Microsoft has (finally) come up with a great website. Microsoft's Live search was launched in September 2006 and replaced MSN search. Live has not managed to replace either of the two giants of Web search; Google and Yahoo. In beta testing however is xRank, a demonstration that Microsoft and their … [Read more...] about xRank – The Best Celebrity Search
In the past week ShareThis has released data showing their most popular Sharing Services during January 2009. The data are illustrated below in the chart provided by ShareThis. The results are likely an accurate reflection of the various sharing services popularity on the web as a whole as ShareThis … [Read more...] about Most Popular Sharing Sites
Most people use a single search engine for a high proportion of their searches. People occasionally use other search engines when they are unable to find appropriate results using their primary search engine. The most popular search engines are Google, Live and Yahoo. This article recommends that … [Read more...] about Optimise Internet Search with Clusty
The Theory of Constraints (TOC) as offered by Eli Goldratt is a very powerful conceptual as well as practical tool of which every Business Analyst should be aware. Many MBA programs recommend the reading of ‘The Goal’ (authored by Goldratt) and cover the core elements of TOC in Operations Management … [Read more...] about ITIL, Quality Management and The Theory of Constraints
A common problem experienced with the usual search engines such as google, live and yahoo is that, when searching for specific people, too many results are returned. This is where a niche in the search market has emerged; people search. There are various people search sites out there with differing … [Read more...] about People Search on the Web
"Leading Change: Why Transformation Efforts Fail" published in the Harvard Business Review and authored by John Kotter is the definitive guide to the few steps critical to transformation success. Below are five specific additional steps which will greatly improve an organizations ITIL … [Read more...] about Five Steps to Improve your ITIL implementation
ITIL is a set of IT service related processes which define a common language and methodology of providing IT service to organizations. ITIL has been around since the 1980's when the U.K. government made the great decision to standardise IT Service Processes. ITIL was originally called the … [Read more...] about What is ITIL?
A Web Widget is essentially a piece of code which may be used on a web page without alteration being required. The most common widgets are advertising banners such as the Amazon banner below but may also be other content such as music, video, interactive games (see the end of this post for a game … [Read more...] about What are Widgets?
Management by Objectives (MBO) is a term and concept made popular by the late management guru Peter Drucker. In its simplest form, MBO is about communicating the vision, mission and strategy throughout the organization in terms that 'make sense' to the level of organization for which the objectives … [Read more...] about Why Every Company Should Embrace MBO