Building an overall roadmap to achieve lasting value requires a program management approach. Organizations are connected pieces where embracing the inherent value necessitates aligning the pieces in such a way that coordinating the outputs of each unit or piece delivers more value than managing the pieces separately.

24 08, 2018

Your Technology Roadmap – Navigating to Your Destination

By |2018-10-08T10:21:07+00:00August 24th, 2018|IT Roadmap, Project Management|0 Comments

Building and documenting a detailed plan of where you’re going and how you’re going to get there is essential to effectively implementing your IT investment decisions. In my last post “3 and a half fundamentals [...]

9 06, 2018

Eight Essential Steps to Leverage Technology for Growth

By |2018-10-08T10:18:23+00:00June 9th, 2018|IT Roadmap, IT Strategy, Project Management, Technology|0 Comments

The Challenge There is a general belief amongst owners and operators of small and mid-sized companies, that technology can help their business but they are typically overwhelmed with the number of choices. For many this [...]

13 10, 2017

3 and a half fundamentals of IT investment that every SME needs to know

By |2018-10-08T10:22:02+00:00October 13th, 2017|IT Roadmap, Project Management|0 Comments

Making decisions on your IT plans are often plagued with inconsistent information and a general lack of knowledge. Focusing your decision-making process on your business goals may help to minimize the confusion. Technology is the [...]

31 08, 2017

A Kick Ass Approach to Highly Effective Technology for SMB’s – Part 2

By |2018-10-08T10:27:34+00:00August 31st, 2017|IT Roadmap, Project Management, Technology|0 Comments

This is the second in a series of articles outlining ways in which small and medium-sized businesses (SMB’s) can ensure that IT serves their business well through an Enterprise IT for SMB approach. Last time [...]

12 08, 2017

A Kick Ass Approach to Digital Technology Planning for SMB’s

By |2018-10-08T10:27:18+00:00August 12th, 2017|IT Roadmap, Project Management|0 Comments

Everyone has a mobile device. Networks are everywhere. Everyone is online everywhere, all the time. Not quite true, but you get my point. It’s a digital world, made possible by the growing ubiquity of high [...]

9 05, 2017

The Secret to Predictable System Development

By |2018-10-08T10:30:00+00:00May 9th, 2017|Change Management, Product Development, Project Management|0 Comments

Some years ago, I worked as part of a software development organization, which produced the highest quality, most predictable results that I have ever experienced before or since. We never missed a delivery date, always [...]

3 04, 2017

Finding the right technology solution for your SMB

By |2018-10-08T10:37:53+00:00April 3rd, 2017|IT Roadmap, Project Management|0 Comments

So you’ve made a decision to implement some new technology that will help your business. You’ve realized that you can no longer continue with the same old way of doing things; it’s time to move [...]

2 03, 2017

Does My SMB Need an IT Strategy?

By |2018-10-08T10:38:04+00:00March 2nd, 2017|IT Roadmap, IT Strategy, Project Management|0 Comments

On first thought, you may think that the time, effort and complexity of documenting your technology strategy is not worth it. Depending on your business, your objectives and your marketplace, you may be correct. In [...]

28 08, 2015

A Kick Ass Approach to Highly Effective Technology for SMB – Part 1

By |2017-11-21T10:58:44+00:00August 28th, 2015|IT Roadmap, Project Management, Technology|0 Comments

This is the first in a series of articles outlining ways in which Small and Medium-sized Businesses (SMB’s) can ensure that technology serves their business well. Businesses in Canada are under-investing in Information Technology, says [...]