Shaping the data strategy for cooperatives

Shaping the data strategy for cooperatives

I recently contributed to the Co-ops customer data strategy. Cooperatives as a business model are really interesting for a world where trust in institutions is declining. Wikipedia defines cooperatives as: “A cooperative is a legal entity owned and democratically controlled by its members. Members often have a close association with the enterprise as producers or…

Why the “Things” in IoT should be replaced with “People”

Why the “Things” in IoT should be replaced with “People”

IoT is causing fear among consumers according to research from MEF published in Readwrite: “Could massive consumer fear kill IoT?”. Here’s a snippet: The study revealed the broad sentiment of consumers who are being spooked by fears that connected devices are lacking in oversight in privacy, security and general transparency. And with Gartner anticipating $1.9…