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In a March 2014 article for the Wall Street Journal, Suzanne Vranica shared the results of a study that suggested the average tenure of a CMO was on the rise — improving from just 23 months in 2006 to more than 45 months in 2013. And less than a year later, Forrester predicted an even […]

Once again, we’re excited to bring you the Emerging Tech Roundup, a new podcast series launched in partnership with Boston-based Blue Hill Research. Each month, my co-host James Haight and I will be joined by industry experts and thought leaders shaping the future of business through emerging technology (see our last episode here). We’ll discuss where technology is headed […]

Do contrarians shape the world? I believe the case can be made that Steve Jobs, Galileo Galilei, Leonardo da Vinci, and many others were contrarians at some point in their lives (maybe their entire lives). Their views were contrary to the everyday thinking but ultimately changed the lives of everyone around them. Peter Thiel, PayPal […]

  We’re excited to bring you The Emerging Tech Roundup, a new podcast series launched in partnership with Boston-based Blue Hill Research. Each month, my co-host James Haight and I will be joined by industry experts and thought leaders shaping the future of business through emerging technology. We’ll discuss where technology is headed and how it impacts businesses […]

Understanding the shifts in technology and the direct impact to consumer behavior should be on the minds of any entrepreneur whether large or small. At OpenView, we are obsessed with constantly educating ourselves on technology trends, and that led us to a presentation from  Scott Galloway, Clinical Professor of Marketing at NYU Stern and L2 founder, at the […]

By this point, the Internet of Things — or Machine-to-Machine Communications, or the Internet of Everything, or, simply, “IoT” — is a term most people are familiar with. Defined as a system where items in the physical world, and sensors within these items, are connected to the internet, you may wonder why IoT has only in […]

Up to this point, desktop virtualization has struggled to gain traction, but with new technology and increasing demand, that outlook may be changing. In fact, it could be the next big thing. It’s been a month since I started as an intern here at OpenView. Just one month in, and I’ve already seen and learned […]