Rob Enderle

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Rob Enderle is president and principal analyst of the Enderle Group, a forward looking emerging technology advisory firm. With more than 25 years’ experience in emerging technologies, he provides regional and global companies with guidance in how to better target customer needs with new and existing products; create new business opportunities; anticipate technology changes; select vendors and products; and identify best marketing strategies and tactics.

In addition to IDG, Rob currently writes for USA Herald, TechNewsWorld, IT Business Edge, TechSpective, TMCnet and TGdaily. Rob trained as a TV anchor and appears regularly on Compass Radio Networks, WOC, CNBC, NPR, and Fox Business.

Before founding the Enderle Group, Rob was the Senior Research Fellow for Forrester Research and the Giga Information Group. While there he worked for and with companies like Microsoft, HP, IBM, Dell, Toshiba, Gateway, Sony, USAA, Texas Instruments, AMD, Intel, Credit Suisse First Boston, GM, Ford, and Siemens.

Before Giga, Rob was with Dataquest covering client/server software, where he became one of the most widely publicized technology analysts in the world and was an anchor for CNET. Before Dataquest, Rob worked in IBM’s executive resource program, where he managed or reviewed projects and people in Finance, Internal Audit, Competitive Analysis, Marketing, Security, and Planning.

Rob holds an AA in Merchandising, a BS in Business, and an MBA, and he sits on the advisory councils for a variety of technology companies.

Rob’s hobbies include sporting clays, PC modding, science fiction, home automation, and computer gaming.

The opinions expressed in this blog are those of Rob Enderle and do not necessarily represent those of IDG Communications, Inc., its parent, subsidiary or affiliated companies.

Why Trumpcare will be worse than Obamacare

Why Trumpcare will be worse than Obamacare

Rob Enderle writes that fixing a bad process starts with a focus on the original goal. Unfortunately, the Trump administration seems to have lost sight of the actual goal surrounding replacing and repealing the Affordable Care Act and...

Wie gaat de problemen bij Uber oplossen?

Kalanick heeft een mentor nodig, want zelf redt hij het niet meer.

Uber’s CEO needs some serious mentoring – fast

Uber’s CEO needs some serious mentoring – fast

Uber’s Travis Kalanick lacks the experience to be an effective CEO, writes columnist Rob Enderle The answer is getting him a mentor, perhaps Joe Trucci.

How a bad board of directors could kill HPE

How a bad board of directors could kill HPE

Columnist Rob Enderle writes that the trouble with HPE stems from its board of directors. Just replacing a CEO, if the board lacks core skills, just changes the problem.

Not investing in employees’ mental health is bad business

Not investing in employees’ mental health is bad business

A series of studies shows that millennials and CEOs have something in common: depression. Columnist Rob Enderle writes that not investing in them isn’t just bad business, it is stupid management.

Is President Trump a model for AI?

Is President Trump a model for AI?

Columnist Rob Enderle writes that there may be merit in using people with certain behavioral elements to emulate AIs, but there are also dangers.

What CEOs can learn from President Trump’s coup

What CEOs can learn from President Trump’s coup

Columnist Rob Enderle describes how new CEOs missioned with massive change can experience far more success than failure.

Autobedrijven moeten veranderen in tech-bedrijven

Anders zullen ze langzaam failliet gaan

Why car companies need to become tech companies

Why car companies need to become tech companies

The biggest risk any industry faces is its inability to change. In the automobile industry, if things don’t change, columnist Rob Enderele writes, there are likely to be fewer car companies left, especially U.S. car companies.

How brick-and-mortar stores can beat the likes of Amazon

How brick-and-mortar stores can beat the likes of Amazon

Online companies like Amazon that can analyze buyer behavior have a major advantage over brick-and-mortar retailers. However, artificial intelligence platforms tied to in-store sensors could eventually even the playing field.

Trump, Russia, Clinton and the art of misdirection

Trump, Russia, Clinton and the art of misdirection

When a conclusion is largely based on belief and not verifiable facts, you have possible misdirection at play, writes Rob Enderle.

3 lessen die we kunnen leren van Trumps overwinning

Tech moet zich bezig houden met tech, niet met politiek.

3 big leadership lessons learned from Trump’s win

3 big leadership lessons learned from Trump’s win

As we embark on a new year columnist Rob Enderle reflects on the 2016 presidential election and lessons the tech business and its leaders can learn from it.

Welke IT-blunders we hebben gemist in 2016

Maar waar we het wel even over moeten hebben.

The tech we didn’t talk about in 2016, but should have

The tech we didn’t talk about in 2016, but should have

Columnist Rob Enderle writes about a variety of tech things we should have focused on in 2016 and looks forward to a better 2017.

Wat jouw bedrijf kan leren van Donald Trump

Directeuren en managers moeten een inwerkperiode krijgen.

What CEOs can learn from President-elect transition process

What CEOs can learn from President-elect transition process

Columnist Rob Enderle writes that the process where President-elects are given time to get their house in order before formally taking the job may be one of the few business best practices from the government that other businesses...

Personeelszaken kan beter worden gedaan door een robot

In het beoordelen van mensen schieten mensen vaak te kort

The future of AI is humans + machines

The future of AI is humans + machines

Columnist Rob Enderle writes that in the near future artificial intelligence agents will focus on all areas of business. But fear not, AI agents will not be replacing people, but making them better and far more effective.

Hardwareleveranciers missen visie en zijn dus reddeloos

Zonder samenhangende visie geen toekomst.

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