Urban Agriculture: Feeding Them Where You Find Them

September 30, 2014

“Did you know that some of the largest chapters of agricultural groups like the Future Farmers of America are in … Continued

From Food to Fraud, Predictive Analytics will make a Difference

September 29, 2014

James Taylor (@jamet123), CEO of Decision Management Solutions, told an audience in Boston, “There are really only four things businesses … Continued

Girls, STEM Is Not a Four Letter Word!

September 26, 2014

The website Ravishly published an article that asked, “Why is STEM Still a Four-Letter Word for Women?” [21 July 2014] The … Continued

Innovation Ecosystems

September 25, 2014

In today’s interconnected world, being the best or most innovative company is not enough to ensure success. To be successful, … Continued

Target Marketing to Millennials

September 24, 2014

“Nearly every digital marketer has a goal of creating a viral campaign,” writes Kelsey Libert (@KelseyLibert), a Marketing Vice President … Continued

Big Data is Essential for Improving Urban Efficiency

September 23, 2014

Clay Lucas (@ClayLucas) writes, “Cities that fail to embrace ‘big data’ – and the meteoric rise of smartphones and the … Continued

Selling to Consumers at the Bottom of the Pyramid

September 22, 2014

“A decade ago,” writes Stephanie Strom (@ssstrom), “C. K. Prahalad, a University of Michigan business professor, in his book ‘The … Continued

Additive Manufacturing: Hype or Hope for U.S. Manufacturing? Part 2

September 19, 2014

In Part 1 of this two-part series, I focused on the opinions of three experts in the field of 3-D … Continued

Additive Manufacturing: Hype or Hope for U.S. Manufacturing? Part 1

September 18, 2014

Almost every day a new article about 3-D printing (or additive manufacturing) is published. Some pundits believe that 3-D printing … Continued

Smart Cities and Big Data

September 17, 2014

Julian Garcia Barbosa, Big Data Senior Account Executive at Telefónica, writes, “Improving citizen security, optimising waste management, anticipating traffic jams … Continued

From Digitally Disrupted to Digital Disrupter

Cognitive Computing and the Digital Business

September 16, 2014

In Accenture’s latest technology vision entitled “From Digitally Disrupted to Digital Disrupter,” the consulting firm provides an insightful tour d’horizon … Continued

Digital Path to Purchase Dominates Early Stages of Retail

September 15, 2014

“Consumer packaged goods companies are at a tipping point,” writes Karlene Lukovitz. “Those that implement effective digital game plans now … Continued

Food Wouldn’t Taste as Good if You Couldn’t Smell It

September 12, 2014

“Love chocolate?” asks Laura Moss (@LauraJMoss). “What if you could make it taste sweeter? Believe it or not, you can … Continued

English-speaking Students Need Early Help in Math Education

September 11, 2014

Sarah Mancoll, a Senior Associate at the Society for Research in Child Development (@SRCDtweets), notes, “Early math skills are emerging as … Continued

Up in the Sky — Could it be Your Next Delivery?

September 10, 2014

The age of airships came to a sudden and sad ending when the Hindenburg exploded and crashed as it was … Continued

Innovative-Approaches-to-Supply-Chain-Management-Risk

Supply Chain Risk Management: What in the World is Happening?

September 9, 2014

Just when things seem to be quieting down, another “black swan” appears on the world stage that threatens to disrupt … Continued

Big Data is Transforming the Business Landscape

September 8, 2014

“Big data is a buzzword that is ambiguous and often misunderstood,” writes Jamie Grenney (@JamieGrenney). “But it also feels like … Continued

Real-World Analytics

Book Review: Real-World Analytics

September 5, 2014

I knew that there was a good chance that I was going to enjoy Michael Koukounas’ book entitled Real-World Analytics … Continued

SAP Press Release

Enterra Solutions Partners with SAP

September 4, 2014

Today I am going to deviate from my normal article format to publish a press release that my company, Enterra … Continued

Big Data’s Big Role in Agriculture

September 3, 2014

The world’s population is increasing. We all know that. We also know that feeding that population is going to require … Continued

Algorithms

Artificial Intelligence: How Algorithms Make Systems Smart

September 2, 2014

“Algorithm” is a word that one hears used much more frequently than in the past. One of the reasons is … Continued

Labor Day 2014

September 1, 2014

Few people look forward to end of the summer. That may be the reason that the first Monday in September … Continued