Category Archives: Business Intelligence

The Enterprise Strikes Back!

  Recently, there has been much talk about the declining role of the IT department. In 2012, when Gartner analyst Laura McLellan predicted that CMOs would surpass CIOs in terms of IT spending by 2017, marketers and techies alike shook … Continue reading

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Data Can Guide Us

But We Have To Be Willing To Listen – And Take Action – To Benefit Unless you’ve been living under a rock – and a pretty big one, at that – you’ve probably caught wind of the massive hype surrounding … Continue reading

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Top Business Technology Trend Predictions for 2013

It’s that time of year again. As 2012 draws to a close, we decorate our homes for the holiday season, reflect on the year about to end and ready our resolutions for the New Year. And, of course, try to … Continue reading

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We’re All Techies Now

The Marine Corps has a saying that, when things get serious, it doesn’t matter if you’re a cook, a truck driver, clerk or radio operator. When the shit hits the fan, everyone’s a rifleman. As a result, every Marine, regardless … Continue reading

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Effective Analytics Requires Actual Analysis, not Just Tools or Data

In a previous post we examined business’ new-found love of metrics & analytics data in their quest to prove the efficacy of marketing programs, specifically initiatives around social media and other popular initiatives long on buzz but short on proven … Continue reading

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