Wednesday Feb 06, 2013

NEW - Profit Briefing: What We're Thinking About

This week, we're starting a new regular feature called Profit Briefing. It's basically a collection of links to new Profit content and news in the business/tech world that we find interesting. A bit of a snapshot into the the regular reading habits of the Profit editorial staff.

So, without further ado:

Proposed Acquisition: Oracle Buys Acme Packet
The combination of Oracle and Acme Packet is expected to accelerate the migration to all-IP networks by enabling secure and reliable communications from any device, across any network. Oracle

Oracle Voice: 10 Reasons Why CEOs Don't Understand Their Customers
Oracle Senior Vice President Bob Evans reveals the results of a customer experience study commissioned by Oracle -- and the dangerous implications of its results Forbes.

Trends for 2013: Trends in Employee Training: Online Global Learning Management
"A learning management system is only as good as the learning design, technology, and methodology for delivery that governs it," says Denise Pirrotti Hummel, CEO of Universal Consensus, a cross-cultural management consulting and training firm. Profit Online

Study: Two-thirds of American adults who are online use Facebook.
This, according to a Pew Research study. However, 61 percent of these users say "they have voluntarily taken a break from using Facebook for a period of several weeks or more." Learn the reasons so many say they need a break. Pew Internet

Debate: Is the Internet Making Us More Generous?
Columbia University's first Chief Digital Officer Sree Srennivasan argues that "the Internet has made the world more generous, while also changing our traditional understanding of generosity itself." What do you think? Read his essay and join the discussion. Big Questions Online

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