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  • White Papers // Jan 2014

    Virtualization and Cloud Monitoring - 9 reasons why SaaS makes more sense

    SaaS monitoring systems are architected to allow for seamless, unified monitoring of the entire IT ecosystem, regardless of whether it's physical, virtual, or in the cloud. But the “SaaS versus on-premise” equation is different for every technology. There are some solution types where a SaaS approach has special benefits that...

    Provided By LogicMonitor

  • Downloads // Dec 2013

    Cisco-Webex - Now Meet with Up to Three for FREE!

    IT Professionals! Get on board with Cisco WebEx online meetings. Conduct unlimited online meetings with up to three people for free - for life (or at least as long as you care to keep your free Basic Account)! Meet via whatever you want - your notebook, your iPhone, your...

    Provided By Cisco Systems, Inc

  • Downloads // Dec 2013

    Cisco-WebEx – Now Meet with Up to Three for FREE!

    Online collaboration tools have made it possible for organizations to collaborate with colleagues across organizations and halfway across the planet. These tools contribute to increased productivity, and prolonged connections between disparate teams and partners. If you’re looking to interact with colleagues, clients or prospects via your notebook, your iPhone,...

    Provided By Cisco Systems, Inc

  • Webcasts // Dec 2013

    50-30-20 Rule of Security Video

    Cyber criminals are targeting small businesses more than ever. They know small businesses often lack the strong information security defenses and resources, offering a path of least resistance to assets. While anti-virus software is an information security staple, it just isn't enough. So, where does a small business start when...

    Provided By Dell & Microsoft

  • eBooks // Dec 2013

    Standardizing Security Processes to Minimize Mobile Threats

    This E-Guide examines five essential aspects of protecting corporate networks, information, and infrastructure.This whitepaper deals with enterprise software, CRM, customer relationship management in the cloud. Sponsored by Lenovo and Intel®:

    Provided By Lenovo

  • Live Event // Dec 2013

    Live Webcast: This Year's Must-Have Gadgets for Techies

    Join us for this LIVE event! Thursday, Dec 12th 10:00 AM PT / 1:00 PM ET What gadgets are on your wish list for this year’s gift-giving extravaganza? The Xbox One? iPad Air? Nexus 7? With all the stunning new tech toys, it can be tough even for IT...

    Provided By Citrix Online

  • White Papers // Dec 2013

    Infographic: The Relationship between C-Suite and HR

    80% of CEOs and CFOs want the head of HR to be key in their company's strategic planning. This statistic shows that many executives have high expectations of their human resources leaders. Download this infographic for more facts about the relationship between the C-suite and HR.

    Provided By Oracle

  • White Papers // Dec 2013

    [Infographic] Cloud - Without Compromise

    Today many HR organizations are struggling with systems that fall short when it comes to meeting the strategic demand for a talented and engaged workforce. In fact, 84% of HR organizations are currently looking at cloud alternatives, but the promise of the cloud can lead to fragmented, inflexible systems with...

    Provided By Oracle

  • White Papers // Dec 2013

    Social Recruiting for Dummies

    Get simple, practical advice on recruiting with social media - from creating and implementing a social recruitment strategy, to fostering a truly aspirational employment brand. Learn to: * Use social networks to recruit talent and tap into your employees' networks * Find the right tools to scale your efforts...

    Provided By Oracle

  • White Papers // Dec 2013

    Case Study: Insurance Provider Broadens Customer Experience, Boosts Security with Integrated F5 Solution

    Download this case study to learn how Pekin Insurance made use of F5 integrated security solution to secure their new customer service portal, optimize network and streamlined administration. The solution gives Pekin a secure yet flexible foundation for future applications, and a savings of almost $50,000.

    Provided By F5 Networks

  • Case Studies // Nov 2013

    Conversations on the Future of Business: Customer Centricity

    GameStop’s Four Lessons on the Customer Experience Organizations must put consumers at the forefront of everything they do. From customer service, to product development, to sales and marketing, “customer centricity” is the main objective. Video game retailer GameStop has always consistently been at the cutting edge of customer-centric strategy....

    Provided By SAP

  • Presentations // Nov 2013

    Planning and budgeting with Cognos Enterprise

    See how IBM Cognos TM1 Performance Modeler, a feature of Cognos Enterprise, can help your organization improve planning and budgeting processes.

    Provided By IBM

  • White Papers // Nov 2013

    The CIO’s New Role: Core Strategy Enabler - CIO Barometer 2013

    The role of the CIO, more than any other in the C-Suite, is being dramatically transformed. Driving this transformation are equally disruptive changes in both organizational strategies and IT itself. Combined with a stubbornly challenging global economy, these developments are making obsolete the IT organizational models relied on by both...

    Provided By CSC

  • White Papers // Nov 2013

    What's Holding Back the Cloud?

    This Peer Research Report captures key findings from a survey of 800 IT professionals and provides insight into cloud computing security concerns, and how those concerns might be alleviated. Use it to better understand: Specific issues IT professionals have about cloud security, and how they differ between public cloud...

    Provided By McAfee

  • Webcasts // Nov 2013

    The Now State of IT

    Join Craig McDonogh and Rob Phillips for a live demonstration of what can happen when ServiceNow is used across an enterprise. You'll see representative examples from the CIO to the Facilities Manager and everyone in between.

    Provided By ServiceNow

  • Videos // Nov 2013

    Video: Why Data Matters: Context Reveals Answers

    When can a piece of data provide information that matters? IBM expert Jeff Jonas explains how context involves taking each transaction, deciding where it fits, and analyzing its surroundings in order to draw insight. Interested in Data Analytics? Access Mastering Business Analytics HUB today to get an exclusive access to...

    Provided By IBM

  • White Papers // Nov 2013

    Case Study: Learning Healthy Habits- BJC School Outreach and Youth Development

    BJC School Outreach and Youth Development wanted to provide schools with meaningful intelligence about the effectiveness of its health curriculum, but was hampered by antiquated, in-house data analysis and reporting tools. Read on to see how BJC School Outreach and Youth Development replaced its patchwork of spreadsheets with IBM SPSS...

    Provided By IBM

  • Webcasts // Oct 2013

    Webcast: Active Directory Forest Recovery: What You Don’t Know WILL Hurt You

    A complete Active Directory forest failure could be catastrophic to your business’ bottom line. This webcast explores case studies on actual forest disasters, and how Recovery Manager for Active Directory Forest Edition can save the day – and possibly your job. Watch the Webcast.

    Provided By Dell Software

  • White Papers // Oct 2013

    Meet the Analysis Needs of Business Users with Business Intelligence

    Learn how analysis solutions that meet the needs of all business users drive better, smarter business decisions in this white paper.

    Provided By IBM

  • Podcasts // Oct 2013

    IBM business analytics: One solution that covers the entire analysis spectrum

    In this online demo, learn how IBM Business Analytics software includes capabilities that meet a broad range of analysis needs - from analytical reporting to predictive analytics.

    Provided By IBM

  • White Papers // Oct 2013

    A Checklist for Deploying Highly Efficient Infrastructure for Windows Server® 2012

    IT professionals are constantly seeking to improve operational efficiency and are seeing new opportunities to do so as they upgrade to Windows Server 2012. Replacing older hardware that can’t deliver the efficiency of newer solutions is certainly part of the approach, but there a lot of issues to consider. This...

    Provided By Lenovo

  • White Papers // Oct 2013

    Driving the Business Forward with Human Capital Management

    Five key points to consider before you invest Global business has affected no group more than Human Resources (HR). Recruiting, hiring, developing, and retaining global workers is more complicated in a global economy adding another layer complexity, and without doing those things effectively, companies simply cannot grow. Therefore there is...

    Provided By Oracle

  • White Papers // Oct 2013

    Evolve! Grow Your Business through Collaboration

    Today's businesses are learning that when employees don't collaborate toward a common goal, they're working against their own success. Small business proprietors have a can-do spirit and the ability to wear many hats in order to make their companies thrive. Our culture respects and admires the individual who can...

    Provided By Salesforce.com

  • White Papers // Oct 2013

    [Infographic] The Future of HCM: Cloud-Based Talent Management

    The ability to manage talent effectively can dictate the success of your entire organization. You must invest in solutions that help you to attract, retain and develop talent while aligning to the overall goals and successes of your organization.

    Provided By Oracle

  • White Papers // Oct 2013

    Seven Steps for Effective Leadership Development

    Leadership development is a critical aspect of attaining optimum output from organizational talent management. Technology applications can provide the enabling platform, including recruitment, assessments, performance management, succession and career planning and development programs. Read about the seven-step process, outlined in a leadership development checklist, for executing a comprehensive leadership development...

    Provided By Oracle

  • White Papers // Oct 2013

    Agile, Secure, Reliable - World-Class Customer Service in the Cloud

    In a volatile and hyper-competitive market, delivering exceptional multichannel customer service consistently is essential. But delivering world-class service on tight budgets to even tighter deadlines is a tough challenge for even the largest organizations. That is why so many successful organizations choose to deliver customer service in the cloud. This...

    Provided By Oracle

  • White Papers // Oct 2013

    Improving Customer Experience with In-Store Mobility Technology

    When competing with giants like Apple, Moosejaw Moutaineering and EMS you need to provide an effortless shopping experience for your customers. Failure to integrate online, offline and social promotions can interrupt your customers’ journey, undermine loyalty and ultimately hurt sales. And having a mobile-opted website is no longer enough –...

    Provided By SAP

  • White Papers // Oct 2013

    CEO Perspectives: How HR can take on a bigger role in driving growth

    Two dominant trends are potentially reshaping the role of the HR function in the corporate world. The first relates to the rapid growth of the knowledge economy. In this environment, a committed, appropriately skilled and prudently deployed workforce is critical in order to develop new products and outstrip the competition....

    Provided By Oracle

  • White Papers // Oct 2013

    CEO Perspectives- How HR can take on a bigger role in driving growth

    Two dominant trends are potentially reshaping the role of the HR function in the corporate world. The first relates to the rapid growth of the knowledge economy. In this environment, a committed, appropriately skilled and prudently deployed workforce is critical in order to develop new products and outstrip the competition....

    Provided By Oracle

  • White Papers // Oct 2013

    That Dreaded Day: Active Directory Disasters & Solutions for Preventing Them

    While Active Directory's built-in features will keep it running after some failures, there are others from which it cannot bounce back. This paper presents five AD disaster case studies and how they might have been prevented or repaired faster with proper planning and tools. Read the White Paper.

    Provided By Dell Software

  • White Papers // Oct 2013

    Requirements Quality Assurance: With HP Requirements Management

    The effective communication and shared understanding of requirements is a critical factor in the success of any project, regardless of whether that project employs a waterfall, agile or water-scrum-fall process. The costs associated with a poor understanding of requirements are well known; late delivery of projects at higher than estimated...

    Provided By Access Testing

  • White Papers // Oct 2013

    The Future of Sales Performance Management - Nucleus Research

    Nucleus Research examines new technologies and tools that are improving sales managers’ ability to measure and enhance the performance of their sales teams. Nucleus sees the future of sales performance management as integrated with CRM and collaboration technologies, enhancing managers' ability to provide real-time coaching and motivation in context to...

    Provided By Oracle

  • White Papers // Oct 2013

    Nucleus Research: The Future of Sales Performance Management

    Nucleus Research examines new technologies and tools that are improving sales managers’ ability to measure and enhance the performance of their sales teams. Nucleus sees the future of sales performance management as integrated with CRM and collaboration technologies, enhancing managers' ability to provide real-time coaching and motivation in context to...

    Provided By Oracle

  • White Papers // Oct 2013

    Leverage Customer Content, Enhance Customer Service

    Great service is delivered one customer at a time and improving interactions across all channels means truly understanding customer wants and needs. Massive amounts of unstructured data exist in your organization and can deliver customer insight that is specific, relevant and actionable. Leveraging the latest technology can help unlocks its...

    Provided By IBM

  • Webcasts // Sep 2013

    Microsoft Active Directory Consolidation Challenges

    An Active Directory consolidation can be difficult if you don’t have a solid plan in place. In this archived webcast, learn about common Active Directory consolidation challenges, when to migrate and how the right combination of best practices and migration tools can smooth the process. Watch it today.

    Provided By Dell Software

  • White Papers // Sep 2013

    Find Out What Actual Users Have to Say: Get the 2013 G2 Crowd CRM Grid

    See the CRM Leaders and the Laggards - Get the 2013 G2 Crowd CRM Grid that rates CRM products based on highest based on reviews and data based on user reviews! Better than analyst and research reports, the G2 Grid represents the democratic voice of real business and IT users.

    Provided By Salesforce.com

  • White Papers // Sep 2013

    Whitepaper: Putting Web Threat Protection and Content Filtering in the Cloud

    This Webroot whitepaper compares deploying secure web gateways as software or appliances on-premises vs. as a cloud-based service. Lower cost, fast implementation, rapid scalability and less administration are all good reasons to adopt SaaS and cloud-based applications. In addition to these benefits, cloud-based secure web gateways can also provide better...

    Provided By Webroot Software

  • White Papers // Sep 2013

    HP Operations Analytics: a New Analytics Platform to Support the Transformation of IT

    As IT organizations face dramatic challenges in response to changing technology and business pressures, it’s clear that a “business as usual” approach can all too easily lead to a “going-out-of-business” result. The size, scale and ecosystem interdependencies of many IT organizations, are redirecting management and monitoring requirements away from deterministic...

    Provided By Hewlett-Packard (HP)

  • eBooks // Sep 2013

    Putting Dispatch in the Driver's Seat

    Does your help desk feel like it is stuck in neutral? A dispatcher can help you keep track of which technician is where, what issues they're working on, and make sure all issues are handled in a timely manner. Learn the 5 simple rules of dispatching your help desk can't...

    Provided By ConnectWise

  • White Papers // Sep 2013

    Windows XP Compliance and Risk Nightmares WP

    Microsoft has announced that it will end active support and “end of support” Windows XP on April 8, 2014. Now, as that date fast approaches, the highly negative consequences of continuing to use Windows XP in enterprise environments are becoming much clearer. After that date, IT security risks and compliance...

    Provided By Lenovo

  • Downloads // May 2011

    10 email tips for preventing problems and avoiding aggravation

    There are plenty of ways to mishandle email communications -- and mistakes can range from embarrassing to inefficient to highly irritating. These tips will help you sidestep potential email problems. This download is also available as an entry in our 10 Things blog.

    Provided By Calvin Sun

  • White Papers // Feb 2013

    HR In The Cloud Whitepaper

    The human resources function is undergoing a fundamental transformation. It's clear the old ways of doing business won't work in the new modern global economy. Today, your business needs answers faster and is looking to HR as the workforce authority.

    Provided By Workday

  • White Papers // Apr 2013

    Workday and Aviva: Seeing the Benefits of a Global View

    As one of the world's largest insurance companies, London-based Aviva must perform a delicate balancing act: operating as a unified global company while also responding to customer needs, no matter where in the world its customers are. Read this case study to understand why Aviva turned to Workday.

    Provided By Workday

  • White Papers // Apr 2013

    Workday and Yahoo: Providing Critical Insights Into a Global Workforce

    As one of the world's most popular web destinations, Yahoo is an expert in helping people to find what they want. So it's no surprise that when HR leadership went searching for a new approach to managing the company's HR organisation, they found exactly what they were looking for: Workday...

    Provided By Workday

  • White Papers // Jan 2009

    Microsoft Project Training - Where Do I Start?

    Microsoft Project is the world's most popular project management software - but even regular users would often benefit from a better understanding of its full capabilities. Moreover new reporting and communications features in the 2007 release are well worth understanding. Non users know it might be handy for drawing project...

    Provided By Focus

  • Related Offers // Aug 2008

    10+ tips for improving problem determination and resolution

    To provide effective service for your users, you need to get to the root of their problems and figure out viable solutions -- sooner, rather than later. These pointers will help you zero in on the problem and resolve it as quickly and tactfully as possible.This download is also available...

    Provided By Calvin Sun

  • Downloads // Sep 2008

    10 ways to get maximum value from a professional development class

    If your company (or you) invests in training aimed at helping you become more capable and well-rounded, it only makes sense to get everything you can out of the class. Calvin Sun offers some practical tips to help maximize the benefits.This download is also available as an entry in...

    Provided By Calvin Sun

  • Downloads // Sep 2008

    10 ways to establish rapport with others

    It's not always easy to connect with other people, but it's a useful skill to master -- for your personal life as well as for your professional one. Calvin Sun offers some suggestions for getting people to warm up to you and open the lines of communication.This download is also...

    Provided By Calvin Sun

  • Downloads // Sep 2008

    10 ways to survive office politics

    Friction, deceit, gossip, rivalry, power plays -- fine for movies and TV, but potentially disastrous in the workplace. Calvin Sun looks at strategies for steering clear of issues that can unravel company culture and hurt your career.This download is also available as an entry in our 10 Things blog.

    Provided By Calvin Sun

  • Downloads // Oct 2008

    10 mistakes to avoid when seeking a new job

    Sometimes, all it takes is a small mistake or oversight to turn off a potential employer. Calvin Sun offers this list of job-search gaffes that could torpedo your chances of getting hired.This download is also available as an entry in our 10 Things blog.

    Provided By Calvin Sun

  • Downloads // Nov 2008

    10 ways to improve your office etiquette (and avoid being the annoying co-worker)

    Office environments typically require us to work in fairly close quarters, so a little consideration and cooperation can make life a lot easier. These guidelines will help you -- or maybe the irritating colleague in the next cube -- avoid distracting and potentially obnoxious behavior.This download is also available as...

    Provided By Calvin Sun

  • Downloads // Nov 2008

    10+ survival tips on business travel to Beijing

    If you're going to spend some time working in Beijing, your experience will be much better if you know what to expect and how to prepare. Calvin Sun is living in Beijing through the winter and he shares the practical lessons he's learned.This download is also available as an...

    Provided By Calvin Sun

  • Downloads // Nov 2008

    10+ ways to work more effectively from home

    There are plenty of advantages to working from home, but there are certain pitfalls as well. Calvin Sun has worked from home for many years, and he offers some pointers for making things go smoothly.

    Provided By Calvin Sun

  • Downloads // Dec 2008

    10 things you should do (and not do) at your company's holiday party

    The holiday party is full of opportunities to shoot yourself in the foot -- but you may also get a chance to do your career some good. Calvin Sun offers a list of party do's and don'ts to help you steer the right course.This download is also available as

    Provided By Calvin Sun

  • Downloads // Dec 2008

    10 ways to take the pain out of performance planning

    Staff performance planning may not be at the top of your list of enjoyable manager tasks -- but it's one of your most important responsibilities. Calvin Sun offers some pointers that can help ease the process.This download is also available as an entry in our 10 Things blog.

    Provided By Calvin Sun

  • Downloads // Jan 2009

    10 memory aids to help prevent misused words

    Do you have trouble remembering which word to use in certain situations? Plenty of words are similar and easy to confuse -- and that can make you sound stupid even if what you've written is brilliant. Here are some tricks for choosing the right word.This download is also available as...

    Provided By Calvin Sun

  • Downloads // Jan 2009

    10+ ways to overcome bureaucratic obstacles

    Being thwarted by a bureaucratic roadblock can be a huge aggravation. Your task may be simple, but some red tape, regulation, or gatekeeper stands squarely in your path. Calvin Sun offers some advice to help you remove the barriers and get back on track.This download is also available as

    Provided By Calvin Sun

  • Downloads // Feb 2009

    10+ ways to avoid misunderstandings at work

    Miscues happen all the time in business communications, and the results can range from annoying to disastrous. Here are some simple rules to follow that can save you a world of trouble when dealing with colleagues and partners.This download is also available as an entry in our 10 Things blog.

    Provided By Calvin Sun

  • Downloads // Feb 2009

    10+ ways to reduce wordiness in your writing

    When you streamline your wording, your message becomes more powerful and clear. Calvin Sun looks at how eliminating just a few superfluous phrases can tighten up your writing and give it more punch. This download is also available as an entry in our 10 Things blog.

    Provided By Calvin Sun

  • Downloads // Mar 2009

    10 ways to gain and keep the loyalty of your staff

    You depend on your team to be productive and reliable so that the entire IT department can be successful. But to get everyone to do their best work, you need to build a relationship of trust and support. Here are some tips to help you build staff loyalty.This download is...

    Provided By Calvin Sun

  • Downloads // Mar 2009

    10+ phrases that can be irritating or offensive

    It's possible to rub someone the wrong way without even realizing it -- all because you used the wrong expression at the wrong time. Calvin Sun discusses 11 such expressions and looks at how you can sidestep problems by being careful when you use them.This download is also available as...

    Provided By Calvin Sun

  • Downloads // Apr 2009

    10 office gaffes to avoid

    Have you ever wanted to disappear after committing some stupid faux pas? If it occurs in a professional context, it could be more than embarrassing -- it could cost you business or hurt your career. Calvin Sun looks at some preventable gaffes.This download is also available as an entry...

    Provided By Calvin Sun

  • Downloads // Nov 2007

    10 ways to make meetings more effective

    We've all had to sit through meetings that were unnecessary, poorly conducted, unproductive, and/or excessively long -- but it doesn't have to be that way. Calvin Sun offers a list of pointers to help ensure that meetings are more efficient and worthwhile.This download is also available as an entry...

    Provided By Calvin Sun

  • Downloads // Apr 2008

    10 ways to handle disagreements effectively

    Disagreements at work come with the territory -- but they aren't necessarily a bad thing. Handled properly, disagreements often can lead to productive gains and unexpected solutions. Calvin Sun offers some tips to help you make sure disagreements stay under control.This download is also available as an entry in...

    Provided By Calvin Sun

  • Downloads // Jun 2008

    The 10 best ways to handle a job interview

    Given the current economy, maintaining contacts with other companies can be critical. Knowing the right people can help you land a better job, one with more pay or perhaps the chance of advancement. But getting that next job often involves an interview. Calvin Sun put together this list of practical...

    Provided By Calvin Sun

  • Case Studies // Oct 2008

    Case Study: Moosejaw Uses Mobile to Connect & Leaves Consumers Engaged and Buying

    While many firms have begun to use mobile marketing and social media tools to engage with their customers, few have created a more integrated approach spanning marketing, e-commerce, customer service, branding, idea generation, customer reviews, and loyalty programs as successfully as Moosejaw. The results they achieved from the very beginning...

    Provided By MESSAGEbuzz

  • Case Studies // Jan 2009

    Improved In-Bank Customer Experience, Call Center and Back Office Operations with OpenSpan

    The company is considered an innovation leader in the nation's banking community. The client had bottlenecks common in the retail banking industry - cumbersome manual business processes that required bank employees to toggle through multiple screens across a range of legacy applications. Initial OpenSpan automation projects focused on loan credit...

    Provided By OpenSpan

  • Downloads // Nov 2008

    10 mistakes new Linux administrators make

    If you're new to Linux, a few common mistakes are likely to get you into trouble. Learn about them up front so you can avoid major problems as you become increasingly Linux-savvy.This download is also available as an entry in our 10 Things blog.

    Provided By Jack Wallen

  • Downloads // Aug 2009

    10 reasons why e-readers make sense in the enterprise

    E-readers aren't just for avid e-bookworms anymore. See why Jack Wallen believes e-readers hold considerable value in the business environment.This download is also available as an entry in our 10 Things blog.

    Provided By Jack Wallen

  • Downloads // Aug 2009

    10 ways to stay sane in your cubicle

    If you're stuck in a cube 40 hours a week, you may need a few coping strategies to keep from going crazy. Jack Wallen offers some survival tips to help make your workdays more bearable - and maybe even enjoyable.This download is also available as an entry in our...

    Provided By Jack Wallen

  • Downloads // Sep 2009

    The 10 biggest moments in IT history

    Despite its relatively short lifespan, IT has had some huge watershed moments. Jack Wallen followed the tech timeline to identify the most pivotal events.This download is also available as an entry in our 10 Things blog.

    Provided By Jack Wallen

  • Downloads // Nov 2009

    10 things Android phones do better than the iPhone

    Jack Wallen has jumped on the Android bandwagon in a big way. Find out which features won him over.This download is also available as an entry in our 10 Things blog.

    Provided By Jack Wallen

  • Downloads // Dec 2009

    10 ways to tame the chaos and organize your office life

    With a new year around the corner, now is the perfect time to clear the decks and develop some new habits to help you get your office life on track - and keep it that way.This download is also available as an entry in our 10 Things blog.

    Provided By Jack Wallen

  • Downloads // Jul 2010

    10 ways to make sure you and your clients see eye to eye

    IT consultants need more than technical knowledge and experience -- they need to make sure they're on the same page with their clients. Jack Wallen suggests some ways to make that happen.This download is also available as an entry in our 10 Things blog.

    Provided By Jack Wallen

  • Downloads // Jan 2010

    10 open source headlines I'd like to see in 2010

    At the beginning of a bright, shiny new year, a lot of things seem possible -- or at least worth imagining. Jack Wallen shares a few fantasy headlines.This download is also available as an entry in our 10 Things blog.

    Provided By Jack Wallen

  • Downloads // Jan 2010

    10 things you should never do on a consulting job

    There are plenty of ways to shoot yourself in the foot when you're out on a job. Jack Wallen lists a few of the worst offenses.This download is also available as an entry in our 10 Things blog.

    Provided By Jack Wallen

  • Downloads // Feb 2010

    10 essential items for onsite tech jobs

    Save yourself the embarrassment and aggravation of discovering you don't have the tools you need when you arrive at a job site. With these basic items, you'll be ready for almost anything.This download is also available as an entry in our 10 Things blog.

    Provided By Jack Wallen

  • Downloads // Feb 2010

    10 tech tasks you should be able to do in your sleep

    Nearly all the jobs you tackle will require you to handle certain fundamental tasks. Make sure these essential skills are part of your repertoire.This download is also available as an entry in our 10 Things blog.

    Provided By Jack Wallen

  • Downloads // Mar 2010

    10 really dumb mistakes to avoid in the field

    Certain mistakes are almost guaranteed to result in problems that can cost you clients. Make sure you don't fall prey to these common missteps.This download is also available as an entry in our 10 Things blog.

    Provided By Jack Wallen

  • Downloads // Mar 2010

    10 things to consider before deploying a cloud

    If you're planning to set up a cloud, be forewarned: The process could turn out to be time consuming, complicated, and expensive. Jack Wallen shares his cloud deployment experiences.This download is also available as an entry in our 10 Things blog.

    Provided By Jack Wallen