Archive for February, 2015

Great Quotation, 2/23/2015

Tuesday, February 24th, 2015
Share

“The problem with the future is that when it shows up, I’m always older.” — Unknown

Future tense. Very tense.

Tuesday, February 24th, 2015
Share

When you and a computer disagree, how do you resolve the dispute? It’s a tough question with no simple answer.

ManagementSpeak, 2/16/2015

Monday, February 16th, 2015
Share

ManagementSpeak: We will have upper management visitors in our offices on Friday. Those are typically days we like to make the greatest production possible. I suggest looking for customer-facing time, in the field, closing those last orders of the week. We all want to maximize our sales efforts and be as productive as we can. […]

Bad ideas that refuse to die!

Monday, February 16th, 2015
Share

Whether it’s in the IT trade press or vendor promotions, some bad ideas are just too popular to go away.

Great Quotation, 2/9/2015

Tuesday, February 10th, 2015
Share

“Three may keep a secret if two are dead.” — Ben Franklin

More insecurity

Tuesday, February 10th, 2015
Share

When it comes to information security, achieving even the minimum standards of basic professionalism requires as much grunt effort as brilliant insight.

ManagementSpeak, 2/2/2015

Monday, February 2nd, 2015
Share

ManagementSpeak: You’re a valuable member of the team. Translation: We hope you don’t take your accounts with you when we let you go. And we at KJR hope everyone continues to listen for ManagementSpeaks. Thanks!

From the mailbag, about PIPs

Monday, February 2nd, 2015
Share

KJR’s readers weigh in on the subject of Performance Improvement Plans. Read ’em – it could happen to you without warning.

my photoBob Lewis is a senior management consultant with Dell Services. He has published these columns once a week in one form or another since 1996.

Disclaimer: All opinions, statements, representations, allegations, images (if published) and anything else that appears here is the sole responsibility of the author. Dell has and had nothing to do with it, other than saying it's okay to continue publishing KJR.

Recent Posts

Topics

Blogroll


Archives