Tuesday Apr 21, 2015
By Kathryn Perry-Oracle on Apr 21, 2015
The business leaders who attended Oracle CloudWorld in India surprised Oracle's Caesar Peter, Senior Director, CX Sales Applications Group (pictured left). The event coincided with the new financial year so he expected the main conversations to be about higher sales budgets and the economy. Instead these execs were talking about something of much more value and relevance.
Monday Apr 20, 2015
By Kathryn Perry-Oracle on Apr 20, 2015
A Guest Post by Rod Johnson (pictured left), Group Vice President, Applications Business Group, Oracle
We think you’ll be quite interested in the results of this
Oracle-sponsored study conducted by Harvard Business Review Analytics Service. We
wanted to know how the move to the cloud is affecting the success of companies and
if the move is delivering business benefits. You can download the study and use
the insights to capitalize on opportunities presented by the cloud.
Monday Apr 13, 2015
By Kathryn Perry-Oracle on Apr 13, 2015
iBasis is one of the largest carriers of international voice traffic in the world. It is also an Oracle Sales Cloud customer. Katherine Doe, vice president ofCommercial Operations at iBasis, wants to let others know about her company's decision to migrate to the cloud and the benefits. This customer reference forum is open to anyone with an interest in learning more about the transforming power of Oracle Sales Cloud.[Read More]
Tuesday Apr 07, 2015
By Kathryn Perry-Oracle on Apr 07, 2015
A Guest Post by Dee Houchen (pictured left), senior principal product marketing director for Oracle ERP Cloud
Finding and retaining the best finance talent is a top-of-mind issue with CFO’s. In this post, Oracle's Dee Houchen, ERP Product Marketing, (pictured left) suggests some probing questions to uncover the challenges. She also points us to a relevant Wall Street Journal Custom Studios report, which provides six recommendations on how finance leaders can improve bench strength within their own organizations.
Wednesday Mar 25, 2015
By Kathryn Perry-Oracle on Mar 25, 2015
Modern CIOs need broad shoulders. The challenges they face are both far reaching and complex. These execs are a center of influence between the lines of business and the C-Suite. This post introduces a recent article in Forbes written by SVP Mark Sunday, Oracle’s CIO (pictured left). He uses his first-hand experience to give advice on confronting the issues and challenges faced by CIOs in 2015
Tuesday Mar 24, 2015
By Kathryn Perry-Oracle on Mar 24, 2015
It wasn't so very long ago that discussions about the cloud raised the hackles of IT professionals. They ranged from being wary to resistant. Now, for many, the foe has turned into a friend. In this post, Oracle EVP Steve Miranda (pictured left), Applications Development, takes a crack at answering the question: “How did IT became a friend of cloud?” Miranda's explanation could be a great comfort to any 'not-so-sure' IT folks.[Read More]
Tuesday Mar 10, 2015
By Kathryn Perry-Oracle on Mar 10, 2015
A Guest Post written by Oracle's Aaron Lazenby, Profit Magazine
Chief human resource officers (CHROs), like all executives, can get distracted by the siren song of new technologies to transform their businesses. In this interview, Joyce Westerdahl (pictured left), CHRO at Oracle, says the key is to “stay absolutely focused on what’s happening at your own company and in your own industry.” She talks to Aaron Lazenby from Profit about the war for talent at Oracle and the tools that help us win.
Thursday Mar 05, 2015
Tuesday Mar 03, 2015
By Kathryn Perry-Oracle on Mar 03, 2015
A Guest Post by Emily Creech, Oracle Product Marketing Manager
Brought to you by Oracle, this Modern Sales Experience conference will be in Las Vegas on March 31 – April 2, 2015. This event will draw a prestigious group of thought leaders and innovative companies in the areas of Sales and Customer Experience. In this post, Emily Creech, (pictured left) Oracle product marketing manager, sketches out what’s planned with her top ten list. Register now!
Wednesday Feb 25, 2015
By Kathryn Perry-Oracle on Feb 25, 2015
South by Southwest (SXSW) is a celebration! A festival! It's referred to as an incubator of cutting-edge technologies and digital creativity. It’s March 13-17, 2015, when thirty thousand of the top influencers from advertising, technology, marketing, and social media converge on Austin, Texas, to swap ideas, build relationships, and eat some of the best BBQ in the world. Oracle and its clouds will be front and center at SXSW!
Wednesday Jan 28, 2015
Peter Rowley: "Definition of Insanity - Using the Same Performance Management Tools and Expecting a Different Result"
By Kathryn Perry-Oracle on Jan 28, 2015
By Kathryn Perry-Oracle on Jan 28, 2015
Oracle Voice is a speech-enabled virtual assistant that lets sales reps speak directly to the Oracle Sales Cloud on their smartphones. Oracle Voice is also an example of an innovative product that the Oracle Applications User Experience team built based on emerging technologies. "Oracle may be a big company, but it can turn on a dime to beat the competition," says Misha Vaughn, Director, Communications and Outreach, Oracle Applications User Experience (pictured left).
Tuesday Jan 27, 2015
By Kathryn Perry-Oracle on Jan 27, 2015
Mark Sunday (pictured left) is responsible for Oracle's global information technology infrastructure. Forbes contributor Ryan Westwood had lunch with Mr. Sunday and concluded, “Mark Sunday’s business practices have enabled him to be one of the most successful CIO’s in the industry.” In his article, Westwood synthesizes what he learned about Sunday's laudable business principles.
Friday Jan 16, 2015
By Kathryn Perry-Oracle on Jan 16, 2015
We are hosting an Oracle HCM Cloud Customer Reference Forum on Wednesday, January 21, 2015, at 9:00 a.m. PT / 12:00 p.m. ET. The featured speaker is Fredrik Rexhammar, Business Information Officer (BIO) in Group HR at Swedbank. He will discuss the company’s initiative to replace its in-house HR system with a cloud-based HR solution that included Core HR, Compensation, Talent Review and Performance & Goal Management. The goal was to better manage its people and support its complex compensation model.[Read More]
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