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Crash course in Office 365: How it can help you grow your business

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Your customers are probably already taking advantage of Office applications like Word, PowerPoint, and Excel. But do they know that Office 365 gives them the capability to access content from any device, or allows them to leverage the power of AI to create more impactful content? Check out this guide for more on how Office 365 can help your customers protect their sensitive data and accomplish more in their workday.

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Good Decision Making Requires Good Data

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In our data centric times, it's easy to equate lots of data with good data. Catch this article, "Good Decision Making Requires Good Data" in Entrepreneur Magazine. Author George Deeb of Red Rocket Ventures gives personal examples of thinking he had the data thing down and then realizing the need to continue to refine their AI efforts to have accurate and meaningful data. With Microsoft's AI Builder layered onto the Power Platform, you can ensure it will be easy to build dashboards, apps, and workflows. Get the information you need to run your business, whatever your field.

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Satya Nadella On Microsoft’s New Age Of Intelligence

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"Microsoft was born to do a certain set of things. We're about empowering people in organizations all over the world to achieve more. In today's world, we want to use AI to achieve that."

That's Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella, crisply explaining the company's artificial-intelligence vision in an interview with Fast Company. Read the article for a look at how Microsoft aims to tie everything from Cortana to HoloLens to Office to Azure into one amazing AI experience.

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Data-Minded or Data-Blinded

Collaboration and Networks

Artificial Intelligence (AI) and HR have become closely acquainted in recent years but as AI penetrates deeper into organizations, there are challenges when it comes to applying AI into analyzing employee networks.

Artificial Intelligence is being applied to almost anything and everything, with even the most banal information delivering telling revelations once the data is collated and interrogated. Anyone in doubt should consider the last time they visited a favorite online shopping store and glanced at some of the ads being offered up; the techniques used to analyze what you have bought and rejected to second-guess what you might buy can produce startlingly accurate results.

Collaboration and networks are about people not data. In this Forbes article, the CEO of Brainpool.ai, a worldwide network of AI and Machine Learning experts, explores opportunities and concerns around the use of network data analysis to transform organizations.

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Microsoft Super Bowl Commercial - Braylon O'Neill


Answering the question, "What is that we can do that is unique; that is impactful," guides the development of everything Microsoft delivers. In this video showing a Super Bowl commercial, discover how Microsoft technology empowers young Braylon O'Neill to do more, achieve more and experience courage in the face of opportunity.

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Using AI to augment customer service agents

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There is seldom a sector or field that is not undergoing some form of transformation driven by a wave of digital technologies that are upending traditional ways of doing things -- including customer service. While many of claims of disruption suffer from over-hype, the way companies engage with customers is one domain where claims are justified.

A recent report from Deloitte highlights how customer service has transitioned from the cost centers of old to create experiences that delight customers and turn them into brand devotees. Read this blog for insight on the various ways enlightened organizations are using technology and automation to empower humans to augment and enhance customer experiences.

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SitePro - Part 1


SitePro gained a competitive advantage by combining onsite sensors and data collection with online data processing and management using Microsoft Azure. As a result, they were able to provide faster and more effective service to their customers, which in turn strengthened the offerings of their customers. It's a win for everyone.

How did the software platform SitePro find their competitive edge? By making themselves the "one-stop shop" for oil and gas companies to combine what used to be multiple systems--each operated by a different third party--into a single, scalable, integrated system.

For their customers, this means faster setup times for new facilities and efficient monitoring of their equipment. For SitePro, it means more business. Everyone wins. And, with the vast and affordable scalability @Azure provides, they are free to expand their services exactly when needed and not a moment before.

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Chief Data Officers Struggle to Make a Business Impact

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According to Forbes, data-driven transformation isn't a one-shot effort. It's a journey which requires commitment, steadfastness and adaptability. With #Microsoft #Azure, Yocum Technology Group delivers the data, security and AI you need to build an agile data estate.

Data continues to proliferate. Digital transformation initiatives are driving intensified competition. In this thought leadership article, an experienced strategy consultant suggests harnessing the full power of data is the key to driving successful transformation. More than a one-shot effort, data-driven transformation is a long and sustained journey which requires commitment, steadfastness and adaptability. A Microsoft partner and Azure solutions provider, Yocum Technology Group delivers the cloud, security and AI technology needed to build and sustain an effective, agile data estate.

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Reduce costs with Windows and Office

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70% of small and midsize businesses (SMBs) reinvest saved money into their business thanks to the cloud.

Simplify the process of keeping devices up to date while saving time, reducing costs, and gaining control. Check out this infographic--which shows industry trends, pain points, and proof points--to learn why and how.

And to find the right Windows 10 and Microsoft 365 Business solution for your business to reduce costs, contact our team at Yocum Technology Group.

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Business models are quickly changing in the age of AI. n this article, CEO Jayshree Pandya of Risk Group writes, “Over the years, digital data has been growing at a staggering pace across nations. It is essential to understand:(i) how this new data-driven intelligence reality brings each business across countries an entirely new world full of opportunities and risks; and (ii) what the expected consequences for each market (existing and emerging) would be?” How are you preparing your business for the challenges of automation driven growth? Contact us to see how Yocum Technology Group can help..

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