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Special Report: Most Popular Stories of 2017

December 2017

The technologies of tomorrow are clearly on the minds of Profit readers today, as evidenced by our 10 most popular stories this year.

“Our most popular articles show that Profit readers want to understand how technologies such as artificial intelligence, blockchain, the Internet of Things, and virtual reality will affect their businesses—and their careers,” says Aaron Lazenby, Profit editor in chief. “Our team of writers and thought leaders will continue to cover these topics in ways that help readers use their investments and skills in Oracle technology to get ahead of the trends.”

Here, discover the 10 most popular articles to understand more about Oracle’s approach to emerging technologies, and get insights into other top topics including Oracle Cloud, human capital management (HCM), and employee engagement.

Five Ideas: Artificial Intelligence
Experts weight in on what you should expect increasingly smart machines to do—and feel.

Five Ideas: Blockchain
What is blockchain, and how is it transforming the way business is done?

Seven IT Skills that Future-Proof Your Resume
Gaining skill sets in one or more of these technology areas will prepare IT workers for success.

Industrial Revolution
Innovative software and data analytics are helping GE Digital turn industry upside down.

Future Investments
India’s commitment to cloud, startups, and smart cities on the agenda at Oracle OpenWorld in New Delhi

Five Ways to Make Employees Happy in 2017
Where should leaders focus to attract and retain top talent this year?

Healthy Infrastructure
Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center replaces an outdated HCM and enterprise resource planning (ERP) system with an Oracle cloud solution that will carry it into the future.

For Higher Profits in 2017, Invest in Employee Experience
Organizations that focus on employees’ technological, physical, and cultural environments tend to crush those that don’t.

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