Getting more done with more: How to manage staff

Reflecting on performance management, I decided to reach out to a connection for a comment on the idea of getting more done with more - managing. Here's the reply from Scott Simmerman, Ph.D. - "The Square Wheels Guy" :

Published on: November 15th, 2013 Ron Richard

Strengths, information security, collaboration, quality and more… Hello World!

Hello world! Welcome to my first IT World blog post. So you have an idea of what to expect, the type of sharing being planned for coming posts is to showcase experts and

Published on: September 4th, 2013 Ron Richard

10 tips for boosting network performance

Tracking and cracking network performance problems is no easy task. More than a matter of identifying often mystifying bottlenecks, ensuring network efficiency requires an almost preternatural understanding of your organization's IT operations, as

Published on: June 2nd, 2010 matt prigge and paul venezia

CA promotes ‘Lean IT’ management approach

Computer Associates launched a baker’s dozen of software product improvements this week along with a proposal for approaching IT management that sounds a lot like a well-known manufacturing methodology. The Islandia, NY-based applications

Published on: April 29th, 2009 Shane Schick

Halogen lights up with JMI investment

The performance and talent management software market is taking off, and Ottawa vendor Halogen Software is reaping the benefits, courtesy of a growth investment from the Baltimore-based JMI Equity.Halogen cited a Bersin &

Published on: July 9th, 2008 Briony Smith


Ottawa-based Cognos Inc. will acquire performance management software vendor Applix Inc. in a US$339 million deal that will see the Canadian business intelligence vendor expanding its reach in the financial performance market. Westborough,

Published on: September 4th, 2007 Mari-Len De Guzman

Platform health: It’s all about the users

It wasn’t meant to be this way. Platform health was supposed to transfer directly to user experience. But the prevalence of online applications, and the use of simple office applications in WAN environments,

Published on: August 2nd, 2007 Tim Wilson

Oracle rolls out renewed PeopleSoft 9

Oracle Corp. continued to release pieces of its PeopleSoft Enterprise 9 applications suite, turning its attentions to performance management. The move is part of Oracle's most substantial revamp of the suite since acquiring

Published on: August 28th, 2006 China Martens

BI keeps the beer flowing

COMMENT ON THIS ARTICLEWhile beer has been known to diminish intellectual - and other - performance, business intelligence (BI) is being used to boost an international brewer's performance and corporate smarts. Labatt Breweries

Published on: July 26th, 2006 Rosie Lombardi