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McKinsey Considers Post-Pandemic Workforce Options, which has Implications for Knowledge Management Systems

Management consulting firm McKinsey advises companies to carefully consider a range of potential impacts associated…

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Businessman working on laptop. Data security matters when it comes to your knowledge management system.

Data Security and Knowledge Management–Does Your Platform Make the Grade?

When it comes to data security, what you don’t know CAN hurt you. According to…

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Woman entrepreneur at work in office. SharePoint is not an ideal solution for market research.

An expert’s take on why SharePoint is not the optimal solution for a function-specific search application

Organizations considering how best to manage their market research and competitive intelligence assets often say…

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The right knowledge management system can make you the smartest person in the room- Millennial black businesswoman addressing colleagues at a corporate business meeting, close up

The Right Knowledge Management System Can Make You the Smartest Person in the Room

A friend of Northern Light, recalling a former colleague at a major pharmaceutical company, said,…

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future of information - Man using mobile smart phone with global network connection, Technology, innovative and communication concept.

1999’s “Musings on the Future of Information,” Revisited in 2021

Over 20 years ago in 1999, I wrote an essay called “Musings on the Future…

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The AI Advantage of Bionic Companies

In a recent infographic*, The Boston Consulting Group (BCG) highlights the advantages that a subset…

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Market researches, like the man pictured here working his computer, need better tools in 2021

Market Researchers Need Better Tools in 2021

Market researchers are relied on to uncover the latest information on consumer purchasing behavior, product…

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Not treating your informationa ssets like cash can lead to waste and frustration, clearly felt by the woman pictures who appears stressed as she sits at her computer.

Treat your information assets as if they were cash

The currency of market research and competitive intelligence is extremely valuable in its own right…

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Using Competitive Intelligence to find a Competitive Advantage

Rivalries are exciting. Whatever “team” you’re on - Red Sox vs. Yankees, Coke vs. Pepsi,…

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