Tag Archives: technology

The CIO’s Invisible Threat

Most CIO’s are well aware of what causes sleepless nights and are actively focusing on solutions and risk mitigation strategies.  The three biggest worries are usually defined as: keeping the system up and running, cyber-security, and migration to digital platforms.  … Continue reading

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Making Big Data Useful . . . Creating Data Stories

It seems that everywhere you turn in business today people are talking about “Big Data”. For most of us, a definition is in order.  The term “Big Data” refers to “data sets with sizes beyond the ability of commonly used software … Continue reading

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When a Leading Brand Stumbles . . . It’s the little things

Better to remain silent and be thought a fool than to speak out and remove all doubt. ~Abraham Lincoln There are two things you should never do when angry.  Open your mouth, or post a blog.  It seems that anger intensifies … Continue reading

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Then . . . and Now

A lot has changed over the past several hundred years.  What comes to most of our minds when we think about how humans have changed has to do with technology – air travel, space travel, cars, mobile phones, television, computers, … Continue reading

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What Am I Missing Here?

I recently read an article relating to book publishing which stated that for the first time, Amazon Kindle eBook sales surpassed the sales of Amazon printed books.  In essence, readers are now buying more ebooks from Amazon than all hardcovers … Continue reading

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