR Technology Matters Now More Than Ever

When a crisis hits, HR technology gives business leaders the data, tools, and support to make important business decisions quickly. In this report, Josh Bersin breaks down the 4 key benefits of HR tech and demonstrates through case studies how business leaders can leverage it to solve problems and grow. Download this report to learn more!

COVID-19 Pushes Companies To Embrace Technology Or Go Extinct

Tanveer Naseer

Do you remember Blockbuster video? If you’re over the age of 30, chances are you answered “yes.” Young readers, however, might be stumped. Blockbuster was a video rental store that opened in Dallas, Texas in 1985. The owner, David Cook, used his experience in computer software to streamline and digitize. Click to continue reading. Guest Posts change disruption mindset resilience

6 Technology and Digital Trends for Communicators

leaderCommunicator

The impact of technology and social media is advancing by the day. Finding the best way to reach employees and customers through best-in-class technology clearly needs to be a priority for communication professionals. Internal Communication

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Three Reasons Technology Won’t Save Your Remote Team

Kevin Eikenberry

If you are on (or lead) a remote team, you have remote technology. The post Three Reasons Technology Won’t Save Your Remote Team appeared first on Kevin Eikenberry on Leadership & Learning. Communication & Interpersonal Skills Leadership & Supervisory Skills remote teams remote technologyYou likely have licenses and logins for a variety of tools. You might have even added a new tool, thinking it would be the solution to the woes that face your remote team.

Marketing First, Technology Second

Strategy Driven

A major downside of living in a tech-centric society like ours is that many of us now use a technology-first lens to view the world around us. Whenever someone asks me to define marketing, I tell them that a marketer’s primary responsibility is to differentiate because when two competing products are perceived as being the same, consumers are forced to make their choice based on price. Tech-First Paradigm.

Global Technology Spending Will Fall By 7.3% In 2020

CEO Insider

is expected in 2020 in global technology spending due to the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic. This year, however, technology costs around the globe are estimated to reach […]. A sharp decline of 7.3%

Productivity Through Technology

Jason Womack

Would you like to get a Productivity Through Technology boost for EVERY tool/gear/technology you use? You'll immediately gain access to more than just technology tips. Click here to join Get Momentum today. For the next 10 “Professional” members who join. Balance The Little Things

How Technology Has Improved Business Operations

Women on Business

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Technology: Are you "Byte-Lingual"?

Jason Womack

Learn the language of technology to become more productive (save time) every day; become byte-lingual. How would you rate your overall "fluency" with your technology and tools? You use your email system and SMART phone every day; what would the impact be if you learned one new productivity feature each week for a year? Three Ways to Become Byte-Lingual. Seek Micro-Improvements.

What Is the Role of Leaders in Emerging Technology?

Leading Blog

O N JUNE 9th last year, Apple CEO Tim Cook delivered the Massachusetts Institute of Technology’s 2017 commencement address. He zeroed in on the distinction between technology and what it means to be human. Technology is capable of doing great things. His comments also point to the kinds of things—human things like empathy, communication, imagination, and relationships—we need to be developing to live and lead in the emerging artificial intelligence landscape.

5 Industries that Have Been Radically Changed by Technology

Women on Business

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To Build More-Inclusive Technology, Change Your Design Process

Harvard Business

Economics & Society Technology Design Technology Digital ArticleLessons from Microsoft, Airbnb, and Oracle.

Disadvantages of Applying Technology in Business

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Using Technology to Enhance Engagement and Increase Productivity

Women on Business

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Technological Innovation and Management

Curious Cat

Technological innovation brings great opportunity for improving results and quality of life. ASQ has asked their Influential Voices to explore the idea of the fourth industrial revolution: “this new era is founded on the practical use of technological innovations like artificial intelligence, big data, robotics, and the Internet of Things (IoT).” I think that a capable management system is needed to make technological innovation as successful as it needs to be.

Developing a Career in Information and Communication Technologies

Women on Business

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Why leaders need to learn to love technology

Lead Change Blog

Posted in Leadership Development Students, recent graduates and those new to the workplace have grown up in the digital age, and as a result think nothing of spending around two hours on their smartphones, using an average of six apps a day. This ‘Generation Y’ doesn’t have to adapt to new ways of working or learning, they do it [.]. Leadership Development Change Culture employee engagement influence Leadership

Technology Induced Attention Deficit Disorder

thoughtLEADERS, LLC

Technology has been an integral part of our lives for years now, but what happens when technology starts to make doing work even more difficult. As technology has become the focal point for most of the developed world, costs for said technology have decreased rapidly—making them more readily available for people of all. Today’s post is by Dr. Brian Smith, author of Individual Advantages (CLICK HERE to get your copy).

Improving Your Business With Technology

Strategy Driven

So it makes sense that technology is going to be good for business. Let’s take a look at a few ways that you can improve your business with technology. Technology has given us tools that can do everything from automating months of content to collating precisely the information we need to take actionable steps. So when you are trialing new technology take your time and see what is a match. Tech has a significant impact on everything we do.

Are We Experiencing A Technology Tsunami?

Rich Gee Group

home about rich our team news our fans services executive coach business coach speaking inspire media knowledge books affiliates contact Rich Gee Group 203.500.2421 Are We Experiencing A Technology Tsunami? Over the past 25 to 30 years, technology has been zipping along the mainframe to desktop route and the entire tech institution has been riding along with it (and profiting greatly from it). How is technology changing for you?

Understanding the Role of Technology in Growing Your Business

Strategy Driven

The secret to ticking all of these boxes and optimizing the potential for business growth lies in investing in the right technology. So, what type of technology is necessary to ensure that financial administration is properly taken care of from month to month? The right marketing technology can help a business to reach its full potential. Good examples of marketing software and technology include: Analytics.

Technology is not enough

Lead on Purpose

to a model that is new/up-and-coming/exciting/proven/<fill in the blank>/ you have no guarantee it will succeed; technology is not enough to make a mediocre idea succeed. If your product or idea is not what potential customers are looking it does not matter what technology you use to roll it out. If the market you are seeking to service has no need for what you are rolling out, the technology irrelevant.

New Technologies for Mobile Merchant Accounts

Women on Business

The same near field technology that allows a chip-based card to work is now being integrated into the latest generation of smartphones. Guest Posts TechnologyGuest Post by Ms. Bekiroglu, editorial consultant for mobilepaymentgeek.com (learn more about Ms. Bekiroglu at the end of this post). The rising popularity of smartphones and connected tablets has allowed mobile credit card processing providers to offer a range of new options for point of service or sales transactions.

Social Media – Technology’s Leadership Innovation

Modern Servant Leader

Technology has provided innovations in business, education, agriculture – virtually every field and industry. Finally, through social media , technology is also a cornerstone of innovation for leadership. Through this new communication technology, leaders conduct massive dialogue. Throughout history, technology has served virtually all industries and fields. Thanks to the evolution of social media, technology is finally serving leadership.

What you can use technology for?

Jason Womack

February 2016, we will lead an online course at Get Momentum titled: Be More Productive With Technology. I can almost read your mind. In fact, if I could see you right now, you might have a smirk on your. Blogs / the 'net Efficiency/Effectiveness Lectures/Presentations The Little Things

Leadership, Love and Emerging Technologies

The Center For Leadership Studies

The post Leadership, Love and Emerging Technologies appeared first on Situational Leadership® Training & Management Model by CLS. ARTICLES

Try a personal technology-free retreat

Aspire-CS

How about a technology-free weekend? Re-enter slowly: I’ve noticed that I enter back into the technology age better when I do it slowly. I really like Lester Holt of NBC news. As a dyed-in-the-wool true blooded American who appreciates hard work, I admire his stamina. He’s everywhere. Recently he was absent from the weekend Today show, only to show up in Afghanistan.

Geopolitics, Technology, and Risk

Harvard Business

Geopolitical expert Ian Bremmer joins Azeem Azhar to discuss how the forces of technology are shaping and threatening global stability. Globalization Managing uncertainty Technology Audio

Is Technology Subsuming Marketing?

Harvard Business

Marketing Executive compensation IT Technology Leadership development Digital ArticleAn analysis finds CMO pay declining while CTO pay skyrockets.

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6 Ways Technology Can Help Companies Innovate Out of the Coronavirus Downturn

Strategy Driven

As our world deals with the COVID-19 pandemic, business leaders must understand that it’s going to be technology that determines which companies survive and build success from this unprecedented event. In my book, “The Innovation Ultimatum: How Six Strategic Technologies Will Reshape Every Business in the 2020s,” I outline the technologies that will drive unprecedented innovation into products and services in the 2020s, creating entirely new business models.

Eric Schmidt on “Disruptive technologies”

First Friday Book Synopsis

In the first, Eric Schmidt explores the technologies likely to have the greatest disruptive impact on economies, business models, and people. McKinsey & Company has just launched a new series of video interview programs with high-tech experts. Later this month the McKinsey Global Institute will publish an assessment of the probable economic impact of disruptive […].

Frontline Festival: Leaders share about favorite apps, technology, and productivity hacks

Let's Grow Leaders

This month’s festival gives tips about favorite tools and technology. Lisa Kohn from Thoughtful Leaders Blog says, “I’m sure that everyone has wonderful tools, apps, and technology to offer that they use to be more productive, but I’ve got something else entirely that is probably my biggest secret and tool. Frontline Festival how to be more productive at work Productivity productivity tools technology

Disconnection: The Subversive Side of Technology

Michael Lee Stallard

” This question is typically in reference to an obsessive use and reliance on online technologies. Technology is a double-edged sword. On the other side, technology can overwhelm us if it crowds out in-person connection. Turkle’s work is exploring the “subversive” side of technology, to which Ms. Turkle responds that her work explores the “subjective” side of technology.

CEO Spotlight: Interview With Dan Goman Founder and CEO of OWNZONES Entertainment Technologies

CEO Insider

Dan Goman is an American entrepreneur and the founder and CEO of OWNZONES Entertainment Technologies, a software company targeted towards providing the post-production and OTT industries with ground-breaking innovations, from digital supply chain solutions to unique, customizable video apps.

Does The HR Profession Need To Embrace Technology?

Women on Business

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3 Ways Your Company Is Using Technology Wrong

Strategy Driven

As a business owner, you’re probably fed up of hearing about how important technology is for your business. But a lot of business owners end up adopting technology because they’ve been told that they should, without really understanding how to use it properly. Experimental Technologies. Don’t take risks on new technologies, it’s better to invest your technology fund in the tried and tested stuff.

Productivity and Technology: A Podcast

Jason Womack

It is Friday, and that means "New Podcast" for you! Learn to use your tools more effectively, save time, and get the right things done. Click to listen

Why Technology is Now Critical to the Mom & Pop Shop

Modern Servant Leader

Convenience pays and technology delivers. How Technology Helps Mom and Pop Steal Customers. The mom and pop shop that has the technology, gets my business. Convenience pays and technology delivers. More Technology Examples. This same issue can be extended to many forms of technology. For a long time, the Mom and Pop shop reasoned they didn’t need technology. Question: What other technologies are critical to mom and pop shops now?

A Futurist’s Advice on Navigating through the Technology “Valley of Death”

CEO Insider

License and Republishing: The views expressed in this article A Futurist’s Advice on Navigating through the Technology “Valley of Death” are those of the author Robert P. Even as a young person, I have always held a long-term vision of humanity being a true spacefaring people. When I co-founded Tethers Unlimited in 1994 with the late sci-fi author and space physicist Dr. Robert L. Forward, I’m certain many thought our ideas were very far-fetched.