Summary: DigitalNOW is an original business and technology podcast by Logic20/20. In each episode, host Matt Trouville interviews a new expert to learn about industry trends, fascinating new tech, shifting customer expectations, and the steps every business can take to stay ahead.
On this episode of DigitalNOW, we are joined by Marc Tausend, a Manager in our Strategy and Operations practice here at Logic20/20. He provides an overview on the current demand for consultants, the out of the box thinking he's using when it comes to searching for talent, and what traits we are looking for in a successful consultant. He also provides some real life examples of different careers paths our employees have taken to find success in the consulting industry. Whether you're new to consulting and looking for ways to break into this industry, an experienced consultant looking to elevate your career, or someone who is looking to add new consultants to their team, you won't want to miss this episode.
In this episode of Digital Now, our host Matt Trouville is joined by Data Privacy Expert, Evan Alkhas, and Digital Marketing Expert Eric Nelson. They discuss the role of Data Privacy in Marketing and touch on some areas to watch, the ever-changing data privacy landscape, and how marketers can adapt to the latest regulations. They also give some real life examples of how data privacy fines are impacting various organizations and even countries. This spirals into a discussion about the country of Luxembourg, so whether you're interested in data privacy, digital marketing, or fun facts about Luxembourg, you'll love this podcast.
What is Domain Driven Design? Domain-driven design (DDD) is a software design approach focusing on modelling software to match a domain according to input from that domain's experts. In this episode of DigitalNOW, data expert Mick Wagner sits down to interview Director and Architecture Practice Lead, Ilya Tsapin about what DDD is and how this approach is different from anything else. They'll also chat about how DDD can help your business, when it makes sense to apply this approach, and some real-world examples. Want to learn more about our Digital Transformation services at Logic20/20? Check out our page: https://www.logic2020.com/services/digital-transformation
In this episode of DigitalNOW, Logic20/20's William Jolly joins Matt to talk about the value of legacy systems as well as some of the risks associated with keeping it. If you would like to learn more about Legacy Applications, check out this article: https://www.logic2020.com/insight/modernize-legacy-applications-and-it-infrastructure
In this episode of DigitalNOW, Logic20/20's Mick Wagner joins Matt to talk about data-driven decision making and how to make sure that you're getting the best ROI on your data investments. If you would like to learn more about our data analytics services at Logic20/20, visit our page here: https://www.logic2020.com/data-strategy
In this episode of DigitalNOW, Logic20/20's CEO Christian O'Meara joins Matt to talk about the importance of culture in the workplace, how to maintain personal connections at work through a pandemic, and how their past experience in sports has benefited their professional lives. If you would like to learn more about our culture at Logic20/20, visit our page here: https://www.logic2020.com/careers/life-at-logic
In this episode of DigitalNOW, Tennille Gruman joins Matt to talk about the benefits of change management, clear up some misconceptions about the process, and what its future may look like. If you would like to learn more about our change management solutions, visit our page here: https://www.logic2020.com/change-management.
In this episode of DigitalNOW, Anna Emmett joins us to talk about the pain points of enabling business outcomes through the use of tools, how to get the most out of your investments with these tools, and the model-sharing framework. Anna is a Solutions Architect who has been working in Systems and Business Analysis since 2007. She's also worked as a Program Manager and Systems Analyst Lead in our Digital Transformation practice.
In this episode of DigitalNOW, Alexis Greenwood joins us to talk about Salesforce, and their single view of the customer. She shares what exactly "single view of the customer" means, what pain points we have seen that have led our clients to this solutions, and the main business outcomes you can see. If you would like to learn more about our Salesforce solutions, visit our page here: https://www.logic2020.com/salesforce. Alexis is a Manager in our Digital Transformation practice who is focused on offerings development and innovation. She is currently the Salesforce Offering Lead, and has worked to on engagements and offerings leveraging Salesforce. She also manages our Salesforce partnership.
Thanks to advancements in machine learning, companies are now using this application of artificial intelligence to change the world. And right now, we could all use a little more good in the world. This tool can help us quickly find patterns, predict outcomes, and prevent crisis. Some of the ways it's currently being used is to prevent wildfires, predict natural disasters, or even predict which students are at the highest risk of dropping out of school. In this episode of DigitalNOW, we're joined by Logic20/20 Lead Product Manager, David Williams. He explains more about what machine learning is, what technologies people are using, and how various organizations are using machine learning for good. David Williams is a Lead Product Manager in our Digital Transformation practice at Logic20/20. Since receiving a Master of Science from the University of Denver, he has spent the last 11+ years working in product management roles across industries. David took a specific interest in machine learning after seeing the benefits his past company saw when manufacturing various software applications.
Supply chain resilience is the supply chain's ability to be prepared for unexpected risk events, responding and recovering quickly to potential disruptions to return to its original situation or a more desirable state. There was no greater unexpected risk-event in recent years than the COVID-19 pandemic. COVID is unique in that supply was disrupted across the globe and caused major shifts in demand. In this episode, we're joined by Logic20/20 consultant, and supply chain expert, Elaine Cao. She explains what it means to be supply chain resilient, how to mitigate risk, and the major trends companies are seeing as they aim to be more flexible. She also speaks to how COVID has impacted supply chains across the globe and across industries. This could be everything from food supply, to the crazy toilet paper shortages we've been experiencing this past year. Elaine Cao is an experienced business leader with experience in identifying market opportunities, creating meaningful solutions, and delivering bottom-line impact. She has spent the last 18 years of her career working in supply chain in operations, and has a personal and professional interest in supply chain management. Elaine has a Masters in Engineering Logistics and Supply Chain Management from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology.
Matt sits down with Digital Marketing guru, Director Eric Nelson, to discuss Digital Transformation in the marketing space. Eric discusses what he's seeing in the market right now, the interactive relationship between organization and consumer, personalization and targeting, and data governance. Also, have you ever talked with your friend about a product and then seen it in an Instagram ad two seconds later? Eric teaches Matt why marketing can sometimes come off as creepy and how to avoid it. Don't miss episode 3!
Automation... what is it? Is it a robot? Is it software? What exactly does it look like? If businesses are to stay competitive in the new year, speed their time to market, and reduce costs, automation is a critical part of any strategy. In this episode, we're joined by Logic20/20 manager, and automation expert, Amit Unadkat. He discusses various AI technologies, the current disruption to the market, and the top automation trends for 2021.
In this episode, we're joined by Logic20/20's Director of Visual Analytics, Nick Kelly. He discusses more about data, data literacy, and building a data driven culture. He dives into how current events have affected our working environments and the biggest trends for 2021.