Project Manager Leadership Skills http://www.projecttimes.com/articles/top-10-leadership-qualities-of-a-project-manager.html A good project manager should have great leadership abilities. Some of the qualities of a project manager that I think they should have would be approachable and unbiased. There are more but the article above already has stated them. In this article, they state 10 leadership skills that a project […]Read more "LP12 – Project Management & Site Specifications"
For this post, I really didn’t have any takeaways because the information discussed in class was review for me. In this blog, I will discuss three interesting things that I have found out a while back that I think you might find interesting as well. 19 Year Old Who Builds Prosthetic Robotics Starting at $350 http://garbimba.com/2015/02/19-year-old-who-built-a-350-robotic-arm-teaches-you-how-to-build-it-free/ […]Read more "LP11 – Web and Software Development"
C.R.A.P. http://www.userfocus.co.uk/articles/A_CRAP_way_to_improve_usability.html C.R.A.P. is an acronym standing for contrast, repetition, alignment, and proximity. If an individual follows these set of rule, their design should be an above average design and more user friendly. This design principle can be used in any type of design. For instance, it can be used for fliers, brochures, magazines, t-shirts, […]Read more "LP10 – Design Principles"
Twitter – Barack Obama https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=RDocnbkHjhI Twitter is one of the fastest ways to get an individuals message through along with an in depth meaning. They use something called “#” hash tags to categorize their tweets. I remember them being called pound signs back when I was younger. I didn’t even know why people were calling […]Read more "LP9 – Social Media"
Legal Factors (Apple sues Samsung) http://www.theguardian.com/technology/2014/mar/31/apple-sues-samsung-for-2bn Any company, whether it’s one just starting up or one who’s been around for a long time, must always consider legal factors at all times. Copyrights help protect individuals and companies from getting their work claimed from them. Any time an individual or company creates a product, service or […]Read more "LP8 – Marketing Plans"
The three takeaways that I got for this class were marketing strategies, positioning and differentiation. Marketing Strategies Marketing strategies are important because they give a company a sense of direction and distinctive plan. A strategy pushes a company to a predetermined goal in sales and hold a competitive advantage against their competitors. In the video […]Read more "LP7 – Marketing Strategies"
After today’s class emphasis of brands, I have a stronger feel of how companies promote, build, and sell brands. Brands http://www.strategynewmedia.com/why-is-branding-important A companies’ brand can be worth millions to billions of dollars. In a video we watched in class, Coke’s brand makes up 61% of their value. Brands are important to protect for that fact […]Read more "LP6 – Branding and CRM"