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The War on “Busy”-ness

By |February 18th, 2015|Categories: Communication|Tags: , |

It’s no wonder we call it “Business,” though more often than not, it should be "busy-ness." Ask any business-person “how are you doing?” or “how’s it going?” and most will respond with “busy.” The word “busy” is an empty yet powerfully addictive word. Its use has become a reflex for many people and [...]

The Twelve Principles of Cybersecurity Warfare

By |February 6th, 2015|Categories: Technology|Tags: , , , , |

The following is a collaborative article with Brian Kelly, Chief Security Officer at Rackspace in San Antonio, TX. All views are in this article are attributable to Justin and Brian and do not represent the views of Rackspace or any other company. Introduction Several years ago, Justin and I had a c [...]

The Wonderful World of CES

By |January 12th, 2015|Categories: Communication|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

The following article is a guest blog by Katharine Greis. Katharine is Vice President of Business Development and Event Production at Starcom MediaVest Group (SMG). The opinions expressed within this article are her own and do not in any way reflect those of SMG, their affiliates or partners. CES is [...]

Five Universal Truths of Quality

By |January 5th, 2015|Categories: Business, Culture, Life|Tags: , , , , |

Quality. That word has so many meanings. To say something “has quality” or is “of good quality” or is “quality made” seems to be, like so many things a function of the trust you place in the person making the claim combined with individual standards we each apply to determine “what is good” and “wha [...]

Sexy Versus Secure

By |December 26th, 2014|Categories: Technology|Tags: , , , , |

The following article is a collaborative guest blog by Rohit Dasgupta, Cauvery Mallangada Kalaiah, Snehal Kasal, Nathan Layman, Aditya Sharangdhar, and Justin Greis. With the holiday season in full swing, many of you are shopping and most likely have already bought one or more electronic gadgets. Ga [...]

Introducing: #ForkTrick

By |December 14th, 2014|Categories: Life|Tags: , , , , |

As a kid, I learned an amazing trick from a waiter that I have carried with me for many years. I have performed this trick at bars, restaurants, meetings, conferences, and get-togethers and it always generates a smile, a few bewildered looks and a whole lot of fun.  So, after many years of table-sid [...]

Email Acknowledgment: 10-4 Good Buddy!

By |December 8th, 2014|Categories: Communication|Tags: , |

Those who have worked with radios use a system of speech codes called “APCO 10 Codes” or “10 Codes” (see APCO: Association of Public-Safety Communications Officials). 10 Codes were adopted to provide clarity and brevity for the operation of two-way radios. Perhaps the best known 10 Code is “10-4” wh [...]

Ten Tips for Success with Microsoft SharePoint Online

By |December 4th, 2014|Categories: Technology|Tags: , , , , |

The following article is a collaborative guest blog by Eli Tsinovoi, Snehal Kasal, Brian Myung, and Justin Greis. As one of the top enterprise content management solutions, SharePoint provides business users with many fantastic features right out of the box. Like any technology-enabled solution, the [...]

Baking Thanks into Thanksgiving

By |November 26th, 2014|Categories: Life|Tags: , , |

In my family, we have a Thanksgiving tradition but it doesn’t start until the day after Thanksgiving. It’s called T2 which loosely translates to "Thanksgiving, Part 2." You see, we take all our leftovers and make even more delectable dishes out of the scraps of whatever remains after the "day-of" fe [...]

The CIO and the T-Rex: Adapt or Die

By |November 18th, 2014|Categories: Business, Technology|Tags: , , , , |

We all know that Information Technology changes at break-neck speed; that's no secret. New disruptive technologies continue to make us more efficient, reduce cost, grow revenues and eliminate frustration. With new technologies introduced into the enterprise landscape every day, we are seeing signs t [...]

Resume Optics

By |November 10th, 2014|Categories: Career|Tags: , , |

A good resume can be your business calling card and should convey your experience and expertise to others. I've reviewed hundreds of student and experienced professional resumes and it always amazes me what people accomplish throughout their careers.  Yet often times the format of the resume fights [...]

Road Warriors: Don’t be “That Guy”

By |September 25th, 2014|Categories: Life|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |

Last year I flew nearly 130 segments, spent the majority of my work-week in hotels and drove countless rental car miles. By most definitions I am a road warrior. Now that's a funny term: "road warrior." The words seems to imply some kind of soldier or militant deployed to the business battlefield. T [...]

Intern Advice: Gloria Chan

By |September 18th, 2014|Categories: Career|Tags: , , |

A few weeks back I put the call out for any interns willing to share advice from their internship and one of my students, Gloria Chan, answered the call. On an "Awesome Scale" of 1-to-10, Gloria is a 14. Why 14? Gloria's energy and positive attitude is infectious. In my class, she approached every c [...]

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