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Genesys to bring augmented reality to contact centers as part of 'tech disruption'

Simon Wright is the technology executive of Daly City, Calif.-based Genesys. | Photo courtesy of Genesys. 

June 18, 2017 - 4:58pm

In this ongoing series, we ask executives, entrepreneurs and business leaders about mistakes that have shaped their business philosophy.

Jeffrey Wyatt

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‘Employee engagement’ a hot topic but experts say you need a plan

As the labor market continues to evolve into an employee market, job seekers have more latitude and control on selecting employers where the chances for greater engagement is possible, says management trainer Darryl Warren. | Photo courtesy of Darryl Warren

November 17, 2016 - 12:31pm

In this ongoing series, we ask executives, entrepreneurs and business leaders about mistakes that have shaped their business philosophy.

Josh Williams

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Initiative to cultivate tech workers will place school teachers at tech firms

Robin Fleming, senior vice president of technology at Angie’s List, is among local tech leaders participating in the Teacher TechConnect initiative. “It’s about educating teachers as to ‘just what are the jobs out there?’” |  Photo by Frank Espich

November 9, 2016 - 2:52pm

Indianapolis tech firms seek customer relationships in speed dating

Springbuk CEO Rod Reasen and account executive Lauren Howard meet with executives from Indiana companies during TechPoint's suite speed dating event last week at Bankers Life Fieldhouse in downtown Indianapolis. | Photo courtesy of TechPoint

November 2, 2016 - 11:03am

Giving workers more flexibility can extend lives, study finds

Celadon Trucking’s Gordon Day is taking advantage of a new company policy that allows drivers to take their cats and dogs on the road with them. An Indiana University study found that giving workers in high-stress jobs additional freedom isn’t just a morale booster but could also help them live longer. | Photo courtesy of Celadon Trucking

October 27, 2016 - 3:58pm

In this ongoing series, we ask executives, entrepreneurs and business leaders about mistakes that have shaped their business philosophy.

Steve Pruden

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Duke Energy seeks more incentives for economic development, brownfields

Duke Energy Indiana, the state's largest electricity supplier with 810,000 customers, told the Indiana Utility Regulatory Commission it needs more flexibility in offering discounts. | Photo by Eric Delbridge/Crain's Indianapolis

September 15, 2016 - 3:59pm

NineStar plans to plumb Hancock County’s 'frontier' for development

Michael Burrow is president and CEO of NineStar Connect, a Greenfield-based electric and fiber-optic communications cooperative. | Photo courtesy of Michael Burrow

September 8, 2016 - 11:50am

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