From the monthly archives:

June 2010

Management Consulting

June 29, 2010

Management consulting is the practice of helping customers to improve their performance, primarily through the analysis of existing challenges and development of plans for improvement. Consultancies may also provide information technology or human resource consulting, organisational change management assistance, development of coaching skills, technology implementation, strategy development, or operational improvement services. We consultants often bring […]

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No honey, no money

June 20, 2010

Over the past year I have I have meet up with several real professionals running their operations with precisions and knowledge, also profitable. Bur no exceptional growth rate, and all with a fear of being challenged by new entrants. Why? Probably because they are professionals understanding their market logic, they will be challenged and they […]

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Computing a Theory of Everything

June 15, 2010

Artificial intelligence (AI) is the branch of computer science that is concerned with making computers behave like humans. The term was coined in 1956 by John McCarthy at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology. The idea of AI is at least in popular culture closely related to machines becoming more intelligent than humans. Soon this may […]

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Why we need the explorers

June 10, 2010

In tough economic times, exploratory science programs, from space probes to the Large Hadron Collider, are first to suffer budget cuts. In the TED talk below, Physicist Brian Cox explains how curiosity-driven science pays for itself, powering innovation and a profound appreciation of our existence. Why we need the explorers

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Redrawing the map of Europe

June 8, 2010

Imagine a world in which countries could move as easily as people. In the video below by the Economist is a suggestion for a rearranged Europe. Redrawing the map of Europe

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