Deconstructing Telecom Trends for 2016: The Making or Breaking of Network Operators

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In the rapidly evolving telecommunications industry, it’s critical to deconstruct the jargon and get the meat off the bone in order to stay up with the latest trends. Otherwise, you’ll drown in acronym-laden forecasts. That’s why I’m biting off a chunk by focusing on three key trends that are dominating the industry: security, integration and partnerships.

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Award Season Is Upon Us

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It’s that time of year: Awards Season. There’s the Grammys,® Golden Globes,® People’s Choice, the Oscars,® and countless others. It seems like every weekend there’s another awards show taking place.

While we don’t have an awards season in the tech industry, per se, we’re nonetheless humbled when our own team members are honored or recognized for their work. Read More...

🏈 Score Game Day Recipes Like A Champ: Super Bowl Party Recipe Hotline 🏈

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No matter who you root for, everybody loves Super Bowl Sunday. It's a time for friends to gather, cheer on the teams, and of course, eat fantastic game-day food. No matter what your favorite fare – chili, finger foods, sandwiches – you'll find the best recipes on our Game Day Hotline. Start with scoring the best in dips – including super easy slow cooker versions – as well as our hearty chili, a favorite at football parties.

Meet one of our many fan pleasers: Yvette’s Buffalo Chicken Dip Read More...

5 Steps to Productivity in 2016 – and the Apps That Will Help You (Part 5)

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To help you get 2016 off to a great start, we’ve posted ideas about ways to improve productivity. Each blog article has included apps you can use to better manage your time, take control of your mobile devices, declutter your inbox and desk and hold more efficient meetings. Our final tip is all about maintaining your work/life balance.

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5 Steps to Productivity in 2016 – and the Apps That Will Help You (Part 4)

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To get the new year started, we’re offering a tip each day this week to help you improve your productivity. We’ve covered time management, device management and inbox management. Now we’re moving on to meetings, which almost everyone recognizes needs better management. (Management seems to be a theme here.)

As we’ve all experienced, some meetings are productive—and some drive you to look desperately at the clock. In 2016, try a fresh format for your business meetings by maximizing impact and taking them online! Read More...

5 Steps to Productivity in 2016 – and the Apps That Will Help You (Part 3)

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We’re 13 days into the new year. How are your resolutions coming? To make it easier and do it one step at a time, we’re offering a tip a day to help improve your productivity.

So far, we’ve offered suggestions for manging your time and your mobile devices. Now you’ve got to straighten up your ‘stuff’. It might be more than your desk that needs a good cleaning—so start out the new year with a tidy approach to all your ‘overwhelming’ tasks. Read More...