Building Better Solutions: Baird’s Experts on Today’s Rapidly Evolving Business Solutions Market

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As a preview to the firm’s 2015 Business Solutions Conference, several of Baird’s senior market experts commented on current industry trends, popular topics and areas to watch as the year progresses. Explore the content below for differentiated insights on today’s Business Solutions environment.



Mobile Payments         

The Price of Progress? Taking a Closer Look at the Card Processing Industry

With multiple high-profile data breaches in the recent past and an ongoing shift to EMV technology, the card processing industry is at a turning point. David Koning, Baird's Senior Analyst covering Business Process Outsourcing, explores challenges and opportunities facing the space today.

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Workforce Optimization  

Make It Count: Baird Capital on the rise of big data in workforce optimization

As scheduling, hiring and resource management become increasingly complex, many companies are looking for ways to leverage big data and analytics in their business decisions. Baird Capital discusses opportunities in workforce optimization and why this market will command significant interest from enterprises – and investors – in the near future.

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Professional Training M&A  

Professional Training Poised for New Wave of M&A Activity

Thanks to strong investor demand and attractive business models, the Professional Training market is poised for a new wave of M&A activity. Andrew Snow, Managing Director, and Daniel Alfe, Director, discuss trends, deal types and global activity to watch in their recent commentary in Training Magazine.

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