21 09, 2020

The Writing On the Wall….What Do You See?


Most people love to read Dilbert. It invites us to laugh about other employees and how they see themselves as well as what they say. Same goes for the show, “The Office" where we find lots to laugh about because we also see the same hysterical drama within where we work. Now with the Pandemic, where most have been required to work from home, many are loving it. In many cases, a company’s employees have been more productive at home versus at the office. Could it be because there are less distractions, less drama, less negative feedback, [...]

The Writing On the Wall….What Do You See?2020-09-23T16:12:51-06:00
20 11, 2019

Once a Trusted Source, No Longer!! Vendor Contracts Part 4


I am going to start out by saying the Carrier industry and specifically the Cellular Carrier industry, is in a sad situation. Who can  you trust? I share one of my stories below about my experience with BIG Blue. I was hired by a customer to review their BIG Blue cellular carrier billing for ways to reduce cost.  Through this process, I discovered some feature plans that were and were not getting discounts. As any of you would do, you go back to the carrier rep and let them know that these features should be getting discounts. [...]

Once a Trusted Source, No Longer!! Vendor Contracts Part 42019-11-21T13:37:26-06:00
30 08, 2019

Trending Predictions For 2019 Followup


Earlier this year, I was approached by LinkedIn to write about what I believed were the trends that I saw happening around us.  As I was writing and correlating information for my  Trends update blog and for those following me on LinkedIn, it came to me that we are in a different time or era in the life of what we call a big company, how we once viewed them and how we need to view them is changing.  These companies, in many ways, can accomplish things that smaller companies cannot because of their cash on hand, amount of [...]

Trending Predictions For 2019 Followup2019-09-10T08:48:02-06:00