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What Keeps IT Up at Night Part 1: The Human Element

What’s keeping CIOs and CTOs up at night these days? We presented this question to a variety of IT leaders. While there were a scattering of other answers, the vast majority all revolved around the same concern: security. Whether it’s educating and equipping your internal users with the knowledge and tools to protect company data, protecting against external attacks and …

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eBook: Webinars Are Easier Than You Think

Intimidating technology, expensive production, time-consuming content, tough crowds: delivering a webinar just seems too difficult and too risky to even bother. The truth is, these are all huge misconceptions, and webinars are now too easy and too valuable not to use. By completely avoiding webinars, you’re missing out on major opportunities to generate leads and engage prospects faster and better …

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White Paper: How to Capitalize on Your Collaboration Investments

It’s no secret that organizations are investing heavily in unified communications–from video, chat and voice software such as Microsoft®  Skype® for Business to teleconferencing suites. And it’s also clear that the pace of those investments isn’t slowing down. But with mobility, interoperability and the cloud changing the equation, how can companies maximize the value of their UC  investments? Phil Radford, a …

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A CMO’s Guide to Virtual Collaboration

Marketing departments are growing in size, skills diversity and location. And today’s CMO is more involved than ever with the entire organization—including services, sales, product, IT, HR and finance. With all these disparate stakeholders engaged, sometimes it can feel like herding cats and corralling chickens! That’s why for CMOs, virtual and online collaboration are more important than ever. Check out …

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PGi Takes Home Three Awards for 2015 Best in Biz Awards

It is with great excitement that we announce that PGi has officially been announced as the winner of three separate awards for the 5th annual Best in Biz Awards! Best in Biz Awards is the only business awards program judged by influential industry analysts and esteemed members of the press from publications like FastCompany and Reuters.   Thanks to our …

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[eBook] C-Suite Collaboration: Earning and Keeping Marketing’s Seat at the Table

Not surprisingly, by 2017, CMOs will direct more corporate technology spending than CIOs. However, the leader most often left out of the C-suite is still the CMO, according to research in the newest eBook by PGi. Marketing leaders, it’s time to make your mark and learn how to earn a bigger role in setting the corporate agenda. Get your copy …

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Are You Leading the Marketing Department of the Future?

Say goodbye to the marketing silo. Thanks to technology and due to the demands of the customer-centric business, marketers everywhere are facing new possibilities, challenges and levels of transparency throughout organizations. Marketing is now relying on cross-functional collaboration, digging into data and aligning with IT more than ever before. Learn how to future-proof your marketing team and effectively navigate the …

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Teamsgiving Survey WeeBook

Inspired by the notion of giving thanks in November, we surveyed our customer base to gauge attitudes and unearth insights on the way knowledge workers feel about their teams. Nearly 500 professionals from a variety of industries and a variety of company sizes replied. And guess what? Teams have a lot of be thankful for. In fact, we’d like to …

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9 Essential Tech Tools Every Business Traveler Needs

We’ve all been there. You’re on the road, traveling for business and your smartphone battery dies. Nowhere to plug in, and you’re stuck in a meeting until 5. In addition to the prescribed laptop and smartphone is a battery charging pack—and these eight other tech tools every business traveler needs. External battery pack. Major airports have gotten much better at …

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Teamsgiving Survey Results

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Inspired by the notion of giving thanks in November, we surveyed our customer base to gauge attitudes and unearth insights on the way knowledge workers feel about their teams. Nearly 500 PGi customers from a variety of industries and company sizes replied. And guess what? Teams have a lot of be thankful for. In fact, we’d like to crown these …

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Recap: GITEX Tech Week

GITEX is the third largest technology event in the world, and this year, PGi had the opportunity to participate as an exhibitor. The 35th annual GITEX (Gulf Information Technology Exhibition) Tech Week, hosted Oct 16-20 in Dubai, UAE, is an annual computer and electronics exhibition and conference that hosted 143,000 attendees and over 4,000 exhibitors. The exhibition hosted companies in …

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Making Customers the Hero at MarketingProfs B2B 2015 Forum

Are your marketing efforts focusing more on your story than the customer’s? Do your marketing campaigns feel a little less than, well, human? This year’s MarketingProfs’ B2B Marketing Forum on Oct. 21-23 was all about the three C’s: creating customer connections! Across all 54 sessions, the message echoed again and again is to put the customer at the center, as recapped by …

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PGi Honored to Be Named a Best Adoption-Friendly Workplace – 5 Years and Counting!

For the 5th year in a row, PGi is honored once again to be named a Best Adoption-Friendly Workplace by The Dave Thomas Foundation for Adoption®, this time winning the top spot in the Communications category. PGi is committed to providing the best, most comprehensive benefits to all of our associates and recognizes the challenges parents face in finalizing their …

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Back to the Future’s 2015 Tech Predictions

Great Scott! Today marks the day that the world has finally caught up with Doctor Brown and Marty McFly in Back to the Future Part II. More specifically, for those of you who may not be Back to the Future fans, today is the day that Marty, Doc and Jennifer visited the future in the 1989 movie. There were some …

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Conjure up Some Collaboration Magic With PGi at MarketingProfs

Marketing Magic

Want to put a spell on your webinar participants? Searching for better ways to bewitch your digital audience? Wish you had a magic marketing touch? This year’s MarketingProfs’ B2B Marketing Forum will include 54 sessions from the top players in the industry so you can “Make Marketing Magic.” During Oct. 21-23, join PGi as MarketingProfs works its magic in Boston. …

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Recap: Gartner Symposium/ITxpo 2015

The theme of the Gartner Symposium ITxpo 2015, held last week in Orlando, FL, was Rise to the Challenge, and session topics ranged from strategies and tools to lead the next generation of IT to new approaches to create and maintain a digital organization and culture. A true highlight of the conference, however, was vice president and Gartner Fellow, David …

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Gartner Symposium/ITxpo 2015

This is a defining moment for CIOs and senior IT executives as a “digital wave” is sweeping through every industry, organization and culture. It’s a chance to rise up and align critical priorities and to drive business outcomes. Are you ready to rise to the challenge? PGi, a global leader in unified communications and collaboration software, will join Gartner for …

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Create Engaging Sales Presentations with iMeet® Narrate

iMeet Sales Accelerator

As a sales guy myself, I know that sales pros are always looking for ways to stand out from the crowd. With so many pitches, cold calls and now social media posts all being leveraged to try and fill pipelines, how do you rise above the noise? We decided to tackle this problem head on by building an innovative, intuitive …

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Gifographic: How Does Your Commute Compare to the World?

Global Commuting Gifographic

Honk, honk! Beep, beep! Ah, the soothing sounds of commuting—there’s no better way to start or end the workday. Who are we kidding? Commuting is the worst! And according to the second annual PGi Global Telework Survey Report, most workers commute more than 30 minutes every day. How long is your commute: 15 minutes, 45 minutes, over an hour? See how your …

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Collabosphere 2015: Meet the Speakers

PGi is pleased to bring Collabosphere, the ultimate collaboration conference, to Austin’s PGi Studios on September 28-29. Entrepreneurs, best-selling authors, professors, analysts and productivity experts will unite to discuss the future of collaboration and dissect the biggest obstacles keeping businesses from reaching their full potential. Here’s a look at just a few of the 25+ speakers who will be taking …

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