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Yep, you read that correctly. This is a contest to win a Conversation Marketing plan valued at $25,000! The biggest challenge facing start-up companies is generating awareness for new products or services. Traditional advertising and marketing activities are costly and showing serious ...
Wired magazine is having its first-ever business conference this week, and as publishers will naturally do, a Wired editor got mike time.In this case, however, the guy had intertesting stuff to say.Wired editor-in-chief Chris Anderson told the opening session at Disruptive by Design th...
A business associate sent me an HBP newsletter on business transformation, a subject near and dear to my heart. Since it was HBP, I expected a positive upbeat view of all the upsides companies can enjoy thanks to the ever present opportunity for business transformation. Boy, was I ever...
Why use social networking sites? Why not? It's easy to keep a local feel and have a global presence.
Every heard of GreenLight Greater Portland?  Don’t worry, I hadn’t really known of it until Rick Turoczy at Silicon Florist graciously invited me to hang out with a few other start-up types and invade the suit and tie world of economic development.  The annual meeting was h...
If you still can not adopt reading books from your computer screen, or do not like to waste your laptop battery charge for just reading a book, then I think Amazon Kindle is the best solution for you. I myself still can't give up reading from paper books as it is much comfortable for e...
A common question small business owners ask themselves is when their business is ready to implement an ERP software application that will replace their existing small business software. Fortunately for the small business owner, there are a number of small business ERP software solution...
So all I will publicly note is that I have a lawyer, and that evidently I don't have the Super-Hero powers my new masters apparently thought I possessed. Or should have.Dazed and confused, having gone in to a new gig excited by the possibilities, I came out a whole 26 business days lat...
It's interesting to see the increasing threat of malicious software distributed and spread through removable devices. Just as hackers and malicious software writers of the late 80's and early 90's once used simple executable files on floppy discs to spread their wares, so too now they ...
Enterprises use products from disparate vendors based on their business needs; chronological evolution of their business; plain necessity and for any number of other reasons. Hence there are always occasions that they will be looking beyond a single vendor or product. I have been look...
ITIL V3 is structured in 5 modules, one of them being The Service Design book. This book refers to technology-related activities (requirements engineering; data/information management and application management). It also covers some of the practicalities
Current BusinessesIf you already have a business and want to put it on the internet to expand it, you have a good start here. But it will not be something that is going to make you money quickly. You may be able to
Image via CrunchBase Tom Gruber will be one of the keynotes at the Semantic Technology Conference in San Jose next week, and there’s a lot of interest in what he’s likely to show. I spoke to Tom yesterday to learn more, and the result has just been released as a podcast....
Brian Madden in his blog last week suggested: “If Symantec buys a client hypervisor, they could dominate the desktop virtualization market in two years.” His argument, in essence, was that Symantec had the potential to take the market by storm by buying a client-side hypervisor company...
This is a close to actual quote of John Landry, former CTO of Lotus (and a lot of other stuff) at last week’s MassTLC unConference on the Future of Software and the Internet.  This comment came in one of the breakouts on #CloudComputing led by Judith Hurwitz.  John was objecting ...
On Monday, Apple announced a whole bunch of exciting and innovative new products.  Two of the more anticipated were the iPhone 3GS and version 3.0 of the iPhone software.  Both of these introduce interesting new features for iPhone users everywhere.  You can watch the entire keynote he...
I wrote previously about the potential of SQL Data Services, the sql-in-the-cloud offering from Microsoft. Today, Shankar Pal, the Principal Program Manager for SQL Data Services (SDS) team mentioned in the SQL Data Services blog that Microsoft Exchange Hosted Archive (EHA) is built in...
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From Emily Singer's article yesterday in Technology Review:A number of companies offering direct-to-consumer genetic testing have cropped up in the past two years to capitalize on these advances, from 23andMe and Navigenics, which offer genome-wide scans to identify specific disease-li...
“Monthly pr retainers will vanish”…Old PR model is dead, where is the new one? http://bit.ly/K3y8l # Direct Dimensions gets Abe Lincoln up and walking in time for the premiere of Night at the Museum 2 on CBS Baltimore - http://bit.ly/wkX7x # Long post but great read o...
Rebel's Soapbox is Out! I reviewed a prospective client’s website last night, checking on their positioning and messaging as well as products, customers and overall company highlights. Then I popped to a couple of their competitors’ sites to cross check the value and differentiation fo...
I was listening in on a teleconference last week. The vendor was a former client. Every once in a while I'm invited to 'spot check' an activity and offer somewhat objective feedback. In this case, they were launching a pilot program for their new product with their top select channel p...
Nancy McFarlane, president of MedPro Rx, Inc. (www.medprorx.com), a provider of specialty pharmacy services to clients with chronic illnesses, has announced that Stephanie Y. Clifton-Pace, PharmD, has joined the company as a clinical pharmacist.
I was listening to a marketing webinar as I sipped my first cup of coffee yesterday morning. The topic was on social networking and how to use it to promote product launches, events or company successes. I logged out because I couldn't take it anymore. And I didn't want to start a publ...
I wish I had a dollar for every time I've heard this one. Seriously. Why is it that all you have to do is wave an RFP with a big dollar figure in front of a technology vendor and they follow you anywhere - even to the proverbial slaughter? I don't get it. We're all smart, well-versed b...
The Future of the Aesthetic Devices Market to 2015 Global Markets Direct’s “The Future of the Aesthetic Devices Market to 2015” report provides key data, information and analysis on the global aesthetic devices market. The report provides market landscape, competitive landscape and mar...
My company, On3, has added another Adobe Flex 3 Rich Client Applications class for June 1-3, 2009 and the Flex 3 LiveCycle Data Services Integrating with Data and Messaging class for June 4-5, 2009. The class is in Downtown Denver the first week of June. Which is an absolutely beautifu...
Publishers have an inventory and supply chain management problem similar to airlines and their seat pricing. The value of the asset changes rapidly, changes according to who wants it, changes according to how it’s bundled with other offers. It’s a whirl of activity right up to the poin...
By now you can't have failed to hear about the incredible story of Susan Boyle. She is a 48 year old unemployed lady who lives with her cat, Pebbles in Blackburn, Scotland. Just over a week ago she became a singing sensation when she appeared on the TV
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When the Sunday Times Microsoft Tech Track 100 was published in September last year, Lehman Brothers had just collapsed, $85 billion had been spent bailing out AIG, and the UK government was just over a week away from announcing their £400 billion rescue
Most large IT Investments in Federal and State governments require a Program Management Office (PMO) function to help the buyer (i.e. the Government) manage the IT planning and implementation activities from cost, schedule and compliance perspectives. PMO’s are most often the domain of...
Adobe Flex Builder 3 software is currently available for free for software developers who are affected by the current economic condition and are currently unemployed. https://freeriatools.adobe.com/learnflex/ Of course there are three restrictions. You must attest that you are: Unempl...
Drucker writes that this is the most fertile area for successful innovation, and yet managements often miss or actively reject the opportunity an unexpected success presents.Example:A major clinical instrument producer developed a
Constancy of purpose, to take a leaf from Dr Edward Deming, is one of the prime contributory factors to business success. It is a commitment to the long-term and connected with a continual improvement ethos. In order for any organization to become highly
AccuRev Inc. was the only software configuration management (SCM) vendor to be selected by TechWeb for its 19th Annual Jolt Product Excellence and Productivity Awards in the Change and Configuration Management category. This is AccuRev's second Jolt Productivity Award, adding to its tw...
Being sound and entrenched in computer software and Internet technologies, I did research into creating online business for the masses. This eventually reduced to the level of being able to get a viable and reliable
I had the privilege of spending many hours over the past several days immersed in expert discussion about Information Sharing, from several different perspectives. In the "open source" Web 2.0 community (at last week's Potomac Techwire Internet Outlook 2009 event), the consensus seems ...
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