Every year Amazon Prime members wait for the day when they can be even more so glued to their computers. This years Prime day was actually a day and a half long due to pass success of the gazillion dollars amazon makes on the day. Users are anxious to get their hands on the lightning deals where only a product is available for only so long and there is only a limited number … [Read more...] about Amazon Prime Day, a prime fail.
I'm sure we've all worked on projects at work. Let's face it, our days are probably associated with multiple tasks that will be used to fulfill a project, or at minimum, contribute to it. After reading A Short Course in Project Management, it really had me thinking about the project management that I deal with on a daily basis. Putting together marketing campaigns, creating the … [Read more...] about Managing the Triple Constraint Every Day
IBM's Watson wasn't just a flash in the pan experiment for the purposes of winning Jeopardy! Watson's capabilities are now being utilized across many industries, including automotive. My company offers an online chat bot product named Ana Bot, which is built entirely on the IBM Watson platform. (Catch a glimpse here --> https://youtu.be/KMTH3U1QdLE <-- I'm not in sales, … [Read more...] about Watson is Everywhere
In regards to Agile versus Waterfall, the question “which is the right methodology for my company?” is the wrong question. Companies need to be skilled in both project management practices in order to achieve the best results. The correct question that should be asked is “What attributes make a project a better fit for Agile or Waterfall?” It is essential to match the method to … [Read more...] about Agile vs. Waterfall: Which is the right methodology for my company?
We’ve spent a lot of time talking about Waterfall and Agile methodologies and best practices for both. One thing that I wanted to highlight is the process and challenges that can arise when transitioning a team from one to the other. Like most, my team had been using waterfall for years, as it was the most common and well known practice. When our leadership had the bright idea … [Read more...] about From Waterfall to Agile : The Painful Transition That No One Talks About