For the third time, Lancet Software was named in the Minneapolis St. Paul Business Journal's Fast 50 list with a three year growth rate of 70%! The list recognizes the 50 fastest growing private companies within the Twin Cities area.
Many folks told me they are buckling under the pressure of increasing volumes of data, increasing regulatory requirements, and increasing exposure to data and reports by people across and outside of their organizations.
Getting the right executive sponsor for an enterprise software deployment - and keeping him or her engaged - is one of the most often-repeated bits of advice on this site and on others geared toward IT practitioners.
Panelists discuss how BI can influence healthcare reform and improve the quality, safety and cost-effectiveness of patient care; describe the current state of BI in healthcare and elaborate on the solutions that traditional BI tools could provide to current healthcare challenges.
The elusive data steward. In the wild (also known as the business world), this creature is often referred to as an "applications analyst" or "systems analyst." Laura Madsen suspects that those titles are just a ruse to protect a valuable resource from being commandeered for a large data warehouse project.
Healthcare companies find themselves in some very new territory. The investment in IT that is currently being discussed at a federal level could leave many of them with a challenge. Laura Madsen shares her insights.
Regional and International Expert Speakers Announced for Midwest Healthcare Business Intelligence Summit
Healthcare professionals from across the Midwest are expected to attend the first Midwest Healthcare Business Intelligence (BI) Summit October 27, 2009, to discuss the core challenges and real-world solutions to better manage their organizations.
Healthcare BI Summit names four additional sponsors; MicroStrategy, BeyeNETWORK, Qlik View and Baseline Consulting join Lancet Software to promote using healthcare data to improve business operations and quality of care.
The Midwest Healthcare Business Intelligence Summit is happy to annouce the aquisition of their keynote speaker Jill Dyché, parnter and co-founder of Baseline Consulting. Jill is the author of three books on the business value of IT. Jill's work has been featured in major publications such as Computerworld, Information Week, CIO Magazine, the Wall Street Journal, the Chicago Tribune and Newsweek.com. Register for the Summit by visiting the website!
The first annual Business Intelligence for Healthcare Summit is scheduled for October 27, 2009. If you're interested in attending, speaking or sponsoring at the event please visit the website.
Laura Madsen of Lancet Software offering insights into managing healthcare through Business Intelligence and data warehousing and has started writing a Lancet Blog on related issues.
For the second consecutive year, LancetCard™, created by Lancet Software, has been recognized for its innovation and creativity by Upsize Magazine's annual "Business Builder Award" in the Marketing and Communications Best Practices category.
Lancet Launches the "My Site Stinks" Complete Web Makeover Contest and Is Featured on Fox 9 News
Does your company's website stink? If it does, then you need help! With LancetCard's Complete Web Makeover contest, you'll be able to receive help from experienced web professionals. Just tell us why your website stinks, and you may be awarded a free LancetCard with 40 hours of time, valued at $2,800.
Lancet Software Selected as 2003 Emerging Business of the Year by Northern Dakota County Chambers of Commerce
Helping clients solve business problems with sophisticated, custom, web-based solutions. Lancets turns information into opportunity by providing the methodology, management and people power it takes to keep other companies focused on what they do best.
Lancet Consultant Presents .Net Education Session at MicroStrategy World 2003 The MicroStrategy Web SDK and the Microsoft .Net Framework
Developing XML web services and web applications has never been easier. Along with XML web services, the .Net framework also provides new ways to simplify web application development with easier access to system resources and new presentation controls.
Attention Information Technology pros: A major upgrade in web services is crossing over the business threshold and their names are .NET (pronounced dot-net) and J2EE. Coming courtesy of Microsoft and Sun Microsystems respectively, .NET and J2EE are technologies whose widespread usage seems inevitable.
Paul Sorenson, a Microsoft Certified Professional and Software Consultant at Lancet Software, of Eagan, recently added Developing and Implementing Windows-based Applications with Microsoft Visual Basic.NET and Microsoft Visual Studio.NET to his Microsoft Certifications.
Twin Cities Radio KCCO's Business Focus Show Interviews Lancet President Thomas Niccum.
Harold Richter, Technology Consultant at Lancet Software, of Eagan, was recently certified as a Microsoft Certified Professional (MCP) in Designing and Implementing Data Warehouses with Microsoft SQL Server 7.0.
Today's Business Intelligence Systems: Delivering Increased Return on Information
The advantage of distributing critical information to executive decision makers can help lean and mean organizations continue to operate more efficiently and to react to market conditions almost instantly.
Seated at the head of the conference table, Tom Niccum was getting razzed by his employees. "You've been voted off the island," said one of the 14 people in the room. "You are the weakest link", blurted out another.
The listing is based on original research by CityBusiness' and Venture Magazine's research staff. They sent survey packages to more than 770 Minnesota-based companies. Businesses were then ranked on employee benefits and employee attitudes based on the completed surveys and follow-up telephone calls.