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Until We Meet Again

I am writing this the day after one of the most successful events in the history of SugarCRM, and perhaps one of the greatest collections of thinkers and doers I have ever seen. The crowd at SugarCon 2011 was vibrant, fun, smart, curious, skeptical, opinionated, established… I could go on and on…literally an AMAZING confluence … Continue reading

Is Sales Ahead or Behind the Social CRM Learning Curve?

When discussing the advent of the social business, I always hear questions like “where do we start?” and “what departments will/are most affected by social media?” The answer, to be a bit pat, to both these questions is “everywhere.” Social is a transformative phenomenon – one that is taking businesses from yesterday’s approach to scale … Continue reading

The Best Lock-In Strategy? Empower Your Customers!

SugarCRM CEO Larry Augustin and Eucalyptus CEO former head of MySQL Marten Mickos sat down with Spikesource CEO Kim Polese at the Structure conference today. The talk was around SaaS/Cloud and open source. It was an interesting talk – and brought up some interesting points. I think the most interesting one was not necessarily around … Continue reading