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Happy Holidays from Hub Designs!

A holiday greeting from Dan Power and Hub Designs

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Gratitude

With Gratitude

It’s become a bit of a tradition at Hub Designs and on this blog to reflect on what I’m grateful for on Thanksgiving Day (see our 2007 and 2009 entries). This year, I’ve got to start with my wife Mary. No entrepreneur has ever had a wife more supportive and understanding than she has been […]

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Confessions of a Social Networker

I’ve been writing for Information Management magazine for two years now, and my latest column “Confessions of an Active Social Networker” is available at http://www.information-management.com/issues/20_2/confessions-of-an-active-social-networker-10017314-1.html. It tells the story of how I’ve used blogging, LinkedIn, Facebook and Twitter in my professional life over the past few years, and gives some tips on how people can apply […]

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With Gratitude

I’ve been getting a number of “Happy Thanksgiving” e-mails today, and they’re very nice. But they’ve prompted me to think about all of the things I have that I need to grateful for, as this year starts to winds to a close. First, my family. It’s hard having an entrepreneur as a husband and father. […]

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D&D Computers One, Best Buy Zero

I had a laptop “near death experience” over the past few days.  It actually started on Saturday (which was Halloween).  So I guess that makes this a “Halloween Hard Drive Horror Show”. First, my Sony Vaio, which I’ve had for two years, got a little wobbly.  Windows Vista wanted to run the dreaded CHKDSK utility. […]

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Building a Next Generation Business using AIA

This afternoon at Oracle OpenWorld, I attended a great session led by Darrin Pohlman, Enterprise Architect at LexisNexis and MK Rizwan from Infosys. They talked about the enterprise transformation program at LexisNexis, and the strategic use of technology to enable and drive that transformation effort. MK started by pointing out the constraints of the single, global instance […]

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“Just Call Oracle”

Oracle showed a funny video today in Thomas Kurian’s keynote address on Day 2 of Oracle OpenWorld. Using a fictional company with lots of systems and applications issues, Thomas walked everyone through how Oracle would solve a lot of those problems. There were some great customer cameos from companies like Ingersoll-Rand and Office Depot. It […]

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digg this | del.icio.us | Reddit | Stumble It! I wanted to let you know that the easiest way to stay current with the Hub Designs blog is via Really Simple Syndication (RSS).  Under the “About” section on the left, click on the RSS icon or the “Subscribe to our feed” link.  Then, in the […]

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To Our Readers – Thank You and Happy Holidays!

digg this | del.icio.us | Reddit | Stumble It! A sincere “thank you” to everyone who reads this blog. We just had our best day, week and month ever – all on the same day, thanks to you. Happy Holidays to everyone, and have a prosperous and healthy New Year!

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With Gratitude

digg this | del.icio.us | Reddit | Stumble It! There are many challenges in starting a new consulting company, and in being in a fast-growing space like Master Data Management.  But there are many rewards as well. Rewards like our great clients, and our wonderful team members – Tim, Gaurav, Eric and you-know-who! I’ve been […]

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