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  • Acting on an afterthought is a formula for disaster

    Beware Of The Last Guy You Spoke To
    A guy I know likes to answer the question, "So, what do you know?" with: "Whatever the last guy I spoke to told me." Busy people are like that. Rushing around, e-mailing, text messaging, talking, etc., and not retaining a thing, save for whatever the last guy they spoke to told them. They remember that. You can tell because in a meeting, they always say, "Well, I just met a guy who told me..."
  • Ozzie Speaks On Simple Sharing
    According to Ray Ozzie's latest posting, Microsoft has created an RSS add-on or add-ons called Simple Sharing Extensions or SSE.
  • Holding Onto Talent
    Wanted to point out our piece about talent shortages, which seems to be a business issue gathering more buzz factor.
  • Can You Say Cash?
    Nothing like putting a number on something to attract some attention. The venerable analysts at Deloitte have released a report suggesting that digital convergence will spark a boom in VoIP usage.
  • Lots O' Shaking In Search
    Google wants to win YOUR business over to its search. If you swap out your current search system, you can get a free Google Mini, the company said Tuesday.
  • Locke Takes Stock
    Small-business solution providers looking for like-minded feedback could find a resource in SMB Technology Nation, which is trying to stir things up at a nationwide level.
  • Put your spin on '05 now--or someone else will

    So, What Are You Waiting For?
    Here's hoping that 2005 has brought to you and yours untold joy and prosperity. It hasn't for everyone. If your company hasn't performed to your liking, now is the time to get out in front of your story before someone else--a competitor, a rival, a boss, etc.--does it for you. It could be important when lining up new customers, allies and financing for next year.