Posts Tagged ‘performance’

One Reason To Virtualize

August 23rd, 2010

“Our server room had run out of space, power, and cooling capacity. Several new servers were waiting to be added. We needed to consolidate our servers. This was the one reason why we decided it was time to virtualize.” » Read more: One Reason To Virtualize

Watch Your Speed When Working with Others

July 26th, 2010

A long time ago, I was visiting a friend and we decided to go to a restaurant. I didn’t know where the restaurant was and we needed to take separate cars. My friend said, “No problem. Just follow me.” » Read more: Watch Your Speed When Working with Others

Manage Yourself By Objectives

October 5th, 2009

As a business owner / manager you have a responsibility to ensure that your employees are productive and happy. Management By Objectives (MBO) is a well known and widely adopted method. While MBO is not perfect, MBO does help to set expectations and goals – attributes of a great working environment.

I think you should practice what you preach. When I talk with new entrepreneurs, I strongly suggest that they start by implementing MBO for themselves.

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15 Minutes of Fame – 140 Characters at a time

August 10th, 2009

“In the future everyone will be world-famous for fifteen minutes.” Andy Warhol

I have a theory on why social media is popular with kids. I think it is all about fame, or a variation of fame I call “e-fame.”

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