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Phil Kossler

Phil Kossler

Phil is Aspirant's Technology Director with a focus on providing enterprise-grade solutions. His 30 years of experience have given him the opportunity to work across many markets, industries, and applications. Phil is leading a team of skilled web and mobile developers building strategic solutions for our customers.

What is Technical Debt

What is Technical Debt

Similar to financial debt, technical debt isn’t automatically bad. Well managed tech debt can bring your company great benefits. Basically, technical debt is the result of development teams who push to rush a project in a knowingly imperfect manner to achieve a deadline. It’s the result of a...

Establishing Benchmarks for your MDM Strategy Team

Establishing Benchmarks for your MDM Strategy Team

Strategically placed milestones and benchmarks can make a huge difference to the success of your Master Data Management team. All endeavors benefit from motivation. A large project that impacts your entire organization such as an MDM solution is no exception. You need to have some quick wins...
Building the Best Team for Your Master Data Management Strategy

Building the Best Team for Your Master Data Management Strategy

When you are planning to implement a Master Data Management strategy in your business you need to make sure you have the right team assisting with the process. MDM big, complex and important. Plus, it’s getting bigger every year. The MDM market is expected to have a 15.6% CAGR over the next five...

How to Prepare for a Master Data Management Project

How to Prepare for a Master Data Management Project

Has your company hosted discussions about your Master Data Management (MDM) strategy? Revolutionary technology is readily available to help make your MDM great, but to get there you need clean and consistent data. You need to be sure to get the right data to the right people at all the right times.

How to Attract Top Tech Talent

How to Attract Top Tech Talent

We know 2019 is expected to bring about an increase in tech hires and that companies are looking for diverse employees with a wide range of experiences and skills. There will likely be more positions than there are candidates, so you’re going to have to step up your game to attract the kind of...

5 Tips for Working Smoother with Your Tech Team

5 Tips for Working Smoother with Your Tech Team

Managing a team can be challenging. It can be particularly challenging when managing a tech department if you aren’t extremely knowledgeable about tech yourself. You may have trouble understanding their point of view and their frustrations.

What Skills Should You Look for in Tech Specialists?

What Skills Should You Look for in Tech Specialists?

As mentioned in our last blog, many companies are going to be expanding their IT departments in 2019. Tech teams are expected to get budget increases across many industries. If you’re looking to expand your IT department you may be asking yourself what kind of tech roles there are.