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Process Control Industry: The Evolution of Technologies and Business Models

I had the pleasure of speaking at tech incubator TechSandBox this week on the state of the process control industry. Barb Finer, Executive Director of TSB and a long-time friend and colleague, grew up in the industry on a parallel path to mine. So I decided to focus on the evolution of two major disruptive innovation curves, […]

Early Bird Deadline May 1st for ISA Marketing & Sales Summit

The 7th Annual ISA Marketing & Sales Summit early-bird registration deadline is May 1, 2012. If you plan on attending, now is the time to register! 7th Annual ISA Marketing & Sales Summit August 15-17, 2012 Driskoll Hotel Austin, Texas The New Rules of Customer Engagement: Riding the Winds of Change Keynote: Jane Lansing, VP […]

In Memory of Steve Jobs, Innovator Extraordinaire

I briefly met Steve Jobs at the unveiling of Lisa Computer at the National Computer Conference (NCC) in Anaheim, California way back in 1983. He was a great salesman his entire life…then and now. Who else could turn the music industry upside down and convince the major labels to buy into Apple’s view of the […]

What are newspaper publishers to do?

This morning I was reading a Harris poll from the Mediapost about daily newspaper reading habits, which had some very revealing statitstics that are surely going to hurt the newspaper industry more. In fact, content wars are heating up all over the place.  I was reading up on DomesticatingIT’s article roundup last week, and Jon […]