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How to think about business development

Ongoing business development is a prerequisite for survival in an ever changing World. So how do you go about working with new business models, introducing new offerings and winning new customers? All too often, immature technology coupled with concerns about organisational culture have dominated the discussions in meetings within the J. Boye community. Customer behaviour is changing and it's hard … Continue reading How to think about business development

Shell rethinks the content creation process

Do you have too much or too little content on your website? Most J. Boye members would lean towards too much, but in private would confess to having way too much content. The examples I've heard in the past decade of J. Boye group meetings are plenty, with websites and digital communication teams drowning in … Continue reading Shell rethinks the content creation process

Kentico now has 2 CMS products

It is not unusual for software vendors of all sizes to release new products, but it is a bit unusual when a vendor releases something overlapping and potentially competing. That’s effectively what Czech-based CMS vendor Kentico did back in November with the release of Kentico Cloud, a completely new and separate product that runs as … Continue reading Kentico now has 2 CMS products

Introducing Concept Software

How can we as software product managers set up radically experimental projects to gauge the viability of new ideas—without risking ongoing business and without confining ourselves to the restrictions of the current business environment? Rasmus Skjoldan is Lead Product Manager at Swiss-based software vendor Magnolia and posted this question at a recent J. Boye Software … Continue reading Introducing Concept Software

Tomorrow’s workplace will have many apps

Going mobile have been the big initiative for the past couple of years with apps for work arriving on many smartphones, including Google Suite, Microsoft Office, LinkedIn, Slack, WhatsApp and much more. In addition, we’ve seen the rise of software vendors like Staffbase,  who offers an employee app for internal communication and more. As multiple … Continue reading Tomorrow’s workplace will have many apps

Solodev – an innovative enterprise CMS based on AWS

While in Washington DC to moderate a meeting in the J. Boye CMS Expert Group, I had a longer conversation with our member Shawn Moore from software vendor Solodev. We spoke about tech trends, recent developments and how some of the big problems in the industry remain unsolved. Solodev is a Florida-based content management vendor, which rebuilt their … Continue reading Solodev – an innovative enterprise CMS based on AWS

The value of a network: An advisory board of smart friends

What is the value added of being a member of a network which you have to pay for? It’s a simple question with many different potential answers. That’s why we have asked some our members why they joined the J. Boye network. In this blog, Jeff Cram explains how he makes use of the network … Continue reading The value of a network: An advisory board of smart friends

Enterprise messaging – an integrated part of work

Was enterprise messaging a big topic in your organisation in 2016? WhatsApp and other alternatives are increasingly being used in many organisations and our members at T-Systems Multimedia Solutions in Germany recently published a whitepaper on the topic which includes a case study from Airbus, an expert interview with me, tool comparisons and much more. Based … Continue reading Enterprise messaging – an integrated part of work