There is no question that the proliferation of mobile devices among consumers and business professionals have taken our technology-driven lives to the next level. The question is what does this really mean for business world and what are we doing about it? Your customers now turn to their smartphones for everything. What’s tomorrow’s weather? Is
With the growth of concepts such as big data and increasing need to experts who can conduct business analytics, knowing about nuts and bolts of data science is more important than ever. Written by renowned data science experts Foster Provost and Tom Fawcett, Data Science for Business: What you need to know about data mining
For the last two decades, along with the rise of software and Internet companies, platform leadership and locking the customers with a dominant set of electronic products has been the center of the attention both for business executives and scholars. Here comes an award-winning book which examines this in today’s age: Winner in the Axiom
The JOBS Act which was signed by President Obama in April 2012 and which goes into effect in 2013 will enable small businesses to tap into the power of crowd-funding as a means to raise capital. Crowd-Funding lobbyist Kevin Lawton and his co-author Dan Marom, see this as a great step in transforming the current
You can have a rock-solid business strategy, unlimited resources, and the most talented people on staff. But only one thing is guaranteed in today’s hyperconnected society: if your business isn’t likeable, it will fail. Dave Kerpen knows how important it is for a business to be liked—by customers, employees, stakeholders, and the general public. He
Despite the dizzying amount of data at our disposal today—and an increasing reliance on analytics to make the majority of our decisions—many of our most critical choices still come down to human judgment. This fact is fundamental to organizations whose leaders must often make crucial decisions: to do this they need the best available insights.