MIS Week 1

Tuesday was the 1st day of the semester at Marist College. I am teaching Management Information Systems (MIS), so I will share things I've learn while studying the new material. Our textbook is title: MIS, Managing a Digital Firm authored by the Laudons. One new approach being used by digital firms today is called: Sociotechnical systems… Continue reading MIS Week 1

Teamwork Makes the Dream Work

Teamwork is the ability to work together toward a common vision. The ability to direct individual accomplishments toward organizational objectives. It is the fuel that allows common people to attain uncommon results.” - Andrew Carnegie From teaching I have found some students are very competitive. I let them chose their teammates, but I assigned topics… Continue reading Teamwork Makes the Dream Work

Bossibly

Are you looking to improve your leadership skills? I highly recommend Michelle Burke, coach and owner of Bossibly. Bossibly is a relatively new company is for young professionals to learn new soft skills, so you can be a better manager. One of company's goals is that by sharing business knowledge will help you gain more… Continue reading Bossibly

Baseball Legend #42

Friday night, I had the awesome privilege and honor to dine right next to the newest inductee to the Baseball Hall of Fame Mariano Rivera #42 Yankee Pitcher and his wife. They had just finished up visiting Cooperstown, NY. It turns out they like to eat at Cracker Barrel in Fishkill, NY. Mariano Rivera seems… Continue reading Baseball Legend #42