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Business model innovation is key to business survival. So what is business model innovation? "This is all about the difference
The driving change is that the center of gravity in commerce has shifted from sellers to buyers. In the age of the customer
World's biggest retailer Originally launched over a year ago, Amazon's second annual Prime Day on July 12th was the biggest I live in Atlanta, the city that in 1966 was dubbed "too busy to hate." That
Perhaps the greatest shift in clean tech over the past 15 years has been the transition from proving economies of scale among early technology disrupters (serving initially small niche markets) to the deployment of renewables among mainstream consumers.
As we're all now seeing first-hand, video has emerged as the medium of choice, not only for peer-to-peer content sharing and broadcast media, but also for brand-to-customer communications in both B2C and B2B markets.
Dan Ault - Senior Management Analyst, Elgin, Illinois "Given the technology requirements and the need to optimize resources
When I listened to YouTube CEO Susan Wojcicki talk about how she manages raising five kids -- ages 8 months to 15 years old--- while running a multi-billion dollar company, I wanted to bow down and kiss the ground on which she walks.
So many of today's financial advisors are stuck in the outmoded era of a Fred Flintstone, when they need to fast forward to the high-tech tomorrow of the Jetsons.
Jane Hynes has led Salesforce's communications strategy from its days as a start-up, through its IPO, to the Fortune 500 company it is today. Since joining Salesforce in 2003, Hynes' counsel and communications strategy have been integral to establishing the company's leadership.
Onboarding is a crucible of leadership. Done right, it accelerates progress. Done wrong, there's pain for all involved. This is true for onboarding new people and for onboarding new rounds of funding.
Pencils of Promise (PoP) is a passionate for-purpose organization that delivers quality education to impoverished children. They've built over 300 schools and impacted over 340,000 lives all while pioneering the for-purpose driven organization.
Marc Benioff is an influencer. He walks the walk and others follow. Back to Indiana's Religious Fredoom Restoration Act after he jumped on it other large corporations, Apple being one of them, soon followed.
Over the past 15 years, has risen to be the undisputed leader in CRM. However, says Gartner, the CRM market overall is showing single digit growth, so companies like Salesforce could be disrupted.
The backlash to the state's anti-gay law continues.
When asked why he decided to make such a bold, permanent statement on his body, Pence replied, "I want all Hoosiers to know that the governor they elected always makes solid and rational decisions on behalf of the great citizens of this state."
Outside of the "on-demand" oriented services marketplaces, there is a burgeoning trend of startups that are focusing on industries just like commercial real estate, where they can use technology to cut out middlemen, reducing transaction costs for both parties.
I finally upgraded from Outlook 2007 to Outlook 2013 and greatly regret the change. Microsoft appears to be catering to the lowest-common denominator: the user who only does email with Outlook, rather than the serious business user.
My employers have encouraged my interest in tech and have gone out of their way to make me feel comfortable when I've been the only female face on a team, but there are still times I struggle with speaking up about issues because I worry others will think.