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February 2013

Special Report: Talent Management

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Talent Management

What are the key workforce trends for 2013? Register for an online forum to hear Oracle and industry experts share their insights about trends in human capital management (HCM). Plus: Profit contributors comment on workforce demographics, strategies for dealing with skills gaps in your organization, and how enterprise technology is meeting today's tough talent management challenges.

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Focused on Results

“What we need to move to is a model of measurable results. Managers need to stop managing people and start managing work better,” says Jody Thompson, author of Why Managing Sucks and How to Fix It. “Let people manage themselves.”

At Your Service

Savvy leaders at professional services organizations recognize that contract employees need to be intelligently managed to meet strategic productivity objectives. And increasingly, efficient use of technology is seen as an option to support contingent labor productivity—while yielding a positive impact on the bottom. Learn how managers at Oracle Consulting are using PeopleSoft solutions to get the most out of their contractors.

Oracle CloudWorld: Editor's Notebook

“One of the most common statements I heard from CloudWorld presenters as they showed off their products was, 'By the way, this is all in the cloud,'” writes Profit editor in chief Aaron Lazenby. “To me, this statement underscores that it's the functionality of a solution that really matters.”

Trends in Big Data: Three Ways to Reap Big Rewards

”Big data is quickly becoming a part of the enterprise fabric for many companies. In the coming years, we will see a shift to the new normal as big data comes of age,” says Yashpaul Singh Dogra, senior director with Oracle Insight, focused on data center technologies.

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Highlights from Oracle's C-Central:

Keep up with relevant technology trends and best practices. Oracle C-Central brings you the latest information, executive insights, and trends from Oracle and other global experts.


CIOs Tune In to the Importance of Data Quality, Data Governance, and Master Data Management

PwC Advisory: How to Drive Innovation and Business Growth (Registration Required)

IDC White Paper: Time For Change–Optimizing Data Center Infrastructure (Registration Required)

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"Exalytics eBook: Analytics Without Limits"

Do you want to learn how you can manage your business smarter and faster with the Oracle Exalytics In-Memory Machine? Read the “Oracle Exalytics - Analytics without Limits” interactive eBook now.

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Highlights from the OracleVoice blog on


The Cloud Revolution and Creative Destruction

10 Reasons Why CEOs Don't Understand Their Customers

King Richard III: Villain, Hero, Or Tragic Victim Of Identity Theft?

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Oracle CloudWorld

In one day, you'll learn how Oracle Cloud can transform your organization. Experience insightful keynotes, real-world case studies, in-depth Q&A sessions, hands-on demos, face-to-face networking, and dedicated tracks for different audiences.

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