The COVID-19 pandemic accelerated digital transformation at organizations, with 66% saying they were able to complete initiatives that previously encountered resistance.
— IBM Institute for Business Value
Opportunity happens at the speed of change. Outpace it.
Can your business move fast enough to create competitive advantage? A world in constant flux demands vision to anticipate beyond tomorrow. Even within all the changes, there are universal concerns. All businesses contend with the challenges of rapidly changing technology, competing for and retaining talent, improving processes and delivering experiences that stand out from the competition.
Today’s companies must move quickly in all these areas to stay competitive. HORNE’s Accelerate team helps you convert these hurdles into opportunities that propel your business.
Digital, Technology & Data Transformation
The projected value of direct investments in digital transformation between 2020 and 2023 (IDC, 2020)
The COVID-19 pandemic forced companies to accelerate. Necessity spurred businesses to act faster than they thought possible. In one year, technology adoption advanced to a level in months that previously took 3-5 years. Businesses found they could increase speed and serve clients better.
After this taste of rapid innovation, it will be impossible to return to a pre-pandemic pace. And if you didn’t make a technological leap, you fell further behind the competition.
The need for technology transformation is crucial for business growth. It is an equalizer, allowing smaller organizations to serve as effectively as larger ones.
Companies must change mindsets and adopt new strategies to stay relevant and competitive. HORNE provides your business the IT infrastructure, data management, data analytics and visualization to help your business level up.
See the forest
and the trees.
Your data is one of your company’s most valuable assets. No matter your industry or size, data analytics help you proactively anticipate needs, mitigate risk, innovate products and customize services.
Businesses are adjusting to global changes that affect how – and where – they work. COVID-19 forced many businesses to change their approach, but it wasn’t the only factor. We live and work in a 24-hour-a-day, seven-day-a-week world. Organizations can’t risk being left behind and must rethink their approach to hiring, developing leaders and culture.
Whether a company has 20 employees or 2,000, they are the foundation of your business. Hiring the right people, retaining them and helping them grow is essential. Learn how our people solutions help your business set recruitment, development and employee engagement strategies that capture opportunities and position your organization for future growth.
The top priorities of recruitment professionals in 2021: improving quality of hire (52%), increasing retention rate (24%)
Business Process Optimization & Transformation
of global businesses were piloting solutions to automate at least one business process, up from 57% two years earlier.
– McKinsey, 2020 global study.
Change is not going away or slowing down. A steadfast foundation comes when you continuously evaluate and improve your business processes to provide high-value impact to your clients. Through assessment and adjustment, your business can stay ready and resilient.
HORNE helps evaluate existing procedures to look for redundancies and inefficiencies. Using technology allows you to automate repeatable, day-to-day tasks and accelerate how work gets done. You can streamline your organization’s processes, such as new-hire onboarding, accounts payable, report generation and inventory control.
Let us boost your bottom line by freeing staff from outdated manual processes, so they can focus on higher-value tasks.
In today’s market, experience is everything, and quality experience design is key. By combining creativity, data, technology and innovation, we can engage customers and amplify growth.
Marketing & Customer Experience Strategy
The key to competing effectively in today’s business world is a well-planned marketing and customer experience strategy. Printed materials, social media posts and a good website are all part of the mix, but alone, they will not help you achieve the goals you set for your company. The types of sales collateral and digital platforms you use need to be part of a larger strategy for marketing your business.
We combine science, strategy and creative vision to amplify results. Let HORNE serve as your in-house marketing agency so you can focus on running your business.
We also have a team of experience professionals, including a Certified Meeting Professional and four certified Digital Event Strategists. Whether your event is virtual or in person, we create exceptional experiences for events and budgets of all sizes. We work with you to design, plan and manage corporate events and meetings from conception to execution.