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August 29, 2015

In a recent discussion, the topic of whether KPIs, bonuses and goals should be eligible for all employees within an organization.  I think KPIs and bonus are two different conversations, and as such, should be dealt …

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Using Microsoft Word 2013 to Publish Blog Posts

April 27, 2013
Start a New Document in Word 2013

A while ago, I wrote a post about using Microsoft Word 2007 and Live Writer as a blog writer and publisher. I have always written all of my posts in Microsoft Word but manually copied …

Training Often Gets Forgotten in the Rush to Release The New

April 24, 2013
UserTrouble

When I was early in my career, I often aggressively rolled out new systems and applications with minimal planning or rigorous testing.  Some very serious lessons were learned during those times about the importance of …

Giving Something New a Try: Evernote to OneNote

April 15, 2013 4 Comments
OneNote

I have been an Evernote user for a long time.  I have been delighted with the product and have never experienced a single problem or glitch.  With that being said, I moved my content out from …

Saying Good-Bye to Some Old Apps

March 21, 2013
Success Failure

All good things must come to an end so goes the saying. And with the recent scheduled shutdown of Google’s Reader service, my mind goes back to a couple of my other favorite Internet services.
For instance, …

When Tech (or Customer Service) Just Does Not Go Far Enough

September 25, 2012
Need For Speed

We LOVE technology. Let’s be honest to say that technology is all around us, and we are in love with it all. Sure, we all complain about it, but try to take the smart phone …

Finding the Time to Do Everything

September 23, 2012
Clock White - Challenges with finding enough time

24 measly hours in a day divided up among competing priorities and initiatives that always seem to need more time than we have available. The joys of modern life seem to have ever-increasing demands of …