Posts by Barry Castle
Focus on What Matters
If you’re like me - days filled with meetings and small fires to extinguish - it’s often evening when you’re finally able to work through your backlog of emails and news. It’s happened more than once that I missed something important and learned of it too late to do anything about it, and I bet I’m not alone.
The Most Respected Brand in Journalism Joins Symphony
Peggy Noonan. Lawrence Strauss. Gerard Baker. These are the names that join me for my morning coffee, are the talk of my favorite radio hosts and find their way into my dinner conversation. Journalists like these lead our society’s discourse - and often, help me form my own thinking. And I bet I’m not alone. What do they have in common? They write for Dow Jones.
The Next Step for Capital Markets
A few weeks ago, Symphony partnered with Tabb Group on a white paper. Terry Roche, the Head of FinTech Research, summarizes their findings:
Symphony for iPhone is Here - Finally, a BYOD Solution that Works!
Admit it: you use your business device for non-work, and your personal device in business. You aren’t alone. This shift towards BYOD is here to stay - Gartner predicts by the end of 2017, half of employers will require employees to use their own devices for company work. (BYOD = Bring Your Own Device for the uninitiated.)