Archive for June, 2013
ManagementSpeak: We have three initiatives that we are announcing today: 1. Maximize revenue. 2. Expand our offering. 3. Support employee growth. Translation: We have one initiative we’re announcing today: Maximize profits. Speaking of initiatives, this week’s contributor showed his by sending this in. Why not you?
Faced with declining profits, too many businesses fix the income and expense statement instead of the problem. The solution? Defining “engineer” more broadly, then putting more engineers into management roles.
“Tomorrow is the second day of the rest of your life.” – Source unknown
Just graduate? Looking for a job? Want to tell prospective employers all about yourself? Don’t.
“Opportunity is missed by most people because it is dressed in overalls and looks like work.” – Thomas Edison
The cloud this week: One part intense headache, two parts potential value.
ManagementSpeak: There’s no need to argue the points. Translation: I can’t defend mine, and you have no leverage. Thanks go to a well-known business commentator who really should know better.
Ignore the naysayers. If you want to do real work on a tablet, it’s okay. And that want can have a big impact on which tablet you choose.