Germany exported over $1.38 worth of goods in 2013, making it the 3rd largest export economy in the world. For a relatively small country, this is quite a feat and one that is primarily down to a large collection of relatively unknown market leaders — companies known as “hidden champions.”
Hi everyone! We’re back after a week of absence to fill you in on the latest haps at CSOFT. We had our 8th annual World Operations Summit last week, and it encompassed everything that we imagined and more! Read on for highlights from the week as well as why CSOFT’s annual summit is one of the most important CSOFT traditions.
Today’s blog talks about the growth of collaborative and innovative practices in the next decade. Check it out to see some interesting statistics we found in the Google Decisive Decade Report about how employees want more collaboration and innovation and what they predict the 2020 workplace will be like. Don’t forget to comment! As always, we love to hear your thoughts :)
Check out today’s Wacky Word Wednesday to read all about collecting postcards! We know, it doesn’t sound exciting (at all), but the history behind postcards is actually quite interesting. And if that still doesn’t draw intrigue, perhaps learning about deep, dark secrets will. Check it out at Simply CSOFT!
In America, Thanksgiving is the perfect opportunity to spend quality time with your family, eat a ton, and fall asleep on the couch. If you’re American, though, be careful about wishing non-Americans a Happy Thanksgiving today, because Thanksgiving is primarily an American holiday. There are, however, many different types of thanksgiving holidays around the world. Take a minute to read up on five different celebrations from around the world that, like Thanksgiving in America, revolve around family, food, and giving thanks.