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The Genius of the Gerson Lehrman Group

A few of you have asked me about the new GLG Scholar badge on the SellTower website.  What better way to answer than to use my blog to tell you about the Gerson Lehrman Group (GLG). The GLG business model is to provide an online forum to connect those with needs for specific information or technical understanding with the experts in the industry in question.  The largest group of GLG customers are investors such as venture capitalists, asset…

Wireless Optional; I Have WIFI

I had an interesting experience recently where I could not get a wireless signal at my vacation location.  I was able to get free wifi, however.  My consternation over not having a signal almost immediately faded.  Sure I was not receiving or making phone calls, but I was able to communicate with ease with everyone in my vacation group, my customers, and even my clients. No wireless signal meant no big deal.  That kind of complacency…

Will Pole Sharing Lead to Tower Sharing?

The FCC’s Pole Attachments Order issued April 7, reduced the timeline for telecom providers to attach communications equipment (network electronics and fiber cable) to utility poles, and also set rates for attachments by telecommunications companies at or near the rate paid by cable companies.  The FCC justified this order by asserting that lowering the attachment rates and attachment timelines will assist in expanding the availability of affordable broadband as set under the National Broadband Plan. There is no doubt that wireless carriers would…