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Great Content Is Embedded in Your Business DNA

Lee Traupel | Posted 11.26.2014 | Small Business
Lee Traupel

Involve your entire organization whether it's five or fifty people: great content ideas come in all shapes and sizes: admins, customers, channel partners, sales, support, customer service and/or exec staff.

Why the Intersection of Data and Cultural Intelligence Matters

Lauren DeLisa | Posted 11.20.2014 | Business
Lauren DeLisa

In an era ripe with trust deficit coupled with glorification of the self(ie), successful professionals must become better experts at deciphering trends in digital behavior, leveraging lifestyle, and linking into public sentiment in a more consistent and organic manner.

Fight Content Starvation With Savvy Publishing Tactics

Lee Traupel | Posted 11.19.2014 | Small Business
Lee Traupel

So, you just uploaded some great content to your blog post and shared it across you social accounts expecting a signal back from the universe. But nothing: a ping with no echo.

Four Critical Marketing Strategies for Growing Your Business

Lee Traupel | Posted 11.18.2014 | Small Business
Lee Traupel

Digital Oxygen starts and ends with design, with smart content woven into the mix. What's on your critical short list and what can you pushback til...

3 Steps to Re-imagining Everything: A Story About Ancient Wisdom + Data!

Mia Kossiavelou | Posted 11.21.2014 | Business
Mia Kossiavelou

I love the meaning of things. The moment when the supernova cloud of confusion lifts to reveal a clear cohesive flow of 'aha' moments -- clarity of vision.

Genetic Big Data: What It Means

Singularity University | Jason Dorrier | Posted 11.17.2014 | World

Researchers finished the first draft of the human genome in the year 2000. Although the decreasing cost of the technology has far outpaced Moore...

The Technology, 'Big Data' That Already Surround Us Can Also Save, Improve Our Lives

Nancy Brown | Posted 11.17.2014 | Healthy Living
Nancy Brown

"Innovations are part of a larger movement toward a culture of health, a day when ideal cardiovascular health is the norm. Yet the real answer is people -- helping them live longer and better. Life is why."

Big Data and Bigger Breaches With Alex Pentland of Monument Capital Group

Shane Paul Neil | Posted 11.14.2014 | Business
Shane Paul Neil

He has spent a lot of time addressing the failings of big data systems and pushing for better infrastructure and security protocols across the board. He has even developed a consumer level data platform that mimics what the big guys should be doing.

Business Success Depends On Smart (Not Just Big) Data

Vala Afshar | Posted 11.11.2014 | Technology
Vala Afshar

Companies are heavily investing in acquiring and developing talent, technology and business processes aimed at collecting and analyzing massive amount...

Tech Nirvana: Don't Take a Knife to a Gunfight

Lee Traupel | Posted 11.11.2014 | Business
Lee Traupel

Today's shiny markets wrapped in social media and buffed with billion-dollar valuations are a false line on the horizon for non-tech-savvy brands. ...

The Top U.S. Gathering of Cardiovascular Thought Convenes in Chicago This Weekend

Nancy Brown | Posted 11.10.2014 | Healthy Living
Nancy Brown

Nearly 25 years ago, a new cardiology fellow from Duke University thrust himself into his profession in a big way. He attended his first Scientific Se...

Creating Content is About Grit, with Little Glory Early On - Be Tenacious

Lee Traupel | Posted 11.09.2014 | Business
Lee Traupel

Terabytes are written about how to create great content every day. It all flows from a few simple attributes. Cut to the chase, tell a story, find a...

Welcome to the Age of Context-Driven Sales and Marketing

Vala Afshar | Posted 11.09.2014 | Business
Vala Afshar

The next generation enterprise software for sales, services and marketing such as marketing automation or customer relationship management (CRM) solut...

'The Knowledge' - Man vs. Machine

David Sederholt | Posted 11.06.2014 | Small Business
David Sederholt

Fintech or human insight? The simple logic remains that people make the best decisions concerning people and the small businesses they run. We supercharge our data collection and availability, but in the end, it is still a human looking through that telescope of technology.

7 Ways Data Currently Being Collected About You Could Hurt Your Career or Personal Life

Frank Pasquale | Posted 11.06.2014 | World
Frank Pasquale

Databases may be defaming you without you even knowing it.

How To Use Big Data As A Force For Social Good

Kohl Crecelius | Posted 11.04.2014 | Impact
Kohl Crecelius

There is some (justified) skepticism around non-profits because many can't demonstrate their impact. However, you can eliminate doubt by being powerfully transparent and using data to tell your story.

A Second Miracle on 34th Street? Amazon Gets Physical, Just For You

Robin Lewis | Posted 11.04.2014 | Business
Robin Lewis

Amazon's announcement of its first physical store opening on Manhattan's 34th Street is not a surprise to me, as it was predicted in the book I co-authored with Michael Dart, The New Rules of Retail--first published in 2010. The logic was the same then as it is now.

2 Ways Big Data Can Make You Happier

Alex Banayan | Posted 11.04.2014 | Technology
Alex Banayan

As we offload our basic tasks to our digital assistants, freeing our crowded minds and letting us focus more on things we love--we will be led to a new era of insight, efficiency, and ultimately, happiness.

Using the Data Revolution for Mutual Accountability & Transparency in the Era of Sustainable Development

Dr. Paul Zeitz | Posted 11.04.2014 | Impact
Dr. Paul Zeitz

Recognizing that we as global citizens, are, at a critical inflection point in global sustainable development, in the design and implementation of data revolution 2.0, to ensure better data for better programming, delivery and mutual accountability.

Why Traditional Media Isn't Dying -- And Four Other Myths of the Digital Era Dispelled

Tom Doctoroff | Posted 11.04.2014 | Business
Tom Doctoroff

Here are five platitudes we marketers should remember that do not fit the facts.

If Your Web Site Is Driving Marketing Strategy, You Are in Trouble

Lee Traupel | Posted 11.03.2014 | Business
Lee Traupel

Too many businesses fail miserably at good web site design. Every web site is a living/breathing digital asset and has to be developed accordingly. Your business is just homesteading on social media platforms but you own your web site.

Using Data To Reduce The Health Divide Between Women And Men

Laura Rosella | Posted 10.31.2014 | Impact
Laura Rosella

In many regions of the world, her female gender would be one of the most important determinants of her health and the health of her family.

Using Google Alerts for Brand Monitoring and Competitive Intelligence

Lee Traupel | Posted 10.30.2014 | Business
Lee Traupel

In today's modern spy vs. spy world there is no better 1.0 tool than Google Alerts - the Swiss Army Knife for content sourcing, spying on competitor...

Preventive Analytics and Child Protection

Daniel Heimpel | Posted 10.30.2014 | Impact
Daniel Heimpel

Sheffield's first reaction was "devastation, disappointment, depression, tragedy: any and everything that could be negative." Even if she didn't fully realize it as a pregnant teen in 2004, the prospects for her baby girl were less than optimal.

Standing out in a Content Drenched World

Lee Traupel | Posted 11.25.2014 | Business
Lee Traupel

Every business needs to stand up and out in today's content drenched world. Social media economies of scale starts with your staff. Whether your five or five hundred strong, look around the office or review the org chart.