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Symbiosis, The Reason For The Greek Crisis

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Scott Berkun is a man of many talents, plus a notebook. It’s only after i met Scott and his team that i discovered his writing skills and thought process. It’s usually the other way around. First you read the book and then you eagerly want to meet the writer.

Scott’s latest book, Mindfire, was the reason for thisinterview and among the questions one caught my attention.

Q: Do you think there is a cautionary tale in the rise of power of the project/program manager relative to Microsoft? How might you prevent that in other companies?

Think of Microsoft as a large organization not as a company. With 92.000 employees (not counting the contractors), Microsoft is an organization with 1/100 of the size of Greece. The analogy is pretty clear and Scott’s answer is the only one needed to understand the Greek crisis. (more…)

Greece From The Air Video

Greece From The Air. A breathtakingly beautiful virtual tour shot in high definition from a helicopter mounted camera. Lifting off...

Adidas Football: Greece is All Proud for Euro 2012

The new Adidas football shirt for the Greek national football team competing in Euro 2012. Greece is All Proud again.

Richard Koo and Greece, Crisis of EU Proportions

What Richard Koo says is simple: the crisis EU and US currently facing is a totally different kind of crisis...

Greece’s burning platform, if the country was software

It is with great sadness that i watch the news about Greece's financial turmoil and all the trouble this little...

The 6 dollars reason Greek startups are prone to failure

Starting or running a startup means a lot of things, living on a tight budget is one of them. Reading...

Greece will fail miserably because it wants to

No guts You need to have guts and balls to run a country. Period. Unfortunately, the state is doing anything...