Developing your financial management talent
by Brian Superczynski, Oct 11, 2010
IT financial management has not evolved into a discipline with its own academic programs and certifications. In addition to learning on the job and tailoring programs for your organization, ITIL and PMI courses/certifications will help. But the first step is to recognize this as a unique area that needs to be developed in your organization. more…
Chaos and Complexity #5: Chaos vs. Complexity
by Gary Monti, Oct 12, 2010
When patterns emerge in chaotic environment, adaptation happens. This is called complex adaptive behavior. This is driven by self organization. The hallmark of emergent, complex adaptive behavior is it brings about a change from the starting point that is not just different in degree by in kind. more…
Social Media and Tribes #16: LinkedIn gets a local makeover in India!
by Deepika Bajaj, Oct 13, 2010
Flexible Focus #23: Manners make the man
by William Reed, Oct 14, 2010
Some of the Japanese traditions from the Edo period are still relevant. It shows how to live with respect, culture and style. In this article William has a short list of some key aspects of the Edo manners. You can also download the EDO SHIGUSA MANDALA to start integrating Edo Manners in your life. more…
Worry and Anxiety – Can we really overcome them?
by Vijay Peduru, Oct 15, 2010
We worry about a lot of things. But if you carefully analyze those worries, you will realize that more than 90% of them are needless. Worries only lead to bad situations like relationship problems are health issues. Overcome your worries by understanding that worries are stories we invent about a future situation. These stories will more than likely never happen. On a positive note, invent a good future situation and deliberately think about the good things that will happen in the future. more…