Big Data: From Buzz Word To Business Benefits [Infographic]


The benefits of big data have been well documented. Implementation of big data analytics can have a massively positive effect on how a company operates. However, this infographic from Colourfast, outlines the potential stumbling blocks companies can run in to when implementing big data initiatives. Companies often do not have the necessary skills to make big data initiatives work. Continue reading

Are You a Designer? Self-Diagnose Today with the 15 Key Signs


Have you seen the memes about designers that’s doing their rounds on Facebook and 9gag? Have you laughed every time you have come across it? Wait! That just means you exactly know why they are funny and that means you might just be one of the “stereotyped” designers. Continue reading

How IT Has Opened Up Further Education


The days of attending a college campus to obtain a degree could be coming to an end as the growth in online degree programs bucks the trend of falling college enrollments. Today's prospective graduates need flexibility and that's exactly what they can expect from an online degree program. Continue reading

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How Cloud Computing Fits into the Customer Relationship Management Landscape


The cloud is probably this decade’s biggest buzzword; everyone seems to be reaching for it. So, what exactly is it, and how can it be used in relation to customer relationship management. The cloud is a virtual landscape on the Internet through which you can access various services and securely store organizational or personal data. More and more people are buying into it because: Continue reading

7 Product Images Tips to Boost Sales and Conversion Rates


The old cliché is that a picture’s worth a thousand words. What’s even better, however, is optimizing those photos to enhance your thousand words—on your website. The power of product images and compelling descriptions together is what really brings in the sales—and you’ll want to make sure you are doing everything you can to make your photos look great. Clarity, layout, and staging all play a role in how your photos drive sales, so it pays to know some tricks of the trade. Continue reading