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2017 Flyover

2017 Flyover

Facebook generates an annual collation of “memories” for every member. I looked at mine and felt it was too shallow. Google Search summarizes the most common queries across its user base at the end of each year in video below. And I wondered mine were so different. Dramatically different. First something about my Google searches. […]

Paul at Dreamforce

The big 4 tech companies — my musings on two, Microsoft and Salesforce

This is the second of four year end posts that will wrap up things that I think I need to pontificate on like Microsoft and Salesforce, some loose ends for the CRM Watchlist 2019 plans for next year (yes, I know it’s 2018) and an award that I am reviving this year. Check it all out.

Infosys repeats history, but this time goes for a services man in Salil Parekh

Infosys repeats history, but this time goes for a services man in Salil Parekh

Over three years ago, Infosys made the brave decision to look outside of its organization to bring in an “outsider” to transform its business and ready itself for whatever wave of disruption was coming to challenge a services model that still makes ~20% profit margins and grows ~5% a year.   Yes, they appointed Vishal Sikka, and […]