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Nine Myths That Threaten Software Projects

IT departments often break down the essential components of technology into two categories—hardware and software—but they usually overlook the importance of "peopleware." The term refers to the eff...Read More

Office Cliques Cause Workplace Problems

Did you think that once you got a professional job you'd work with people who were above all the petty nonsense that took place when you were in high school? Did you think you'd outgrow those awful social cliques that do...Read More

Using Metrics to Enrich the Customer Experience

Organizations are not capitalizing on existing resources to better prepare their front-line customer-serving employees, and that includes the use of existing data, according to a recent survey from NICE Systems. Clea...Read More

Strong Leadership Equals Engaged Employees

If anyone had doubts that there's a direct connection between strong leadership and organizational success, the following statistics should put an end to the argument. As compiled by Dan McCarthy, director of ex...Read More

DaaS Emerges as a Critical IT Requirement

Desktop as a service (DaaS) may not grab the same kind of attention as its more established counterparts: software, platform and infrastructure as a service. But that low-key profile may not last, as a significa...Read More

Ten Workplace Lessons From the Military

While it's a discomforting thought, the truth is that the majority of today's employees have probably spent most of their professional careers during a time of war. And, regardless of whether they served in Iraq, A...Read More

How to Unclutter Your Office & Boost Productivity

"An uncluttered desk leads to an uncluttered mind," as the saying goes. Regardless of how you feel about this theory—the notoriously messy Albert Einstein poked fun at it by asking what an empty desk would ...Read More

Smaller Project Teams Are More Productive

At one time or another, almost all information technology professionals have heard cries for more resources. They may even have been the one asking for help. "If only there were more people available for thi...Read More

Annoying Employees Who Disrupt Their Co-Workers

They're crass, obnoxious, devious and completely dysfunctional, yet they somehow manage to keep their jobs. In fact, some of them inexplicably climb up the corporate ladder instead of going in the opposite d...Read More

Nine Reasons Why IT Outsourcing Fails

While there's been some pushback in recent years, the outsourcing of major information technology functions is still alive and well among U.S. organizations. In fact, technology accounts for 28 percent of outsourcing i...Read More

Some Workers Go Rogue With Corporate Budgets

Today's workplace is presenting all kinds of opportunities for devious spending behavior on the part of employees—including outright theft—according to a recent survey from Coupa Software. In its "2...Read More

Sage Business Advice From Trappist Monks

Sometimes, a career is compared to a priesthood, but a recent book, Business Secrets of the Trappist Monks: One CEO's Quest for Meaning and Authenticity (Columbia Business School Publishing/available now), takes this co...Read More

The Ten Best Tech Companies for Work-Life Balance

How would you like to receive a bonus twice a year? Or take a six-week sabbatical every four years, along with mandatory vacations? Then add flex-work arrangements, telecommuting options, on-site fitness c...Read More

Ten Nuggets of Wisdom About Leadership

Over the course of a year, Baseline gets pitched hundreds of books about business leadership. Find that hard to believe? Then type the phrase "leadership books" into an Amazon search, and you'll get at least 94,652 ...Read More

Management Wants Better Cloud Performance

Business deployment of cloud computing solutions has transitioned from the experimental to the "show me" stage, according to a survey conducted by Research in Action for Compuware. Findings reveal that IT decis...Read More
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