Archive for July, 2008

Managing the Danger: July 3, 2008 Edition

Thursday, July 3rd, 2008

In order to be winners in the new mobile era, businesses will not only need to capture the power of mobility, but also manage the danger. Highlighted below are recent examples of the danger of mobility and how some firms are beginning to manage it:

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Enabling Technology: July 1, 2008 Edition

Tuesday, July 1st, 2008

The Law of Mobility talks about value increasing with mobility. The impact of this law is being felt because the barriers to building mobility in are being obliterated week after week. Here are examples of technology advances enabling this to happen:

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Business Observations: July 1, 2008 Edition

Tuesday, July 1st, 2008

As the Mobility Era matures, obviously a key question will be “how to make money?”. There are plenty of opinions on the best answer to this question. The below is very inclusive and I provide no editorial functions, so don’t take from my selections, ordering, headlines, etc. any indications of the interests or plans of my employer (if you do, you’ll undoubtedly be disappointed when they don’t play out):

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Now playing: Ben Shive – Rise Up

Capturing the Power: July 1, 2008 Edition

Tuesday, July 1st, 2008

Bonus items:

John Cox asks “How will 3G data services affect the enterprise?

The Economist Intelligence Unit warns: “Prepare Now for the Tech-savvy Customer of 2013”

Mobility is a wonderful thing. As mobility gets built into all products and services, businesses need to learn how to both capture the power of mobility and manage the dangers introduced through mobility. Here are some examples of how the power of mobility is being applied to create competitive advantage:

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Indicators: July 1, 2008 Edition

Tuesday, July 1st, 2008

More and more, the world around us reflects the growing assumption of the law of mobility. Here are a few indicators of Mobility’s growing importance in our businesses, our lives, and our society:

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