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What DevOps Skills Are Organizations Looking For?


DevOps engineers are in top demand right now … According to studies by Gartner, Inc., 25 percent of top global 2000 organizations will have adopted DevOps as a mainstream strategy by the end of 2016.

Because DevOps is as much a cultural movement and a philosophy as it is as a hard-and-fast set of skills, there are some ambiguities in what organizations are looking for, and what best defines today’s DevOps skillset.

With that being said, we’ve compiled a set of mission critical DevOps skills that are pretty much what organizations are universally searching for right now.

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In Our Big Data World “Correlation Not Causation” Is the New Reality


You will frequently hear the phrase “Correlation Not Causation” in Big Data discussions. What exactly does this mean and why is it important?

UPS provided a nice illustration of “Correlation Not Causation” when it employed a classic Big Data solution to save money on truck maintenance.

UPS cannot have its trucks breaking down on the road. So historically, it would replace key parts on a schedule rather than when needed. The problem is, it is expensive. You are often replacing parts that are working just fine and will continue to work fine well into the future. Read more…

Horse or Unicorn? DevOps Delivers No Matter Which Equine Best Describes Your Organization


What exactly IS DevOps, and why is it one of the hottest organizational techniques around?   

DevOps was originally deployed by “unicorns” (nimble, innovative Internet organizations like Google, Amazon, Etsy, Netfix) as a way to enhance communication and collaboration between their software development teams and IT operations.

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3 Guaranteed Ways to Increase Your Communication and Negotiation Success


 

People always want to increase their odds of success. It’s simply human nature to want to do everything you can to avoid failure. Here are 3 guaranteed ways to increase your chances of success in communication…

 

Brandon Voss is the Director of Operations at The Black Swan Group and the Instructor of Omnikron’s Negotiation for Business Leaders Course

Brandon has been instrumental in adapting the FBI’s hostage negotiation techniques to the business world. In addition to training clients, Brandon has guest lectured at USC Marshall School of Business and Georgetown McDonough School of Business.

In this post, republished from the Black Swan Group blog, he provides a peek at some of the skills you will learn in the Omnikron course and which will be previewed in our free Negotiation webinar.

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Change Management: Top 10 Tips


Are you a Change Manager?

You are if you are

  •        Tasked with leading teams or individuals through changes that are happening on an ongoing basis
  •        Tasked with leading teams or individuals through changes as part of a single initiative

Managing change is so challenging and so important in today’s ever-evolving business environment, that a methodology has been created and change managers who are certified in this process are in demand.

As a Certified Change Practitioner, I thought I’d share some tips for managing change that everyone can use.
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Pythons and Pandas and Rs, Oh My!


When I first became intrigued with Big Data, I was fascinated with its

algorithms.

I started out with the Market Basket problem and then moved on to the Machine Learning problems. But I kept hearing about programming languages such as R, Python, Octave, and MatLab, and I wondered about their connection to Big Data.

Being someone who is not a fan of big snakes, I was hesitant to get into the subject matter because every resource seemed to have a picture of a giant snake on its cover.

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Negotiation: 3 Things You Should NOT Say


Increase your communication success by eliminating these 3 bad communication habits that naturally trigger a negative human response.

Brandon Voss is the Director of Operations at The Black Swan Group and the Instructor of Omnikron’s Negotiation for Business Leaders Course

Brandon has been instrumental in adapting the FBI’s hostage negotiation techniques to the business world. In addition to training clients, Brandon has guest lectured at USC Marshall School of Business and Georgetown McDonough School of Business.

In this post, republished from the Black Swan Group blog, he provides a peek at some of the skills you will learn in the Omnikron course and which will be previewed in our free Negotiation webinar.

Read more…