How Unified Communications Can Help You Achieve HARD Dollar Savings in a Difficult Economy

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Mark StratonOf the original 500 S&P companies just 82 remain. The pace of change and corporate flexibility required to keep up continues to dramatically accelerate. Both McKinsey & Company and Boston Consulting Group say one-third of companies in the top quarter of their industry failed to maintain their competitive position during the 2000 economic slowdown. Five years later, just 10% returned to their same competitive position. The Business Roundtable reports 45% of CEOs expect declining sales over the next six months. The bottom line is that companies which excel figure out how to save money but also prepare for the rebound. Mark Straton, Senior Vice President of Strategic Marketing at Siemens Communications is my guest as we discuss three imperatives for communications management during a tough economy that will ensure your company maintains its competitive position during and after the economic slowdown.

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  1. Michelle Barry said:

    RT @NickLippis: Mark Straton, Siemens explores if UC can deliver HARD $ savings now. He delivers the facts: http://tinyurl.com/cpo6n9

  2. Michelle Barry said:

    RT @NickLippis: Mark Straton, Siemens explores if UC can deliver HARD $ savings now. He delivers the facts: http://tinyurl.com/cpo6n9