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      Three Imperatives for Today: Mobilize, Socialize & Personalize

      If your life is anything like mine you face a daily torrent of information; emails, phone calls, text messages, notifications, status updates, tweets, videos, gifs, and of course requests to play Farmville. 


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      Beyond IoT - The Socialization of Things

      There has been a lot of noise in the channels lately about the Internet of Things.  Many journalists have used the term to put a handle on the concept of smart, interconnected appliances, installed in even smarter homes. 


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      The Intersection of Insights | Mobile, Social & Cloud

      As disruption tightens its grip, taking hold of companies in every industry, the need to transform becomes a business imperative – future strategies will define success or failure. 


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      The Internet of Things: Product Clouds Connect Consumers

      An astounding 150,000 people descended on Las Vegas in January of this year to attend the International CES Show. Over 3,000 vendors rolled out their latest products for the consumer electronics marketplace.


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      Perspective | Providing Value, Helping Consumers to Gain Customers

      In February of this year the Harvard Business Review Blog Network published an article penned by Joe McCambley entitled Stop Selling Ads and Do Something Useful.  The article focused on how brands need to create experiences for customers rather than creating ads.  


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      Perspective | Engaging Mobile and Social Consumers

      Webinar: Thursday April 11, 2013 | 1:00 EST

      We’ve been hard at work on the upcoming mize sponsored Webinar.  It’s centered around engaging today’s mobile and social consumers.  Our lead presenter is Dr. Phillip E. Hendrix, Ph.D., who is both the founder and director of the research advisory firm The Institute for Mobile Marketing Research (immr).  


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      Perspective | How Social Media Influences Purchasing Decisions


      When today's smarter consumers are in the market for something new — a 3D TV, a sweet DSLR camera, or a reliable microwave oven they turn to their trusty smartphone, knowing there's a wealth of knowledge and information to be had.


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      Fastest Way to Deliver Smarter Customer Engagement

      Gartner in its latest findings said that the public cloud market is forecast to grow by more than 18 percent worldwide in 2013, amounting to $131 billion, up from $111 billion in 2012.  


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      Perspective | Smarter Customer Engagement

      Traditional Media Consumption Lessened

      Today’s social, mobile consumers interface less and less with traditional media delivery channels. Smartphone apps have already surpassed the web when it comes to consumer time-spent, and are second only to time spent watching TV. In December of 2012 users consumed an average of 127 minutes a day engaged with mobile apps. That’s a 33% increase over 2011 during which consumers expended 94 minutes daily. In comparison, television viewing habits accounted for a scant 70 minutes in 2012 – barely more than an hour a day. How much will lower will these numbers decline in the years to come?


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