Tim Thorpe

Tim has worked with business application implementations at large, multinational corporations since 1992. His experience includes using software like Dynamics CRM to implement enterprise business solutions. Learn more about Tim at http://TimThorpe.org
Tim Thorpe has written 18 posts for Tim's Technology Blog

Driving Customer Experiences at Black & Veatch

Tim Thorpe, Director of Digital Content and Anna Lewis, Global Marketing Manager from Black & Veatch talk about meshing the more traditional aspects of Marketing and IT into a cooperative partnership within Black & Veatch as it pertains to various digital initiatives. Advertisements

3 Steps to Fuel Your Data Strategy – November 3, 2015 – Register Now

Join me for this free webinar as I talk about data strategies for your organization. http://www.insideview.com/3-steps-to-fuel-your-data-strategy/

Content Marketing- The Journey of a Global Enterprise

See my presentation on SlideShare about the key elements needed to implement a content marketing strategy at Black & Veatch.

Smart Ways to Use CRM Technology Tools Across the Company

Read my Microsoft Dynamics Cafe blog with Connor Marsden on the smart ways Black & Veatch is using Dynamics CRM.

Lessons Learned from Enterprise CRM Deployments

View this presentation on my experiences implementing Dynamics CRM at enterprise-level corporations during the last six years. I presented this session on 3 March 2014 at the Microsoft Convergence 2014 – CRM Partner Connections PreGAME Event in Atlanta, Georgia. Click on the image below or this link to view the presentation via Slideshare. Session Abstract: Join this … Continue reading

Microsoft Case Study on Black & Veatch CRM

Read the Microsoft case study about the Black & Veatch implemenation of Dynamics CRM.

Dynamics CRM 4.0 to 2011 Upgrade – Lessons Learned

With every upgrade, enhancement or other technology project there are always lessons to be gleaned along the way. This blog post will focus on some things that should be considered relative to making Dynamics CRM upgrades run smoother. Convert Legacy Customizations: Each new version of CRM and/or Rollup adds features that you may have previously implemented … Continue reading

Meet the Experts Live – CRM User Adoption Best Practices Webcast

On this DynamicsCafe Meet the Experts Live webcast I talk with Microsoft Dynamics CRM Success Manager Jeff Simmon about the key elements in successful adoption of CRM systems. From the DynamicsCafe webcast on April 2, 2013. The CRM User Adoption Best Practices Webcast and other great Dynamics CRM webcasts are available for download on DynamicsCafe.

Using InsideView Social CRM for Sales Insight – Interview with CRMUG

Read my interview in the Winter 2013 CRMUG Magazine about use of Social CRM at Black & Veatch to gain sales insight. Click the image below for a larger version or the article. Read all of the articles in the current CRMUG Magazine or visit the CRMUG Website for more information on becoming a member.

Dynamics CRM – Enterprise Data Governance

Ensuring that your CRM system has quality data in it over the long-term is not something that happens magically. A defined governance plan is needed. The level of detail on your governance plan will vary depending on the size of your organization and the resources available for managing your CRM system. The following post represents … Continue reading