Share Facebook Twitter Google + LinkedIn Pinterest Frost Arrived as Harvest ContinuedTemperatures continued to cool down as frost appeared throughout much of the State last week according to Cheryl Turner, State Statistician, USDA NASS, Ohio Field Office. There were 5.1 days suitable for fieldwork in Ohio during the week ending October 21. The rain held off again this week and soils continued to dry out to adequate levels. Corn harvest continued to outpace the 5-year average. Soybean harvest moved ahead 15 percentage points, but lagged behind the 5-year average. The frost on the 18th and 19th signaled the end of the growing season for many. Corn condition increased slightly from 82 percent rated good to excellent condition last week to 83 percent this week. Soybean condition remained the same at 79 percent rated in good to excellent condition last week and this week. Other late season fieldwork included installing drain tile, fall tillage, and cutting and baling hay. Winter wheat planting and emergence continued slightly behind the 5-year pace. The average moisture content of corn harvested last week was 18 percent and the average for soybeans was 14 percent.Click here to read the full report.
IT project failure expert Michael Krigsman shared some thoughts on social CRM adoption at Dreamforce last December. Krigsman has posted a video from Dreamforce and added some thoughts.Frankly, I’m surprised there are enough companies that have tried and failed to adopt social CRM that anyone can deduce any trends yet. It’s still such a new technology/strategy. But Krigsman’s advice is good. It may seem obvious, but the problems he mentions are exactly the ones that trip projects up. Cognitive Automation is the Immediate Future of… Krigsman cites three reasons that social CRM projects typically fail:Poor strategyOver-focus on technologyMinimizing cultureKrigsman concludes with some common sense advice:WIFM – “what’s in it for me” — is key to encouraging user adoption of any social business software. Help users engage quickly and often, by finding ways for them to gain tangible value fast. Users adopt new software when they experience delight and benefit, which is an incredibly powerful combination.It’s probably worth mentioning Ray Wang’s tips for avoiding social CRM failure as well.Photo by kioan klint finley Massive Non-Desk Workforce is an Opportunity fo… 3 Areas of Your Business that Need Tech Now IT + Project Management: A Love Affair Related Posts Tags:#enterprise#Products read more
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