Big Data won’t solve your problem (or maybe it will)

I just finished reading “Can big data technology be used to replace creative marketing?” and felt the need to vent a bit. This first part of this vent: I’m not real sure what the reason for that article was…it kind of bounced around a bit.   Apologies to the author but I was confused reading it … Read more Big Data won’t solve your problem (or maybe it will)

External solutions won’t solve your internal problems

Recently, I’ve been reading a book titled The Inner Voice of Trading: Eliminate the Noise, and Profit from the Strategies That Are Right for You (amazon affiliate link). I saw the book in the book store and liked some of the things I saw in it so I bought it. Whether you’re a trader/investor or have no interest in … Read more External solutions won’t solve your internal problems

Are you building an “order taker” or “solution maker” environment?

Dave Brock just published a post that resonated with me. The title of the post – Order Taker or Solution Creator – hits home in the IT world. In the article, Dave describes what he calls ‘order takers’ and ‘solution creators’. The order taker does a good job of working with clients to deliver a widget … Read more Are you building an “order taker” or “solution maker” environment?