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Leading Remotely…Making better Leaders

Leading Remotely…Making better Leaders

Most businesses are switching to either a remote or hybrid model to help employees in these pandemic times, and employees are loving the freedom in which it brings. I've seen more than a couple managers struggle with this change, so if you have felt this way, you are not alone. Most managers are used to being able to see the people they are [...]

Project communication between “non-techie” stakeholders and “techies”

Project communication between “non-techie” stakeholders and “techies”

In all the different jobs that I've had over my career, I've had a mix of technical and non-technical managers on projects. Most of the time, the non-technical managers just leave the technical stuff to the technical ones in the project, but sometimes I don't believe that's the best for a project, because each of these disciplines will come at a [...]

Consultants how to communicate errors!

Consultants how to communicate errors!

    If you ever spent any time as an IT consultant, then you understand that it can be a stressful, especially when things go wrong.  Every consultant will eventually have to deal with a mistake, either made by them or someone else.  Though mistakes are a part of the job, what happens next is important.  Some companies that I have dealt with [...]

What your boss doesn’t want to hear

What your boss doesn’t want to hear

    I’ve been on both sides of the managers desk, and recently when talking with another tech, I thought about excuses that I’ve heard and some that I may have used.  An important part of any IT department is communication and following through with projects or workload, and someone's excuses can hurt that department.  I didn’t [...]