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Click to view the item Click to view the item Jinfo model - reporting into procurement or finance
Thursday, 23rd May 2019

This model looks at information teams that report into procurement or finance and some of the strengths and weaknesses of this reporting structure, including some recommendations on what to invest in and how to make the most of your expertise to support your organisation's goals. Other...

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Monday, 20th May 2019

Content purchasing professionals can sometimes lock horns with their colleagues in procurement. In this report we look at how to bring together the varying priorities and perspectives - as well as how to find areas for collaboration. We explore areas including cost vs value, risk management,...

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Click to view the article Andrew Lucas Mini review of AnythingResearch - US industry and market data
17th May 2019 Sign in to MyJinfo or create an account be able to star items

In this mini review we look at AnythingResearch, a provider of market research, industry trends, business reports and financial ratios on up to 1,300 US industry and market sectors. As well as looking at the company and product, we also look at its users and value, its content and competitors, who cover a range of domestic as well as international markets and include, Markets and Markets, Grand View Research, GlobalData, and IBISWorld.

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Click to view the article Andrew Lucas Q&A with SPi Global - technology to transform content assets
16th May 2019 Sign in to MyJinfo or create an account be able to star items

Business process outsourcing (BPO) is playing an increasingly important role in how businesses, governments, and other organisations operate. Its growth over the last 25 years has been driven in part by the rise of the internet, which has fuelled a burgeoning BPO industry in Asia, particularly in India, China, and the Philippines. Jinfo interviewed SPi Global's chief technology officer, Jishnu Gupta, to find out about its technology-driven solutions in this area and what makes it unique.

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Click to view the article Robin Neidorf Four things procurement professionals need to understand about content purchasing
1st May 2019 Sign in to MyJinfo or create an account be able to star items

In the second article exploring the similarities between the roles of information and procurement professionals and the mutual expertise that can be exchanged as part of that, we look at how procurement professionals can develop awareness about content purchasing as well as the top four things we believe anyone involved with content licensing should know.

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Click to view the article Robin Neidorf Mapping priorities - procurement and content purchasing
29th April 2019 Sign in to MyJinfo or create an account be able to star items

Information and procurement professionals' roles often overlap and their mutual expertise can bring value to their work. This article contrasts the perspectives and priorities of information and procurement teams and looks at the opportunities for collaboration between them.

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Click to view the item Click to view the item Market landscape - agribusiness
Friday, 26th April 2019

This report gives an overview of information vendors in the field of agriculture. It includes: Agribusiness Intelligence AGRIS CEIC Euromonitor Agriculture Global Market Model Gro API The Statistics Portal. We provide a brief description of each product and a...

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Click to view the article Andrew Lucas Mini review of Company Watch - UK and international company data and analytics
24th April 2019 Sign in to MyJinfo or create an account be able to star items

In this mini review, we look at Company Watch, a UK-based credit reference agency which provides risk analysis and data modelling tools to predict the exposure of companies to financial risk. Competitors include Equifax Business Insights and Experian, as well as companies offering business credit analytics such as Graydon, Dun & Bradstreet's D&B Credit, S&P Global Credit Analytics and Bureau van Dijk's Credit Catalyst.

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Click to view the article Sophie Alexander Q&A with Ozmosys - a mission to disrupt and simplify news aggregation
18th April 2019 Sign in to MyJinfo or create an account be able to star items

We interview Eric Gross, founder and president of Ozmosys, a tool which includes curated newsletter options, search, delivery and distribution under one umbrella. We find out how they're planning to disrupt the news aggregation market through lower prices and a new model which aims to become the "Slack for news".

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Click to view the article Chris Porter Vendor customer relationships - improving conversations with vendors
5th April 2019 Sign in to MyJinfo or create an account be able to star items

Chris Porter digs into recent Jinfo perceptions about how vendors treat them as customers and asks two long-established vendors - Dow Jones and LexisNexis - and one newer market entrant - Diligencia - how they capture and respond to customer needs and requests.

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Click to view the item Click to view the item Research Focus Insights and Actions "Creating an Information Centre of Excellence"
Friday, 5th April 2019

An Information Centre of Excellence delivers information and insight throughout an organisation through two primary mechanisms. Discover our articles, reports, webinars and Community sessions which build on Jinfo's flexible model, grounded in years of research, to describe, analyse and explain...

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Click to view the item Click to view the item Jinfo survey on developing an Information Centre of Excellence
Thursday, 4th April 2019

As part of Jinfo's Research Focus, "Creating an Information Centre of Excellence" , we surveyed 54 respondents from a range of industries, locations, and organisation sizes. We asked for their comments on three key strands of service: setting strategy, delivering expert services and...

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Click to view the article Robin Neidorf Jinfo for content purchasing
4th April 2019 Sign in to MyJinfo or create an account be able to star items

Have you made the shift from a numbers-based approach to content purchasing to a more holistic approach based on results, value-add and impact on the business? This blog from our director of research, Robin Neidorf, will guide you on that journey to re-establishing your skills as a business essential.

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Click to view the item Click to view the item Market landscape - suppliers of information on venture capital and private equity activity
Thursday, 28th March 2019

In this market landscape we look at 20 products which help researchers seeking information on private equity and venture capital: AlphaSense AVCJ from Acuris Bloomberg CB Insights D&B Hoovers from Dun and Bradstreet Eikon from Refinitiv FactSet for Private Equity...

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Click to view the article Robin Neidorf Jinfo survey on developing an Information Centre of Excellence (part 3 - success characteristics)
27th March 2019 Sign in to MyJinfo or create an account be able to star items

In the last of our articles on Jinfo's latest survey we look at how information teams apply the elements of Jinfo's Centre of Excellence model to their work and planning. Robin Neidorf examines some of the key skill areas, temperaments and characteristics needed to run a successful Centre of Excellence, from consulting and project management to commercial and more.

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Click to view the article Willem Noorlander How info pros can develop and improve their negotiating skills
25th March 2019 Sign in to MyJinfo or create an account be able to star items

Negotiating with information suppliers is a key skill needed by information professionals but is often faced with trepidation. This article looks at how to break down the negotiation process into more manageable parts so as to get the best outcome for everyone involved in supplier management and negotiations..

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Click to view the article Chris Porter Product review of Nexis (value - help & training; competitors; development; pricing)
18th March 2019 Sign in to MyJinfo or create an account be able to star items

We conclude the final part of our latest product review of Nexis, a provider of premium global curated business, industry and news information with a look at the help and support options available, the value the service offers, its main competitor, Factiva, as well as its pricing model, and future development plans for the product.

Note: Full review (PDF) at https://web.jinfo.com/go/sub/report/3143

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Click to view the article Sophie Alexander Mini review of Comintelli Intelligence2day - CI in the cloud
14th March 2019 Sign in to MyJinfo or create an account be able to star items

We explore the latest features of Intelligence2day from Comintelli. A cloud-based competitive intelligence platform, Intelligence2day provides a single point of access to multiple and automates aggregation, classification, search and more. Competitors include Northern Light SinglePoint and M-Brain Intelligence Plaza.

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Click to view the article Chris Porter Product review of Nexis (key advantages; introduction; contact details)
13th March 2019 Sign in to MyJinfo or create an account be able to star items

In the first part of Jinfo's new product review of Nexis, the global news and business information aggregator, we look at what's changed since our last review in 2017. We also look at where Nexis is headed, as well as its key audience and the value it provides.

Note: Full review (PDF) at https://web.jinfo.com/go/sub/report/3143

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Click to view the item Click to view the item Product review of Nexis
Wednesday, 13th March 2019

In this new product review of Nexis, a provider of premium global curated business, industry and news information, we take an in-depth look at how this global premium news database and research platform has evolved since our last full review in 2017 and plans for the future. This review:...

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