Digital Business

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The One-Person Marketing Plan for Startups

Struggling to devise a marketing strategy as a one-person startup? We’ve compiled the best advice to help you stop making excuses and create that …

Infographic: The Rise of the Chief Data Officer (CDO)

Data has taken on a central role in our daily lives, permeating nearly every activity in the business and public sectors. It’s now considered an …

Big Data

Facebook wants to own your face. Here’s why that’s a privacy disaster

<i>(in)Secure is a weekly column that dives into the rapidly escalating topic of cybersecurity.</i><p>Scanning your face is easier than remembering a password, …

Privacy

How to Use Images in Your SEO Strategy

How to optimize your image for Google image search<p>SEO is like a lifelong journey, it has so many twists and turns and can be quite confusing. What …

Tomorrow’s Digital Transformation Battles Will Be Fought at the Edge

Gartner’s recently released “Magic Quadrant for Industrial IoT Platforms” outlines how organizations can leverage the Internet of Things (IoT) to …

Big Data

It’s Time to Re-Evaluate the Role of Creativity in Transforming Businesses

For creatives of today and tomorrow, it’s time to face our own personal disruption, which is being caused by the accelerating change around us. …

Innovation

10 Bareback Essentials For Doing Business Online

From Shopping to Trading every thing that the economy consists of is Online<p>4 min read<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>You're reading Entrepreneur India, an international franchise of Entrepreneur Media.<p>Every business is in transition to becoming an online powered …

Small Business

Finding the Extra Million Dollars Hidden in Your Business

How follow-up can net you more money and grow your business.<p>5 min read<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p><i>The following excerpt is from</i> <i>Dan S. Kennedy</i><i>’s book</i> No B.S. Direct Marketing. <i>Buy it now from</i> Amazon | Barnes & Noble | iBooks | IndieBound<p>Could you use an extra million …

How to use Whatsapp as a Business Tool: 3 Easy Tips

WhatsApp is no more just an instant messaging tool, explore the creative aspects of WhatsApp for your Business.<p>4 min read<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>You're reading Entrepreneur India, an international franchise of Entrepreneur Media.<p>To thrive as a business in …

Small Business

Why Startups Are Ditching Agencies, And You Should, Too

There’s an increasing need for companies of all sizes to be agile in today’s changing economy. Relying on an outside agency to complete critical …

Advertising Industry

What enterprises will focus on for digital transformation in 2018

Up until this year, organizations could often afford to overlook the bigger picture for various digital upgrades, improvements, and modernization. In …

Digital Marketing for Business – In-house or Outsource? (Infographic)

Going the traditional (or offline) route alone for your marketing strategy is not a very practical move in the current global market atmosphere. The …

Marketing

What It Will Take For The Software Services Industry To Navigate A Digital Future

The global economy is going through a phase of accelerated change. More than 30 billion devices will be connected to the internet by 2020. These networks generate extensive data that yields insights for private and public institutions. With these movements, global business systems will see a …

Salesforce Chief Product Officer: Only 15% Of Companies Prepared For Fourth Industrial Revolution

In the beginning was steam. Then electricity, and most recently computing. But the fourth industrial revolution, Salesforce chief product officer Bret Taylor says, is characterized by the rise of intelligence.<p>And only 15% of companies are ready for the shift.<p>“We’re currently in the fourth …

Salesforce

App Maker, Google’s low-code tool for building business apps, comes out of beta

It’s been a year and a half since Google announced App Maker, its online tool for quickly building and deploying business apps on the web. The company has mostly remained quiet about App Maker ever since and kept it in a private preview mode, but today, it announced that the service is now …

5 Benefits of Customer Relationship Management

A CRM software can streamline your business workflows and enable you to give your customers personalized service<p>4 min read<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>You're reading Entrepreneur India, an international franchise of Entrepreneur Media.<p>Customer Relationship Management …

10 Ways Machine Learning Is Revolutionizing Supply Chain Management

<b>Bottom line:</b> Machine learning makes it possible to discover patterns in supply chain data by relying on algorithms that quickly pinpoint the most influential factors to a supply networks’ success, while constantly learning in the process.<p>Discovering new patterns in supply chain data has the …

Machine Learning

1 Skill That Will Make You Irresistible and Irreplaceable in the Age of AI

A new McKinsey study identifies the key driver of success in the next decade.<p>A new McKinsey study of 800 occupations finds that automation and artificial intelligence will transform the workplace over the next decade. In order to compete, our skills have to change. The study finds that …

Artificial Intelligence

Contributors | The Next Web

All stories in Contributors<p>How I got $1M investment in a currywurst queue<p>You can’t build an empire alone. You need partners, team members, customers, investors, and other people to help you. But it’s hard to get to some people. Extending your network with the right investors, customers, or future …

Why your company needs a digital business model

At the 2018 MIT Sloan CIO Symposium, Stephanie Woerner of the MIT Sloan Center explained how CIOs can create a plan for digital transformation.<p>At the …

How Blockchain is Disrupting Supply Chain Management

Companies are now looking into blockchain to improve supply chain tracking.<p>Managing a supply chain isn't easy, and that's the case even when you're running a small business. By the time that you start to look at larger national and international companies, the supply chain starts to look less like …

Blockchain

Generation Z is already moving away from Facebook, and 8 more industries could be next

Ishan Goel, a 19-year-old marketing strategist with the Mark Cuban Companies, said it was "not cool" for his fellow Gen Zers to be on Facebook. For today's teens, Facebook is just a tool for group chats or keeping up with parents.<p>"People aren't wanting to post stuff consistently," Goel told …

Digital Transformation: Software Alone Isn’t Enough

Digital business models are incredibly disruptive. Since technology innovations are built on top of each other, new business models are beginning to …

​What is digital transformation? Everything you need to know about how technology is reshaping business

Digital transformation: what it is, why it matters, and what the big trends are.<p><i>Video: Why some companies won't success on their digital</i> …

It's Time to Stop Calling It 'Artificial' Intelligence

The fatal flaw in AI isn't the technology or its intelligence, it's something far more difficult to change.<p>The challenge of artificial intelligence isn't so much the technology as it is our own attitude about machines and intelligence. In doing research for my upcoming book <i>Revealing The Invisible:</i> …

Artificial Intelligence

If we end up sitting around in self-driving cars watching ads, Google is going to make billions

While producing cars and components is still expected to be a good business once cars are autonomous, providing the driving experience is seen to be the biggest and best opportunity. New research from UBS predicts that US autonomous-vehicle revenue will reach $2.3 trillion by 2030—and 70% of the …

Autonomous Cars

Startups In Asia Lead Digital Transformation Charge

<i>By Dilip Khandelwal, President of SAP HANA Enterprise Cloud, Managing Director of SAP Labs India</i><p>At last year’s “Economic Times Asian Business Leader Conclave” executives from corporations and startups discussed “taking Asia to the globe.” And this week, the world’s largest retailer, Walmart, …