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“The Pitch” – Excellent Presentation Advice From MaRS

MaRS provides a wealth of business information, tools, and advice for entrepreneurs. This is the video of the May 5th, 2011 Entrepreneurship 101 session on preparing and delivering “The Pitch” to investors, especially VCs. Peter Evans, a MaRS advisor, provides … Continue reading

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Spring Has Sprung And The Sap Is Running … ;~)

The snow and ice, which can be pretty daunting (as the pic below shows) have been gone from the Humber Trail for about a month now (since early March) and I’m back to running my favourite sections and routes. The … Continue reading

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Blue Ocean Strategy: How to Create Uncontested Market Space and Make the Competition Irrelevant

In their book “Blue Ocean Strategy”, authors W. Chan Kim and RenĂ©e Mauborgne claim to show you “How to create uncontested market space and make the competition irrelevant” – this is a bold claim. Like a cook testing recipes in … Continue reading

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Herding Cats (Classic PM Metaphor)

I was looking for some material for a presentation and came across the classic project metaphor of “herding cats”. Here is a beauty by EDS … Enjoy! Greg

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Retooling A Plane In Flight (Classic PM Metaphor)

Is there anyone in IT has not not heard/used the “retooling of a plane in flight” to describe project complexity. Here’s another EDS beauty … Enjoy! Greg

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Resistance To Change

I found this little gem sometime ago, and rediscovered it recently while looking for something else. It stuck me as a great example of “the more things change, the more they stay the same … Regards, Greg

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