To say “No” properly is a key element, not just in life, but also in business relationships. It doesn’t mean to say yes, it’s always a matter of communicating your “no” in an effective and polite way and the most important giving no room for misunderstanding.
The impact of the digital transformation in our society goes further than just new applications and modern tools in the work environment. A new set of skills will be required for those who are starting to work in the modern age and even those who already are in the market. Digital transformation is a current topic in the news, but what are the impacts of it in the way that we face the work?
A new study titled “Closing the Skill Gap” conducted by the Future Workplace in the USA reveals important data about new professionals joining the industry, mainly in the IT field. Nearly half of the human resources leaders surveyed said that colleges aren’t preparing students for the working world. The study confirms a perception, that is already established in the IT area. Specific training, certifications and constant actualisation behaviour are the major factors increasing the chances of an IT professional achieving employment.
Microsoft is calling it the “perpetual” version of Office because once you pay the fee you will own it forever and it doesn’t get upgrades until the next major version is released. That is one of the differences from the Office 365, which requires monthly or annual subscriptions and more frequent updates.
It’s all about data. Data is particularly important for marketers who need to develop campaigns and find out new ways to get more leads to the company. When used properly, data can help and provide a wide range of insights. The point when most people struggle is how to organise and get something useful from the mountains of data which are collected every day. And this ability is essential to make accurate and faster business decisions.
Google Analytics is one of those sources of data that are easy to use and manage. If you want to go beyond the basics and leverage the quality of your analysis, Microsoft Power BI can be an option. With simple steps you can integrate your account and start to extract new graphs and deliver new forms of information from your Google Analytics Account.
Our latest study conducted by New Horizons Corporation found that IT training is still a challenge for a lot of companies. The lack of qualified IT pros will make a huge impact on the growth of those companies. The 2018 State of IT Training Report shows that 40% of employees who receive little or poor training leave their positions within the first year. As a result, employee turnover costs companies 20% of that person’s yearly salary, which means a huge impact on productivity and innovation.
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