|Who are the top 25 channel sales execs who work to bring success to partners? Here they are, as part of CRN's Top 100 Executives of 2017.|
When you're working with customers, the people who build the applications count too, a Red Hat executive tells ChannelCon.
Microsoft's Alyssa Fitzpatrick said solution providers need skills around building, developing and deploying Microsoft Azure.
Todd Thibodeaux said cybersecurity and cloud-based SaaS offerings represent the most immediate moneymaking opportunities.
|Dell EMC has online resources for content syndication, social media and other marketing campaign tactics that are available to partners at no charge.|
|Why do some solution providers avoid the cloud? Eric Martorano of solution provider giant Intermedia offers some answers, and what they can do if...|
Imagine that two people are introduced to each other via email by a mutual friend.
Men and women approach negotiation differently, on average, research suggests. Women initiate negotiations on their own behalf less frequently than men, for example, though they are just as likely as men to advocate for others.
Some cultures have a long tradition of haggling—bargaining back and forth about the price of an item—in markets and bazaars. By contrast, in the United States and many other countries, haggling between buyers and sellers is an under-practiced skill.
In financial negotiations, it’s always better when someone accepts your offer rather than rejecting it, right? Actually, rejection can sometimes be the most effective way to get to “yes.”
A few years ago, the Program on Negotiation Film Series screened “World Peace and Other 4th-Grade Achievements,” a documentary film that follows John Hunter, a public school teacher in Virginia, and his class of fourth graders as they play a highly interactive game called the “World Peace Game.“
In negotiation, the concessions we are willing to make in public sometimes are very different from the concessions we are willing to make in private.
Take the statement that U.S. secretary of state Rex Tillerson made during his visit to China in March.
|Security service providers may want to know how quickly organizations de-provision former employees from their corporate apps.|
|As businesses rip out older middleware in favor of off-premise alternatives, they could turn to managed services, a report concludes.|
|A new report finds that organizations without the latest security are three times as likely to get hit with a data breach.|
As master agents face pressure to grow to keep the channel relevant to telecom giants, more M&A activity may be on the way.
|Cloud-focused partners are increasingly looking for employees that stand out. These certifications help cloud professionals do just that.|
Service providers seen as a help to midmarket firms that are short on skills amid complex cloud infrastructure transitions.