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Today I attended the opening plenary session of the ESRI (Environmental Systems Research Institute) International User’s Conference hosted by Jack Dangermond, President of ESRI. The conference has been described as the “Superbowl” of GIS (Geographic Information Systems) events. I whole heartedly agree with this assessment. Jack Dangermond is one of the pioneers of GIS technology…

ESRI UC Day 3 – A day of Collaboration

Collaboration is a powerful tool! It is an example of the whole being greater than the sum of the parts. In the Commercial Special Interest Group, we were discussing the need to create vertically oriented tools in Business Analyst to solve specific business problems for different industries. One solution was to rely and expect ESRI to accomplish…

Identify retail locations with the best potential for profitability!

SUMMER SPECIAL – FREE Demographics & Income Profile report!!! In retail, restaurant, and many other businesses, “location, location, location” is the key to success. The problem is often times a business owner cannot tell if a location is “right” for their business. Commercial Realtors and landlords all hope that you will be successful, but their primary…