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7 Truths Shaping the Future of Work

Posted by Courtney Wilson

Dec 14, 2016

At CloudFactory, we’re constantly thinking about the future of work, and how it will impact businesses and workers. No one disputes that the nature of work, and the workforce needed to support it, is shifting in fundamental ways. While we can’t predict the future, when we analyze the trends, seven truths stand out as powerful forces shaping the future of work.

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Top 10 Character Traits of On-Demand Workers

Posted by Courtney Wilson

Nov 4, 2016

We can all agree that technology has revolutionized how organizations hire workers and how people work. Over a third (34 percent) of the U.S. workforce is comprised of remote workers, according to the most recent Deloitte Global Human Capital Trends report.

The gig economy and need for on-demand workers is knocking down global barriers and helping both businesses and people around the globe maximize their own inherent potential. A report in CIO Magazine stated that 95 percent of businesses believe this new global workforce is a key element in growing and managing a successful company.

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3 Questions to Ask Before Sourcing Cloud Labor

Posted by Courtney Wilson

Aug 30, 2016

The combination of humans and software is the secret sauce for today’s on-demand economy. Artificial intelligence (AI) and advanced machine learning have made software smarter than ever, but it’s significantly limited in processing unstructured data that doesn’t fit in its pre-defined models. For example, only humans can process data that requires identifying items in a photograph or deciphering handwritten text on a receipt.

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5 Ways B2B Companies are Winning By Leveraging the On-Demand Economy

Posted by Courtney Wilson

Aug 16, 2016

Technology has transformed how we work and get work done. Companies like Uber and TaskRabbit connect people with workers in real time, based on their expertise, location or availability — making it faster, cheaper and on-demand.

A similar model has emerged in business-to-business (B2B) services. Everyone from global enterprise companies to startups use labor they tap from the cloud, and in the process gain a significant competitive advantage. From marketing to product engineering and human resources to operations, companies are using on-demand workforces to scale smarter and faster while they reduce risk and control costs.

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How to Choose the Right B2B On-Demand Workforce

Posted by Courtney Wilson

Aug 3, 2016

Thousands of businesses understand that there is a new way to get work done and smarter ways to scale. The on-demand economy has opened up opportunities for businesses to get important work done in all functional areas. Tapping an on-demand workforce for B2B oriented work is different than calling an Uber driver for a ride to the airport. Business processes can take time to gel, and new opportunities for optimization emerge. But choosing the right workforce partner can be challenging in this new landscape with providers ranging from self-service marketplaces to privately managed models.

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5 Easy Steps to Get Started with On-Demand Workforce

Posted by Courtney Wilson

Jun 13, 2016

CloudFactory is on a mission to change how the world works. We're making it super easy for fast-growing companies to automate and outsource routine, repetitive work. One of the ways we're making it easier than ever to get started with CloudFactory is by providing solutions that meet you where you're at. Customers can engage CloudFactory in one of three ways...by people, process or project.

Not sure where to start? Check out our handy infographic How to Get Started with CloudFactory!

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The On-Demand Blueprint [New Guidebook]

Posted by Courtney Wilson

May 18, 2016

Hiring on-demand workforce is the new way of getting various kinds of work done. In our new guide, The On-Demand Blueprint, you’ll learn how businesses are leveraging the on-demand economy as a strategic competitive advantage to get important work done faster and smarter. The new mantra: Invest in what you need only when you need it, and be certain solutions can scale as your business grows. The On-Demand Blueprint will show you how it's done.

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Startups and Fast-Growing Businesses Now Have Scalable Way to Automate & Outsource Work [News Release]

Posted by Courtney Wilson

Apr 20, 2016

CloudFactory has announced a new offering that makes it easy and affordable for startups and fast-growing companies to automate and outsource routine, back-office work through an on-demand workforce.

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On-Demand Workforce In Action [Video]

Posted by Courtney Wilson

Mar 31, 2016

CloudFactory uses technology to make it super easy and affordable for startups and fast growing companies to automate and outsource routine, tedious data work. While our workforce virtualization platform allows our customers to scale this work quickly and accurately, our solutions really start at the most critical point, providing access to the right people. But not just any people: thoroughly trained, fully equipped, and properly motivated people from all over the globe. And, most importantly, our workforce is specifically trained on your business rules.

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Introducing CloudFactory's On-Demand Workforce Platform

Posted by Courtney Wilson

Mar 21, 2016

The future of how businesses get work done is at a tipping point. The days of overinvesting in routine, back-office tasks are coming to an end. While this work is often critical for success, it can also be very distracting. Simply put, there are much smarter ways to get this work done. A new trend is emerging that enables businesses to connect to previously untapped talent across the globe who consistently provide high quality results at lower costs.

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