I'm taking a break before the final CRM Watchlist, but it's just such a good break. I got Eric McKirdy, who is Ask.com's Global Customer Care Manager here, to talk about how he takes care of the 100 million Ask.com customers -- and how you might think about this. Check it out.
Social CRM: The Conversation
Paul Greenberg focuses on not only what CRM is but where its going in this blog on CRM strategy, technology, stories, companies and personalities.
In addition to being the author of the best-selling "CRM at the Speed of Light: Social CRM Strategies, Tools, and Techniques for Engaging Your Customers," Paul Greenberg is President of The 56 Group, LLC.
The final CRM Watchlist 2014 vendors, though we still have the consulting/SIs - three of them - to go. NexJ, PROS and UserVoice: Three companies not alike at all, but three companies having a major impact on the market. All winners. All even bigger potential. Read on.
I just witnessed the beginning of Adobe's transformation to a possible marketing technology power. There is a lot to do for them to get there, but they truly have a shot. Read why and what they need to do.
We enter the final stretch with three companies that I literally can't categorize - BPMonline, Janrain, and Lattice Engines. They're all unique in their own ways, but all winners of this years Watchlist. Take a gander.
We continue on with community platform impact players, Jive and Lithium, as we enter the CRM Watchlist 2014 homestretch. Impact how and where? It might surprise you.
The reviews never stop do they? This week we take a look at the CRM Watchlist 2014 Marketing companies. Again, they are not "category winners" and they are in alphabetical order. Check out Hubspot, Marketo, and Teradata Applications. Your thoughts?
Disparate in what they do, they all involve technologies associated with engaging customers or at least understanding what they have to know so that they can engage customers.
Monday, you had CRMnext, Infor and NetSuite as CRM suite providers. Today SAP and SugarCRM are here for your scrutiny. Can life get any better?
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 and SugarCRM. Let's get crackin'.
There is an unconfirmed story lighting things up that community platform provider Lithium is process of acquiring Klout, the so-call Influence measurement service. Why? Especially since Lithium's view of influence via their Chief Data Scientist Michael Wu is so antithetical to Klout's view. Check this out to hear how Lithium can make use of Klout if the acquisition goes through.