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Should You Ignore Turning Virtual Just To ‘Play It Safe’?

Should You Ignore Turning Virtual Just To ‘Play It Safe’?

There is comfort in the familiar that’s why it’s not unusual for people to cling to what they’re used to. As such, change is given Read More

The Adoption of Technology – A Wild Ride

The Adoption of Technology – A Wild Ride

We are at a unique intersection in history.  Moore’s Law, The Hype Cycle and Rodger’s Bell Curve, cloud computing and big data are intersecting like Read More

How to Determine Your Jumping-On Point

How to Determine Your Jumping-On Point

The number of new technology solutions geared toward helping companies do business better increases every day. Two areas where this is particularly true are customer Read More

Innovation: A Word You Love or a Way of Life?

Innovation: A Word You Love or a Way of Life?

At recent workshops I held on innovation, I was fascinated by the answer to my question: “Are you for innovation?” Everyone said “Yes!” But, when Read More

Managing Technology through “The Hype Cycle”

Managing Technology through “The Hype Cycle”

Since Gartner introduced the “Hype Cycle” in 1995, technologists have been using it to evaluate emerging technologies.  Yet today, entrepreneurs can utilize the Hype Cycle Read More

Managing New Technology in Health Care Organizations

Managing New Technology in Health Care Organizations

People are naturally reluctant to embrace new ways of working. It’s not a health care-specific problem.

And yet there’s something to be said for the Read More

John Dineen CEO of GE Healthcare on Improving Health Care Through Technology

John Dineen, President and CEO of GE Healthcare understands how vital technology is to health care, and wants his company to be at the forefront Read More

Applying Technology Principles to Your Business

Most of us have a lot to learn from the technology sector. A fundamental shift is underway, as many companies are recognizing the need to Read More

What is the importance of continuous innovation in today’s business world?

On this week’s episode of The CEO TV Show George Halvorson,  Joe Taylor,  John Paul DeJoria, and Lynn Tilton discuss the importance of technology and Read More

Podcast with John Dwyer on Healthcare and Technology

In this podcast, John Dwyer talks about how companies can better manage their health insurance and also how Read More

Technology Enhancements-Timing is Everything

Technology Enhancements-Timing is Everything

About 4 years ago, our firm began to implement an enterprise system. Several months into the project, I had to hit the abort key.  The Read More

How Soon Should You Adopt Virtual Tools for Executive Development? Can’t It Wait?

How Soon Should You Adopt Virtual Tools for Executive Development? Can’t It Wait?

Take in information, and you’ll grow, right? Nah, it doesn’t really happen that way.

As speaker Les Brown recently said, “If information changed lives, then Read More

Why Eco and People Friendly Businesses are Smart Businesses

John Paul DeJoria, founder and CEO of both Paul Mitchell Systems and Patron Spirits explained why eco and people friendly businesses are smart businesses on Read More

SEO for the CEO | 5 Basics to Understand

SEO for the CEO | 5 Basics to Understand

Ever hire a consultant and realize: I’m not getting much out of this! It happens in the SEO (search engine optimization) world, too.

When a Read More

Head in the Cloud? LinkSource’s IronTrap™ Makes Managing Cloud Platforms Easier

Head in the Cloud? LinkSource’s IronTrap™ Makes Managing Cloud Platforms Easier

Vistage Member- Curt  Lewis

ROSEVILLE, Calif., April 5, 2011 /PRNewswire/ — LinkSource Technologies®, specializing in delivering innovative new information technologies and service solutions, today introduced Read More

Creating and Branding a Corporate Business Blog

We have all heard it by now: a blog is a great way to have dynamic content on your corporate website that brings in traffic Read More

Seven Ways to Generate Website Conversions

Seven Ways to Generate Website Conversions

The real measure of a Website’s effectiveness is the ability to convert Web users into sales.  This is not an easy task and there are Read More

Arkadi Kuhlmann, CEO of ING Direct, Explains Essence of Innovation

The CEO TV Show features the third episode of Robert Reiss’ interview with Arkadi Kuhlmann, CEO of ING Direct on issues of innovation and technology Read More

Data 2.0

Data 2.0

Revelations about Apple and Google tracking the movements of mobile devices has caused quite a stir. It seems their mining of data and ability to Read More

Skills Gap or Generation Gap?

Skills Gap or Generation Gap?

There’s a great deal of conversation today about the “skills gap.”  In short, that there’s a gap between the skills required for available jobs and Read More

Is it Time to Upgrade Your Technology?

Is it Time to Upgrade Your Technology?

There is an old saying in poker; if you can’t see the sucker in the room…it is probably you.  The same can be said of Read More

Moving Forward with Mobile Marketing

Moving Forward with Mobile Marketing

The following post discusses mobile marketing trends and predictions for 2011.

Every January, Forrester Research Inc. publishes reports on a myriad of marketing technology predictions Read More

What are QR Codes and what can they do for your business?

What are QR Codes and what can they do for your business?

Despite recent research from Forrester that shows only a one percent adoption rate, there’s a rare consensus drawn from marketing executives at the mention of Read More

An Open Letter To All Electronic Devices (Including Those Not Invented Yet)

An Open Letter To All Electronic Devices (Including Those Not Invented Yet)

I think it’s time we all had a chat. You see, over the last 28 years, you have invaded and then permeated my life in Read More

Using Video to Compete with Large Businesses

Using Video to Compete with Large Businesses

Pop Quiz: is there a particular part of the search results you see to the left that stand out? Here’s a hint: the search query Read More