The bright spot in the latest U.S. employment numbers was in retail, adding 18,700 jobs and beating out overall job growth for September.
Just like today’s digital technologies have transformed the way we shop, change is taking root in the retail workforce and in the way it works.
Creating a thriving, flexible work environment can be a significant challenge, especially when it involves a highly mobile and global workforce.
All organizations need to be adaptable and modern in order to be competitive in the marketplace, but this has always been particularly crucial within the retail sector.
Across the globe, businesses are connecting their things and harnessing their data to create powerful new business value. Connecting devices to IT systems is only the first step. The real value lies in the data that is created and transmitted from those devices as they interact with other devices and human beings, and the compelling business insights this data can enable.