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by   |    |   4 minutes  |  in Aerospace & Defense

Short turnaround times are the goal for any airline. They reduce delays and keep customers happy. Yet, according to the U.S. Bureau of Transportation Services, 69.7% of all flight delays and cancellations are due to air carrier delays or late-arriving aircrafts, something which is very much within the control of an airline. Reducing this figure…

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by   |    |   3 minutes  |  in Business Technology

No matter your industry, challenges and opportunities are never far away. The right enterprise software can support your company’s ability to meet emerging challenges and respond to constant change by providing the foundation for enterprise agility. But how exactly do you find the right enterprise software? This blog provides 10 software selection questions you should…

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Innovation at Work

by   |    |   4 minutes  |  in Creativity & Innovation

Innovation is one of the most overused words in business today. That doesn’t make what it represents any less imperative though. Innovation could be described as turning an idea into a solution that adds true value from a customer’s perspective. However, at IFS it means even more than that; it’s about staying relevant! Innovation at…

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by   |    |   4 minutes  |  in Corporate Social Responsibility

2020’s meeting of global elites in Davos may be best remembered as a Trump vs Thunberg showdown. On one side, a US president who is pulling out of the Paris climate accord, planning to revise America’s National Environmental Policy Act and continues to promote the use of fossil fuels. On the other, Thunberg, a 17-year-old…

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2020 Business Strategy Predictions

by   |    |   8 minutes  |  in Finance, Strategy

Finance and human capital management (HCM) are the foundations of global business operations, and they are being affected by regular and unpredictable changes to business models, customer expectations, market risks, regulation and new technologies.   The obvious tremors, of course, are Brexit in the UK and the global rise of economic and social populism, causing increased protectionism, is unpredictably driving landed cost of parts and components and hammering sales…

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2020 Energy and Utilities Predictions

by   |    |   6 minutes  |  in Energy, Utilities & Resources, Oil & Gas

The world has never been more aware of the importance of conserving resources and reducing carbon emissions. Nowhere is this growing consciousness more keenly felt than in the energy sector. Companies need to navigate increasingly demanding taxation regimes and government policies as well as the negative perception connected to fossil fuel taking root among the general population and…

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Lewis Pugh Antarctica Swim

by   |    |   4 minutes  |  in Corporate Social Responsibility

IFS is a proud supporter of Lewis Pugh’s recent expedition swimming 1 km across a supra-glacial lake in East Antarctica. Below, Pugh shares with us why he chose to swim Antarctica and his commitment to make the world a better place. People often ask me why I swim without any protection other than a cap,…

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2020 Construction Predictions

by   |    |   8 minutes  |  in Engineering, Construction & Infrastructure

2020 will see a continuation of 2019’s move towards digitalization of business processes with many organizations extending and refining their approaches. Technologies such as Blockchain and the Internet of Things (IoT) will start to allow for a manufacturing and product-led approach to construction, allowing for greater safety and efficiencies to everyone’s benefit, with a focus…

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IFS Oil & Gas Expertise

by   |    |   5 minutes  |  in Energy, Utilities & Resources, Oil & Gas

As we stand back and reflect on 2019, I am immensely proud of what the IFS team has achieved in partnership with our customers. With many high-profile customers committing to upgrading to our latest version of IFS Applications, many going live within the year, and the high number of new tier-one players selecting IFS, validates…

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