Why Refusing to Discuss Failure Erodes a Culture of Growth

Have you ever sat in a meeting where a project was described as a success, yet all the details of failure that led to that success were left out?
Alternatively, have you ever watched while data was cherry picked to make things seem rosier than they actually are?
These are common embodiments of a very common, yet little known, phenomenon called “Success Theater”.

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45 Emerging Technology Stats to Know in 2020

As a writer who loves covering emerging technology and human being, I’m surrounded by technology.
Each morning, I wake up to my Amazon Echo’s alarm and ask Alexa about the weather. On my train ride home from work, I’m taking Snapchat selfies using AR filters. When I get to my house, I ask Alexa to turn the lights to a specific hue.

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Xactly Launches ‘Xactly Show Me’ to Enhance User Experience by Aligning Analytics to Business Results

New Add-On Solution Embeds Training Into Xactly Platform, Bridges Knowledge Gaps and Boosts Adoption
Xactly, the leading innovator of Sales Performance Management (SPM) software, announced the release of ‘Xactly Show Me’, a built-in product functionality within the Xactly platform that enables customers to improve onboarding time, increase administrator knowledge, and boost user adoption.

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Profisee Positioned as a Challenger in the 2020 Gartner Magic Quadrant for Master Data Management Solutions

Profisee, a leading data management software company, announced that Gartner has positioned Profisee as a Challenger for the second time in a row in its 2020 Magic Quadrant for Master Data Management Solutions.
According to the report, “The MDM market is showing a significant move from high cost and complexity to license flexibility and implementation agility.

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CleverTap Appoints Prashant Parashar as Chief Human Resources Officer

Seasoned Global HR Executive Joins CleverTap Leadership Team to Strengthen and Support Growing Mobile Marketing Company
CleverTap, a leading AI-powered customer lifecycle and user retention platform, today announced the appointment of Prashant Parashar as chief human resources officer (CHRO) at CleverTap, reporting to CEO Sunil Thomas.

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Facial recognition startup fends off accuracy doubts and legal claims after NYT report

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Clearview AI, an artificial intelligence firm providing facial recognition technology to US law enforcement, may be overstating how effective its services are in catching terrorist suspects and preventing attacks, according to a report from BuzzFeed News.

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Top DevOps Trends that Will Matter in 2020 For Your Business

Have you ever heard of the most effective DevOps e.g. Development Operations practices? If you haven’t, then you should start to care about implementing DevOps infrastructure into your business as it helps to deliver applications or any software faster and effectively while spending fewer team efforts.

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Connecting With Customers on the Ground Is Not yet Dead

As our lives become busier and online shopping continues to disrupt the traditional retail sector, you only have to look at the decline of our high streets to know that there is a revolution going on in the way that we shop. In the last year, household names such as Boots, Debenhams and House of Fraser have all been affected by store closures and job losses.

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Arrivalist Announces New Hires

Arrivalist, the leading location intelligence platform in the Travel industry, has expanded its Western US team, announcing two new senior level hires. Nevo Waintraub has been hired as Senior Director, Business Development and Brooke Burnham has been hired as Senior Account Director and. Burnham and Waintraub will be expanding Arrivalist’s position in the DMO and airport industries.

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Tubi to Launch in Mexico With Strategic Partner TV Azteca

World’s Largest Free AD-Supported Video on Demand (AVOD) Service Enters Deal to Launch a Localized Spanish-Language App This Year With One of the Largest Media Companies
Tubi, the world’s largest free ad-supported video on demand (AVOD) service, announced it will expand its service into Mexico later this year in collaboration with TV Azteca, one of the two largest producers of Spanish-language

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MarTech Opportunities in the 2020 Decade

A portmanteau combining the words Marketing and Technology, MarTech describes one of the greatest paradigm shifts in the history of marketing: the arrival of data-driven technology platforms. Over the past two decades, tech went from playing a peripheral role in Marketing to becoming an integral part of all Marketing processes. In essence, Marketing today is MarTech.

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Market Segmentation for Effective Revenue Management in Hotels

Segmentation strategies in the Hotel industry have always played an important part in its growth. But over the years, they have seen many changes. Bookings are no more done just over phones and emails; online bookings through various channels contribute significantly to reservations in hotels. Google trends reveal that by the year 2023, 700 million people will be booking their hotel stays online.

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How a Leading Scandinavian Insurer Used Conversational AI to Automate 80% of All Travel Insurance Inquiries Received Through Online Chat

Meet Globus: an advanced virtual agent developed by Topdanmark and Deloitte that is helping redefine customer service in the insurance sector.
Nordic insurance customers are among some of the most tech-savvy in the world.

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A Sensible Approach to MarTech Choices

You’ve probably read somewhere the tongue-in-cheek definition of insanity that states, “Insanity: doing the same thing over and over and expecting different results.” It may not be Merriam-Webster’s definition, but it’s essentially the reason that MarTech solutions exist: to provide marketers new ways to achieve results and set realistic expectations for growth.

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