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Its ALL in the Name

Its ALL in the Name

Its ALL in the Name Creative Innovation Solutions Group Creative: Having the quality or power of creating, resulting from originality of thought and expression. Innovation: Imaginative tending to innovate, or introduce something new or different; characterized by innovation. Solutions: The act of solving a problem, question: the state of of being solved. Group: Number of… Continue Reading

Sweat the Small Stuff in IT Management

Sweat the Small Stuff in IT Management

Information Technology organizations that struggle to do things well often don’t realize that they don’t do things well. Have you heard the saying, “They are so bad, they don’t know they’re bad”? They may even think their approach to IT is the norm. They may believe that they have to do things their way because they are… Continue Reading

Information Technology Management At Its Finest?

Information Technology Management At Its Finest?

Have you ever worked in a company where the IT leadership was suspect at best? Now I’m not speaking from an IT staff member point of view where most IT staff at some point questions their fearless leaders’ management and technical skills. I’m speaking from the business side where leadership in the organization just doesn’t have… Continue Reading

Promise -v- Delivery: Open Source Delivers On Promise

Promise -v- Delivery:  Open Source Delivers On Promise

Open Source is a technology approach alternative to your traditional or standard software solutions. Open Source Initiative is the governing body behind Open Source. Open Source, on many occasions, has been met with skepticism when implementing this strategy for mission-critical applications. Why? Simply there has traditionally been concern about those behind a particular Open Source… Continue Reading

Talk is Cheap: Promise -v- Delivery in Information Technology and Services

Talk is Cheap: Promise -v- Delivery in Information Technology and Services

In talking to companies, one thing constantly resonates. Companies are concerned about investing in something that will not yield the promised return on investment. To say it differently, companies aren’t willing to invest on promise but on performance. What have you done? Do you deliver to the level committed to the customer? Is the commitment nothing… Continue Reading

Whoa! Do we really need to do that? Reducing IT costs through managed services.

Whoa!  Do we really need to do that?  Reducing IT costs through managed services.

Is it time to considered an IT managed services business model to reduce costs and improve efficiencies? In today’s tough economy, every penny spent must bring about the biggest value, or to say it differently, have the biggest positive impact for any organization. Spending to be spending, implementing technologies or new processes, just to say… Continue Reading

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