Manas Kumar, Thinking out Loud

my thoughts & visions for technology

Posts Tagged ‘business in 2009

2009 Technology Trend Spotting

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I’ve been thinking. I recently came across a news release on CNN Money predicting the 4 major technology winners of 2009. This is what they named as the 4 technological winners in 2009

  1. Netbooks
  2. Cloud Computing
  3. Virtualisation
  4. Improved Broadband

While Ihave given you a very generalised view of what CNN Money put out in its press release, I have come up with a slight variaiton in the original news release about the prediction. Read the rest of this entry »


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December 21, 2008 at 12:06 pm

A CEO’s changelog for 2009 – Top 10 priorities

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2009 will be a great year for technology and technology related solutions.

Despite the current economic turmoil I feel very positive about how business is going to be in 2009. However, it will take a certain breed of leadership to rise up and take companies through this economic restructure. While everyone is talking about cutting costs, most are doing so at an employee level – even though, as a rule of thumb it should only be 18% of their overall expenses; businesses are quick to cut jobs at the first chance they get.

As a CEO, what is most important to you? Success? Growth? Profit Margin? Turnover? What? Read the rest of this entry »

Written by manaskumar

December 21, 2008 at 4:50 am