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Gamifying M&A

M&A may be inherently complex, but that’s not to say it cannot benefit from repeatable processes. Moving M&A from a...

Enterprise Architecture Metrics

One of the indicators of a mature EA practice is the collection and measurement of metrics. Metrics themselves are not...

5 Misconceptions about IT

Intro Of the many challenges I observe CIOs endure– perhaps the most painful is proving the efficacy of IT itself....

Benchmarking 101

An underutilized resource, benchmarking is often lost in the shuffle of opinions from internal leaders and external consultants. Yet benchmarking...

The Deal Summary Template

The Pain of Corporate Purchasing Making a significant purchase within the enterprise can be challenging. Justification of new software, infrastructure,...

When Leaders Triangulate Truth

Triangulation is a methodology leaders employ which combines inputs in order to overcome bias and other intrinsic decision-making weaknesses. Although...

Platforms and False Promises

Enterprise software providers love to talk up their platforms, but can they actually deliver on their promises? It may be...

Building a Privacy-Compliant CDP

Digital advertising and targeting aren’t going anywhere. We simply need to be more transparent and responsible in the handling of...