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Travels 2016 – A look back

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It was a busy 2016 for me.   Like every year, lots of travel (airplanes, hotels, cars, and conference rooms) .  It is always good to visit customers  and talk about the latest tech trends with them face to face.  I love to do that, and I am lucky to do it. It was about 61 […]

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Thank you 2016 – Welcome 2017

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A new year begins.   For many reasons (and not only the obvious one)  2016 was a strange one.     We look forward to 2017 and beyond with the best of hopes…     Wishing everyone the best! P.S For some reason, as I write this, this saying  comes to mind:  Do not look […]

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Experience is worth it!

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This is not mine, but It was a good reminder that experience is worth it and to charge for the value of your services.   A critical gearbox failed and no one could fix it. So they brought in a bloke with great trouble-shooting experience. He inspected the gear drive very carefully. After looking things […]

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How often do you get home?

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It has  been a tough couple of travel days, and decided that the night was better spent catch up on work.  For dinner I chose to eat at the hotel restaurant, which, to be honest, I prefer to avoid, except for rare occasions. Like most of us, I usually mind my own business, and do […]

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Virtual Reality: Not only for gamers

I have seen many videos of virtual reality technology and sat is a couple of demos, but I must say it was early on technology (choppy at best, and generally slow) My son  re-introduced me to virtual reality this weeend when he dropped by with a set of VR googles in which you put your phone […]

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How to Engage Millennials

Definitely a current topic! Finally emerging from the shadows of Gen Xers, most millennials are now in the workforce. But study after study has shown that millennials are different from Gen Xers and even from Baby Boomers, the generation that raised them. ” Develop long-term  niche relationships”   https://www.visioncritical.com/how-engage-millennials-customer-insight-and-marketing/ 2015-09-23T00:00:16-05:00

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Truth is a Battle of Perceptions

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We’ve all been through it before. We’re in a meeting, or having a discussion with a client, when suddenly we feel like reality has been turned on its head. Our client insists that something happened, when we know it didn’t. Perhaps it has to do with who was supposed to handle a portion of a project, […]

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The Board of Advisors In Your Mind

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We’ve all heard it a million times before, “you are your own worst critic”. We are so worried about what others are going to say or thing about us when we take a particular actions that very often we forget to listen to our deep inner voices.  The ones that matter.   Because of this tendency, […]

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