Trained (development), polished (detail focus), and experienced (retention) teams only occur if you make an investment in them. And these teams are a must if an organization is to be competitive into the global future.
Success = Price, Product, & Partnership. It will become increasingly important to develop effective, productive, relationships with everyone around us. There is always someone who can under cut us in price, or produce a more finely tailored product, but they cannot beat us on relationship if they don’t have one.
If you wish to see your situation change, personally or professionally, it’s up to you to do it. Have you picked your fencepost yet?
For many an IT organization, its increasingly important to manage expectations, avoiding the trap of agreeing to, ‘do more with less,’ faster.
Moving forward, whether for myself or my children, it is going to be important for schools to evolve. We need improved accessibility, lower costs, and education more tightly tied to current market demands.