Technology / Social Media

  • The Gray Work Index
    The Gray Work Index

    Understanding our productivity gap in 2024

    If you find yourself working harder, and longer, than ever, trapped inside workflows and processes that make you feel less productive than before, you are not alone. According to a recent survey by Quickbase, the software application platform for dynamic work management, over half (54%) of 1923 workers in the US and UK feel it…
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  • CFO Optimism Climbs To Highest Level In Nearly Three Years
    CFO Optimism Climbs To Highest Level In Nearly Three Years

    Technology can improve monthly close processes

    A new survey from Grant Thornton LLP, one of America’s largest providers of audit and assurance, tax and advisory services, revealed that chief financial officers (CFOs) are more optimistic about the U.S. economy than they’ve been in nearly three years.
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  • U.S. Healthcare Digital Experience Study
    U.S. Healthcare Digital Experience Study

    Healthcare should look to other industries to drive digital transformation

    Navigating health insurance digital channels is not easy. A surprising 42% of insured adults say they have experienced a problem using their health insurance website and/or app the past 12 months, and according to the inaugural J.D. Power U.S. Healthcare Digital Experience Study.
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  • 61% Of Americans Still Write Checks And Millions Fall Victim To Check Fraud
    61% Of Americans Still Write Checks And Millions Fall Victim To Check Fraud

    More than half (53%) of Americans believe credit card theft is most common, but check fraud may be the bigger liability — especially for small businesses

    Abrigo, a leading provider of financial crime prevention and risk management solutions for U.S. financial institutions, today announced new survey results revealing how Americans and small businesses are struggling with check fraud, along with misperceptions about the growing problem.
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  • Women In Tech
    Women In Tech

    Effective management, AI upskilling key to retaining and advancing women in the technology field

    Skillsoft (NYSE: SKIL), a leading platform for transformative learning experiences, today released its annual Women in Tech Report examining the current realities, needs, and opportunities for women in the technology industry.
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  • Generative AI Takes Hold In Insurance Distribution
    Generative AI Takes Hold In Insurance Distribution

    $50 billion opportunity emerges for insurers worldwide from generative AI's potential to boost revenues and take out costs

    Insurance businesses worldwide have a $50 billion dollar financial opportunity from generative AI to harness the technology in ways that could boost their revenues by as much as 20% and cut their costs by up to 15%, research from Bain & Company released today finds.
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  • Women In Tech
    Women In Tech

    Women in the field are more likely to seek new opportunities amid pay dissatisfaction

    Technology professionals who identify as women are more likely to be actively looking for a new job (38%) than tech professionals who identify as men (30%), recent research analysis from Dice shows.
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  • Is The Demand For Financial Planning On The Rise?
    Is The Demand For Financial Planning On The Rise?

    Investors with a formal financial plan have double the wealth entering retirement

    T. Rowe Price, a global investment management firm and a leader in retirement, today published a new report that reveals the importance of financial planning for retirement. The report shows a correlation between individuals with a formal financial plan and having two to four times more wealth when entering retirement compared to those without one.…
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  • AI Is Supercharging The Benefits Experience
    AI Is Supercharging The Benefits Experience

    Examining how AI and human empathy can revolutionize employee benefits engagement

    Businessolver® has unveiled its much-anticipated 2024 Benefits Insights Report today, marking a significant contribution to the understanding of employee benefits trends, challenges, and the expanding role of artificial intelligence (AI) and personalization in enhancing the benefits experience.
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  • AI In The Workplace
    AI In The Workplace

    U.S. workers are anxious about AI use in finance and operations

    Widespread apprehensions among U.S. workers regarding the negative impacts of artificial intelligence are impeding the broader adoption of beneficial AI advancements, a recent survey reveals.
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  • From Belief To Transformation: Digital Market Leaders Focus On Value
    From Belief To Transformation: Digital Market Leaders Focus On Value

    Digital transformation gap is growing among health systems

    Health systems have sprinted toward digital solutions, but the gap is widening between the "haves" and "have-nots" as some systems progress toward their transformation goals and many others fall behind, according to a new report published today by Chartis, a comprehensive healthcare advisory firm.
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  • 2024 AI In Insurance
    2024 AI In Insurance

    American perceptions shift from skepticism to endorsement with direct AI engagement

    Insurity, the leading provider of cloud software for insurance carriers, brokers, and MGAs, today shared new findings from its 2024 AI in Insurance Report. The comprehensive study offers new insights into American consumers’ attitudes toward artificial intelligence (AI) in the property and casualty (P&C) insurance sector, revealing a significant shift in perception following direct experience…
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  • IT Leaders Are Still Facing Challenges When It Comes To Data Understanding and Analysis
    IT Leaders Are Still Facing Challenges When It Comes To Data Understanding and Analysis

    AI tools bring a renewed focus on the role of data

    According to a recent study by Spotfire, a business unit of Cloud Software Group, 30% of global organizations don’t have the right skills internally to analyze data, while the same amount are still struggling to understand which data is relevant and useful to them.
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