Mobilizing Around Mobility

These days, when people search for more information they can immediately turn to their mobile phones to look up an address, connect with a colleague on LinkedIn or gather information before making a purchase. In fact, according to Google data, 96% of people turn to a smartphone to get things done. Mobile devices are creating [more…]

Is the key to productivity working less?

When project deadlines loom and workloads increase, many of us make the decision to increase working hours. Maybe it’s not more time you need, but a re-focus of your energy. If we look at a typical workday by the numbers, studies show that 28% of office hours are spent on email with another third in [more…]

Think You Know YouTube Users? Think Again

YouTube is probably most well-known for the user-generated content by individuals – everything from funny cat videos, to music videos and documentary films, to how-to instructables. Missed a favorite segment on late night TV, check it out YouTube. If you want to see a tarantula duel a scorpion, YouTube has more than 321,000 options. If [more…]

May the Fourth Be With You (and Inspire You)

May the Fourth be with you! In celebration of Star Wars Day, it’s a great opportunity to discuss how science fiction is teaching us about the reality of life – from a Star Wars-themed defibrillator lesson, to 3D printing inspired by Terminator 2, to one of our favorite talks about the art and business of [more…]

Millennials and Today’s Multi-Generational Marketplace

According to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, the always-connected, tech-savvy Millennial generation (ages 18-24) will make up 75% of today’s multi-generational workforce by 2030. It’s estimated that one-in-three American workers are Millennials, giving them the largest share of the American workforce, having surpassed Generation X (ages 35-50) in 2015. The Millennial generation grew up [more…]

It’s A Brand New Year

New Year’s resolutions mean that you are probably setting goals for a healthier, happier, more productive version of yourself. This is also a time to invest in a more positive image for your company brand. Just like committing to your gym schedule, easier said than done! But first, just what is your brand anyway? Beyond [more…]

How to win the internet with one 47-year layover

  Facebook can also influence expenditures and more favorable brand loyalty. Airlines and airline travel service companies can often be looked to as leaders in customer service responses on social media. After all, flight delays and layovers are often a part of travel, as is dealing with harried travelers. Skyscanner, a UK-based airline booking and [more…]

Is Pokemon Go Will Influencing Enterprise Computing and Business Forever?

Unless you have been hiding under a rock, chances are that you have heard something about Pokemon Go. This is the latest craze in mobile applications that has gotten people so involved in the game that we have seen people do crazy things in search of the next “Poke Stop.” Some of the most interesting [more…]

LinkedIn Just Made A Major Move – Did You Miss It?

Fellow avid LinkedIn users may have noticed LinkedIn’s newest feature – starting with LinkedIn’s top 500 “Influencers” they have launched a new video feature through their app LinkedIn Record. We are excited to see how Influencers, and soon the rest of us, can use this new tool to increase profile views and share our messages [more…]

Social Media’s Influence on the Deep Web

After the popularity of our last post on IoT (Internet of Things), we decided to do some more digging on social media’s influence on the IoT and the internet in general. In the past ten years we have seen a tremendous surge in the use of social media. Every day people are becoming more connected with mobile [more…]