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Is It Time for IT to Get Lean?

Lean Six Sigma is a managerial concept that focuses on the elimination of waste, reduction of defects, and the promotion of continuous improvement. This methodology is generally associated with manufacturing, but these concepts can be effectively applied to almost any industry. 796 more words

Business Planning

Linux Mind Mapping and Project Management Software

Linux Mind Mapping and Project Management Software: Just ran into the article on linux.about.com, it’s kind of interesting.

http://linux.about.com/od/softorther/fl/Mind-Mapping-with-Freemind.htm

And a few project management software projects the article links to: OpenProj, TaskJuggler, Project Open, DeskAway, Wrike, ACE Project …

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How Not to Choose a Learning Management System for Your K-12 District

A Learning Management System (LMS) is a useful tool in K-12, particularly for schools using one-to-one and BYOD (Bring Your Own Device) technology. For one thing, an LMS gives secondary students a preview of how their college coursework will be organized (every university in my region uses one). 606 more words

Education

A Form is Not the Answer...A Starting Point to Agile Change Control

Preface – by change control process I’m referring to managing changes to software and not the process of promoting those changes into production. The latter is configuration management (to me anyway) and that process is independent and critical no matter how changes are decided. 1,257 more words

Agile