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Think Like an Athlete: 11 Tips for Business

Think like an athlete, learn to sell and know noise. Those were among the tips offered up to entrepreneurs by Denis Breen (@profitpal_denis) at this month’s Entrepreneurs Anonymous meetup. Managing Director of ProfitPal (@profitpalie), an accounting and tax advice firm, Breen was passing on advice gleaned from his own experience and his company’s dealings with…

John Oliver on "native advertising"

Only an Idiot Could Not Tell the Difference…

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The need for online media to pay the bills while consumers refuse to pay for news has led to the rise of “native advertising,” or sponsored content designed to blend in with existing news. It is hard — and probably hypocritical — to fault news organizations’ need to find a business model. However, I find…

Before You Say Computers Made The World A Better Place, Listen To The First Word And The Last Word From A Converted Racist*

Part of an ongoing series blogging the bejayzus out of Project Management Body of Knowledge (PMBOK). * The headline came from UpworthyGenerator.com and has nothing to do with anything at all, however remotely, about Project Scope or Work Breakdown Structures. PMBOK Summarized (an eBook of the posts). The previous post is here. Define Scope We…

Collect Requirements ITTO

Collect Requirements or Die!

Part of an ongoing series blogging the bejayzus out of Project Management Body of Knowledge (PMBOK). PMBOK Summarized (an eBook of the posts). The previous post is here. The next in the series is here. Collect Requirements This is finding out, recording and managing the stakeholders’ needs for the project. It forms the basis for…

Plan Scope Management ITTO

A Project Management Plan Will Astound You

Part of an ongoing series of blogging the Project Management Body of Knowledge (PMBOK). PMBOK Summarized (an eBook of the posts). The previous post is here. The next post is here. Develop Project Management Plan With initiation complete, it is time to start planning the project. This is a huge process group because it contains…