HR. What is it to your business?

HR or Human Resources is often frequently misunderstood and underappreciated within businesses.  How do you educate and maximise the effectiveness of HR?  First you need to understand it’s role as it relates to you and the rest of the business. HR’s Role HR’s Primary Challenges Repetition vs. Creativity in HR   [read more=”Read more” less=”Read less”] HR’s Role Defining HR? …

eLearning does your business need it?

eLearning does not require extensive IT knowledge. Making the most of your investment in training can require support. Training is a costly investment for any business requiring investment to get exactly what you need.  Decision makers must buy-in to training for it to be effective. eLearning can offer you a global solution however it requires some skills and knowledge to …

What is a database?

What is a database and why would you use one?  This article explores some of the most commonly asked questions and frequently overlooked aspects of databases. I also include some of the best questions I’ve received in my 3rd and 4th year lectures on databases, to try paint a quick and concise understanding of most of the most used technologies …

The technical make up of language – Lexicon and Grammar

This article examines the technical make up of language, the lexicon and grammar.  It also examines how they apply not only in every day conversation but in the importance of management and communication. Understanding the structure of language allows you to better review your communications. Lexicon and grammar The meaning of a word You know two languages already Language in …

The efficiency of Micro-Habits

Micro-habits can reduce stress, improve efficiency and make you feel better.  So why are they not taught or planned into most people’s lives? This article examines What are micro-habits How to define your own micro-habits Useful micro-habits to adopt examining business operations in terms of micro-habits [read more=”Read more” less=”Read less”] What are micro-habits Firstly what is a habit Wikipedia …

The business value of reusability

Reusability started in terms of computers and programming but has far wider business ramifications. Reusability can lead to massive time savings, cost reduction and huge productivity leaps. What is it? How can you leverage it? Let’s go through it. The Basics When should you apply reusability? Reusability in IT terms Wrap up   [read more=”Read more” less=”Read less”] The basics …