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April 28, 2017
ReadyRefresh, the name for Nestle S.A's re-imagined bottled water delivery business, will succeed based on its mastery of three digital ecosystems.
February 06, 2017
Good instincts used to drive successful business strategies, but intuition just can't cut it in the age of big data.
October 26, 2016
Micael Dahlen, professor of marketing at the Stockholm School of Economics, regaled delegates to the IFS user conference in Gothenburg with many an amusing tale. One such is an unintended ...
July 19, 2016
BT Group failing to invest potentially hundreds of millions a year in infrastructure, service standards at Openreach consistently poor
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This week in UC blogs, analysts discuss how shadow IT can align with an enterprise's collaboration strategy, and what WebRTC practices can be seen in an Internet trends report. Continue Reading
For the first time, Ethernet innovation isn't about higher speeds. The recent push for 2.5 and 5 Gigabit Ethernet show it's all about use cases. Continue Reading
Companies often assume they know their customer base and then dial in customer communications. Here are three tactics to truly connect with customers. Continue Reading