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The do’s and don’ts of negotiating a raise

Successfully negotiating a raise is as much art as science. Here’s what to do and what to avoid.

55 percent organizations believe workload uptime is the CSP’s responsibility. It isn’t

In the face of the frenzied cloud-adoption spree, organizations are still grappling with pressing concerns around data management. Here’s a look at how Veritas’ 360-degree data management platform ensures business continuity, compliance, visibility, data portability, and optimized storage.

5 critical elements of business planning

It can be difficult to determine which technology and business initiatives or programs are worth pursuing, spending more time investigating or eliminating altogether.

150 years of Business Intelligence: A brief history

A brief history of Business Intelligence from pre-digital times until today

Open banking after six months: Case studies, facts and figures

Open banking officially came into effect in the EU six months ago, on January 13 to be exact, however the established banks have been slow to adapt and adoption of new services has been sluggish. So what has really changed?

What ASEAN CIOs need to know about GDPR

The General Data Protection Regulation applies to any organisation with data processing activities in the EU.

What CIOs can learn from startups

Startup culture is influencing businesses more than ever. Here we review how your enterprise can benefit from it

What is a Net Promoter Score (NPS)? A simple metric to gauge customer loyalty

To find out your company’s Net Promoter Score, all you have to do is ask your customers one simple question. That question can tell you a lot about where you stand in terms of customer loyalty.

Can fintechs and banks live harmoniously?

Now that open banking has come into force many are predicting that nimble fintech companies will be able to leverage customer data - with their permission - to further disrupt the big banks.

Checking in with the chatbots

The rise and rise of chatbots in Australia has been impressive. Recent roll-outs of virtual assistants include NIB Health Funds’ Nibby, Domino's Pizza’s DRU Assist, and Jetstar’s chatbot Jess. Banks are particularly fond of the technology, with UBank’s RoboChat, NAB’s “digital virtual banker”, CBA’s Ceba and AMP’s Rosie among those implemented in customer facing roles.

The top 3 disruptive FinTech technologies to watch in 2018

FinTech will benefit from three technologies that are expected to expand the usefulness of big data, offer more secure and responsive applications and exponentially grow computational performance.

How an Iranian engineer uses mega ultra marathons to overcome life trauma

Tayebeh Alirezaee has no recollection of her life in Iran during the revolution of 1979. It’s understandable given she was an infant at the time. But the trauma of the subsequent conflict between Iran and Iraq, a war that raged from 1980 until 1988, is still fresh in her mind.