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Heroes Now Will Reap Returns Next Year | Tinder on Customers

January 20, 2021
"Tinder on Customers" is the monthly podcast series featuring Bob Evans in conversation with Bonnie Tinder. Bonnie is the founder and CEO of Raven Intel, an independent B2B peer review site that’s amplifying the voice of the customer. She focuses on software customers, consulting partners and software vendors, and helps identify the best partners for
Google Cloud CEO Thomas Kurian

A Chat with Google Cloud CEO Thomas Kurian | CEO Cloud Outlook 2021

January 19, 2021
Google Cloud's Thomas Kurian, CEO of the world's hottest major cloud vendor, shares his insights on the impact the cloud will have on business in 2021, the new priorities for CEOs in these turbulent times, and about 10 examples of customers reimagining their businesses for fun and profit in the digital age. In his 2

Exclusive Interview with Microsoft Exec VP Scott Guthrie | CEO Cloud Outlook 2021

January 14, 2021
The head of Microsoft Cloud and AI, executive VP Scott Guthrie, shared with the Cloud Wars audience some thoughts on the impact of "digital tech intensity" and how it has helped businesses be more resilient, adaptive and successful through tumultuous 2020 and into 2021. Guthrie shares some customer examples and offers his thoughts on why
Workday CEO Aneel Bhusri

Aneel Bhusri Unplugged | CEO Cloud Outlook 2021

January 14, 2021
On a Zoom call late last year, Workday co-founder and co-CEO Aneel Bhusri shared with Bob some compelling thoughts about the rise of a new corporate soul and perspective, the need for CEOs in every industry to put more focus on employee health and well-being, and what his current "Pied Piper" top priority is within
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Are You Funding #1 Competitor: Amazon? | Ammirati on Innovation

January 11, 2021
Each month, “Ammirati on Innovation” episodes will look at ways that the disruptive-startup mentality is spreading beyond young entrepreneurs to big established corporations. Serial entrepreneur, venture capitalist and Carnegie Mellon B-school professor Sean Ammirati, who sits at the intersection of these high-change dynamics, provides insight. Episode 20 The Big Themes: Wall Street/Main Street: The software
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The Process Revolution: Reimagining AI-Powered Business | Uphoff on Industry

January 6, 2021
Each month, Tony Uphoff, visionary CEO of Thomasnet.com, joins Cloud Wars Live for a recurring segment. “Uphoff on Industry” will explore the innovations, upheavals, and breakthroughs reshaping the the world of manufacturing and industrial markets. Join Tony and me as we discuss disruptive new trends in the digital-industrial world. Today, we discuss the latest in
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Fender’s Fabulous Reimagination | Lochhead on Different

December 22, 2020
Each month, “Lochhead on Different” episodes explore the need to differentiate people, products, and services in a world that encourages a lot of imitation. Christopher Lochhead is a best-selling author, top podcaster, and former tech-industry CMO. Today, we talk about heroes in 2020.  Episode 17 The Big Themes: The end of Silicon Valley: Elon Musk
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Rise of the Digitally Strategic CIO | Sadin on Digital

December 21, 2020
“Sadin on Digital” episodes explore the fast-changing and high-stakes world of digital business. Wayne Sadin and I focus in particular on what CEOs and boards must do to lead their companies successfully into the Digital Age. Today, we discuss strategic planning, cloud-native ERP, 5G, and CIOs. Episode 21 The Big Themes: Strategic planning: Strategic planning
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Wooly Mammoths with 2 Legs in Tar Pit | Anschuetz on Leadership

December 16, 2020
Each month, “Anschuetz on Leadership” episodes will look at unique ways that business can approach leadership. Christian Anschuetz is an adventurer, explorer, entrepreneur, United States Marine Corps Captain (not on active duty), and highly inspirational leader. He's been the CIO of one of the world's largest advertising firms, CDO of a global safety and supply-chain
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Apple Jumping into Cloud Business? | Ammirati on Innovation

December 14, 2020
Each month, “Ammirati on Innovation” episodes will look at ways that the disruptive-startup mentality is spreading beyond young entrepreneurs to big established corporations. Serial entrepreneur, venture capitalist and Carnegie Mellon B-school professor Sean Ammirati, who sits at the intersection of these high-change dynamics, provides insight. Episode 19 The Big Themes: Apple and a thousand Intel