Startups and High Tech: A Distinct Advantage, Part 2
March 20, 2014
Hosted by Bonnie D. Graham
Today’s buzz: High-Tech. Today’s lean-and-mean startups have the advantage of being well-positioned to adopt and scale high-tech innovations. But they have to carefully choose which innovations to adopt and which to offer. The experts speak. Ron Wessels, SAP: “Entrepreneurs need to live their passion yet maintain their balance. Beware that entrepreneurs tend to worship their work, work at their play, and play at their worship. This approach is out of balance and will not lead to fulfillment” (R. Wessels with Chuck Swindoll). Dan Somers, Warwick Analytics: “The philosophical problem with ‘big data’ is that it flies in the face of everything we’re told about the environment and recycling… In other words, we need to pinpoint Grandma’s engagement ring rapidly amongst the other junk and recycle the other electrons.” Balaji TT, Saggezza: “It is not the size of data that matters, it is what you do with it!” Join us for Startups and High-Tech: A Distinct Advantage – Part 2.
Startup Focus with Game-Changers, Presented by SAP
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Game-changing technologies are transformational, exciting and disruptive for a reason. They shake up the status quo. They get you thinking about new ways to scale, compete and grow. They move you in amazing new directions.
Take Big Data. In the last few years, Big Data has gone from buzzword du jour to making a significant impact in all facets of our public and private lives. Whether serving-up finely-tuned ads on Social media sites, or delivering better services to residents in cities, the impact and potential of Big Data are just beginning to be realized.
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Startup Focus with Game Changers, presented by SAP, Tuesdays at 9 AM Pacific Time / 12 Noon Eastern Time on the Business Channel.
Bonnie D. Graham
Bonnie D. Graham has been producing and hosting live talk radio since 1998. She is the creator, producer and host of the weekly business talk series, “Coffee Break with Game-Changers, presented by SAP” that debuted in Fall 2011, plus more than two dozen related Game-Changers Radio series also heard on the VoiceAmerica Business Channel.
SAP helps companies of all sizes and industries run simple. From back office to boardroom, warehouse to storefront, operations to finance, SAP empowers people and organizations to work together more efficiently and use business insight more effectively to stay ahead of the competition. We do this by extending the availability of software across on-premise installations, cloud and hybrid deployments, and mobile devices.