What's the magic verb? To focus!


I am sure you have seen this before: meeting is starting, everyone have their laptop open, ready to jump in with valuable inputs and build a constructive discussion but…no… those tablets and especially the laptops are there to respond to emails, put the last touches on the presentation do be shown after the current speaker or better yet, browse the web for the results of yesterday’s game.

You are the presenter and you have to fight for attention from your audience to reach the goal that you have set for yourself for the next few minutes.
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Project Management in 5 easy steps

In my many years in the industry, I have learned that, unless you set deliverables and deadlines, there are very few chances that the project you are planning will have any timely and accurate outcome. This very basic rule of engagement and commitment to get things going is the one that will make the difference between a test idea and a possible production item. Here are 5 easy steps that must be taken to ensure that your project will come to fruition, regardless of its size. Read More…

Winning Together

With today’s pressures about getting quick results and tightly managing resources, teamwork and partnerships are the essence of success. Yet, I have felt quite a great level of confusion between those aspects of collaboration.... let’s try to shed some light. Read More…

Marketing considerations for the IoT world

Would it be impressive if the next marketing offer showing off on your smartwatch is linked to the need you will experience in 1 minute? Would it be that unbelievable that your next balance meal choices are presented to you based on your habits, weather, location and time you have available before your next activity? Would it be sensational that your doctor could anticipate your next medical needs based on your vitals, medications taken and stress level at work?
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3 Easy Rules for Innovators

If you are a chef or anyone passionate about food, which would you rather present to your guests: a nicely roasted chicken, with crispy skin, steamy vegetables and fresh salad or, Chicken nuggets with a brown curry-look-like sauce? What message is sent to your guests by each choice? Read More…