There is a new, disruptive, global move afoot which will change the relationships between individuals and suppliers – for good.Vendor Relationship Management (VRM) is the response to the ubiquitous and controlling CRM systems that enterprises have been using for years to collect and ‘capture’ information about you and me.If an individual wants to transact in […]
Identity Trust is a group of individuals who recognise the importance of ‘an independant 3rd party’ to act as a trusted intermediary between individuals and organisations to the benefit of both.A recent teleconference covered Project VRM and Joe Andrieu blogged some interesting comments on Data Stores and User Centricity.
In a speech to launch his annual report Richard Thomas called on UK chief executives to take the security of employees’ and customers’ personal information more seriously. The call follows a number of unacceptable security breaches over the last year, involving leading names such as Orange and several high street banks. He said, ‘Over the […]
There was an interesting article in The Times today revealing that a survey by Populus shows that security of personal information and identity is a major issue for the banks’ customers, second only to service.This comes as no surprise to us at PAOGA as we have long advocated that ‘protecting my information as well as […]
I was honoured to be invited to address the 150 MBA graduates at the INSEAD International Business School in Fontainebleau, Paris last week. Anyone who knows INSEAD will know that these graduates are the creme de la creme (one day in France and I’m speaking like a native) so, as a self taught entrepreneur, this […]
Photo courtesy of David Soskin – CEO Howzat Media and a review by David Tebbutt I am pleased to be one of the panelists at this important Library House event on June 27th.The key themes are: The web on the move: where is it heading? Bringing people together: the next wave of online communities Using […]
I am often asked why companies would ‘accept’ personal information stored and managed by the individual rather than storing and managing it themselves. Well, apart from the fact that it is in the individuals interest for their information to be accurate and up to date, there is the cost and risks that companies incur collecting, […]
I was at the April Mashup* last night which was very well attended. I was billed as a ‘contributor’ to ensure that the Questions and Debate session was lively however, in the event, the audience response was more than energetic so I chose to ‘listen and learn’ rather than interrupt.Tom Ilube of garlik has a […]
This report ID Number G00145438 of 25 January 2007 (copyright precludes me from attaching it) suggests to me that 2007 will be the year in which all the work that the team at PAOGA have been working on during recent years will bear fruit.Paraphrasing from the report: Security and identity management are cited as critical […]
As the Identity Card debate rumbles on the PAOGA concept of allowing individuals to take back control and responsibility for their identity and information is gaining recognition. Have a look at this recent article that appeared on ZD Net.