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Dallas College and the Texas Restaurant Association Partner on New Restaurant Certification Amid COVID-19

Posted by Alex Lyda

As occupancy restrictions for Texas restaurants slowly lift, many in the food and hospitality industry want you to be sure of one thing: Restaurants have stepped up their efforts to responsibly serve, cook and clean so guests can once again enjoy the dining experiences that so many of us have been longing for since the pandemic began.

Building the Future with 5G and Wi-Fi 6

Posted by Deloitte

Many organizations are shifting to advanced wireless in an effort to enable innovation and gain competitive advantage. Indeed, many networking executives view these technologies as increasingly critical to their enterprise success, and business leaders are joining IT leaders to drive adoption.

Five Ways to Be an Effective Leader During Change

Posted by John Olajide

Axxess is a Dallas Innovates is Silver Founding SponsorLeadership is accepting responsibility for a desired outcome: do all you can to lead, challenge, coach, and support others to achieve a shared goal. When done correctly, you empower yourself and others to lean in. I am the Founder and CEO of Axxess, the leading technology innovator for healthcare at home.

Dallas International School Launches COVID-19 Webinar Series Welcoming Experts Across Industries to Discuss Issues Impacting Community

Posted by Dallas International School

Dallas International School (DIS), an established private international school in Dallas offering a unique multi-lingual and multi-cultural education, has launched a COVID-19 webinar series that will discuss community-related issues surrounding the current COVID-19 global pandemic. The webinar series is set to be held on a monthly basis and will invite a panel of esteemed experts across industries throughout the Dallas-Ft.

Dream Big

Posted by Munck Wilson Mandala, LLP

Dallas is home to those who dream big. Visionaries, investors, and innovators are disrupting their industries in technology, healthcare, financial services, defense, and more.

Since 1997, Munck Wilson Mandala has been a part of Dallas, partnering with those who bring passion and grit to the table.…

How Moving Companies in Dallas Are Handling the COVID-19 Pandemic

Posted by Brandon Morris

For those who are looking to move during the COVID-19 pandemic, it is critical to take numerous health and safety precautions. Even during the season of quarantine, stay-at-home orders, and social distancing, life goes on. For those who already had their move lined up or those that are planning now for the coming months, the good news is that relocations can still move forward.

Dallas-Area Care Providers Learn to Think Outside the Box

Posted by C1 Innovation Lab

People don’t usually think of health care as a creative field. In some ways it’s not—diagnosing disease and crafting care plans rely on following well-established best practices.

“Providers lean on best practices, guidelines, protocols and algorithms to identify treatment plans that are most appropriate for their patients.…

Technologies That Touch You

Posted by Deloitte

From wearables to wellness apps, technologies to help individuals improve their health and well-being are proliferating. Could such technologies help people boost their workplace performance as well?

In this two-part Q&A series, we’ll explore the ways in which work and the demands on individuals in the workforce are changing—and how that shifts how organizations can approach human performance in the workplace.…

Implementing a New Sales Enablement Solution for HealthMarkets

Posted by Sendero

SenderoTHE CHALLENGE

HealthMarkets, a Health Insurance Agency, was utilizing a highly customized legacy CRM system that was difficult to upgrade, modify, and enhance to service the needs of its diverse sales force of insurance agents. Due to difficulty in upgrading, HealthMarkets was several versions behind, resulting in agent inefficiencies due to a need to manually enter the same information into several different applications.

So… You’re Thinking About Becoming a Management Consultant

Posted by Bryant Robinson

SenderoI thought I had it all figured out… until I didn’t.

Graduating from The University of Texas at Austin with a degree in Electrical Engineering was an ultimate labor of love—an accomplishment that I thought greatly prepared me for a career in management consulting.…

Health Care Systems’ Emphasis on the Patient Experience

Posted by Liya Getachew

SenderoWorking as a management consultant in the health care space has given me a unique perspective on the customer experience.

Unlike engagements in other industries, working in health care was the first time I thought about impacts on the “end user” at such a high frequency—I knew that every single decision, implementation, and process change ultimately impacted a patient.…

Selecting and Implementing a Communications Solution for Genesis Women’s Shelter

Posted by Jeremy Fonteneaux

SenderoTHE CHALLENGE

Genesis Women’s Shelter & Support, a nonprofit organization that provides safety, shelter, and support for women who have experienced domestic violence, struggled with facilitating employee communications across their multiple Dallas sites.

Their roughly 100 employees, many who worked different hours than each other, had no central way to communicate other than email and all-company meetings, restricting efficiency in coordinating both day-to-day activities and long term initiatives.…

2020 Predictions in Technology, Media and Telecommunications

Posted by Deloitte

In analyzing 2020 trends in technology, media and telecommunications (TMT), there are several key themes, one of which is the “Big Five” which are responsible for the bulk of the TMT industry’s revenue, and specifically, trends around how to connect these “Big Five” ecosystems—advertising on them, selling accessories for them, or providing content for them.

Dallas-Area Companies ‘Sprint’ to Solve Pain Points in Their Health Benefits

Posted by C1 Innovation Lab

Hourlong meetings sprinkled across the calendar just don’t cut it when the challenge is as big and complex as rethinking how employees interact with their health benefits.

That’s where the design team at the C1 Innovation Lab, part of Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Texas, comes in.…

Valerie D. James, Founding Dean of Admissions, Bids Farewell to College of Law

Posted by UNT Dallas Law Communications

During an interview with UNTD College of Law Communications, James shared many poignant memories while at the helm of Admissions.

It was more than a notion for Attorney James to leave her successful career in Arkansas with huge hopes of persuading Texas law students to choose a new law school without a campus to speak of.…

The Tech Company That ‘Uberized’ Healthcare at Home

Posted by Heather Ogea

Axxess is a Dallas Innovates is Silver Founding SponsorRide in a stranger’s car, sleep in someone else’s bed, have fast food delivered to your doorstep; why should healthcare on-demand surprise you?

When John Olajide founded Axxess initially as a consulting company out of the living room of his Dallas apartment in 2007, uber was just a word in German meaning “about” or “over.”…

Digital Transformation: Achieving Sustainable Agility

Posted by Sam Leflar

SenderoMore importantly though, how do these digital innovations play into your business and IT strategy? Which solution mix best supports your enterprise growth goals and is appropriately scalable? Should you move to the cloud? Does it make sense to implement an Agile framework?

Thought Leaders: Dallas Innovates 2020 The Magazine

Posted by DI Content Studio | Special Advertising Section

In Dallas Innovates 2020: The Magazine, we heard from some of North Texas’ paradigm-shifting companies and organizations. These ten local leaders discuss how their companies continue to innovate, how their industries have changed, and what’s next for them in our special advertising section.

Dallas Innovates 2020 Thought Leaders: TaskUs

Posted by Jarrod Johnson

TaskUs is the fastest growing tech-enabled business services company in the world, delivering customer support, AI operations and content security services that power the world’s most innovative companies. Listed as one of Glassdoor’s “100 Best Places to Work,” USA Today’s “Best Company Cultures” and “Best Companies for Women” by Comparably, TaskUs is a frontline-first company that puts its people at the heart of everything they do.

Dallas Innovates 2020 Thought Leaders: A Cloud Guru / Linux Academy

Posted by Sam Kroonenburg

Sam Kroonenburg is CEO and co-founder of A Cloud Guru, an online learning platform that has helped over 1 million learners worldwide understand and advance skills in cloud technology. After recently acquiring Linux Academy, the total organization now boasts the largest library of hands-on cloud training content in the world.