Three golden nuggets for eCommerce financial metrics management

The ultimate goal of financial metrics in your eCommerce operation is to provide a measurement against revenue and profits required to sustain and grow your business. Choosing which financial metrics to measure can be a tricky endeavor. You want to make sure to capture relevant data that define your business and to use your time wisely. Common areas of measurement Read More …

Career mentor specialists?

We live in an age of specialization. You see it in the medial profession, in corporate america, and in professional sports.  One area where I have not noticed a great deal of content about specialization is in career mentoring. Career mentoring itself gets a great deal of thought in books, blogs, and self-help publications. From my reading though, the act Read More …

Beware Bloated Processes

We’ve all been there. Something goes wrong and as a follow-up we look for the root cause and how to prevent it from happening again. More times than not, we solve this procedure by adding another step to an existing process. It’s almost automatic and we don’t think twice about amending a process because we are doing this in the Read More …

Big Bang vs Evolution – A software look

If you do any amount of reading today on current topics in software development you’ll find a growing community for agile development methods in addition to those using the more traditional waterfall development method. Large and/or older corporations tend to use the waterfall approach to software development because that was the standard that grew from process maturity over the last Read More …