Vable

Since 2004, we’ve helped organizations around the world accomplish more with the information they consume and produce, all via the most innovative, powerful current awareness automation platform you will find.

Vable began when our founder, Matthew Dickinson, developed a newsletter solution for law firms. What started as a way to improve the exchange of legal information quickly grew into a sophisticated platform for managing every aspect of current awareness.

I was curious about this post which was originally written in early 2017. It stated that “a quick LinkedIn search reveals that there are 158,455 Librarians, 71,224 Information Officers and 10,479 Knowledge Managers on there”. I refreshed this search in late 2020 and found the following: 471,000 Librarians (158,455 Librarians) About 3,760,000 Information Officers (71,224 Information Officers) About 2,090,000 Knowledge Managers (10,479 Knowledge Managers) These are incredible increases, and while it might just illustrate what…
Congratulations, you’re a marketing superstar! You’re doing everything to keep your firm’s marketing in tip top shape. You’ve been reading Vable’s blog, attending webinars, and creating some great blog posts, multimedia and infographics. Your social media is all pre-scheduled throughout the day. You are an organised marketing machine. Though, wait a second. There’s something missing here. Your competitors are still managing to stay one step ahead of you. How are they doing it? Luckily…
Libraries have faced and successfully overcome multiple challenges in 2020. One of the biggest obstacles was ensuring that a remote workforce had secure access to the right technology. However as Richard DeMillo, a computer science professor at Georgia Tech reminded us, “it seems the convenience of working from home during the pandemic comes at a price of ‘exposure and risk’.”…
Premium content aggregator sites like Vable are a great current awareness tool for library and information professionals. However the unprecedented challenges presented by 2020 have required business development teams to revisit their firm’s strategy. Is it possible that content aggregation could also play a part in the ongoing success of your firm?…
The UK government is urging the nation’s workforce to return to offices and workplaces in central business districts. Since the start of August, employers in England have had more freedom to decide how staff should work, whether at home or in the workplace. In the meantime, information professionals have demonstrated that we can provide a remote information service, from research to current awareness.…