Technology

2017 Maven Wave Customer Summit Recap

2018-08-28T09:27:14+00:00October 10, 2017|Categories: Digital Transformation, Fusion Blog|Tags: , |

Maven Wave recently hosted our 2017 Customer Summit, in which leaders from many of our customers came together to learn, build a network of peers, and discuss today’s digital enterprise. With a theme of “the art of the possible”, the 2017 Maven Wave Customer Summit presented a comprehensive and ambitious view into the latest [...]

Tapping IoT to Improve Marketing, Logistics, and Data

2018-08-27T09:09:49+00:00July 17, 2017|Categories: Data & Analytics, Fusion Blog|Tags: , , , , , |

IoT The Internet of Things (IoT) has made a huge impact across many industries in recent years. The ability to collect real-time analytics from dispersed machines and devices has opened up a whole new world of opportunity. IoT is a connection of devices that capture data; this collection of data allows organizations to increase efficiency and [...]

July 2017: The Trading Show and FOW Trading Show Chicago

2018-09-13T16:38:35+00:00July 10, 2017|Categories: Fusion Blog|Tags: , , , , , |

Source: The Wallpaper Cave As spring turns to summer, there is a flurry of activity as industry trade shows take advantage of the nice weather before calendars become cluttered with vacation time and business winds down to the languid pace of the warm weather months. In Chicago, Terrapinn’s “The Trading Show” and [...]

Bio-IT World Wrap Up: The Intersection of Cloud, Data, Knowledge, and Analytics

2018-08-27T09:11:21+00:00July 10, 2017|Categories: Cloud & Machine Learning, Data & Analytics, Fusion Blog|Tags: , , , |

Maven Wave recently attended and sponsored the 15th annual Bio-IT World Conference in Boston. The conference brought together over 3,400 attendees from across the world to share best practices, innovation initiatives, and digital journeys within the pharmaceutical industry.This year, Bio-IT World focused on topics such as cloud computing, data integration, knowledge management, and informatics— the essential components [...]

Digital Transformation is Business Transformation

2018-08-27T09:19:36+00:00May 11, 2017|Categories: Digital Transformation, Fusion Blog, Innovation Posts|Tags: , , |

Maven Wave attended and sponsored the 2017 Forrester Digital Transformation conference in Chicago this week. The event brought together business leaders and technology innovators to collaborate on the re-invention of products, processes, technologies and cultures through digital transformation. The event focused on how to increase efficiency and agility with operational excellence, while [...]

Ready for Take-Off: Blockchain Adoption in Financial Services

2018-08-27T09:07:23+00:00May 1, 2017|Categories: Digital Transformation, Fusion Blog|Tags: , , , , |

No technology has captured the public's imagination over the past couple of years more than blockchain. While the roots of the technology can be traced back to the ‘90s, the actual implementation of the concepts of a distributed ledger began to take flight with the introduction of bitcoin in 2009. While bitcoin attained something of [...]

Reach Your Sales Goals Faster

2018-08-27T09:21:16+00:00February 28, 2017|Categories: Data & Analytics, Fusion Blog|Tags: , , , , , , |

Sales territory management is a crucial element to a successful sales strategy. Without a doubt, one of the main goals sales teams strive for is meeting a revenue target— lacking an effective sales territory plan hinders sales teams from reaching those targets. More often than not, sales teams run into several pain points, resulting [...]

The Millennials of Maven Wave

2017-09-01T10:46:54+00:00October 5, 2016|Categories: Fusion Blog, Working at Maven Wave|Tags: , , , , |

Today, Millennials represent the largest segment within the working class. With 1/3 of the workforce consisting of Millennials, society has attached numerous titles to this generation ranging from "digital natives" to "lazy and entitled." As discussed in our previous installments, it's vital for the enterprise to adapt to a Millennial-friendly culture to stay ahead of the [...]

Millennials Part 2: How to Adapt to a New Way to Work

2017-09-01T10:48:27+00:00July 25, 2016|Categories: Digital Transformation, Fusion Blog, Innovation Posts|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

As we discussed in our first blog post, Millennials are rapidly influencing the enterprise during this age of digital transformation. While Millennials are significant assets, companies must redefine their cultural structure to retain these individuals. Research shows that one of the biggest challenges chief executives are faced with is appealing to and retaining Millennials. [...]

Getting to the New Normal – Financial Services in the Millennial Age

2017-09-01T10:48:50+00:00July 21, 2016|Categories: Digital Transformation, Fusion Blog|Tags: , , , , |

Love them or hate them, Millennials are poised to dramatically change the world of financial services - and in many cases the change has already begun. What makes this group, the largest generation in the history of the U.S. and the world, unique and how are some companies adapting to meet their needs? Much has [...]

Millennials: Reshaping Corporate Culture

2017-09-01T10:49:20+00:00July 6, 2016|Categories: Digital Transformation, Fusion Blog|Tags: , , , , , , , |

Millennials are redefining the workplace standards with a contrasting outlook on technology and culture, resulting in a recent transformation in the enterprise. Upper management may sometimes pose the question, “why should we adopt to the Millennial culture?” Transitioning to a Millennial-friendly culture can be challenging, however it is a change that will lead to competitive [...]

Techweek 2016: Entrepreneurs Keep It Interesting, Fintech Topics Fall Flat

2018-03-21T07:53:41+00:00June 27, 2016|Categories: Fusion Blog|Tags: , , , , , |

Last week was Techweek in Chicago and the landscape was thick with bearded hipsters (just kidding: it was mostly young, clean-cut Midwesterners). The event is a big, sprawling affair with job fairs, tech forums, and panel sessions spread out over five days and numerous locations, with the Merchandise Mart at the beating heart of the [...]