Day: 25 May 2020

Five Tips to Enhance Your Company’s Value Proposition by Defining Your Core Values

More than salary, benefits, and work schedule, your company’s core value system is what sets it apart from others. How you define your core values so potential employees choose you—and stay with you – is crucial to your success. Employees want to know what their company stands for. Read Karen Rice’s article “Five Tips to Enhance Your Company’s Value Proposition by Defining Your Core Values” to help you clarify your company’s value proposition, so you can make sure your prospective and current employees clearly understand the values that distinguish you from the rest. Read More…

Company Culture and Core Values

Your company culture should be “saturated with the principles that matter most,” according to Karen Rice’s article in Forbes magazine titled, “Five Tips to Enhance Your Company’s Value Proposition by Defining Your Core Values.” Rice suggests that you talk about core values at team meetings and discussions about strategy and performance management. This helps your employees understand the company’s core values; if they don’t know them, it’s likely your customers and prospects won’t either. Your core values will help guide your value proposition for all your sales and marketing materials, so it’s worth the investment of time and energy now! View: Company Culture and Core Values

Migration to Microsoft Azure: A technical overview

As part of its digital transformation, Canada’s Capstone Mining needed a hybrid environment. It started shifting workloads to Azure for better scalability and resilience. But they didn’t do it alone; they had help along the way. At Bluechess Consulting, we are industry experts ready to help you transform the way your company does business. If you’re in the market for a cloud solution to upgrade your IT infrastructure, contact us today to learn how we can help. View: Migration to Microsoft Azure: A technical overview

The future computed: Artificial Intelligence and its role in society

AI technology will likely transform nearly every aspect of our lives over the next few decades. To ensure this change is positive, it’s important to start having conversations now about how to keep the application of AI inclusive, secure, and positive. This e-book takes an in-depth look at where we are and where we are going with AI, hopefully sparking that conversation today. View: The future computed: Artificial Intelligence and its role in society

What is AI?

AI has the potential to shorten–or even eliminate–the gap between data generation and decision making. In fact, 69% of companies improved performance with AI beyond what existing analytic techniques were able to deliver. Companies have begun to see the value AI can bring to their customer interactions. Check out this infographic to learn more about how and why companies are turning to AI to reimagine business and customer management. View: What is AI?

Crash Course in Microsoft 365 Business: How it Can Help You Grow Your Business

This e-book “crash course” will show you how adopting cloud-based Microsoft 365 Business gives you ever-improving versions of apps with new capabilities delivered every month. Learn how Microsoft 365 Business empowers you to access content from any device, coauthor with anyone in real time and use the power of AI to create more impactful content with less effort. Contact our team at Bluechess Consulting to learn more about our Office 365 solutions. View: Crash Course in Microsoft 365 Business: How it Can Help You Grow Your Business

The future of work: Empowering people and organizations to achieve more

Digital technology is changing every industry and economy. If you’re not modernizing your workplace, you could be falling behind. One of the easiest changes you can make to facilitate digital transformation is adopting a modern workplace solution like Microsoft Teams. At Bluechess Consulting, we have helped dozens of companies like yours to implement modern digital solutions. Contact us today to learn more on how we can help. View: The future of work: Empowering people and organizations to achieve more

Microsoft Teams, the hub for teamwork in Office 365

Employees today are working with twice the number of teams they were just 5 years ago. Part of that change is the evolution of the modern workplace in which workers can freely collaborate and communicate to achieve more and drive profitability. At Bluechess Consulting, we know that your company’s productivity is the key to unlocking higher profitability. By planning and adopting a modern workplace solution like Teams, you could see profitability increase by 21%. Contact us today to learn more. View: Microsoft Teams, the hub for teamwork in Office 365

The Network in 2020: Faster, Closer, Smarter

It’s no secret that more people, more than ever, are more digitally connected. The underlying network needed to support this connectivity must be faster, closer, and smarter, according to Forbes contributor Steve Alexander. “On-demand content, bandwidth-hungry mobile apps, IoT devices, and new cloud-based applications are driving the need for more bandwidth and network capacity,” Alexander writes. He reminds us that “fast ethernet” used to be the descriptive phrase for the network edge, and that over time we have quickly increased connectivity times—because users’ needs demand it. This is no exception. “Since its inception, the internet has a been a catalyst for service providers to facilitate faster connectivity, an imperative that will increase over time,” states Alexander. Read the entire article, “The Network in 2020: Faster, Closer, Smarter” for valuable insight on why network requirements will continue to align with the need for cloud services. Read More…