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Making the last mile easier remains a challenge

by Gene Alvarez  |  February 27, 2014

OK so I'm sitting here waiting for a rescheduled delivery of a rug that was shipped with a signature required. Well why am I sitting here you ask, I missed...

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“Old school” Lead Management

by Chris Fletcher  |  December 13, 2011

Senior executives consistently rank customer acquisition and customer retention as their #1 and #2 priorities.  They put constant pressure on the marketing organization to feed the sales engine, and marketing...

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Hello, World Redux

by Chris Fletcher  |  December 8, 2011

Hello, World! OK, I realize that my first blog didn’t start with the usual ‘Hello, World’ introductions and pleasantries but instead dove into the cold New England waters of e-commerce...

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The Changing E-Commerce Landscape - IBM and Sterling Commerce

by Gene Alvarez  |  May 24, 2010

Over the past month there have been several announcements in the E-Commerce market. These announcements range from vendor partnerships such as demandware’s Link partner community to the purchase of minority...

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The Business of "E"

by Eric Knipp  |  July 6, 2009

If You Build It, They Won't Come E-Business is changing. The days when enterprises could throw up a simple e-commerce site, wait for prospects to roll in via search engine...

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What is Amazon?

by Gene Alvarez  |  May 12, 2009

In a discussion on social software and online selling, Amazon is one of the most often used examples. However, in the examples used in these discussions Amazon's perceived image is...

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Results from my little Twitter vs. Blog experiment.

by Gene Alvarez  |  May 8, 2009

The other day in my blog, I asked my followers to vote. The vote was for me to tweet or blog. Additionally, I posted a link that asked my Facebook,...

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