Category Archives: Emotional Intelligence

Jazz Your Project

The management and execution of an IT project in an organization is very similar to the creation of Jazz. Both have a regular general framework; however, each performance sounds different. I think about this parallelism every time that I execute … Continue reading

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The Chosen Three – Who Is the Objecting User?

Only three people stand between you and the success of your IT project: the decision maker, the key user, and the objecting user. In this post we focus on the objecting user. The meeting This was our first meeting. A … Continue reading

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Rage against the Machine – Tears, Frustration, and the ERP System

When I went into the room I found her crying. From her gaze I understood that I should stop, change direction, and leave the office. She needed time to calm down, and I would not be the one to stand … Continue reading

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Man against Machine – Will the Computer Defeat Man?

A Lesson from a Parking Lot Attendant A security company in the field of control systems at the entrance to sites won a large project to introduce automation for a group of parking lots. The goal of the automation and … Continue reading

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EI beats IQ- Higher emotional intelligence makes you a better leader !

What makes you a better leader at the workplace – academic competency or Emotional Intelligence (EI)? EI wins hands down if we were to refer to an award winning study conducted by Dr. Rommel Sergio,of the Canadian University in Dubai. … Continue reading

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A quick reference: Note to Managers- Positivity Matters by Dr. Marla G.

I think that this is a great idea well described by Dr. Marla G. in her article. You can find it in this link: Positivity Matters (venitism.blogspot.com) Basically she is emphasising that managers should outwardly express positivity which  in turn can enhance workplace well-being … Continue reading

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The Chosen Three – Who Is the Key User?

Only three people stand between you and the success of your IT project: the decision maker, the key user, and the objecting user. In the previous post I talked about the decision maker. In this post we focus on the … Continue reading

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