I am much more of fox than hedgehog. No, I don’t blog every day, but it’s fair to say that I’m pretty prolific. On this site alone, you’ll find a boatload of posts on higher education, Big Data, technology, management, platforms, communications, analytics, and other topics. They generally fall into the following buckets: insights, provocations, musings, predictions, and rants. I write more about big ideas than listicles and snackable content. Finally, I inject humor often into my posts and despise jargon. Click here to see an interactive word cloud and heat map of my posts’ tags.
Blind faith in consulting firms is rarely justified.
Thoughts on Trainspotting, golf, Slashdot, and Pearl Jam.
PMs are important but not omnipotent.
Why we need to peel back the onions.
Thoughts on the pros and cons of a dedicated PM.
No organization can rest on its laurels.
A warts-and-all tale of system mismanagement.
Some are making ill advised moves.
Organizations that cling to antiquated processes are colliding with new technologies.
Software vendors have recently announced increases in their annual support fees. What to do?
Clients and consultants often have unique and different focuses during business hours.
SOA and SOX have changed the game.
Organizations need to identify essential employees via succession planning.
Twitter has been experiencing more than its fair share of growing pains recently.
Thoughts on traditional vs. milestone consulting.
Financial firms tend to have many of the same issues as the rest of the corporate world.