Lynn Strand Balancing Strategy and Specialism
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By Lynn Strand


As the Research Focus "Source Expertise - What It Means in a Google World" continues, Focus co-producer, Lynn Strand, highlights some of the recent content and how it demonstrates that being strategic and being a specialist can be an important part of the information professional's skill set.


Source Expertise - What It Means in a Google WorldThe Jinfo Research Focus, "Source Expertise - What It Means in a Google World", recently took a deep dive into Northern Light's SinglePoint strategic research portal. Reviewer Sophie Alexander highlights what's changed since 2013, the last time Jinfo looked at the product.

  • One of my key interests was learning more about the content partners and how clients can add their own internal research to the portal. This is a great feature!
  • The review offers an overview of competitors and what new developments are coming up for Northern Light
  • Finally, Sophie summarises the product's value and how the company's maturity has led to an increasingly sophisticated product.

Make sure you don't miss the new article "Being an Industry Specialist in a Global Management Consultancy". Author Carol Schwalbaum gives us an inside look at global management consultancy, A.T. Kearney and how specialisation is an advantage at the firm:

  • Carol outlines how the demand for specialisation and the growth of client business adds to the need for research analysts with industry expertise
  • Key areas for success at A.T. Kearney stem from educating, supporting, partnering and managing knowledge and clients, both internal and external.

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Check out all of the informative articles and reports in this Research Focus, "Source Expertise - What It Means in a Google World", and stay tuned for more!

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