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Business Architecture Group on Value Proposition

Today’s webinar re:the value proposition of business architecture from the Business Architecture Guild (http://www.businessarchitectureguild.org/) – Qualifying and quantifying value proposition approaches were discussed “Strategy formulation and execution are intrinsically linked.” Business silos are the cause of significant pain to any

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Interdisciplinary teams for SW selection – per New Story Group

From Tony Byrne of New Story Group Over the last 2 weeks, we’ve shared our first two “inconvenient truths” of the software selection process, and provided takeaways to help your team navigate these challenges. Here’s #3 (from “12 Enduring Truths

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IT as a Business – I/TBM May 28, 2014 Newsletter

Highlights from this week’s IT as a Business – I/TBM : Digital Business: Does a traditional ERP system help or hinder the move to becoming a digital business? http://www.enterprisecioforum.com/en/question/digital-business-does-traditional-erp-sy IT: Use Crowd Sourcing to Pick Innovation http://www.executiveboard.com/blogs/who-knows-how-to-pick-innovation-projects/ 25 cool cloud, security &

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How Cool is This? Descience: Fashion & Science Fusion, next ETF event March

From an article about our next EntreTechForum.org event, March 18, 6:30pm EST “I was stunned by the similarities between the worlds of Fashion and Science. Scientists as well as designers, work towards the same direction, that is, to create something

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The “new” EntreTechForum.org – What 3 things drive academic entrepreneurship

The Boston-area EntreTech Forum http://entretechforum.org/3_about.htm and http://www.meetup.com/EntreTechForumwill be re-launching with a vengeance this spring.  The February 18th event will be the first with our new management team; the site will be updated with dates and content. Looking forward to your joining us!!!!

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Top 10 New Technologies That Will Change Small Business

The digital age has brought with it innumerable innovations that continue to change the way the world does business. Buzzwords abound on the internet, bringing to light terms that often fade into obscurity as quickly as they rise to prominence.

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“Good Jobs” Role in Customer Experience, Most Important in Biz Success | Loyalty360.org

Amazing, first I post the note about MIT’s “good jobs” research, inserting a note on integrating online and physical (multi-channel) and then this survey summary appears on LinkedIn. Think about the impact a front-line employee has on customer satisfaction?  Any?

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Fascinating Research – The (Social) Good #Jobs Strategy for #Retail from TedxCambridge| MIT Sloan Executive Education Blog

Wow, very powerful stuff and I think Starbucks may fit this model as well, given what I’ve heard about their employee benefits program.  To add to this study, having a truly integrated online and physical company adds more value to the

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Quick Links to 12 “Free” SMB Ecommerce Tools @Mashable

From the summary: “…12 of the best free open-source ecommerce tools specifically designed to meet the needs of small businesses — allowing you to increase sales, attract more customers and get the new year off to a record-breaking start…” via

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innovation in its purest form – The Man Behind The Flaming Hot Brand | Mercado Del Sur

….just read this and you should too.  My takeaways are: innovation does NOT need to come from the top down an “open-door” policy and process must be enabled at all levels to stop artificial barriers from inhibiting ground-floor innovators the

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