RPA (Robotic Process Automation): What’s In Store For 2020?

Business concept. Improving productivity, reliability and business processes. Automation conceptGettyIt’s been a banner year for the RPA (Robotic Process Automation) software market. The fundings have definitely been eye-catching. In April, UiPath announced a Series D round for $568 million, led by Coatue, for a valuation of $7 billion. Then last month there was Automation Anywhere, which raised $290…

8 hard truths the decade taught us – CNET

Anything you do online can come back to bite you. Angela Lang/CNET This story is part of The 2010s: A Decade in Review, a series on the memes, people, products, movies and so much more that have influenced the 2010s. It’s been a decade overflowing with tough lessons: who to trust, when to speak out…

Top 12 Organisation Trends For 2020

Contrary to popular opinion, there will be news other than the presidential election this year. Below are a dozen trends that will impact businesses in 2020 and beyond: 1. Consumers Still Spending While the U.S. economy will grow modestly (2.5%) in 2020, consumer sentiment is still strong. With consumer spending representing two-thirds of the U.S.…

These were the 50 best US companies for women to work for in 2019

Here are the most welcoming environments for working women. Courtesy of Comparably Career site Comparably released its list of the 50 best places for women to work.Comparably used survey results that assessed compensation, company culture, work-life balance, and more.Tech companies in California and the West took many of the top spots.Visit Business Insider’s homepage for…

This wonderful notebook is straight out of Harry Potter– and it’s on sale

Just to let you know, if you buy something featured here, Mashable might earn an affiliate commission. Rocketbook allows its lucky owner to upload written notes, scribbles, and doodles to cloud services like Google Docs, Dropbox, iCloud, Evernote, Slack, and more. Image: rocketbook By StackCommerceMashable Shopping2019-12-14 10:00:00 UTC TL;DR: Upload your written notes to cloud…

HackerRank obtains Mimir, an online platform for computer technology courses

HackerRank, a popular platform for practicing and hosting online coding interviews, today announced that it has acquired Mimir, a cloud-based service that provides tools for teaching computer science courses. Mimir, which is HackerRank’s first acquisition, is currently in use by a number of universities, including UCLA, Purdue, Oregon State and Michigan State, as well as…

50 US companies that actually cared about diversity in 2019

Courtesy of Comparably Career site Comparably released its annual ranking of the 50 best companies for people of color.Non-white workers took an in-house survey that inquired about pay equity, support from leadership, and company culture.Major companies featured on the list include Facebook, Google, Starbucks, and Adobe.Visit Business Insider’s homepage for more stories.While employers still struggle…