Category Archives: Social Networking

Three very handsome CEOs take on three advisors… only on HfS

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This February, three CEOs bake-off against three of the industry’s finest advisors in an unvarnished, unsponsored shootout of futuristic debate on the future of BPO.

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HfS announces expansion plans for 2016 across our analyst and commercial operations

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HfS Research, the leading analyst authority, has announced major additions to its worldwide research analyst and commercial operations as it continues its stellar growth performance

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Data is eating the services industry!

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Facilitating and empowering the core data of the enterprise is where the real value is – that is the “lock-in” of the future

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50% of Buyers are change imposters, so avoid them if you can!

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You must weed out the change imposters if you don’t want to go down with them

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HfS is back in Cambridge University for another no-cheese bake off of services leaders

This promises to be another UK style “throw the kitchen sink at everything crappy about our service industry”

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More bite than bark? Warner Bros transformation head, Jason Barkham, talks about his HfS Summit experience

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Warner Bros transformation head, Jason Barkham, talks about his HfS Summit experience

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Save the dates for our 2016 HfS Buyers Summits

Next stop in the HfS quest for operational perfection... Gonville and Caius College, Cambridge

At HfS, we are thrilled to unveil our 2016 Summit Agenda, starting with a return to Cambridge University in March

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The HfS 2016 Blueprint Research Agenda …at your service

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The analyst industry’s most ambitious 2016 research agenda

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HfS brings O’Brien’s brains on board

Melissa O'Brien is Research Director, Contact Center and Omni-Channel Operations, HfS (Click for Bio)

Melissa O’Brien joins HfS as Research Director, Contact Center and Omni-Channel Operations

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Life beyond automation? Consider the H Factor

Technology is useless without the H Factor to drive it...

The H Factor: Being smart humans who can intelligently apply tech, not be replaced by it

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Did HfS really just uberize the analyst business?

Click to read the full article over at Influencer Relations

After reading this, people will start to use the term “HfS-ize” instead of uberize

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Accenture, Deloitte, Capgemini and Bluewolf lead the industry’s first Salesforce Services Blueprint

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HfS Research unveils the industry’s first Salesforce.com Services Blueprint analysis

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Social intelligence and reputation are the keys to survival in this automating world

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Welcome to the socially-intelligent workforce, where your reputation is everything

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How the gig economy has turned bad analysts into vendor advocates

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There’s nothing wrong with marketing someone’s products or services, just don’t pretend you’re an “analyst” when you do it!

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Forget the sharing economy, we’re in the uncaring economy

The Sharing Economy

People care mosy about enjoying the outcomes of what they pay for, not the efforts made to achieve those outcomes

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#Crazymergerideas – Infopact or Genosys?

Two CEOs clearly up to no good... Genpact's Tiger Tyagarajan (left) and Infosys' Vishal Sikka (right)

What if Infosys and Genpact got a little more intimate with each other…

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Our Dallas working summit really rocked… next up Harvard Square!

Highlights from the recent As-a-Service HfS Working Summit in Dallas, Texas

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Ready for a reality slap around the face with a wet kipper?

The next HfS Service Buyer Working Summit will be held in Harvard Square, Cambridge MA, 1st-2nd December 2015

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Is there anyway you’ll be at the NOA Symposium in London next week?

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We’re participating in two sessions at the NOA Symposium held at etc. venues, St Paul’s on Wednesday 24th June. We’re also sponsoring the pens (which will surely create an avalanche of new delegates) I’ll be part of a panel with a motley assortment of legacy analysts from Gartner, Everest and NelsonHall as part of “The Outsourcing Debate”, […]

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Building your personal brand in the As-a-Service Economy

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Building our personal brands is the critical ingredient for furthering our career potential in this unraveling As-a-Service world

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