David Shimberg

Coaching in the NCAA’s vs. an ITSM environment

Tom Peters, the famous business guru and frequent public speaker once said “I hate sports analogies. They’re a bunch of male macho …” Sorry Tom it is March Madness and time for taking liberties, use analogies and pursue equal opportunities (the men’s basketball brackets were announced on March 17th and the … [Read more...]

Coaching for Cloud: What IT Can Learn from Phil Jackson

After years and years of managing and selling consulting services, I am imprinted with a Day “0” mantra from a long list of project managers that when repeated sounds like this:  “Do they have the hardware environment ready? Can we start the project."  As much as I hate to upset tradition, we might want to consider a new … [Read more...]