The Insurance Industry and Big Data

How would you feel if you got a letter in the mail from your insurance company telling you that your insurance rates have increased due to your social media activity? Maybe they noticed an increase in your conversations about speeding or smoking or something even much more dangerous. How would you feel about getting a … Read more The Insurance Industry and Big Data

Links for March 20 2011

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Three Questions that Will Kill Innovation – Tony Golsby-Smith – The Conversation – Harvard Business Review Quote: …innovation runs counter to so many of the standard tests and processes that make businesses (and executives) successful. It’s hard to accept that innovation requires exploring unknown territory via a winding road — you cannot see around the … Read more Links for March 20 2011

Signal to Noise Ratio & Twitter

I really enjoy twitter.  There are tons of great folks out there worth following and learning from. But….there’s just as many (or more) not-so-great folks out there too.  You know the kind…they add tons of noise to your twitter stream.   They add tons of noise to your life. I’ve noticed that the noise is getting … Read more Signal to Noise Ratio & Twitter

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