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Can you Afford U$90m for a Piece of Art?

by David Furlonger  |  August 18, 2019

[caption id="attachment_8" align="aligncenter" width="300"] Source: Pixabay.com Creative Commons[/caption] 2018 saw a record year for art prices, sales volumes and auction sales. Christies had their best year in history with over...

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Libra and Walmart "Blockchain" Tokens: Financial or Walled Garden Inclusion?

by Christophe Uzureau  |  August 18, 2019

Facebook has announced the development of a digital currency, Libra (cf. “Facebook Libra — Liberator or Trojan Horse”1 ) and Walmart has filed a patent application for a digital token...

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Blockchain's Big Bang: Web 3.0

by Avivah Litan  |  August 8, 2019

The potential of blockchain is enormous as it will be a foundational protocol for the next generation Web 3.0 which we expect will overtake the current Web 2.0 in 5-7...

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A Day in the Life of a Digital Product Manager

by Deacon Wan  |  August 5, 2019

How can leading IT organizations reap the full rewards of the product-centric IT operating model?   Lets see how Product Managers can help orchestrate the change with business stakeholders to innovate...

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New August Publications

by Jitendra Subramanyam  |  August 1, 2019

The Chief Data & Analytics Officer Research Team published the following NEW RESEARCH last month: Data & Analytics Strategy and Planning: 5 Steps to Get Started with Machine Learning https://www.gartner.com/doc/3953653...

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Hype Cycle for Project and Portfolio Management, 2019

by Deacon Wan  |  July 31, 2019

Program and Portfolio management leaders are experiencing a new surge of technology and development practices as organizations adopt digital business initiatives.   Digital business is maturing and driving the need for...

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7 Influencer Marketing Stats That Explain Why Consumers Connect With Influencers

by Andrew Marder  |  July 29, 2019

Perfecting a graceful influencer marketing ballet involves two components: a well-directed orchestra and Misty Copeland. Just kidding. The two key pieces are actually influencers and consumers. Without either of these,...

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Website Content Versus Website Content Marketing

by Laurel Erickson  |  July 25, 2019

Websites are the largest piece of owned content under a brand's full control, but website content as a whole is seldom given the strategic design consideration that content marketers give...

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Open Sesame - Can Alibaba Open the Door of Chinese Market for Salesforce?

by Olive Huang  |  July 25, 2019

Today Salesforce announced a strategic partnership with Alibaba. Very little was said in the announcement. Two things I think are quite important - The partnership includes Salesforce running Sales Cloud,...

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Google in Blockchain

by Avivah Litan  |  July 23, 2019

Last month, Google made a low key announcement on its partnership with Chainlink, a blockchain startup (previously called SmartContract - see Cool Vendors in Blockchain Applications 2017) that specializes in bidirectional...

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