Thanks to NetGain, Cisco, HP, Microsoft, and VMWare…

Thanks to NetGain, Cisco, HP, and VMWare for sponsoring yesterday’s business leader event in Cincinnati.  We had over 40 business leaders for this educational event… Eye Opening, Compelling, and Scary… Eye opening, compelling, and scary.  These are the comments I heard after sharing some of the growing threats I see coming our way in the […]

The Linchpin & the Entrepreneur

Entrepreneurship and the Big Company Mindset “Many entrepreneurs are sworn enemies of large corporations, and many policymakers measure entrepreneurship by the number of small-business start-ups.” This quote comes from an article published in the Economist, March 2009.  Today, in the Wall Street Journal, guest contributor, Irving Wladawsky-Berger writes about disruptive technology and entrepreneurship in larger […]

Creating an Effective UC Value Prop – Using Discovery

In a recent sales opportunity we (the seller and myself acting as a sales coach) were charged with providing a competitive quote on unified communications (UC) products.  The company already uses UC, so the quote is simply an upgrade.  The seller assembled the quote, listing all of the necessary hardware, software, and services to move […]

Accessing Executives – Tomorrow at Noon

FREE webinar on accessing decision makers – tomorrow at Noon (EST) – (CLICK to sign up) Back from Mumbai – today I will be presenting to 50 executives in Richmond Va, showing them why companies, regardless of how much they spend on data security, are still vulnerable and likely under attack.  Whenever I do an […]