VRM Day the Monday before IIW

6 May 2013 is VRM Day in Silicon Valley, California, the day before IIW.

Are you in charge of what you buy, or is it vice versa?

That’s the question of the day, at least for me.
Toward being in charge of what you buy, we have Buyosphere, which is a VRM company. I know that, because Tara Hunt runs it and has been working from the start to imbue it with VRM ideals.
Toward what y…

Let’s all be spotted hawks

OwnerIQ sez,

This video explains what they mean.
Compare those people and the way they define themselves—as products (a BMW, an iPad)—to the way Walt Whitman defined himself, just before Industry won the Industrial Revolution:
I know I am solid …

Personal RFP

Terry Heaton just pointed me to this post by Seth Godin. A couple paragraphs:
Any wasting asset–a restaurant table, a seat at a conference, a wasting box of fish–can be efficiently used instead of wasted if we use technology to identify and coordin…