5 tips for virtual meetings

by Andreas Eichhorn on 04/02/2020

The coronavirus pandemic has us all on edge and is changing our lives considerably. Security measures such as social distancing hit us hard but are an absolute must at the present time. Virtual meetings are thus on the rise. They make an important contribution when it comes to staying in contact with each other. However, different rules apply to virtual meetings as opposed to traditional meetings in the actual “physical” office. The following tips are meant to help you organize your virtual meetings perfectly.

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Collaboration,
Digitization

How to get the best out of virtual teams

by Andreas Eichhorn on 04/02/2020

Working from home is still somewhat of a controversial issue. Many millennials already consider it part of daily life, whereas in conservative businesses, people are still rather skeptical about it. Especially in light of the current coronavirus outbreak, this discrepancy becomes glaringly obvious. While some companies deal rather well with the requirement to have employees work from home, others are simply overwhelmed by this development. Especially teamwork among colleagues becomes quite challenging in such a situation: no more office grapevine, no informal chats while making coffee, no more joking with coworkers.

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Collaboration,
Digitization

Organizing teamwork with Microsoft Teams

by Andreas Thumfart on 03/27/2020

In order to support businesses during the coronavirus pandemic, Microsoft is not going to charge user fees for the first 6 months. In this blog post, you will learn how useful Microsoft Teams can be for daily operations and how much you can do with this collaboration tool.

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Digitization

Make Online Meetings Great Again

by Peter Burghardt on 03/19/2020

Online meetings are something different from presence meetings. In our company we have a lot of experience in conducting online meetings, because we do international projects and cannot or do not always want to be on site, for example because it is inefficient or we want to reduce CO2 emissions. Here are a few practical tips on how to make meetings efficient and interesting, even if you are not physically sitting opposite each other.

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Digitization

Project success through Change Management

by Patrick Jörg on 03/17/2020

In these times of digital change, it takes more than traditional project management to ensure the success of IT projects. Rather, the employees concerned play the decisive role. Much more attention has to be paid here. This is exactly where the concept of change management comes in—guaranteeing sustainably successful change processes.

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Digitization

How to get your innovation process on track

by Patrick Jörg on 03/16/2020

Innovations are the power unit of digital transformation. But do you know how to drive innovative processes in your company to make better use of the opportunities offered by digitalization? We will introduce you to an efficient method in this article: Design Thinking.

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Digitization

The reel in every variety

by Benjamin Pöll on 03/16/2020

Our current blog post of expert Benjamin Pöll “The reel in every variety” clearly presents you how you can easily create and demonstrate role requirements and production orders. Read more!

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ERP

How to get a successful start on digitalization

by Maik Donner on 03/04/2020

Digitalization is not a temporary IT issue but an ongoing process that will transform many business sectors – a process with both predictable and unforeseeable consequences. The digital transformation is different. It’s further-reaching than any other technical trends to date. And it requires new answers and concepts. So how do we, as a technology and consulting company, prepare ourselves to guide our customers through what will likely be the most important change in the history of their business?

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Digitization

“Turning Waste into Resources” - the new motto of the EU plastic strategy

by Tamara Kornfeind on 03/03/2020

How many tons of plastic waste does Austria produce? How do we stack up in comparison to other European countries like Germany? And have you heard about the EU plastics strategy, yet? For facts and figures, check out the latest blog post!

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ERP

Welcome to the digital jungle! Hi there, digital twin!

by Benjamin Pöll on 02/24/2020

Who teaches people forest management? Is it their grandfather, a special school or a digital twin? Our expert Benjamin Pöll gets to the bottom of the issue. Read all about it in our latest blog post:

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Digitization