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You are reminded to participate in Outsell’s (www.outsellinc.com) 11th annual Information Management Benchmark Study, which tracks the trends of your profession. If you have already responded, please disregard this message.


NOTE: The survey has been extended through Tuesday, August 31, 2010 at midnight Pacific Time, so please take the survey today:



user: Outsell

password: survey


This survey will engage managers and directors in the following areas:


- Library and information management

- Vendor portfolio management

- Knowledge management

- Records management

- Competitive intelligence


Participants from corporate, non-profit, government, education, healthcare and public libraries are invited to participate. Key benchmark questions will be covered in the following areas: 


Organization, Reporting; Budgets; Staffing; Users; Services; Vendor Portfolio Management; Strategic Management and Metrics.


Those who complete the survey will be entered in a drawing for the following prizes: one of two Apple iPads and 25 Amazon gift certificates valued at $25 US dollars each. Top-line results will also be available about two months after the survey closes. Your participation will help the information management community to manage future challenges.


Please take the survey today. Your answers will remain confidential and will be aggregated with others. We ask that only one person from each organization answer the survey to avoid duplicate responses from the same organization.


If you have questions, please contact me at sking@outsellinc.com.


Thank you for your participation!

Sheila W. King, PRC
Director, Primary Research

+1 479.474.3868



Outsell, Inc.

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