Remote Tech Pods: The Future of IT Consulting?

Remote Tech Pods: The Future of IT Consulting? The ideal pod design would include comfortable workstations, networked printers, and more. People have been using remote work sites for some time. Satellite offices abound in many industries. But an office specifically designed for [...]

By | 2016-12-14T11:34:53+00:00 April 22nd, 2015|Tags: , , , |

Why Healthcare No Longer Dominates Health

Why Healthcare No Longer Dominates Health In undergraduate cell biology class, my professor had made an outrageous and serendipitous statement: if science could solve the mystery of shortening telomeres, theoretically, one’s life could be extended indefinitely or even restored. Telomeres are stretches of DNA at [...]

By | 2016-12-14T11:34:53+00:00 April 2nd, 2015|Tags: , , |

Why are BAs Like Grey Matter?

Why are BAs Like Grey Matter? Imagine an IT project as a brain. The entire brain structure and all of its parts are important in order for the organ to function properly, with each specialized component playing a critical role. Gray matter is the network [...]

By | 2016-12-14T11:34:53+00:00 March 11th, 2015|Tags: , , , , |

Think You’re Cut out to be a Business Analyst? Take this Quiz to Find out!

Think You're Cut out to be a Business Analyst? Take this Quiz to find out! Are you interested in understanding business processes? Do you like asking a plethora of questions? Would you consider communication to be a key [...]

Grease the Gears of Good Communication for Project Success

Grease the Gears of Good Communication for Project Success Did you know that one of the top 10 reasons IT projects fail is due to poor, inefficient and ineffective communication? Yes, if you do a Google search for “Why do IT projects fail?” you will [...]

By | 2016-12-14T11:35:13+00:00 December 10th, 2014|Tags: , , , , , |

Scared of Change? You May Need some Organizational Change Management: The Importance of Incorporating OCM in Project Planning

Scared of Change? You May Need some Organizational Change Management: The Importance of Incorporating OCM in Project Planning OCM (Organizational Change Management) is a framework for managing the effect of new business processes, changes in organizational structure, or cultural changes within [...]

By | 2016-12-14T11:35:16+00:00 November 13th, 2014|Tags: , , , , , , , |

Technology: The Whipping Boy for Mistakes Made by Committees

Technology: The Whipping Boy for Mistakes Made by Committees A Texas hospital was quick to claim a technology defect for the miscommunication that led to the death of an Ebola patient and subsequent infection of health care workers.  The deaths were tragedies, but [...]

By | 2016-12-14T11:35:16+00:00 November 4th, 2014|Tags: , , , , , , , |