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Making decisions in today's business world is increasingly complex, and clarity is a bit of a scarce commodity at times. No decision or strategy will ever be guaranteed, but one of the things you can do to minimize risk and find new streams of revenue is to use big data as a weapon in your arsenal.…

So many cliché terms are synonymous with motivation and self-help products out there. “Live life to the fullest”, “get everything you want out of life”, “love what you do and you’ll never work a day in your life”, and perhaps the most well-known: Achieve a “work-life balance”. We’re not motivational speakers and can’t sell you our…

Customer or consumer experience (CX) has evolved many times throughout the years of interacting with patrons. The personal and tailored era in the 20’s and 30’s, the mass production and impersonal sales teams of the 80’s and 90’s, and, of course, the dot com boom of e-commerce. However, there is a new element to CX that…

Your personal data is in the hands of hackers (most likely). You can be the most thoughtful person when it comes to identity protection, but it won’t help you. In 2014, over 1,000,000,000 individuals had private data hacked (that’s a billion, for those counting). Sure, there were a lot more cases of direct identity theft from…

Having an open application program interface (API) for your software products can be a valuable tool for businesses. We discussed this at length in part one of our two-part series discussing the benefits of an open API. In this post, we’ll be highlighting a few benefits that your customers may receive if you allow third-party developers…

Welcome to the first post of a two-part series dedicated to explaining the potential benefits of having an open API. What exactly is an open API? Open API (often referred to as a Public API): a publicly available application programming interface (API) that provides developers with programmatic access to a proprietary software application. APIs are sets…

Identity Theft. Privacy. Data Security. These phrases have been chosen to represent a broad range of security concerns that have the average consumer more on edge than ever before. In fact, regardless of your primary business model, ensuring your customer's private data is safe has to be a service you provide going forward. In the world…

SaaS is quickly becoming the new tech giant, and it is only getting bigger. Here is a snapshot of the industry growth. In 2010, sales in the --software as a service -- business hit the high mark of $10 billion in revenue. 2013 saw that sales number increase to almost $23 billion. In 2015, the SaaS…

In any product management environment, most developers share a concern about having the resources needed to create and deliver quality products without complications. Cloud platforms have made huge strides to improve the availability of resources, while also improving the overall process. Consequently, product managers can move things along quickly with higher quality. However, there are unique…

The amount of data created on a daily basis is staggering. In fact, studies show that 90% of all recorded information was created in the last 24 months, and it’s only getting faster. That means all recorded history from ancient civilizations all the way through both Bush Presidencies accounts for less than 10% of everything we…