Tag: Communication

The 4C's in the wild - SilverStripe Open-Source Community

Following on from few weeks ago where I presented some examples of Web 2.0 - 3.0 technologies and ideas being utilised in everyday life, I would like to continue that theme. Read more about 'The 4C's in the wild - SilverStripe Open-Source Community'...

Web 2.0+ in the wild

As I wonder around Wellington lately I started to realise how much Web 2.0+ (2.5, 3.0) concepts and technologies I actually interact with on a day to day basis. Read more about 'Web 2.0+ in the wild'...

Theory behind the Social Media explosion

I mentioned in the last month some of the history behind why Social Media is in an absolute boom at present. Read more about 'Theory behind the Social Media explosion'...

Our connected past and future

It seems that all throughout history, human beings have been trying to utilise the latest technology of the times in order to connect, communicate, cooperate and colloborate (the 4 C's!). Read more about 'Our connected past and future'...

The Challenges of Project Management - Skill Set Of Good Project Managers

It is important that an appropriate project manager with the right balance of skills is put in place to ensure a successful project. Read more about 'The Challenges of Project Management - Skill Set Of Good Project Managers'...

The Challenges of Project Management - High Performing Teams

Another challenging key factor for project management is the process of creating high performing project teams. Due to projects being considered temporary organisations, that is, they exist for a finite... Read more about 'The Challenges of Project Management - High Performing Teams'...

The Challenges of Project Management - Organisational Structure

Carrying on looking at some of the challenging factors to effective project management today we look at the particular organisational structure that project style work is set in and how... Read more about 'The Challenges in Managing Projects - Organisational Structure'...

The Challenges of Project Management - Introduction

Over the next few weeks I thought I would discuss and post some blog post into some of the challenges in effectively managing projects. Read more about 'The Challenges in Managing Projects - Introduction'...

Do something creative everyday to improve your work enjoyment and engagement

The new year has kicked in with some vigor already. I sat down to do a mind map of all the business opportunities coming up in the next few months and... Read more about 'Do something creative everyday to improve your work enjoyment and engagement'...

Good Communication: The method is part of your message

Often though we need to make sure we are choosing the right method of communication for the right situation.For clear facts and tasks plus communication that doesn't require much emotive... Read more about 'Good Communication: The method is part of your message'...

What is Business Intelligence? An Overview and Neo-Confucian thinking

Business Intelligence is very broad, there is no one correct way to implement it nor is it one specific technology. Read more about 'What is Business Intelligence? An Overview and Neo-Confucian thinking'...

Rackspace Jungle Disk cloud backup storage to help Christchurch business

Following on from a post from the other week regarding Rackspace Cloud technology to help businesses affect by the Christchurch earthquake, I can now confirm that with the help of... Read more about 'Rackspace Jungle Disk cloud backup storage to help Christchurch business'...

Christchurch Earthquake: Rackspace can help out with Cloud to help the NZ IT Community.

UPDATE: 14 March 2011 - I have been working in with my Account Manager friend at Rackspace and it looks like we have secured a number of Jungle Disk accounts... Read more about 'Christchurch Earthquake: Rackspace can help out with Cloud to help the NZ IT Community.'...

Post-Quake Business - Email, Scheduling, Documents and Spreadsheets... Google Apps!

oogle to the rescue again after the great help and success of their Person Finder and Crisis Response applications during the Christchurch, New Zealand Earthquake. Read more about 'Post-Quake Business - Email, Scheduling, Documents and Spreadsheets... Google Apps!'...

Cloud tools to help get your business communications back up and running.

What can I say, the Christchurch earthquake has been an extreme tradgedy and totally devistating to the Canterbury region and New Zealand as a nation. Read more about 'Cloud tools to help get your business communications back up and running.'...

Speaking at the SilverStripe Meetup - 16 Feb 2011

UPDATE: Presentation slides are available on Slideshare Read more about 'Speaking at the SilverStripe Meetup - 16 Feb 2011'...

Xbox Kinect - How to jump around your lounge and be mocked by a gaming console.

Well I picked up my Xbox Kinect on the 18th November (Release day here in New Zealand), I have to say after a little configuration getting it to track and... Read more about 'Xbox Kinect - How to jump around your lounge and be mocked by a gaming console.'...

The Clouds are opening up!

I got an interesting email through from Rackspace Cloud last week... (Rackspace Cloud being a cloud based hosting, virtual server and storage/CDN available from Rackspace hosting.) The are starting an... Read more about 'The Clouds are opening up!'...

Effective communication when working with remote teams

I recently moved to a new city and I have been working from my newly set up home office doing my job completely via teleworking, so far so good. Read more about 'Effective communication when working with remote teams'...