Remove systemic hurdles

As portfolio manager, I have a team working on the execution of contracts, attending customers and trying to compete on the market with our solutions and value propositions. When looking I look at the way we sell, offer and deliver, you find systemic hurdles that affect negatively to the ability to succeed. By that reason … Read more

Talaia, Open PPM

This product came to my inbox: It’s aligned with PMI. You can integrate it with Redmine. It does not store documents, you need to use a separate repository. It does not cover the scheduling capabilities as MS-Project. Covers the needs of so many roles in an organization, not just Project Managers: Portfolio Manager. Functional … Read more

Effort to earn 7,5% is tough right now

This graph is very indicative about the huge efforts to perform earnings on financial services right now. They seemed to be easy in 1995, but in 2005 the effort and the risk exposure is so huge. It’s easy to understand why GE sold GE Money, and other major transformations that are happening. How is it … Read more

Corporate performance management (CPM)

Corporate performance management (CPM) builds on a foundation of business intelligence, according to key performance indicators such as revenue, return on investment, overhead, and operational costs and is the crucial capability by which to monitor and manage an organisation’s performance. According to Gartner: “CPM is an umbrella term that describes the methodologies, metrics, processes and … Read more

Jalios, notes

Jalios offers portal solutions for intranets with a focus on collaboration and document management. Their major competitor is SharePoint. They are working right now on the French market. Notes for my review    

Discovering Kik

I have been reviewing Kik, specially the ability to create your own bot. You interact with the development environment through a bot that adds you into the development environment and that guides you about the next steps you can perform to create a bot and a bot user. It is interesting to see the bot … Read more