Tag: business intelligence

Are you managing your cash, or does it manage you?

When you have piles of cash, cash management becomes a fun exercise. Apple, for example, is likely enjoying the fact they have nearly $100 Billion in cash reserves they get to figure out how to use. But for most, cash...

/ March 26, 2012

6 things concrete can teach you about technology

We’ve noticed an increase in both traffic and mood among attendees at the World of Concrete this year. They’re more upbeat and at the show looking for ways to improve the way they run their jobs and businesses. More smaller...

/ January 26, 2012

The numbers can lie

You certainly didn’t become an electrical contractor to hone your accounting skills, but if you don’t have a clear picture into your business accounting, there’s a lot you’re missing. For example, you may think you’re profitable because you’ve got invoices...

/ December 12, 2011

Working in an Agile Environment for delivering the right products to market on time.

There is a delicate art to releasing new products or services to the marketplace and styles and methods may vary depending who you talk to. Lots of time and resources go into building new software products, so if it doesn’t...

/ September 29, 2011

Yes, there IS an app. for that.

I recently traveled around Australia for a couple of weeks and was able to get through my entire trip without using a paper and pen for taking notes.  I used my iPad and a stylus.  Every single customer I visited...

/ August 9, 2011

Business Intelligence is for everyone

Last month, I went down to Philadelphia, Mississippi to see one of Viewpoint’s oldest and largest clients. In the product management role, I don’t think there is anything more fun than going a seeing a great customer and working collaboratively...

/ July 6, 2011