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conservation of lock in

by Aneel Lakhani  |  June 24, 2013

Every hardware, software, runtime, programming language, database, management tool, cloud, etc ad nauseam decision involves lock in. The idea that you can do away with lock in is utterly bogus....

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reaching peak people

by Aneel Lakhani  |  September 29, 2012

San Francisco, Silicon Valley, DC, Baltimore, Chicago. I've hit most of these cities multiple times this year and one thing has started to stand out clearly: there's a talent constraint....

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Euro Crisis: 50% of Firms Stuck Behind the Planning Eight Ball

by Kristin Moyer  |  January 20, 2012

Contributed by David Furlonger Today we conducted our Euro Crisis Webinar. 416 participants were surveyed about: Whether their enterprise had plans in place to deal with a worsened euro crisis...

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Euro Crisis:Get Ready for More Regulation and Protectionism.

by Kristin Moyer  |  January 10, 2012

Contributed by David Furlonger   [ Register Now For January 19th webinar: Euro Crisis Webinar ] An interesting article appeared on Reuters yesterday: Financial repression is here and may be helpful. It...

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Euro Crisis: What is the Connection between Hypothecation and the Future of Money?

by Kristin Moyer  |  December 20, 2011

Contributed by David Furlonger On the weekend, I read a rather alarming commentary by David Stockman European Banking System is on the Verge of Collapse. While this analysis clearly highlights...

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Can Europe Innovate Out of a Crisis?

by Kristin Moyer  |  December 13, 2011

Contributed by David Furlonger Commentators suggest over half of the companies on the 2009 Fortune 500 list began during a recession or bear market. Does this offer hope to a...

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The Tragedy of the Euro Fiscal Commons

by Kristin Moyer  |  December 9, 2011

Contributed by David Furlonger As announced on the BBC (and other media outlets) today: Euro crisis: Eurozone deal reached without UK it appears on the surface as if consensus has...

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The Euro Crisis - Are IT Professionals Prepared for the Fallout?

by Kristin Moyer  |  December 8, 2011

Contributed by David Furlonger Today's WSJ suggested the Euro currency was finished: Banks Prep for Life After Euro This is another news article, in a continuing stream, that has become...

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Getting mobile, consumers, and innovation

by Kristin Moyer  |  January 6, 2011

Stessa Cohen here.  Mobile banking sounds simple, but it may still be confusing to bankers trying to sort out the hype from the opportunity.  Is it like online banking but on...

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Hey, Checks, We’re Just Not That into You…..Anymore

by Kristin Moyer  |  May 6, 2010

Stessa Cohen here. There’s an infamous episode of Sex and the City in which one of the main characters, Miranda, talks about a recent date. At the end of the...

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