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where credit’s due

Of all the elegies inspired by the Blue Jays’ rise, and fall, my favourite was an R.A. Dickey quote: "It's amazing what you can accomplish when you don't care who gets the credit.”  (http://atmlb.com/1RUsZOW) Dickey goes on in this interview to recognize everyone’s effort in a team victory after he, in midst of a brilliant,…
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Ended before it begins

I had to withdraw from a project last week.  Not only was this costly, I hate withholding help from someone who needs it.  Unfortunately there was no way to deliver a high enough standard of service.  To continue would have put the client, and NetGain, at risk. I won’t name the client, because they are…
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Consultants using their powers for good in a corporatized post-secondary future

In a previous blog post, I was interested in how community colleges compete for resources in a crowded market like the Greater Toronto Area.  Colleges were originally designed to deliver and administer educational programs in response to the needs of the economy and to the government that funds them.  Now they’re under pressure to enroll…
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