Amazon.com might have started off selling books through the mail, but its founder, Jeff Bezos, had bigger plans. Read how the company transformed the retail industry, changing the way we shop and read.
Google executives Eric Schmidt and Jared Cohen offer insight into what awaits people, states, and businesses in the coming decades and analysis of how our hyper-connected world will look. Topics include whether technology will make terrorism easier to carry out, the relationship between privacy and security, and what we might have to give up to be part of the new digital age.
Follow Enron's rise from obscurity to the top of the business world -- and its subsequent disastrous demise -- told by Fortune editors whose investigative articles caused Enron's house of cards to crumble.
Read the story of how a loosely assembled group of hackers scattered across the globe formed a new insurgency, grabbed headlines, and were ultimately taken down. This book delves into the insurgency movement and its implications for the future of computer security.
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Social is a Business ImperativeThe use of social media for a host of business purposes is rising. Indeed, social is quickly moving from cutting edge to business basic. Organizations that have so far ignored social - either because they thought it was a passing fad or just didnít have the resources to properly evaluate potential use cases and products - must start giving it serious consideration.
Social is a Business ImperativeSocial media is critical in the age of digital business. How can IT help? First, work with the marketing team to set up social networking programs on Facebook, Twitter, and LinkedIn, at minimum. Then work to put social media sentiment analytics in place to measure success.
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