Inetgration programmes made easy

Previously Good management strategy and practice supported by intelligent modern systems Lernaean Hydra, your time is up. Give big data the heave-ho for now and get a birds-eye view of your business without a single nosql database. Here’s how we approached the solution Naturally I can’t publish the whole thing if only for sheer volume, … Read more

Project managers must be consultants and must behave like consultants – it’s a bad day for “permies

Consultants and permies are forever at war over the value of the consultant and the see him/her like the new mistress in their relationship.
The journals are still full of discussions on project failures and the shortcomings of project management.
This short piece brings a very clear insight into a major source of problems that impacts both the consultant debate and the project management debate.

The five stages of an IT project

1. Enthusiasm for the goals 2. Disillusionment with the progress 3. Search for the guilty 4. Persecution of the innocent 5. Praise for the nonparticipants Einsteins definition of madness was “someone who keeps doing the same thng and expecting a different outcome.” Johari’s theory defines four aspects of knowledge and ignorance. Knowing what you don’t … Read more

Tim Berners Lee is on the money yet again.

There’s been some hype going around that the internet volumes are beginning to clog it’s arteries and that there are issues ahead. TBL reacted to this by saying something to the effect that; the internet is not at risk form volume of information but volume of misinformation. Let’s just think about that. There was a … Read more