Manufacturers are increasingly deploying digital technologies to boost efficiencies and optimize their production lines. But while sensors, data and processing can provide actionable information, manufacturers still need humans with the skill and ability to manage it all.
As manufacturers continue to explore digital technologies to drive efficiency and product & process improvement, they're discovering that strategy and implementation can be almost a full-time role.
In an era of “transform or be transformed,” it’s increasingly critical that companies seek out ways to gain a competitive edge by using data and analysis tools to better understand customer decision-making, speed processes and improve operations. Here are 3 things companies exploring digital transformation should consider.
Talk of machines replacing most customer-facing staff, let alone company managers, has so far been little more than that: talk.
While mid-market companies are at great risk from cybersecurity threats, few are effectively prepared to mitigate those risks. A new online resource now offers mid-market companies education, tools and a framework to develop a strong cybersecurity program.
It's not keeping hackers out that's important. It's dealing with them when they get in.
The mantra of the digital revolution is well-worn: It’s time to get moving or risk extinction. But move where? Move how? If you act out of fear and merely follow another company’s lead, you will make bad decisions.
JPMorgan Chase CEO Jamie Dimon says blockchain is a real thing, while ex-Barclays CEO Antony Jenkins just got heavily involved.
You'll need to be a data analytics nerd, but also an emotionally intelligent caregiver. And while your leadership qualities will still be valued, you'd better not get all hierarchical and start telling people what to do. Welcome to the C-suite of 2021.
Ransomware cybercrime is on the rise and is wreaking financial and operational havoc.