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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


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. 1,167 more words


W13_AsmaF_Time plus Cost method

1. Problem Definition

The company has gone through bad experiences in performing some of the critical projects because of contractors. One of the main reasons behind these fails is the contractor. 585 more words


Increasing Velocity of Agile Teams

by Benjamin Frech, Senior Software Engineer

Increasing a team’s productivity is a ubiquitous goal. But, how do you achieve that goal?

To many, it may be tempting to use velocity as a measure of productivity, but the value of a story point can vary significantly over time. 458 more words


Watching Goats! Genetics, Multiculturalism and Managing in a Global World (Part I).


The rate of change of the environmental landscape in the past 50 years calls our attention to a major problem for our children and our planet. 2,416 more words

Project Management

You Just Got Served

Got myself a nice little nano PC to act as my server (thank you, Louise) and I’ve been a busy little bee since Friday night getting it set up. 191 more words

Project Management

The Value of RSMeans Cost Data

  • 1. RSMeans is the North American standard for cost data. There is currently no other source that can come close with respect to commercial construction cost data.

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JOC - Job Order Contracting