Lessons for Tomorrow

Lessons for Tomorrow

The Lessons for Tomorrow podcast is centered around conversations between industry experts sharing insights from the past, to apply in the present, to achieve success in the future. This podcast is the "motivational poster" in your ear; each episode is centered around conversations which motivate you to tackle new initiatives at your organization. We will be talking with some of the best and brightest minds in technology and marketing and will hear from the experts themselves about their latest experiences, their most recent challenges and the road ahead. Every episode has a different story, a different answer, a different approach. Lessons for Tomorrow is brought to you by Americaneagle.com Studios; follow today for exciting new episodes! Website // Twitter // Instagram // Facebook // YouTube

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May 26, 2022 32 min

In this episode, our host, Tim Ahlenius, spoke with Sanne Bolkenstein, Director of Sales at Deity, to dive into Composable Commerce. They discuss how it differs from the monolithic approach, how to know if you’re outgrowing your monolith, the fake vs true composable commerce, and so much more.

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    In this episode, our host, Tim Ahlenius, spoke with Chloë Thomas, a best selling Author, International Speaker, and the host of two award-winning podcasts. They talk about what sustainability means in today's world, what customer's pay attention to while online shopping, how brands can properly communicate sustainable ecommerce initiatives with consumers and so much more!

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    Only 1 in 8 retailers embrace modern search to gain a significant competitive edge. Algolia surveyed 900 online retailers to learn how they’re utilizing search to increase conversion and maximize revenue. In this episode, our host, Tim Ahlenius, spoke with Piyush Patel, Chief Strategic Business Development Officer of Algolia, to review their new report, Ecommerce Site Search Trends.

    They discuss why retailers are embracing AI and pe...

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    April 5, 2022 32 min

    Liferay Digital Experience Platform (DXP) is an enterprise software for meeting the needs of companies undergoing digital transformation. The Liferay platform is open source, which makes it more reliable, innovative, and secure.

    In this episode, our guest host, Steven LaGow, spoke with Liferay's Lead Sales Engineer, Wes Kempa, and Director North American Channel Sales, Glenn Saler, to discuss where DXPs are moving. They talk th...

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    Our host, Tim Ahlenius, recently went on the Infinity Nation podcast to speak with Founder and CEO Al Keck to discuss what Q4 2021 looked like in terms of the ecommerce market, both in the U.S. and in the U.K.

    Today, we are bringing that discussion to this episode of Lessons for Tomorrow. Together, they address the biggest concerns around packaging material shortages and stock, increase in energy prices, computer chip shortage, and ...

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    Rethink your website relaunch and learn to iterate your digital experience to drive growth with WebOps (Website Operations) tools and processes. WebOps is a set of practices that facilitates collaboration and automates processes to improve the productivity of the whole web team – from developers to designers, content editors, stakeholders, and more. The result is cross-functional web teams empowered to develop, test, and release we...

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    According to Gartner, brands will soon choose plug-and-play business capabilities over all-in-one platforms. A composable digital experience platform (DXP) is one that is entirely modular, allowing for incremental changes and updates to composite parts.

    In this episode, our host, Tim Ahlenius, spoke with Jon Price, Americaneagle.com’s VP of Digital Experience Platforms and host of The Sitecore Water Cooler Podcast. The two dive into...

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    The market signals of today inform the way the world shops tomorrow – and Signifyd has a wild read on what to expect for 2022 based on the 2021 holiday season. Signifyd’s Commerce Network tracks the ecommerce transactions of thousands of merchants and millions of consumers worldwide.

    In this episode, our host, Tim Ahlenius, spoke with Signifyd's Head of Global Agency Partnerships Megan Blissick to do a post-holiday analysis whic...

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    Websites are meant to be fluid. As technology and business processes continue to evolve, your website should evolve along with it. If it doesn’t, it may actually be hurting your business. This begs the question — how do you know it’s time for a website redesign?

    To help answer this question, our host, Taylor Karg, sat down with Mike Goliber, Vice President of Client Engagement at Americaneagle.com. This episode covers what it means ...

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    When building out a content strategy, there are two sides to consider: the product side and the marketing side. So, how do we, as a digital agency, focus on getting organizations to understand the separation of the two? Very often the product content doesn’t receive the level of attention that the marketing content does. But today, there’s a large shift through digital transformation and how it affects the value of content – the fo...

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    Digital transformation is still gaining speed as computers and devices are becoming more consistent companions in our daily activities. And each year introduces, or escalates, a variety of trending buzzwords.

    Recently, during one of the November 2021 Accelebrate webinars, our host and Americaneagle.com's Vice President of Strategic Initiatives, Tim Ahlenius, put a spotlight on 10 concepts that people are consistently talking abo...

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    A digital experience platform (DXP) is a well-integrated and cohesive set of technologies designed to enable the composition, management, delivery, and optimization of contextualized digital experiences across multi-experience customer journeys, according to Gartner.

    In this episode, our host, Tim Ahlenius, spoke with Kentico Xperience's VP of Marketing Jenda Perla, and Americaneagle.com's Kentico Practice Director Wes McChr...

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    Ninety percent of B2B organizations cite product information management as highly important or a top priority, according to the 2020 Akeneo Global B2B survey. This means that the power of product information management and product experience are here to stay. In this episode, our host, Tim Ahlenius spoke with Akeneo's Director of Product Marketing Ali Hanyaloglu and Product Experience Management Evangelist Virginie Blot to disc...

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    Amazon is now responsible for 70% of product search in the United States, and Amazon Business, the company’s B2B unit, is now Amazon’s fastest growing division which accounts for over $25 billion in annual sales. The ecommerce juggernaut’s growth accelerated dramatically during the global COVID-19 pandemic, leaving traditional product manufacturers and resellers (distributors, retailers, and others) with an urgent call to action to...

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    Amazon is now responsible for 70% of product search in the United States, and Amazon Business, the company’s B2B unit, is now Amazon’s fastest growing division which accounts for over $25 billion in annual sales. The ecommerce juggernaut’s growth accelerated dramatically during the global COVID-19 pandemic, leaving traditional product manufacturers and resellers (distributors, retailers, and others) with an urgent call to action to...

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    November 2, 2021 34 min

    In this episode, our host Tim Ahlenius spoke with Znode Amla Commerce's President and CEO Rupesh Agrawal and Vice President of Marketing and Business Development Tom Flierl to discuss how things are evolving with Znode in the B2B ecommerce space.

    They also cover where things were before multi-store ecommerce, flexible solutions in the B2B and B2C commerce worlds, and looking ahead with what the next iteration of B2B ecommerce mi...

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    October 20, 2021 14 min

    In this episode, our host Tim Ahlenius spoke with President of Accelebrate Steven Heckler regarding democratization of data science. They also discussed the demand of data science skills and the growing number of computer science languages.

    Accelebrate is an on-site, customized application and web development training company.

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    Deliver better customer experiences fast and at a lower cost. How? By connecting your ecommerce systems to the other applications that run your business. 

    Join ecommerce integration experts, Derek Cwik, Director of Integrations at Americaneagle.com, Carole Louie Achramowicz, Senior Director of Product Marketing at Jitterbit, and Lindsey Hampson, VP of Marketing at eBridge Connections, as they discuss the findings outlined in the new...

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    September 22, 2021 37 min

    For IT organizations around the globe, there has never been a more exciting time to do a radical rethink of their entire web infrastructure stack than right now. By so doing, they are able to quickly deliver on customer expectations by rolling out new innovative services and experiences.

    In this episode, our host, Tim Ahlenius, spoke with Acquia's Senior Vice President of Product Marketing Kevin Cochrane to discuss what has been...

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    The CMS or Content Management Systems market will reach $123 billion by 2026. And as a result of this market growth, there's a rich history of how different CMS have evolved. From static to dynamic, desktop to mobile, this episode covers the evolution of CMS, as well as what we can expect in the future.

    Our host, Tim Ahlenius, spoke with Progress Sitefinity's Director of Partner Advocacy Lynne Boudreau, Senior Sales Engineer...

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