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The necessity of China’s foreign trade enterprises to develop E-commerce

Why is E-commerce becoming the main role of global economic development? I found three main factors: cost reduction; gain more popularity via E-commerce; E-commerce can truly take the customer as the center and make personalized management. 387 more words

China

Overcoming the pain of Technical Debt

Many businesses are hamstrung by expensive and inflexible information technology. To wit: The average firm’s spend on IT has swelled to the equivalent of between 4 percent and 6 percent of revenue, thanks in part to neglect, poorly executed integrations and the breakneck speed of technological change. 673 more words

Digital Business & IT Industry

5 Things Every Facilities Manager Should Know About Their Operations

8 hours to change a light bulb! It sounds like a punch line to a joke, but for facilities managers time is money. In order to effectively manage maintenance operations, facilities managers must be able to understand – and communicate – what’s going on in their organization. 696 more words

Facility Manager

A Controversial Topic- End of Life Cost of Care Reduced in Hospice

End of life treatment and care is a sensitive, although necessary, topic for most. While no one wants to see a loved one having to check into hospice, the truth of the matter is that there are many reasons for doing so. 83 more words

Healthcare Economics

If You Do Not Like Change, You are Going To Hate Extinction!

At the recent CompeteFor: Supply Chain Summit, I gave a keynote on the hidden benefits of collaboration. The single message that connected with Infrastructure-UK, Thames Tideway, Laing o’Rourke, Kier and Balfour Beatty, was the need to be innovative. 1,362 more words

Rail

Buying Online: A Larger, and Cheaper Selection

In the past year, I’ve found myself making more online purchases then normal. I ended buying a lot of used DVD’s of movies I wanted to watch, and I went through a phase where I bought a bunch of old Gameboy games to fulfill my nostalgia.  317 more words

Digital Marketing