Why Exception Handling Should be the Rule

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In the world of work, we encounter three primary tasks: First, there are many processes that are, in fact, repeatable in the enterprise. Some examples: how we process orders, how we assemble products, how we deliver products to end customers. Second, project work where the overall steps are repeatable but the ingredients are not. Examples: […]

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Can Google Plus Pass the Social Narcissistic Litmus test?

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Heads Up: Being the weekend and all, I’ve taken the liberty of straying from enterprise-y stuff in this post. There’s some excellent analysis on Google Plus out there. Even Twitter investor, Fred Wilson is rooting for a successful outcome and Chris Brogan has done a really good job summarizing every conceivable benefit. For me personally, […]

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Enterprise 2.0 Conference 2011 Boston: Shiny Social leaves Exuberance Island

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Towards the end of my keynote on Putting the Relationship Back in Customer Relationship Management at the Enterprise 2.0 Conference this past week, I made a statement that, 2 years ago, would have got my throat slit. Stated as a wake up call plea to focus on metrics that matter, I said: "For five years […]

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Talking Collaborative Supply Chains at Enterprise 2.0 Conference

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Supply Chain efficiency is a big big deal. More over, this area of the enterprise technology stack and associated strategy has seen little to no innovation for well over a decade. Years ago, Dennis Howlett wrote: In my argument, breakthrough ROI comes from seeing these technology through the lens of collaboration, which in turn implies […]

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Social Business Forum, June 8th, Milan

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I’m looking forward to participating in my second Social Business Forum in Milan next month. Last year I keynoted on the topic of 21st Century Collaborative Enterprises: The Customer Case. This year I’ll be talking about The Connected Enterprise – the business case, and people, process and technology ramifications as we connect the best brains […]

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SAP Sapphire Now 2011: Blazing on Process, Tepid on People

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As I flew into Orlando for SAP Sapphire 2011, I revisited a bunch of review posts from last years Sapphire Event to see what was promised. In my post last year, I summarized SAP Sapphire 2010 themes: In-Memory / Hana Cloud and Devices “People – Centric” To cut to the chase, Sapphire 2011 came back […]

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The Emerging Mobile Enterprise Divide

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A panel I sat on at the GigaOM Mobile Enterprise Summit a few weeks ago got me thinking a lot about how mobility is taking shape in the enterprise. There’s little argument that Mobile is going to have a profound impact on how we work. Here’s my colleague Maribel Lopez, one of the sharpest minds […]

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