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

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

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

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

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

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