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5 Disruptions that Come with 3-D Printing

Additive manufacturing –3-D Printing–is evolving so fast, that CEOs and others may find themselves unprepared for five disruptions that will accompany it. Here’s what to expect.

ChiefExecutive.net CEO Briefing Newsletter , Operations , Technology February 16 2014

Avoid the Big Data Trap: Four Steps for CEOs

Big data can revolutionize decision-making within an organization; but without great analytics, it can be a huge waste of time. This “big data trap” often gives organizations a false sense of confidence in the information they are gathering, resulting in wasted time, and gathering “bad data” that has the potential to create a negative impact on the business. Larry Freed, president and CEO of ForeSee, will present his ideas on predictive analytics at this year’s CEO2CEO Leadership Summit on December 9 at the NYSE.

Larry Freed CEO Briefing Newsletter , Technology November 24 2013

Tweet This: Hot IPO Market Welcomes Many Companies

Twitter is leading the headlines as it prepares for an initial public offering that may come as early as mid-November. But overall, the U.S. market for IPOs is hot right now as would-be filers warm up to a handful of factors. Is it time to dust-off your plans for an IPO?

ChiefExecutive.net CEO Briefing Newsletter , Technology October 14 2013

The Promise of Big Data

Can aggregating and analyzing information transform businesses?

CJ Prince CEO Briefing Newsletter , Technology September 18 2013

Are You Ready to Take Advantage of Analytics?

Data analytics is growing in acceptance and importance. Ninety-six percent of senior executives say analytics will become more important to their organizations in the next three years. But at the same time many managers are in doubt about “big data” and what they can do to realize value from it. A recent Deloitte survey revealed that while it’s progressing as a decision-making resource, analytics remains in its early days with many companies concerned that they don’t have the internal skills to leverage it.

ChiefExecutive.net CEO Briefing Newsletter , Leadership & Strategy , Technology August 30 2013

Cloud Technologies Offer Promise to Mid-Market Companies But Security Concerns Persist

Nearly four in every 10 mid-market (companies in the range of $50 million to $1 billion in revenues) executives say issues concerning data privacy and security risks are holding them back from moving to the cloud and making other key tech investments, according to a Deloitte report. In addition, security concerns are hampering IT adoption.

ChiefExecutive.net CEO Briefing Newsletter , Technology August 9 2013

Cars Are the Next Mobile Tech Platform

The car is the next great proving ground for communications technology, General Motors Co Chief Executive Dan Akerson told the Chief Executive Club of Boston recently. Not only will the automobile become a major platform for mobile tech, it is “one with far better battery life than an iPhone,” he told the group.

ChiefExecutive.net CEO Briefing Newsletter , Newsletter - General , Technology June 20 2013

How Secure Is Your Data? And 3 Steps To Take if You Think You Are Vulnerable to a Breach

They are the brands you trust with some of your most intimate information, emails, images, and documents; but are they worthy of your trust? Microsoft, Yahoo, Google, Facebook, PalTalk, AOL, Skype, YouTube and Apple are battling to keep that trust in the wake of disclosures that the government was given access to their customers’ data online via the Prism program operated by the National Security Agency (NSA).

Steve Rosenbaum CEO Briefing Newsletter , Technology June 20 2013

Unlocking the Power of Social Data

Your organization’s social marketers are the gatekeepers to a channel with the freshest, most relevant consumer data available. More than [...]

Mark Cooper CEO Briefing Newsletter , Technology December 20 2012

Don’t Bring Social into Work – Bring Work into Social

The full potential of social business will be reached when there is no context switch. According to McKinsey Global Institute data, the result of businesses integrating social and mobile technologies directly into core processes will be $1.3 trillion in new annual value.

Matt Calkins Technology December 17 2012

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