Category Archives: Business

We are Hiring! Come Work with Us!

Shane and I both work at a Microsoft Gold Certified Partner company here in St. John’s, Newfoundland called Infotech.  The company has existed since 1994 and has evolved from a small web development shop to a highly focused SharePoint / … Continue reading

Posted in Business, Technology | Comments Off

About Process.

A word that is music to my ears yet sends so many others running for cover. How many times in the run of a week do I get that “Oh here she goes again” look? Usually good natured since most … Continue reading

Posted in Business, Uncategorized | 2 Comments

Can you process the notion of a process?

It?s been a busy week and I feel like generalizing. I have managed to sort the entire population of our planet into 3 categories. A) Those that can always see the big picture despite complexity and can architect processes to … Continue reading

Posted in Business | Comments Off

The 10 Rules of Leading Successful Projects

#10. Don’t Communicate! Everyone knows that communicating with others is a sign of weakness. You should never share with your ideas with teammates. Someone may steal them and put you out of a job!! #9. Avoid Planning and Progress Tracking … Continue reading

Posted in Business | 1 Comment

Staying motivated for your day job

Curt Rosengren has a great post onstaying motivated at your job. I remember being very intrigued by his title “Passion Catalyst” a few months ago when I first saw it listed on another blog. Now that I have been reading … Continue reading

Posted in Business | Comments Off

What Makes a Job Enjoyable??

Workplace happiness and “jerk bosses” are topics I see popping up on a number of blogs lately. The Fast Company crew had some more great guest hosts in last week to discuss such topics (I really like how they do … Continue reading

Posted in Business | 4 Comments

The Opportunity Shop

Imagine yourself walking into a store – it’s filled with shelves and shelves of items that interest and excite you. Now if you are like me, you probably can not afford to purchase every single item. Even if you could, … Continue reading

Posted in Business | Comments Off

Storing Ideas

There is an interesting post on the Fast Company blog regarding where people get ideas and more specifically…how they deal with them. Most of the people commenting are saying that paper systems are the way to go. The original poster … Continue reading

Posted in Business | Comments Off

Not Just Buzzness as Usual

When did talking over your customers’ heads become a wise thing to do? I completely agree that certain words stimulate better reactions in specific audiences however it amazes me how many people just don’t GET it when it comes to … Continue reading

Posted in Business | Comments Off

What a Game!

Being a long weekend, I have decided to take some time to kick back and catch up on some reading and relaxation time. I also watched “Hockey Night in Canada” for first time this season. Unfortunately the Leafs got womped … Continue reading

Posted in Business | Comments Off