|By Business Wire||
|June 2, 2014 01:00 PM EDT||
Klick Health today announced it won an Unlimited Human Potential Challenge M-Prize from the Management Innovation eXchange (MIX) for a case study on its transformative Genome enterprise operating system, entitled How We Harnessed Big Data and Social Technology to Empower and Engage Employees.
“As ardent disciples of MIX co-founder Gary Hamel, we are absolutely thrilled by this honor and are extremely proud to be part of the MIX community of innovators striving to enrich management practices around the world,” said Klick Health CEO Leerom Segal.
Genome uses big data and social technologies to customize the employee experience, increase engagement, speed-up mastery of new skills, and maximize a team's success. It was recently profiled in the New York Times bestselling business book THE DECODED COMPANY: Know Your Talent Better Than You Know Your Customers (Portfolio/Penguin; February 2014), which reveals how a growing number of industry-leading companies are decoding employee work data in the same way that Facebook, Netflix, Spotify and other apps decode customer data to personalize, simplify and enhance the user experience.
This award is one of a growing number of accolades Klick has received for its enterprise operating systems, including the Nielsen Norman Group (NN/G) Intranet of the Year award Klick won for the system it designed and built for Acorda Therapeutics.
In related news, Klick today also announced a new offering called Sensei Labs to help pre-commercial and rapidly scaling biotech companies evolve into optimized commercial entities with speed, precision, and confidence. Sensei Labs offers consulting services and technology solutions to enhance the commercialization process and to enable rapidly transitioning companies to execute and evolve faster and focus on their core competencies.
About Klick Health
Klick Health is the world’s largest independent digital health agency, laser-focused on creating solutions that engage and educate about life-saving treatments. Klick helps inform and empower patients to manage their health and play a central role in their own care. Every solution hinges on Klick’s in-house expertise across the digital universe – strategy, creative, analytics, instructional design, user experience, relationship marketing, social and mobile.
Klick’s latest innovation, Sensei Labs, helps biotech companies evolve and execute faster using the data-driven, employee-centric philosophy outlined in the New York Times bestselling business book The Decoded Company (Portfolio/Penguin). Established in 1997, Klick has teams in Chicago, New Jersey, New York, Philadelphia, San Francisco and Toronto. For more information on Klick, go to www.klick.com. Follow Klick on Twitter @KlickHealth.
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