IT PM

Berkley webcasts

If you aren’t aware of it yet, most of the major universities out there are offering their courses for free online now a days. One of them is Berkley: http://webcast.berkeley.edu/courses.php There is a lot of content here from economics, sociology, statistics, etc… though I’ve found it most useful in the Social sciences and Arts topics. […]

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Good site for Self-education

Psychology Course Name Category Videos available Click to view video lectures Introduction to Psychology Psychology 20 Click to view videos General Psychology Psychology 25 Click to view videos Behavioral Neuroscience Lab Psychology 9 Click to view videos Psychology of Personality Psychology 36 Click to view videos Abnormal Psychology Psychology 26 Click to view videos Industrial […]

Marketing

Online Marketing 101

I was recently introduced to the Wiley world of online marketing by an x-colleague and I’m fascinated at how systematic this discipline is. Managing relationships, getting attention, creating impressions.. I always felt these were things inherent in personalities and not things that can be crafted and managed. I guess the real world has been seeing […]

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Resource planning 101

For a lot of IT services companies, a large part of their work portfolio is fixed cost projects. That means that they go after and bid for projects in a particular domain. When they reach certain milestones (e.g. project completion), they get paid a certain amount. i.e. compensation is tied to delivery of scope, not […]