Author: jfloyd

Hard to fill IT jobs

Interesting list of hard to fill IT jobs published on Tech Republic. I am not sure I agree some of these are hard to find. Perhaps recruiters are looking in all the wrong places.

Did you Know?

This YouTube video is design to spark conversation. It’s message is that the world we live in is changing rapidly. Are you keeping up? Does your company have the infrastructure in place to manage rapid change? Are you personally prepared…

CareerConnects Speaking Engagement

I am schedule to speak at the 2010-Jan-29 CareerConnects “Connection-building-eye-opening-career-boosting-resume-blackhole-less-shindig” at St. Edwards University. My topic is “Do I need my MBA/PMP?” The registration fee is less than the cost of a lunch out. Join in the fun.

Life Long Education

As I write this I am two days away from completion of my final class toward a Masters of Business Administration. I recently purchased an iPhone and as a result loaded iTunes on my Windows computer to sync music, contacts,…

Google DataCenter in a Box

It must be innovation week, here at Jeff Floyd on Management. The previous post on storage reminded me of a CNET story on a motherboard design used by Google. Google’s mother board design is tailored for cloud computing with built-in…

Mass Storage Game Changer

Along the lines of my last post, the team at BackBlaze had a problem to solve. They needed to inexpensively store a lot of data. Their solution is innovative, and they have published a description titled, “Petabytes on a budget:…

Human Resource Management System

Clearly, the HRM systems of an organization must complement the other departments/systems in the organization. Picture a wagon with a rope on each corner. Now picture four kids pulling on those ropes in four different directions. The wagon may move,…

Project Management WebSites

The list below contains recommended project management web Sites. To help keep the list clean and scalable, the links are grouped into categories. Professional Organizations www.pmi.org www.asapm.org Project Management Tools www.microsoft.com/project www.project-management-software.org General Project Management Information www.projectmanagement.com (formally www.gantthead.com) www.allpm.com…