More Agilist Questions

Based on my earliest interviews, I have added some new questions to my interview plans: Thank you, in advance, if you decide to offer your responses to these questions. bgbg

A Questionnaire for Agilists

I am working on another written piece where the “working title” is “The Agilist: A Series of Perspectives”. So far I have interviewed several folks who call themselves “Agilists” and I am collecting their thoughts and forming an impression of how I want to write about this new Job Title / Skill set. Here isContinue reading “A Questionnaire for Agilists”

Damn the Republicans, Full Speed Ahead

The current roster of elected Republicans have lost their moorings. Lost their connections to those who elected them, those who trusted them, those who still hope that they will adhere to the history of the Republican party, its programs, its philosophies, and its published platform. However, the current elected Republicans are NOT adhering to theirContinue reading “Damn the Republicans, Full Speed Ahead”

Recent Engagement List

As of April 2022, I have been providing these services: Building Spreadsheet / Powerpoint Dashboards for company performance Sales Proposals to Win and Deliver Expense Tracking by Business Function Processing Client Requests through stages for: Tech equipment Requests Shopping / Pricing Items Invoicing per Client Requests Ordering items and Shippingf Delivery / Set up (optional) Coordinating ClientContinue reading “Recent Engagement List”

Do You Have any Questions?

Many times at the end of an interview, the interviewer will ask the candidate if they have any questions. This is the time that you should be very prepared for with your list of questions. It is certainly appropriate to ask about recent news that you have found in your research as long as itContinue reading “Do You Have any Questions?”

Networking Sep 29 2021

“The Science of Networking” presented by RICK TASHMAN!  Zoom Mtg. Weds. 9/29/21 @10 a.m. EST Job-Seeker Network est. 1986 at the Catholic Church of St. Ann †LinkedIn Group: (10) CAREER QUEST at St. Ann’s Church | Groups | LinkedIn Hosted by Career Quest & Life Lessons Over Lunch Networking! NEW PRESENTATION! Rick Tashman …his clients describe him as The MacGyverContinue reading “Networking Sep 29 2021”

Need More Dialog

For the time I have had this web site up and available (www.thepathtoinkc.com), there have been a fair amount of visits or impressions but I would also really like to have more dialog from those who visit. What can I do to get more visitors to comment on my content? All those countries (above) thatContinue reading “Need More Dialog”

Software Engineering: How do you start?

There are interesting challenges in applying the art and science of Engineering Disciplines to Software Analysis and Design. If we accept the notion that we need as complete a collection of Requirements as possible either for a full blown application solution (change or new) or a SPRINT to add functionality to either an existing applicationContinue reading “Software Engineering: How do you start?”

The First 90 Days

When I have been asked what I would do in the first 90 days of a new project as the Project Manager, my responses have typically included some or all of the following as a “Self-Orientation Start Up Plan”: 1) Gather the latest project documentation available from the following sources: a) Portfolio Management files forContinue reading “The First 90 Days”