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Here are recent links of interest:
“5 Business Process Lessons From The Oscars Goof-Up” – HuffPost
I had written sometime back that 2016 was a year of the unexpected. It now seems as if the trend is continuing into 2017. Who would have thought that the venerable Oscars would feature a monumental goof-up, wherein the wrong film was announced as the winner in the Best Picture category? For many, the processes behind the Oscars ceremony symbolised nothing less than perfection… Continue Reading
“The Most Fundamental Quality A Good Coach Needs” – Forbes
First of all, I want to be clear I’m not talking here about coaching, say, in the NFL or the NBA, which is a whole different ballgame, so to speak, but in the business world. Though there are similarities, athletic coaches have a different inspirational skillset. Operating in a more controlled business environment… Continue Reading
“Apple, Samsung and Microsoft react to Wikileaks’ CIA dump” – BBC News
Several of the tech firms whose products have been allegedly compromised by the CIA have given their first reactions to the claims. Wikileaks published thousands of documents said to detail the US spy agency’s hacking tools on Tuesday.
They included allegations the CIA had developed ways to listen in on smartphone and smart TV microphones… Continue Reading
“How To Create A Project Management Timeline (Simple Guide)” – Scoro
PROJECT-BASED WORK can get overwhelming quickly. Missed deadlines, forgotten milestones, and messy spreadsheets cut the motivation, and lead to lower work productivity. Working without a clear project plan will lead your team to a crossroad with no clear action plan. By creating a simple project management timeline for each new project, you’ll benefit in multiple ways… Continue Reading
“Why Everyone Should Master Project Management Skills” – GovExec
Agile, waterfall, MS Project, Excel, or even a plain old Sharpie—you somehow have to manage your work. And most of what we do in our daily lives, if we are in a professional setting, involves a series of projects. Project management is boring. I know you’re telling yourself that, and you think that, and other people tell you that too… Continue Reading
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