Category Archives: Management

Management related post for topics like leadership, strategy, marketing etc.

How to enable your self for success

Need some tips for how to prepare your self for success? Awardinternetsolutions.com has created a list of 10 Secret Tips for Success. I’d suggest you have a look at them. It includes tips like becoming a learner, making judgements and … Continue reading

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A simple method for estimating and evaluating risk

A simple way to calculate, evaluate and manage an identified risk is to look at two specific properties and that is its probability and impact. Calculating the risk Let’s have a look at the steps in calculating the risk! Step … Continue reading

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Project vs Line organization and their responsibilities

Have you ever wondered why you got both a line organization and a project organization, a.k.a. matrix organization? What is the responsibility of each organization? Project vs Line in a Matrix Organization The line organization is often divided into a … Continue reading

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I wish I heard no but

Have you ever heard something similar to the following sentences? ”Your product is fantastic, but it is not what we are looking for.” ”You are doing a great job, but I wish you could do this as well.” How great … Continue reading

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Not making an ass of both you and me

I’ve been told that when you assume things, you make an Ass of U and Me. Instead you should communicate, which means that you should talk, ask and discuss with the people you interact with. So do not make any … Continue reading

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How to handle your personal brand online

As usual, Dilbert delivers great strips related to both software and management! Especially the one below, since I’ve set up this site as a part of promoting my personal brand on-line. I believe that the importance of promoting your self … Continue reading

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De-motivation survey

I just read a interesting blog post by Robert W. Swaim on de-motivation, based on the theories of Peter Drucker, which got me thinking that I should set up a survey to get some real data. I’ll publish the result … Continue reading

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6 ways to make people like you

Six ways to make people like you by Dale Carnegie Become genuinely interested in other people. Smile. Remember that a person’s name is to that person the sweetest and most important sound in any language. Be a good listener. Encourage … Continue reading

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3 Fundamental Techniques in Handling People

3 fundamental techniques for handling people by Dale Carnegie Don’t criticize, condemn or complain. Give honest and sincere appreciation. Arouse in the other person an eager want.

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Open Services Value Chain

As a part of working on my master’s thesis I needed a figure on the Open Services Value Chain which is presented in Henry Chesbrough’s latest book ”Open Services Innovation”. A quick search on google resulted in no useable figures … Continue reading

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