Speed Review: Winning Decisions

Review Tools and a Process For Making Decisions As everyone says, “Work smarter, not harder.” In Winning Decisions: Getting It Right the First Time , authors J. Edward Russo & Paul J.H. Schoemaker, two experts and professors in the field of decision...

Interesting New Term – Streaming Analytics

I just learned a new term – Streaming analytics. Apparently streaming analytics is the application of analytics to data while it’s in motion, and before it’s stored – and includes data manipulation, normalization, cleansing and pattern of interest detection. Streaming...

7 Communication Skills to Succeed in Work and Life

7 Communication Skills to Succeed in Work and Life. Communication is a requirement for almost any job and almost any life activity.  So the better you are communicating the better you will be in life. Here are my top 7 communication skills to succeed in Work and Life:...

The 7 Keys to Being Better Understood

This list of the 7 keys to being better understood is intended help you succeed more by helping you focus more on how you say something than what you actually say. A fundamental intent of most of us is being better understood.  But, in reality, mutual understanding is...

Business Management

Change – Complex systems are in a complex state of flux.  Focus on what you can control.  Do not become attached to one way to do something.  Small independent book stores gave way to Barnes and Nobel and other big box book sellers.  Then then gave way to...