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The Happy Self-Service Workplace

The Happy Self-Service Workplace

A happy workplace is often a strong, productive workplace filled with top talent. What does this have to do with business intelligence? User-oriented, easy to use business intelligence tools aid in encouraging a happy workplace for those compiling data for the business. According to Gartner, process-centric interfaces for data collecting limit choices, mobility and content, stressing and disrupting employees. Consumer-centric environments, alternatively, focus on the applications and software that users prefer to use. They are easy to use, filled with strong content in a mobile manner.

A 5-Minute Guide to HR Analytics

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TIBCO Spotfire

Modern HR executives have worked hard to transform the perception of HR as a cost center to a strategic ally for business leaders. Talent is capital and must be managed as rigorously as any other asset.

Three Shifts in the Modern Data Environment

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The rapid pace of innovation in the database landscape is causing IT leaders to entirely re-evaluate their data environment strategies. From Hadoop, to NoSQL, to Cloud data assets – the expectation for IT groups to stay current with both technologies and approaches has never been higher. The unfortunate truth is that while many CIOs and IT Directors work to integrate new technologies into their organizations, they miss the bigger pitfall – forgetting the role self-service analytics also plays in shaping the modern data environment.

The Cloud Edge for Small Businesses

The Cloud Edge for Small Businesses

Cloud technologies are becoming a necessity for many small businesses, as its strengths are keeping small businesses in competition with the larger enterprises. Cloud has increased mobility and data availability for companies of all sizes. According to Forbes, cloud is likely to become an $80 billion industry by 2018 with the expectations of doubling for small business participation in the next six years. As more companies are jumping on the cloud bandwagon, it is becoming increasingly clear the benefits of the solution, with predictions of a 30 percent annual growth for the industry.

QlikView in Practice 1: Authorization Webinar for QlikView 11.X


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This video highlights how QlikView integrates with authentication providers and identity management solutions. QlikView does not perform authentication, rather, QlikView performs authorization. This enables OEMs and partners to easily leverage their own authentication schemes to authorize access to QlikView content.

This webinar covers the theory behind QlikView authorization and practical examples of web ticketing and header injection.

ActivityMimeAttachment and ObjectTypeCode in CRM

I was using JavaScript to create an ActivityMimeAttachment record in CRM. Although I’ve done it before, I couldn’t find my old code. So, I did the next best thing: found an example online.

Of course you should always be wary of code you find online. Here’s why: apparently this individual never actually tried the code they posted (maybe they wrote it from memory?) because when I tried it, it didn’t work. Every time I’d send my ajax request it would fail. 

Social CRM: Key Strategies and Must-Have Features

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Social CRM is fast becoming an essential component of a CRM solution that helps organizations understand customers' thoughts about their products and services, allowing them to adapt accordingly. Our free comprehensive white paper not only covers what Social CRM is and the reasons why it could be beneficial for your organization, but also the various features of an effective CRM solution that your organization should have, which include:

  • Strategy and Following
  • Organizational Support
  • Personality
  • Tracking
  • And much more!

ClickDimensions April Release

ClickDimensions April Release

ClickDimensions releases an update quarterly filled with new releases and improvements for their marketing automation system. This quarter’s release should be available on April 26th. See below for details on the updates coming next week: