Sales reps no longer fount of information, SAP and Harvard report says

Salespeople and marketers – your role as dispensers of data and information on the products you’re selling may be coming to an end. That’s one of the conclusions of a new report from

Published on: July 18th, 2014 Candice So

Harvard chief digital officer: Infuse ‘data-informed thinking’ into the culture

The importance of the chief digital officer will only increase over the coming years. Gartner predicts that some 25 per cent of businesses will have a Chief Digital Officer (CDO) by 2015.  Having

Published on: April 1st, 2014 Brian Clendenin

NexJ working with Harvard on electronic medical records

One of Canada’s fastest-growing tech firms is burnishing its ivy league-reputation with a new partnership to digitize electronic medical records (EMR) for a teaching college of Harvard Medical School.NexJ Systems Inc. will work

Published on: April 11th, 2012 ITBusiness Staff

Yelp ratings tied directly to revenue impact in Harvard report

Depending on the neighborhood, the fire-engine red "People Love Us on Yelp" sticker outnumbers sedate-looking "Zagat Rated" emblems or fading newspaper reviews on restaurant doors. There's no mistaking the power--and, let's face it,

Published on: November 17th, 2011 Narasu Rebbapragada

IT systems in hospitals don’t save money, boost efficiency, study finds

A Harvard Medical School study that looked at some of the nation's "most wired" hospital facilities found that computerization of those facilities hasn't saved them any money or improved administrative efficiency.The recently released

Published on: December 1st, 2009 Lucas Mearian