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A Day in the Life of a Product Manager

Many organizations do not fully understand the role of the product manager.    Check out our latest research note from interviewing some great product managers, their tasks and advanced planning...

Marketing Leadership in the Age of Martech

Breaking News...marketing technology is no longer a discrete and separate thing.' Martech is a layer in the integrated composite of marketing disciplines every marketing leader and their teams must...

New Research: Life Science CIOs Must Deploy Global Tender Management Solutions

What is a "tender"? Wikipedia defines a request for tender as "formal, structured invitation to suppliers to submit a bid to supply products or services". Government entities deploy this...

Analytics and Community at Salesforce's Dreamforce

I attended my first Salesforce Dreamforce user conference earlier this month, along with 171,000 of my other friends!As it was my first time attending, I was overwhelmed but impressed...

Taylor Swift Delivers a Master Class In Marketing

So we finally have it, Reputation, after waiting since the MTV Video Music Awards last August: Taylor Swift's sixth album, a 55-minute oleo of fifteen tracks on the theme of...

Strategy Reviews Need to be Extrospective and Introspective

A quick one for this Thanksgiving holiday week.     I'm pretty amazed when I work with clients on strategy, particularly when they are reviewing the direction of the company.Time...

Accelerating 3D Printing from Prototype to Production

Formnext is a leading indicator of where the industry is headed — up.This year's exhibition had 50% more 3D print technology providers , 100% more hall...

IoT Lab | Hello World

Every technology adventure begins with a Hello World' moment, whether it is getting that first computer program to run, or the first LED to blink, we always start small and...

Accelerating 3D Printing from Prototyping to Production

Formnext is a leading indicator of where the industry is headed — up.This year's exhibition had 50% more 3D print technology providers , 100% more hall...

Gartner Predicts: 2018 Predictions for CRM Sales Technology

Gartner is pleased to announce our latest version of the annual predictions note, Predicts 2018: CRM Sales Technology Evolves With New Options for Improving Sales Outcomes, available Gartner clients here....

HealthIT Continues March toward Interoperability - Perhaps

I saw an interesting article that looked at the issues in healthcare IT as it wrestles with interoperability.  The article, HIT Think Why quality measurement raises the stakes for true interoperability, ...

Put Data and Analytics at the Heart of your Digital Business

McKinsey suggest that organizations focused on digital business should put data and analytics at the center...

Don't Be a Data and Analytics Turkey

With Thanksgiving approaching this week in the U.S., last month in Canada, the following week in Australia, and even in the Netherlands this month, let's also give thanks for the...

The Long and Winding Road to Real-Time Marketing

"The long and winding roadThat leads to your doorWill never disappearI've seen that road beforeIt always leads me hereLead me to your door."Marketers' relationship...

Apple HomePod Delay Highlights Resiliency of Amazon Echo and Google Home Against Market Entrants

I must admit: when I started our Virtual Personal Assistant Speaker forecast snapshot , the assumptions were that Amazon's Echo products were first...

Customer Understanding: How User Research Will Save The World!

ICYMI: We are entering a new era in customer-centricity -- one that goes beyond soundbites and taglines to one that embeds customer understanding in every strand of your company's DNA....

Suppliers and Manufacturers Must Join Forces to Combat Digital Security Threats

A clear disconnect between Suppliers and Manufactures indicates a critical breach point that must be addressedOver the last several years, we have seen cybersecurity' climb to the top of...

Economics Corner: Walking in the Company of the Dead

It's not often that one has the opportunity to refer to a popular TV shows and a business-related news article in the blog.  But today...

Recent Research: Life Science CIO Survey Results

Each year Gartner surveys CIOs to gather data about company strategies, IT budgets and priorities, digital initiatives and industry-specific topics. Life science CIOs participate in this survey and our analyst...

User Research: Marketing's Workhorse

Marketing leaders have many tools and approaches to understand users and improve customer experiences. One unsung hero is user research, a catch-all label for varied activities such as surveys, task-based...

New Data and Analytics Research: Data Mgt, Data Science, Analytics, and Self-Service Data Integration

Adam Ronthal  and colleagues just published: Toolkit: RFP Template for Data Management Solutions for Analytics.This request for proposal template gives data and analytics leaders a starting point to define requirements and...

Spotlight on Oracle: Content Services, Enterprise Asset Mgt, Data Integration and Storage Arrays

Spotlight on Oracle – Highlights new research that covers or relates to Oracle.  For an overall view of Oracle, check out the new Oracle Vendor Rating.Michael Woodbridge and colleagues just...

Book Review: Six Days in September - The Breaking of the Bank of England

Six Days in September - Black Wednesday, Brexit and the Making of Europe, William Keegan, David Marsh, and Richard Roberts, 2017, OMFIFThis book captures the excitement, the thrill, the...

Our Intelligence Lead Defenses Must Evolve

Threat intelligence has been a hot topic during the past few years. Back in 2015, I introduced research titled "Intelligent and Automated Security Controls Impact the Future of the Security...