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Further Thoughts on Figuring Out Translation Rates

In a recent post on her blog, among many other interesting things, Corrinne McKay wrote, “If no one ever thinks that your rates are too high, that means that they’re too low. 492 more words

Ins And Outs Of Translation

The Groupthink Swamp

Groupthink in Project Teams and Work Groups.

A threat to organisational effectiveness and competitive advantage.

What is Groupthink?

Team members are more concerned with unity, harmony and fellowship than with the… 524 more words

Business Skills

The difference between intuition and judgement

So my adventure was starting to become a little bit of a habit in Obsidian.  This is what I wanted.  I wanted to be thinking about my health without focusing on calories and faddy diets.   578 more words


CIO Survival Skills For Today's IT Transformation

From David Weldon’s article in FierceCIO:
A recent study concluded that CIOs today are living in a period of unprecedented change and challenge. That doesn’t make victory easy, when the goal line keeps moving on the field. 45 more words


Poppies at The Tower

We don’t have enough emotion in business…but we do elsewhere?  Should we have more?  I think so…

We got up early, even though there was an extra hour to be had…clocks going back today.   107 more words

Business Skills

You Don't Want to Grow Your Business, Really?

It starts with a great new business idea. No one else has done it yet, and you are excited to make it happen. It’s a dream come true. 1,235 more words

Business Skills

Gala Dinner and THE MOMENT OF TRUTH!!!

Every Friday at Obsidian its Gala meal night.  If you are not detoxing this is a real treat.  A Three course gala meal where those who are finishing their break here are recognised for their achievements and it’s the highlight of the week. 398 more words