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SLA 2010 – Hot and Cold

IMG_3050 Now that the heat in New York City rivals the heat we experienced in New Orleans a few weeks ago I thought I’d write a post about the SLA conference.  Although it […]

By |July 9th, 2010|Alacra, Events and Conferences, Posts|

Alacra Pulse named SIIA CODiE finalist

Siia logo Alacra Pulse has been named a finalist in three categories for the upcoming CODiE Awards, sponsored by the Software & Information Industry Association. The categories are:


By |December 8th, 2009|Alacra, Events and Conferences, Posts|

Digital promiscuity is due to lack of switching costs

I was sorry to have missed the Web 2.0 Summit this year. Over the weekend I watched a couple of the session videos.  The panel discussion titled Whither Journalism, led by John Battelle with Robert […]

SLA 2009 Wrap-Up

Sla 2009 SLA09 045I just returned from the Centennial Special Libraries Association (SLA) Conference which was held in Washington DC.  The two […]

By |June 18th, 2009|Alacra, Events and Conferences, Posts|

SLA 2009, Washington, DC

Sla100logo A bunch of people have recently asked me “have you given up on blogging?”  I answer no, but recently I’ve had neither the time nor anything important to say that I couldn’t […]

By |June 12th, 2009|Alacra, Events and Conferences, Posts|

Alacra Street Pulse Named Content Showcase Favorite at CODiE Awards

CODIES2009 Earlier this month, Alacra Street Pulse was awarded the Content Showcase Favorite award at the SIIA CODiE Awards, held in conjunction with the Software & Information Industry […]

By |May 28th, 2009|Alacra, Events and Conferences, Information Industry, Posts|

Street Pulse Named CODiE Award Finalist

Alacralogosmall We're honored that our newest application, Street Pulse, has been named a finalist in the 2009 CODiE Awards in the category of Best Content Aggregation Service. The CODiEs, sponsored […]

By |March 16th, 2009|Alacra, Events and Conferences, Internet and Technology, Posts, Web/Tech|

SIIA Information Industry Summit Starts Today

SIIA_Logo_blue SIIA Previews kicks off at 1:00, followed by two days at Cipriani 42nd Street.  Keynote speakers include Marjorie Scardino of Pearson and Henry Blodgett of Silicon Alley Insider.  […]

By |January 26th, 2009|Alacra, Events and Conferences, Posts|

2009: Bigger Changes in Sell-Side Research Coming

Hindsight is 20-20, but I still wanted to go back to a post and research report from 2006 titled Saving Sell-Side Research.  The report started like this:

By |January 11th, 2009|Business & Finance, Events and Conferences, Posts|

Not Bad is the New Great

Jegi What do private equity guys and media men do when there are no deals to be done?  They go to conferences!  Yesterday was the annual JEGI Growth Conference put on […]

By |November 14th, 2008|Business & Finance, Events and Conferences, Posts|