Business Analysis

The Perfect Partnership

Companies often struggle to maintain a good balance between their market activities and their product development efforts. The fact is – most new products are not ready for prime time. This circumstance leads to products that deliver less value than anticipated or fail altogether. This inability of organizations to effectively bring products to market often…

10 things I don’t miss about Access

Takeaway: Database development is outgrowing Access — and even some longtime Access developers aren’t entirely sad about this trend. Whether by Microsoft design or just the will of the database gods, Access development is waning. Most Access developers are now working with SQL Server or SQL Server Express with.NET-based and Web-based development tools. A few…

Work Breakdown Structures [WBS] basics

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Every project should operate according to basic management principles. These principles are tried and tested. Now there are various components involved in the management of every project.  Examples of such components are goals and objectives.  These for instance are discussed in detail at the earliest stages of the project and then are subjected to a…