John Funnel on Ulitzer
Earlier this year one of my staff attended a SYS-CON event and returned to
the office a different person. Revitalised and motivated.
I asked her what happened at the event to warrant such a transformation? What
was her secret? Was it the New York Shopping experience? A business Romance
or was it Devine intervention?
She simply advised me to ‘check out Ulitzer. – Everyone who is anyone is
She was not the first to introduce me to the innovation. Many of my peers had
gone through such noticeable changes, It was like a weight had been lifted
from their shoulders, that they now had a true portal to vent out their
I was instantly intrigued by such recommendations. People, just like me, were
using Ulitzer everywhere. So what had I been fighting against all this time?
What was I avoiding?
Eventually I succumbed to the in... (more)
New Media on Ulitzer
A recent study run by online business networking service www.MeettheBoss.com
shows that executives are spending an extra 11 hours a month online sharing
their professional experiences and learning from their peers.
The survey asked its executive users what direct value they gained from
spending time running blogs, writing tweets and connecting with other
executives on sites such as LinkedIn, Xing, MeettheBoss, Ryze, Facebook,
Ulitzer and Twitter.
The answers revealed that executives proficient with online activities are
spending an average of 11 hours more pe... (more)
The MENA region has lead the way in the global oil and gas industry for some
time now, but has this level of dominance made them complacent? Are they
still in a position to compete with the emerging APAC region?
Well this week leading oil and gas executives from the APAC region met at the
illustrious NG O&G APAC summit at Sentosa to discuss new technology and
innovation which will allow them to close the gap on the Middle East supply.
2009 saw the biggest pullback in oil demand in history and the economic
downturn saw oil consumption drop by 3 million barrels per day (bpd). 2010
The IT world is locked in an ongoing debate over the usefulness of Cloud
Computing; those who believe it directly affects ROI, and those who waver in
its importance and believe there is no sure way to keep data safe within the
Cloud. To help fuel and resolve the debate, the European Financial industry
is assembling in the Netherlands for the FST Summit Europe between the 21 -
This committee of CIO's, CISO's, Heads of Architecture and Compliance have
highlighted cloud computing as a major talking point and are specifically
interested in the pitfalls as well as the b... (more)
It is not very often the words ‘Google’ and ‘energy-saving’ appear in
the same sentence. However, in Portugal last week at the industry-leading
Next Generation Utilities Summit, over 50 European Utility leaders were
presented with the company’s new venture; Google’s ‘PowerMeter’.
Utilities, Power, and Energy have the potential to change the way the world
operates in today’s environment. Saving money and reducig global energy
usage is a familiar occurrence in the media, but there is not enough
accessible information for the consumer on where to start. Posted paper bills
are made ... (more)