IT Does Matter: A Synthesis Blog

Recently, our organization decided to hire experienced IT Consultants and another Management & Systems Consultant to oversee the implementation of the management and information system. The implementation has been delayed by over a year due to the lack of dedicated personnel with expertise in implementation. It became clearer to me that a functioning information system… Continue reading IT Does Matter: A Synthesis Blog

Corporate Social Responsibility and Anti-Piracy Software Laws

With the ever growing role of Information Technology in how organizations carry-out their businesses, I think that it is high time to consider it as one dimension of Corporate Social Responsibility. In relation to this blog topic, organizations should be mindful of the pressing issue of Pirated Software and how it affects the industry as… Continue reading Corporate Social Responsibility and Anti-Piracy Software Laws

The Manual of Operations as a Basic Tool for Knowledge Management

The transformation of tacit knowledge into explicit knowledge in each organization faces its own unique set of challenges. This perhaps depends on what kind of work industry an organization belongs to, external challenges that occurs or internal problems within the organization that hinders the development of a knowledge base. In our organization, the high attrition… Continue reading The Manual of Operations as a Basic Tool for Knowledge Management

Business Intelligence Tools: Starting with the Basics

In our organization, the use of business intelligence tools is not part of the day-to-day tasks of employees. The main reasons for this are (1) most employees are not familiar with business intelligence tools; (2) there are no specific business intelligence tools in place that is marked for regular use and (3) the organization is… Continue reading Business Intelligence Tools: Starting with the Basics