As part of his Dreamforce ’17 keynote address, Marc Benioff, the founder, chairman and CEO of Salesforce, shared the company’s vision on the emergence of the Fourth Industrial Revolution (4IR). Benioff explained that the first industrial revolution was steam power in the 1700s. The second was electricity in the 1800s, while the third was computing ... Read More
We like platforms that work, but we absolutely love the ones that work the way we work. We’re talking about those solutions that drive collaboration among team members, facilitate communications with teams around the globe, and create connections with people on the move. Of course, most of us have tried achieving collaboration, communications and connectivity ... Read More
Mobile optimisation must give way to ‘mobile first’ by Sean Harrison of Ceterna We’ve all found ourselves doing it at some point: absent-mindedly tried to swipe your laptop screen as you would a tablet or smartphone instead of using the keyboard. It’s really nothing to be embarrassed about. It’s a simple reflect ... Read More
AI will only become a threat to our jobs if we don’t embrace it by Sean Harrison-Smith, managing director Ceterna Judging by the growing fear that currently surrounds the uptake of artificial intelligence (AI), anyone would think we’re in the throes of a destructive uprising – the kind depicted in I, Robot. The rise of AI ... Read More
Constant Transformation: Automation and Agility in Manufacturing At Ceterna, one of the best parts of our job is watching the constant transformation forward-looking companies and industries undergo in order to maintain competitive advantage. For example, how do you picture the manufacturing sector? Billowing smokestacks? Long, dreary assembly lines? Get rid of that view. It belongs ... Read More
How can your SMB jump ahead of the pack in 2017? (Learn how you’re already on your way!) You’ve spent years (or decades, maybe?) building your business. While you have had success, but the pressure to keep competing and growing never stops. This is the life you chose and you would not have it any other ... Read More
Harnessing the Power of Artificial Intelligence with Salesforce Einstein! It’s happening in C-suites around the world as we speak. Right now, managers in companies of every size and every industry are discussing the way forward by analyzing their past performance. When you say it out loud, it seems odd, doesn’t it? Do leaders really look ... Read More
Salesforce Winter ’17 Release offers greater customisation, mobility and connectivity In a keynote address to this year’s Dreamforce conference, John Ball of Salesforce emphasised: “The sales process is no longer linear.” He’s absolutely right. In today’s world, you approach your customer’s needs from a variety of angles – using everything from collaborative communities to mobile ... Read More
Cloud computing is transforming the IT landscape with aspirational qualities for businesses across all industries, and as the cloud computing phenomena grows every day ordinary IT systems are being replaced with smarter cloud ecosystems.
The summer ’16 Salesforce Lightning release is quite a milestone as it’s Salesforce’s 50th release. As summer is one the best seasons of the year, Salesforce have loaded the new release with developments that are bound to supercharge your overall business productivity.
The adoption of digital and mobile technologies has raised the bar in the way consumers shop and interact with retailers, today’s consumers being more empowered than ever before. They expect a personal, seamless and differentiated customer service across mobile, social, online and in-store experiences.
Marketing Automation is transforming the way businesses communicate with their prospects and customers. This post breaks down the 6 marketing automation mistakes you might be making that you could easily avoid for improved overall business results.
Welcome to 2016! As the calendar turns to a new year, people return from their annual holiday breaks, and it takes an extra bit of effort to get your team up and running. Transitioning to Salesforce can be just the thing to position yourself to drive your business forward in 2016. Here are some tips ... Read More