Topic: Business Strategy

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Rise of the App Ecosystem (Part 2)

November 2, 2017

  • Nelson Taruc Nelson Taruc

In a previous article, our design team explored an emerging problem facing many companies trying to build a truly mobile workforce: An overload of apps results in a disjointed user experience, which leaves many employees frustrated with the company-given tools that were supposed to make their lives easier. Fortunately, there is a solution: More companies...


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Business Strategy

Rise of the App Ecosystem (Part 1)

October 24, 2017

  • Nelson Taruc Nelson Taruc

A fellow designer and I were sitting in a restaurant last December, listening to a user clearly frustrated about the apps on his tablet. “It’s just overwhelming,” he explained, as he swiped through page after page of apps required by his company to do his job. “I can’t even log into some of these apps...


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AppMinute

EchoPark & Rockar: A Comparison of Mobile Apps in Retail

August 12, 2015

  • Trey Dimond Trey Dimond

“The death of the slimy, sexist car salesmen” by auto journalist Erin Baker details the inevitable shift in the auto industry away from slow-paced, retail-based journey to an online-centered and quick-paced retail experience. Baker examines both sales tactics and gender discrepancies as a starting point to talk about a fundamental customer pain point: they don’t trust...


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AppMinute

The Internet of Things and Business: a Primer

August 10, 2015

  • admin

The Internet of Things isn’t just about things, it’s about systems. All technology produces data. Align that data, and you have a system that allows you to make intelligent decisions for your business. In the past, we’ve studied some examples of the internet of systems, and learned what’s possible for organizations in the near future....


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Competitive Analysis and Enterprise Mobility: a Gameplan P.2

August 4, 2015

  • Andrew Keener Andrew Keener

This blog post was adapted from an article by Lextech Product Owner Andrew Keener. He blogs at Keenerstrategy.com. This is part two of a two-part series on competitive analysis and mobile strategy. Read part one here. Now that it is obvious why Porter’s Five Forces are important for setting a company’s strategy, it is important...


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AppMinute

Competitive Analysis and Enterprise Mobility: A Gameplan

July 31, 2015

  • Andrew Keener Andrew Keener

This blog post was adapted from an article by Lextech Product Owner Andrew Keener. He blogs at Keenerstrategy.com. Having a competitive analysis is key when stepping into a market. It helps you understand why you are unique and allows you to create a strong value proposition. Michael Porter’s Five Competitive Forces are essential elements that strategists...


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AppMinute

Why “What makes a good mobile app?” is only half the question

July 24, 2015

  • Alex Bratton

The right apps significantly move the needle for an organization by solving the right problems. They generate large revenue growth or cost savings opportunities. They do this through a delightful user experience that empower users and transforms the way they work. Enterprise Innovation (EI) recently published “What makes a good mobile app?” which walks through...


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AppMinute

Mobile Strategy Workshop Uncovers Big Opportunities

July 24, 2015

  • Adrienne Szewczyk

“The process greatly exceeded my expectations. One of the apps reduced the time a key process took by over 60% and another by 96%! The apps identified delivered significant returns due to the strong foundation created through the process.” – Kevin Glynn, CIO Are Apps Transforming Your Business? Mobile strategy is a priority for CIOs....


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Business Strategy

Mobile Strategy Key to Auto Retail Employee Retention

July 8, 2015

  • Trey Dimond Trey Dimond

Developing a high quality workforce in the automotive industry is no easy task. Auto retail employee retention is poor. With some of the highest turnover rates across all vertical markets, it seems inevitable that turnover will continue to be an issue for the foreseeable future. What the Challenges Are Today being a car sales consultant...


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Business Strategy

Why Mobile Apps are Mission Critical for Business

May 29, 2015

  • Jessica Smith

John McGill, Lextech VP of Business Development, recently sat down with CDW, the multinational IT solutions company, to talk about why mobile apps are mission critical for business.  They discussed many things, but the main theme focused on the fact that mobile is a mission critical business component, not just an ad hoc tool. Click...


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