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COVID-19 Strategies: Working from Home with High School and College-Aged Kids
App Development & Integration, Organizational Effectiveness, Strategy & Transformation, Marketing & Innovation, Digital Transformation, Program & Project Leadership

COVID-19 Strategies: Working from Home with High School and College-Aged Kids

I’m confident that by now those of you working virtually have read many tips on how to successfully work from home. There is one area that deserves further discussion, which is how to share your workday with your kids (and vice versa). This is the first time that many people will work from home,...

March 27, 2020 4:14:31 PM EDT

COVID-19 Strategies: Maximizing Remote Meetings
App Development & Integration, Organizational Effectiveness, Strategy & Transformation, Marketing & Innovation, Digital Transformation, Program & Project Leadership

COVID-19 Strategies: Maximizing Remote Meetings

As companies and teams get used to social distancing and working from home, we must all continue to execute our responsibilities, one part of which means having productive meetings with our coworkers, suppliers, clients, and others. To maximize these virtual meetings, you need to adapt. But you’d...

March 25, 2020 11:06:47 AM EDT

COVID-19 Strategies: Ways for Managers to Virtually Improve Connection
App Development & Integration, Organizational Effectiveness, Strategy & Transformation, Marketing & Innovation, Digital Transformation, Program & Project Leadership

COVID-19 Strategies: Ways for Managers to Virtually Improve Connection

As we shift to this temporary “new normal” of reduced travel, social distancing, and working from home, we are at risk of feeling disconnected from our coworkers. Not only can this cause a decrease in engagement, but it can also reduce job satisfaction, limit productivity, and create a divide...

March 23, 2020 11:20:29 AM EDT

COVID-19 Strategies: Social Distancing Doesn’t Mean Emotional Isolation
App Development & Integration, Organizational Effectiveness, Strategy & Transformation, Marketing & Innovation, Digital Transformation, Program & Project Leadership

COVID-19 Strategies: Social Distancing Doesn’t Mean Emotional Isolation

I’ve seen countless articles in recent days about the importance of social distancing, and the research that supports it is astounding. As a reaction, the professional world has pivoted quickly to allow remote-working options and virtual access to meetings and events. Work-from-home tips and tricks...

March 19, 2020 9:32:37 AM EDT

COVID-19 Strategies: 4 Tips for Productive Virtual Meetings
App Development & Integration, Organizational Effectiveness, Strategy & Transformation, Marketing & Innovation, Digital Transformation, Program & Project Leadership

COVID-19 Strategies: 4 Tips for Productive Virtual Meetings

To slow the spread of Covid-19, more and more businesses are taking precautions and setting up the right environment to make a successful move to working online. But what happens when teams who are used to working together now suddenly are forced to meet virtually? From unclear direction to...

March 18, 2020 11:40:00 AM EDT

Why Should I Implement Change Management Using Prosci?
App Development & Integration, Organizational Effectiveness, Strategy & Transformation, Marketing & Innovation, Digital Transformation, Program & Project Leadership

Why Should I Implement Change Management Using Prosci?

Objectives are unmet and milestones missed. The speed of adoption slows and projects start going over budget. Your utilization lowers and reworks are required. Employees become fatigued; your project fails to deliver. Morale decline and projects are abandoned. Your customers are impacted and...

January 21, 2020 12:41:00 PM EST

What is Technical Debt
App Development & Integration

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...

March 22, 2019 12:31:02 PM EDT

Establishing Benchmarks for your MDM Strategy Team
App Development & Integration

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...

March 11, 2019 9:15:00 AM EDT

How to Prepare for a Master Data Management Project
App Development & Integration

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.

February 19, 2019 8:30:00 AM EST