By Paul Greenberg on June 24, 2015
I like stories with good endings – even better with good endings that imply great futures. Back in 1996, there was a great story at the Olympics that led to all kinds of nice things (see story below.) More recently, and once again, at the Lithium LiNC 2015 user conference, where 850 people enjoyed life […]
By Paul Greenberg on February 11, 2015
The CRM Watchlist 2015 Elites is a small group with a huge impact. Yesterday, we looked at Microsoft, and today, we take a look at the littlest of the four: PROS. Let ‘er rip.
By Paul Greenberg on January 27, 2015
The 4th annual Lifetime Achievement Award goes to the institution which, historically, might have had the most impact on the CRM industry. That would be CRM Magazine. Find out why.
By Paul Greenberg on January 19, 2015
Finally, we have the winners of the 2015 CRM Watchlist. This year, it was tougher than ever to win, but these companies have what it takes to make a big impact on the markets they play in.
By Paul Greenberg on January 8, 2015
What is the state of customer engagement? What kind of framework needs to be created to help businesses achieve that engagement? It starts here with the 2015 agenda for customer engagement.
By Paul Greenberg on February 17, 2014
The CRM Watchlist 2014 winners have been harder than ever to characterize. But there are some vendors who, for example, provide product suites that won so I created the Suites category. Today, we look at CRMnext, Infor and NetSuite and Wednesday, SAP a…
By Paul Greenberg on February 4, 2014
We move on to the CRM Watchlist 2014 Elite specialists – Blackbaud, Infusionsoft, Xactly. They each dominate their market, they each have a culture to be proud of and…other things. Read on to see what they are doing and what they should be.
By Paul Greenberg on January 13, 2014
Its finally here. After reading, evaluating, scoring and notetaking on 162 submissions totalling around 2200 pages, I’ve arrived at the winners of the CRM Watchlist 2014.
By Paul Greenberg on May 28, 2013
Infor has a shot at making the Big 4, the Big 5. But to do that, not only should they continue on the path that they are continuing on but they need to take advantage of market opportunities staring them in the face – and they aren’t fully doing that a…
By Paul Greenberg on May 14, 2013
SugarCRM has been one of the nicest success stories in the CRM industry, often taking what were seemingly difficult steps and turning it into gold. There are at a nodal point and have a couple of things that they have to do to cross over to the next l…