The Digital Transformation CIO vs CFO Battle Is Getting Easier

Since its inception over the last ten years, the process of digital transformation in a corporate sphere has been slowed somewhat due to the ongoing battle between the IT and finance departments. With CIOs prioritising the strategic value of technological innovation and CFOs often only concentrating on cost discipline alone, the two have historically been at crossed purposes. However, the tide may now be turning.

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How to Dynamically Set Email Importance in a K2

In some cases, we have a requirement to change the importance of an email based on custom conditions. Using the K2 email event wizard configuration, we can set the importance of an email but it will be applied to all the email notifications.

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How To Create Toolbar Icons In SmartForms

Toolbar button icons improve the usability of a system as they graphically prove a queue to the system user to perform system actions. In K2, generic toolbar buttons exist to describe an action which can be performed. Examples of these icons include; Add, Delete, Check In and Check Out. However, there may be a requirement to use a specific icon to describe an action which is not included in the standard ‘out of the box’ icon list.

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Dynamic Mini Calendar using K2 and SQL

K2 smartforms and the K2 community controls do not have a lightweight mini calendar control for the dynamic presentation of dates, in a colorful format.  For example, you might have a requirement to highlight a particular date, using a colour, which varies on the event type. Conditional formatting in smartforms can be used to achieve something similar, but not within a calendar control.

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Will bots take your job or keep you in business?

Automation technologies help firms to optimise resources, elevate performance and maintain a competitive advantage. In industries where growing regulatory pressures, data volumes and customer expectations are a challenge, robotic process automation (RPAcan lighten the load. RPA solutions can be configured to automate routine, repetitive and time-consuming processes. The software ‘bot’ operates on application user interfaces (UI) in the same way a human would – only much faster and more accurately.

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Why Expanding Your Customer Base Is Now Easier Than Ever With A Custom-Built Sales Management App

Since their introduction almost 40 years ago, spreadsheets have played a vital role in allowing businesses to keep track of sales data and customer contact details.

But despite spreadsheet packages like Excel and OpenOffice being still widely used, the advent of online systems and the digitization of business processes have offered new opportunities for sales teams to work smarter and more efficiently.

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Three Ways Digital Technologies Enhance The Marketing Department

What is Digital Transformation and how can I apply it to my marketing activities? The truth is, Digital Transformation isn’t a “thing” you can plug in to your current marketing plan, nor a tool you can download. Rather, it’s a way of thinking, a way of communicating and a way of delivering value to customers.
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Mastering K2 Out of Office Delegation

Out of Office delegation is an extremely useful K2 feature that allows users to delegate tasks. When delegation is not configured correctly tasks can get lost, delegated users may not receive tasks or might be unable to action them.

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