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Free exchange: Pardon the disruption


DESTROYING the old to make way for the new is the essence of market economies. Karl Marx thought it one of the nastier qualities of capitalism whereas Joseph Schumpeter, an Austrian economist, cast “creative destruction” in more positive light, as the only route to sustained growth. In the 1990s Clayton…

Project Communications On A Budget

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Project communications is really important: there’s a section in the A Guide to the Project Management Body of Knowledge (PMBOK® Guide)—Fifth Edition that focuses on stakeholder management and communication is a big part of making sure that stakeholders know what is going on. I know from personal experience that it’s…

Six Key Lessons of DevOps


By Samuel Greengard It’s no secret that agile IT has emerged as a mantra for the digital age. But behind the massive buzz, organizations are discovering that the concept makes sense … and maximizes dollars. One area attracting a lot of attention is DevOps, which introduces a more collaborative and iterative…