Archive for: August, 2011

Samsung to Buy WebOS???

Well the world of mobile OS is in a tizzy right now.  There are rumours that Samsung and LG are being pressured by the South Korean Government to drop Android and support the development of a new mobileOS that is home grown in South Korea.  Not this is just a rumour but it would actually…

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Sell the Relationship…then let them Buy the Rest

I have always found success in being a more laid back and BE the right fit kind of Sales Professional.  I will not try to put a square peg into a round hole and say it fits…it does not work in the long run.

The danger of fitting people into "boxes"

I am sure that anyone who has sat through a training session, read a book on how to sell or otherwise took it upon themselves to walk the path of Self Enlightenment have seen the “boxing” of personalities as a way to better understand how to present and persuade people.

I refuse to be another Tech Blogger Eulogizing the Career of Steve Jobs

For the past two days it has been all Steve Jobs all the time.  I can not open my inbox without another alert about his Retirement.  I can not look through my Zite App without 75% coverage on Steve Jobs.  I have had it up to my eyeballs with everyone saying good bye to the…

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Technology Purge – only to make room for new Toys

Some news made it to my inbox yesterday that will allow me to really crank my Geek Factor up by at least 12 next week.  Unfortunately it will come at the expense of saying goodbye to some old Tech Friends from my home. I have been plotting and visiting the components of a new Desktop…

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A Step Outside of Technology – Just for Today

I decided to take a step outside of writing about technology today because I had a great day yesterday with my daughter…and what I saw shook me to the core.

Collaboration hits Education – In a Big Way

The world of collaboration has been much talked about in every enterprise regardless of industry but with a special focus on Education this week I thought that I would look at a product that many of my clients have been raving about…  

Open Education – Removing barriers through Technology

I have many clients in the Education Sector and while budgets tighten (mainly because of the tightening of State and Provincial Budgets) I see, hear and feel that there is one common theme from the IT Departments: Technology is the Great Equalizer…if we can do it with a strategic vision and tactical understanding!

Invest in the Bank of YOU!

With the economy in the toilet and the price of Gold at record highs it would be simple for me to say…pull all your savings and invest in Gold, not just the investment but in buying actual Gold pieces and putting them away for safe keeping.  This would help safeguard yourself from any impending global…

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Summer is almost over

There is always a sadness when the dog days of summer come to an end.  Amazingly as much complaining as we Canadian’s do about the heat, we miss it terribly when the Winter Lows come and we are buried under 5 feet (1.5 meters) of snow but there is a defined change here in Canada…

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