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Big Sur Marathon 2019

Sunday was a journey. The 26.2 miles I ran along the Pacific Coast on California’s Highway 1 made for one of the most challenging marathon courses I’ve ever completed—the Big Sur Marathon. Each mile was filled with not only out-of-this-world … Continue reading

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Dreamforce 2013 : Welcome to the Internet of Customers – 3 Must Reads for Customer Centric Professionals

Dreamforce ’13. That’s a wrap! Sitting at a Starbucks at Dulles Airport, back on the East Coast, I’m reflecting on an action-packed week in San Francisco at the annual Salesforce.com conference with (as typical) very little sleep. This year’s mantra was … Continue reading

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Gamification – Three Reasons It Matters

I just completed an online course from Wharton on Gamification via Coursera. It was amazing. If you want to learn more about it in detail, I would highly recommend you check out this six week course (it should be offered … Continue reading

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ad:tech San Francisco 2013 – It’s All About You!

The ad:tech San Francisco conference wrapped up today. Billed as “the leading digital marketing event for 10,000+ marketing and technology professionals from all over the world,” ad:tech included “Think Tank” sessions focused on the future of digital marketing. What does … Continue reading

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Top Three Intelligent Tweets – Week of Jan 21

It’s hard to believe 2013 is almost a month in! This week’s top Intelligent Tweets extend last week’s focus on the skills gap for Big Data specifically to the realm of Marketing, then look at a great explanation of the … Continue reading

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Top Three Intelligent Tweets – Week of Jan 14

Keeping with my new format for Intelligent Tweets, this week brought some great nuggets around the talent shortage for Big Data skills, privacy (always a key topic), and using Big Data to track the flu (very timely, indeed).     … Continue reading

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Top Three Intelligent Tweets – Week of Jan 7

To ring in 2013, I’m kicking off the new year with an updated format for Intelligent Tweets. I’m going to limit each week’s highlighted tweets to only the top three, with a comment about why each made the list. I … Continue reading

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Intelligent Holiday Season Tweets

The holidays are surely a busy time, and this has proved to be no exception for Intelligence Guy! As a result, I’ve consolidated all holiday tweets into a single post. Top intelligent tweets of the holiday season focused on: The … Continue reading

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Intelligent Tweets – Week of 11/19

Last week’s top intelligent tweets focused on: Strategies for successful global Cloud deployments. This is not limited to SaaS application functionality, it also applies to managing data within as this is also a significant change for most organizations to adopt. … Continue reading

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Intelligent Tweets – Week of 11/12

Last week’s top intelligent tweets focused on: A continued discussion around the role of Big Data in the 2012 US Presidential election. Stay tuned for a dedicated post on this topic. A plug for my upcoming discussion of the role … Continue reading

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