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Focus on One Thing and One Thing Only… The Customer

Bill McDermott, who went from teenage deli owner to SAP SE Chief Executive Officer, recently gave an inspirational talk about how focusing on the customer is the most important thing for any business to succeed. Below is a brief excerpt: I came to the clear conclusion that there’s a perfect correlation between winners having dreams and accomplishing …

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Google puts focus on deals in hotel, flight search with latest updates

Google is beefing up its deal finder tools for consumers in its hotel and flight search products. This week, Google announced the official launch of new travel features in search — specifically aimed at giving searchers deeper insights into prices around their travel. We covered these features when they were being tested last month and …

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Behavior Change – Not “Peak Social Media” – Is What Communicators Should Focus On

Over the last few months, the following has occurred: Some are saying, as this CNBC report claims, that we’ve hit “peak social media” (get ready for a complete over-use of that term over the next six months!). And, on the surface, they may be right. But, here’s the thing: From a marketer’s/communicator’s point-of-view, it just …

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Supply Chain Excellence is Our #1 Focus

Jonathan Um, Cofounder, and COO of Holler.com, the world’s first online dollar store, recently spoke at Retail (R)Evolution 2018 about how important the supply chain and automation is to his young start-up. We are on the extreme end of the online spectrum. For us, carrying about 10,000 SKU’s, providing the ultimate digital hunt to our …

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Human and Machine Collaboration in the Enterprise — Focus on the Output, Not the Technology

PIRO4D / Pixabay People often ask if the future is humans or machines. From my perspective, it isn’t one or the other. It’s both working together. A person working alone can only accomplish so much. And the same is true of a machine. It’s going to take humans and machines together to get the innovation …

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