ABM Manufacturing Business Case Competition
May15

ABM Manufacturing Business Case Competition

Acme Building Materials (ABM) Manufacturing is the first Business Case Competition sponsored by the Strategy & Enterprise Architecture Society (SEAS).  The SEAS’ Advisory Board is excited to bring this case study to all members and to run the competition to inspire thought leadership and generate great ideas to solve ABM’s ailments. Why should you participate? The ultimate prize will be a professionally produced publication crediting the finalists on Apple’s iBookstore.  This publication will be made available for free download and all the costs associated with its publication will be borne by SEAS. Why is SEAS doing this? This initiative enable SEAS to execute on its primary objectives: Improve members’ knowledge and careers.  The intellectual exchange to solve the business case and professional networks that result from the exchange are two fundamental components that help our members grow professionally. How do I get the Case Study? You can download your FREE copy of the case study here. How do I participate? All the Guidelines required for you to participate are available in the Case Study.  And you will also need to join the subgroup “SEAS – Business Case Competition” click here to go to the subgroup. We wish you the best of luck with the competition. The SEAS’ Advisory Board...

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ID World Americas Awards extended to SEAS’ Members
May08

ID World Americas Awards extended to SEAS’ Members

The Strategy & Enterprise Architecture Society is excited to work with Wise Media and extend the ID WORLD Americas Awards nomination to society members.  As part of our focus on improving members’ professional network and careers we look for opportunities to help expose our members to different awards around the globe. SEAS’ leadership team encourages all members in the Americas working in Innovation and Strategy related to ID/Wireless technology to submit for this prestigous award.  Following are the details from Wise Media: ID WORLD Americas Awards (September 27th), on the occasion of ID WORLD Rio de Janeiro (September 26-27) Nominations are being accepted for the ID People Americas Awards 2013, the prestigious recognition of the important contribution made by the thought leaders, innovators and pioneering adopters that drive the development of auto ID and wireless technology in the North, Central and South American region. The ID PEOPLE Americas Awards are presented each year by ID People Magazine, one of the ID Community Publications, which are the official media of ID WORLD Rio de Janeiro. The awards are assigned to outstanding members of the ID Revolution Community from the North, Central and South American region who have distinguished themselves during the last 12 months in the areas of citizen ID, transportation security and asset tracking, as well as developments in postal innovation and identity and tracking solutions in healthcare. Nominate your candidate online by June 3, 2013: http://www.id-world-magazine.com/form/?page_id=44 We invite you to save the date in your agenda, so you can join us to honor this year’s winners at the ID PEOPLE Americas Awards ceremony on September 27, 2013 at 18:00 in the conference hall at the Windsor Atlântica Hotel. Participation is open to all. We look forward to seeing you there. ID People Awards Team On...

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Overcoming Enterprise Architecture’s Drag Effect
May05

Overcoming Enterprise Architecture’s Drag Effect

As the saying goes, you don’t know what you don’t know! It is easy to theorize and construct elaborate frameworks but making things happen on the ground is always a different story.  This is where pragmatism, or practicality, reins supreme.  In this day and age  your efforts must add value to the organization and move it forward.   Having worked in the field of Strategy & Enterprise Architecture for many years across organizations I have had my fair share of false starts and failures.   Interestingly organizations don’t share their EA successes, after all they know that EA provides a strategic and competitive advantage and they will not give that away.   In this Prezi (presentation) you will find lessons learned from boots on the ground that can help you overcome a number of challenges when setting up and running an EA practice.  I look forward to hear about your successes and failures with EA on LinkedIn, Twitter, and this...

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