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HfS launches new unDigital magazine

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HfS Research today announced it has launched its most disruptive research offering so far: HfS unDigital Magazine

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How Design Thinking could really help your brand strategy

This firm could definitely benefit from some Design Thinking to re-imagine its customer experience

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If I was elected Prez…

Running for President with policies that will surely nail it

It’s not too late to throw my hat in the ring, so I thought I’d test my manifesto with you folks first to see if I have a shot…

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How Robotic Process Automation has become a right dog’s breakfast

Dogs Breakfast RPA

The services industry has gone careening up RPA hype creek, powered by advisor and provider-infused methane

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Forget Uberization, we must avoid Subwayfication

The Used-to-be-a-Service Economy

Once you lose touch with your customers’ desired outcomes, do something fast to find them again

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HfS announces its entry into the outsourcing advisory market

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HfS Research launches HfS Advisory (“HfS&”) and announces its exit from the research analyst business

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How to avoid being a terrible virtual worker

Here’s my guide to being an effective virtual worker in six easy steps

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2015: Time to salvage yourself from your digital wreckage of a work-life

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many of us are falling into bad Digital habits where it can seriously impact the quality of our non-Digital lives – and even the quality of our work performance

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Gartner, HfS and Forrester top the Analyst Firm of the Year awards, voted by 1100 research consumers

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Gartner, HfS and Forrester top the Analyst Firm of the Year awards, voted by 1100 research consumers

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When you may get better outcomes using speech recognition software…

When you may get better outcomes using speech recognition software…

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The three dirtiest phrases in services

Suffering Succotash

Here are three phrases that are today’s big no-nos

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How successful do you think you really are?

success-indicator

A truly frightening way to look at yourself…

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Sometimes the best strategies are the most obvious…

Sometimes the best strategies are the most obvious…

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Why providers must do their due diligence before they merge

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HfS and Blue Prism partner to develop automated analyst solutions

Meet Clive: Robo-Analyst Prototype

Industry analyst firm HfS Research has today announced a strategic partnership with leading Robotic Automation software company, Blue Prism to develop the first automated analyst prototype

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How to categorize your absurd colleagues

Colleagues in love

Some home truths about the absurd people in your professional world

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And what a week that was! Relive those Blueprint moments…

Thanks to all of you who made the effort be part of a great December networking escapade in the Big Apple

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Time to inoculate your firm against early-onset Zombieism… by coming to the Blueprint Sessions 3.0 this December

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When  Zombieism takes its grip on enterprise operations, many fail to realize… until it’s too late.  In fact, many of you reading this may already be exhibiting signs of early-onset Zombieism and immediate inoculation is imperative… But never fear folks, as the forthcoming BluePrint Sessions 3.0 in New York this December are specifically designed to […]

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Who wants to be friends?

Let's be friends

Vinnie Mirchandani just blogged about how we can add so much more value to our relationships by looking beyond Twitter, LinkedIn, Facebook, Quora, Pinterest etc to find value from our networks, when it comes to learning new ideas and gleaning knowledge

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Was this the first ever song about outsourcing?

Was this the first ever song about outsourcing?

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