Gerard Rubio

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Risk Adjusted ROI of Agile versus Waterfall

“In theory there is no difference between practice and theory. In practice there is.” This week I saw one of those examples.Nice.ROI $$ (agile) > ROI …

The PMO Role in an Agile Environment

Agile. Everyone is talking about it.<p>In one corner it is the holy grail of project delivery, in the other skepticism. As the project management …

Guest article: Kanban anti-patterns

Hello! Eric Brechner here. Kanban is a workflow management technique that has moved from the manufacturing line to the software team room and kitchen …

Data Science for dummies: The six step methodology

Posted by<p>on<p>Data Lakes, Data Science, Big Data, Data Analytics? Over the last few years, marketing departments have bombarded us with these terms, …

Data Science

How to Choose the Right Project Management Method

<b>Waterfall Methodology</b><p><b>Waterfall</b> has developed from traditional project management. It is a method in which progress is seen as a waterfall flowing …

Project Management

Ten Notable Google Project Management Apps

• Back To Start<br>• Pause<br>• Loading...<p><b>Wrike</b><p>Project managers have long relied on specialized tools to track project tasks, assignments and milestones and keep …

Project Management

Are you a Scrum Master or a Project Manager?

<b>Do you hold the job title of Scrum Master in your organization? In most big companies today, this role is still misrepresented as a Project Manager,</b> …

Leadership

Mystery of the Universe's Gamma-Ray Glow Solved

The steady glow of high-energy gamma-ray light that spreads across the cosmos has puzzled astronomers for decades. One team of researchers thinks it …

Telescopes

Top 10 Maya Secrets

Travel<p>The Maya world remains shrouded in mystery, and many misconceptions about the people and their history endure. Here are some secrets of the Maya revealed.—By Michael Shapiro<p><b>The Maya haven’t disappeared.</b> <br>Just as the fall of Rome didn't meant the end of Romans, the decline of great Maya …

Central America

Dark Matter --Is It the "Operating System" of the Universe? (Holiday Feature)

In cosmology, cold dark matter is a form of matter the particles of which move slowly in comparison with light, and interact weakly with …

Free Things to Do in Montreal

With new skyscrapers and centuries-old buildings, Montreal is the perfect combination of modern and historic. This cosmopolitan city has something for everyone—summer festivals, winter sports, world-class shopping, a bustling nightlife—and plenty of free options to keep you on budget.<p><b>Art</b><p><b>The Segal</b> …

Did the Big Bang create a parallel universe where time goes backwards?

Radical new research suggests that at the same time the Big Bang created our universe, another where time goes in the opposite direction was also born<p>A scientific breakthrough could redefine how the universe is understood.<p>Radical new research led by a British scientist has suggested that there may …

‘Life on Earth is in peril. We have no future if we don’t go into space’

STEPHEN HAWKING<p>Physicist and cosmologist<p>Robotic missions are much cheaper and may provide more scientific information, but they don’t catch the public imagination in the same way, and they don’t spread the human race into space, which I’m arguing should be our long-term strategy. If the human race …

If This Is What Spaceships Will Look Like In 100 Years, You’re Going To Want To Get In Line Now

If we’re going to ever settle down away from this planet, we’re going to need spaceships like these–essentially living systems that can fly through space–to help get us there and keep us alive.<p>Within 100 years, humans may venture beyond the solar system. What would it take to make it possible to …

30 Latest Links to Photography Tutorials, Special Features and Amazing Photos

Another terrific week in the world of photography passes us by as Toad Hollow Photography has been searching all corners of the internet looking for …

Sleep Deprivation Is Killing You and Your Career

The next time you tell yourself that you’ll sleep when you’re dead, realize that you’re making a decision that can make that day come much sooner. Pushing late into the night is a health and productivity killer.<p>According to the Division of Sleep Medicine at the Harvard Medical School, the …