Programs Tagged With "technology"
Communication stems from the Latin word communis which means sharing of common ideas or feelings. In a technology driven corporate environment, face to face conversation has decreased; and the world of texts, tweets, and mass e-mail has forever changed the face of communication in the workplace. Ineffective communication in these mediums will result in loss of both clients and revenue. o Do’s & don’ts of communication etiquette with technology o Effective strategies to maximize communication with technology o Conference call & webinar maximization from mics to lighting
*Program may be edited for length/audience* Software solutions designed around small business operations are increasingly sophisticated, automated and integrated. Not only are small businesses integrated with each other more tightly – and more ubiquitously, cloud solutions are also tightly integrated with larger data sources like banks, payment processors, and payroll providers. This tight integration results in extreme levels of data automation that will, very quickly, replace up to 80% of the manual bookkeeping process for small businesses. During this forward-looking journey into small business innovation, Joe Woodard will provide a survey of these powerful new technologies, project the future of accounting and small business, and prepare current and future professionals to play in this midst of a radical and imminent paradigm shift. In addition, Joe details specific ways accountants can not only survive the technological disruptions taking place within the industry, but also l...
The future came too soon for HR! Automation is jumping off the pages of science fiction in the everyday workplace. Artificial intelligence, machine learning, and robots are disrupting jobs and changing the workplace. Unfortunately HR technology is running amok, threatening to remove humanity from human resources. HR has one last opportunity to assume the role of leader and advocate of humans in the workplace! During this presentation author and HR Futurist Ira S Wolfe exposes his vision for the future of work, benefits and threats of HR technology, and a plan for keeping the H in HR.
This fun, fast, funny and fascinating presentation challenges audiences to answer the question: what don't you see while you are looking at your phone. Presidential and Congressional Award-winning speaker, author and educator Barry Bradford offers a new program that will uplift, motivate and challenge your audiences. The end result will be a more engaged and motivated audience! As Barry says, "We live in a selfie obsessed culture where we are so busy looking at our phones and taking pictures of ourselves that we cannot see there is a hurt and broken world just outside our vision; a world that needs us to be active participants." The challenge to students and millennials is to really see the world - not just take pictures of it! With the wit honed by years of stand up comedy and the communications skill of a former National Teacher Of The Year, Barry Bradford will motivate your audiences to be their best selves. Points Include * How non-stop texting interferes with real ...
WOMEN, LEADERSHIP & THE FUTURE OF WORK 2020-2030: By 2030, the technological disruption of Industry 4.0 is projected to eliminate 30% of the jobs that exist today. The overwhelming majority of job categories that will be eliminated are typically held by women. New jobs will emerge, however, will require advanced technological, analytical and hybrid skills that many women will not have developed or acquired and will contribute to increased levels of gender inequality at the most senior levels of organizations. Learn how women can close the gap, rapidly skill-up and develop the leadership capacity to drive exponential innovation and growth for the organizations of today and the future!
While the impact of technology is seen everywhere in society, its influence is perhaps most significant in our homes and families. As parents, we are navigating new terrain as we seek to guide our children in their use of devices, manage our own screen time, and respond effectively to the prevalence of technology in our workplaces, schools, social circles and beyond. This program will present essential practices for parents in developing a healthy family culture as it relates to technology, managing our own use of devices, and setting effective guidelines to keep our children safe, healthy, and connected.
The tech insurance industry is new and can be very confusing to insurance buyers and sellers. Join Bill as he explains the brief history of tech insurance, what it is and protects, and tips to eliminate confusion between it and traditional insurance. - Learn why data breaches can cost hundreds of thousands of dollars for even small businesses - What the insurance covers and how it connects to financial and criminal policies - Sample premium amounts - Tips for applying for coverage This presentation is ideal in an audience smaller than 75. The Q&A generally requires about 15 minutes.
This discussion focuses on the 10 critical forces that are shaping the workplaces of today. Organizations who correctly recognize these forces and proactively manage them will have a distinct advantage in the years to come. More speaking topics can be found at http://lindasharkey.com/speaking/
Think you're aware of the of the cyber-threats you are up against? You're about to be shocked at what you don't know! Scottâ€™s presentation will reveal what steps you need to take today to help safeguard your money, business, family and personal identity from organized cyber crime.. Thinking your business is too small for hackers to care about or that there is nothing of any value on your computer will get you into BIG trouble. Sticking your head in the sand is not a valid protection against cyber-crime. Educating yourself on what you are facing and protections you need to have in place go a low way to minimizing your risks. In this session youâ€™ll learn: â€¢ The #1 Threat that traditional protocols canâ€™t protect against â€¢ A SHOCKING truth about bank fraud that could (literally) wipe out your bank account â€¢ Why relaying on anti-virus software and firewalls arenâ€™t enough anymore â€¢ How mobile computing and cloud applications are ser...