The Manager’s Cheat Sheet

Managing is like communicating and connecting with other people. How you manage will show who you are in real. Sometimes doing or following basic things will improve or boost your management skills. And, I, personally, and perhaps you too, will agree and admit that fact. To get to know more what all those basic things or rules are, InsideCRM has a great article talking about this. Please read this article thoroughly, “The Manager’s Cheat Sheet: 101 Common-Sense Rules for Leaders“. No matter on what business you are into, these rules just apply anywhere. Happy reading! (Tips: CXO Community on Linkedin) … Continue reading The Manager’s Cheat Sheet

You Are Rich

Yes, that title could be someway misleading for some of you. In this context, you are just rich because: You didn’t go to sleep hungry last night. You didn’t go to sleep outside. You had a choice of what clothes to wear this morning. You hardly broke a sweat today. You didn’t spend a minute in fear. You have access to clean drinking water. You have access to medical care. You have access to the Internet. You can read. You have the right to vote. Can you imagine how many people living in this world without those things? This entry … Continue reading You Are Rich

Newsweek: Indonesia as the New India

Newsweek posted an interesting article which describes, more or less, the situation of Indonesia right now. In general point of view, we are not that bad at all. Some facts have shown that we perform and improve better than other Asian giants, like India and China. Amazing, right? Read the full article here. Continue reading Newsweek: Indonesia as the New India

Best Practices in Open Source Development

This is a nice article telling you best practices in using FOSS (Free and Open Source Softwares) for your web development. Read it here at Lullabot. (via Planet Drupal) Update (February 22, 2007): Another article on FOSS. Read it here at pingVision, titled “How to use open source (and how not to)“. (via Planet Drupal) Continue reading Best Practices in Open Source Development

Article on SDA Asia Indonesia

My first article on SDA Asia Indonesia magazine, titled “Content Management System dalam Dunia Usaha, Seri I: Content Management System: Definisi, Manfaat dan Kiat Memilih” (Indonesian) has been published in this month edition. Please buy that magazine if you would like to read more. (Price: Rp 28.000,-) Some interesting articles (all written in Indonesian) are also available for you to read, such as: Teknik Menerima Pembayaran di Internet by Romi Satria Wahono Berteduh di bawah Payung SOA by Budi Putra Budi Rahardjo: Isu Keamanan Dunia IT Semakin Kompleks by Widia Yurnalis Continue reading Article on SDA Asia Indonesia