Digital Marketing is a dynamic industry centered on anticipating what’s coming next, whether it’s technology, trends or customer demands. Digital marketers tend to be data nerds, always looking for more metrics and the tools to help us collect them.
But let’s pause for a moment. Why are we doing this again?
This week, the Board of Directors for the Content Management Professionals announced the ending of CM Pros. The decision to close down the organization was evidently made by the Board in Summer 2014.
Although the CMS Pros didn't play a significant part in my content management endeavors, I'm still a little saddened by their departure. I understand the difficulties of advocating the technical side of content management when the more glitzy marketing side of the house is talking content strategy. But this isn't the cause of my sadness, but my nostalgia for the days professional organizations had real value to people like you and me.
The Bluetooth Special Interest Group (SIG) today announced the final agenda for Bluetooth Europe 2014, taking place in Amsterdam, The Netherlands on 16th – 17thSeptember. Continuing the discussion from Bluetooth World in San Jose and Bluetooth Asia in Shanghai earlier this year, Bluetooth Europe brings together wireless industry heavyweights, from across the value chain, to discuss the future of the Internet of Things.
With more than 500 million marketable Bluetooth® Smart devices at the end of 2013, and a projected 3 billion products to be shipped by 2018, experts will discuss the role of the technology in driving innovation in key areas including beacons, wearables and the smart home. Wireless innovators, developers, OEMs, media and analysts who register for the event will be able to hear from a range of speakers including leading manufacturer Adidas, wireless connectivity expert Nordic Semiconductor and mobile development specialist Matchbox Mobile.
London, 25 July 2014 - IT Europa announced today that it will be staging the eighth annual European ISV Convention on 25 March 2015 in London. The event will bring together leading Independent Software Vendors (ISVs) with hardware, software and service organizations to explore and address the issues affecting the development of the IT Industry in Europe and to develop and strengthen partnerships aimed at supporting solution-based sales. Over recent years ISVs have been very much…
New sponsors announced including: Datto, NaviSite, Avnet, Claranet, Modern Office, QLogic, Virtual Instruments, Webroot and Aurora Kendrik James
IT Europa and Angel Business Communications today announced further details of sponsors and content for the Managed Services & Hosting Summit 2014 which will be staged on 25 September 2014 at the Pullman St Pancras Hotel, London. The new speakers being announced will draw on new research to chart the fast developing nature of the managed services sector. The Managed Services & Hosting Summit 2014 is a management-level event designed to help channel organisations identify opportunities arising from the increasing demand for managed and hosted services and to develop and strengthen partnerships aimed at supporting sales.
Social media, text analytics and mobile are key drivers for development within Voice of the Customer (VoC) and Market Research (MR) programmes, but the value of combining them with existing methods of capturing feedback must not be ignored. This is one of the main conclusions of Confirmit’s Community Conference (CCC) series, the latest event of which took place in London 2 weeks ago.
To date, three successful CCC’14 events have taken place in Orlando, Oslo and London. The fourth is to be held in San Francisco on 25th September. The series has brought together hundreds of VoC, MR and Voice of the Employee (VoE) professionals from 12 countries, who gathered to discuss the successes and challenges faced by organizations running feedback programs to enhance business performance.
Too many eCommerce sites are run like a bunch of catalogue pages rather than a collection of potential buying journeys. Hippo CMS and IBM have created a partnership to deliver truly optimized eCommerce experiences that bring together Content, Commerce, Channels and Customers.
Confirmit Community Conference Invigorates Global Business Leaders with Strategies to Drive Business Success
Industry experts assembled in Orlando to take Voice of the Customer and Employee Engagement programmes to new heights
New York, NY: 13 May 2014: Last week, global industry experts, thought leaders and visionaries from more than 7 countries spanning 25 industries joined forces in Orlando at the annual Confirmit Community Conference. The three day Confirmit ‘Be a Hero’ Conference offered global attendees an opportunity to discuss and explore the business results achieved and challenges faced within Voice of the Customer (VoC), Employee Engagement (EE) and Market Research (MR) programmes.
Munich, Germany (14 April 2014) – ABBYY®, a leading provider of document recognition, data capture and linguistic software and professional services, today announced they are running a survey of finance and accounting professionals working in sectors such as Legal, Banking, Manufacturing and many others.
The purpose of the survey is to find out how accounting professionals are processing invoices and purchase orders and working with systems like ERP. If you work in a finance role, or know someone who does, then please take a few minutes to give us your opinion or forward it on to someone who can.
Industry experts lead the charge for a frontline view of customer and employee experience New York, NY: 8 April 2014: The most successful organizations know that positive change is driven by the front-line customer experience, employee experience and Market Research experts. AtConfirmit Community Conference (CCC) 2014 on May 8-9 in Orlando at the Ritz-Carlton, Grande Lakes, industry experts who lead these endeavors will join forces to discuss the challenges they face every day.…