What if all companies, or organizations, worried a little less about themselves? What if companies instead worried about the impact they could have and how to speed progress towards that goal? It appears Tesla Motors has done just that. Take a look at the post on their blog where they say, “All our patents belong […]
Too many believers of any religion think they are completely different from business. I can’t tell you how many times I’ve been in a non-profit and heard someone say, I’m so glad I don’t work in the dark secular world of business. Really? Business and faith both are selling a solution to problems. Get over […]
I bet you’ve heard people say it. But what do they mean? That’s in release Too often the area of ITIL Release and Deployment Management suffers from being the catch all process. If something is currently being addressed, then … it’s in release. That’s sad and insufficient. Three Processes of Release And Deployment A better […]
Action. Thinking is good, but action is better. I’ve been called a “thinker”. While they meant well that monicker also reveals one of my shortcomings. I often get stuck thinking about the actions I could take. But see when that happens, what gets done? NOTHING. So … just start taking action. Those may be little […]
We are using Six Sigma for internal process improvement while at the same time I’m reading The Power of Pull. I found myself wondering if we these two theories can co-exist. Six Sigma is deeply rooted in process improvement; finding cost savings through innovation and iterative improvements. Sounds great in theory and has substantial research […]
Where do you turn for strength, wisdom, and understanding when times get tough or … confusing? For me I turn to God through the book of Colossians. Today is one of those days. I could go on by describing the oddities that have happened in the past 24 hours. I could explain the source of […]
Exploring the Red Rock Canyon Open Space in Colorado Springs.