There is still a grand tradition in the executive level that any kind of grand pronouncement must be made during an assembly. And since this means the executive needs to be available in real time, said assembly will be some days off. The net result is getting an invitation to a meeting that looks like [...]
The tradition of “we’re going to have a meeting next week to tell you something important” needs to go away.
Hey folks – please learn to type. If you can type well, then you’re less likely to shy away from sending instant messages and emails. Related Book Strategic Business Letters and E-mail Sheryl Lindsell-Roberts Price: $12.76 An excellent reference for business email communications For routine work, I cannot STAND phone calls, for a few reasons: [...]
We’re all familiar with the story of Pandora’s Box – Zeus gave Pandora a beautiful container (actually a large jar in the original Greek) with instructions not to open it. Being human, Pandora was overtaken by curiosity, and opened the box, letting all the evils of the world escape. When she looked inside the box, [...]
Nope – things are just fine, and I’m tooling away. Honest.
Honestly this is my reaction to just about any new “meme activity” From Five Second Films.
“HOW COMPUTER SCIENTISTS ARE TRYING TO STOP SMARTPHONES AND TABLETS FROM BREAKING THE INTERNET” is an article about what research is being done to deal with the explosion of devices connected to the internet. One example given is a routing technology being developed by one researcher to intelligently find closer copies of a file being requested. [...]
When a company makes it almost impossible to get content through them, they’re not saying you can’t watch or listen to it; they’re just saying they don’t want money for it.