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You’ve requested research into the competition or other companies. The competitive intelligence (CI) report you receive answers all the questions for making an informed decision. Your presentation is all ready for the executives in the company....

There is an oft-quoted adage, “Choose a job you love, and you will never have to work a day in your life.” I have had the rare pleasure of living that life for the past 35 years in the field of film and video archives, yet my job is as fresh to me today as it was the first...

For the Marin History Museum, our variation on the old, “What’s black and white and red all over?” riddle reflected a potentially dangerous artifact in our collection. The Museum collection included a unique donation: a canister of silver nitrate film labeled “San Rafael Military Academy 1927–1928.” ...

LibSource recently partnered with DAM technology company Bynder to present a webinar on successful DAM (digital asset management) implementations and how to avoid the most common pitfalls along the way. Our own DAM expert Phil Spiegel and Emily Kolvitz from Bynder were co-presenters. ...

Competitive intelligence (CI) can help companies grow their business by helping them learn more about their competition, their markets and potential clients, but many organizations do not know how to properly do CI....

Although lawyers have traditionally been conservative when it comes to adopting technology, new developments for legal technology coupled with increased competitive pressures are changing that trend. For firms and in-house counsel alike, these technologies are reshaping the legal profession. ...

As of this writing, 40,000 movie screens exist in the United States. Only a tiny fraction of them still show 35mm or 70mm film, the vast majority long-ago converted to digital-only projection. Where once they received an actual print of the film, most of these theaters now receive a hard-drive from the respective studios or distributors. On this hard-drive is...

In the spirit of New Year trends and forecasting, Chase Cost Management has updated our report, In the beginning, there were two, an overview of the legal research/information services landscape. Originally published in 2016, this report accounts for vendor changes and trends we saw in 2017 and what we predict the legal landscape will continue to see as we progress...

Far more cases of sexual harassment are being tried in the court of public opinion recently than at any time I can remember. That we are seeing so many examples of alleged sexual harassment, or past settlements made that are just coming to light, is an unfortunate narrative whose plot should have been changed long ago. ...

It’s a new year, and the possibilities are unfolding daily, with great excitement (trepidation too!) for what may be to come. My first curated collection in 2018 on topics in legal research, technology and other information trends and ideas shows real reason to be optimistic! ...