Herman Salim

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Difference between DCS, PLC, and RTU ? Instrumentation Tools

One of the most common questions is regarding the difference between DCS and PLC as well as between PLC and SCADA – and if there is any difference at …

Zlatan Ibrahimovic on Manchester United, Wayne Rooney and Marcus Rashford

Zlatan Ibrahimovic sat down with <i>Sky Sports</i> reporter Geoff Shreeves to discuss his move to Manchester United, his ambitions and his future.<p>The …

9 Bad Habits You Must Break To Be More Productive

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Nothing sabotages your productivity quite like bad habits. They are insidious, creeping up on you slowly until you don't even notice the damage they're causing.<p>Bad habits slow you down, decrease your accuracy, make you less creative and …

Time Management

The inbox makeover

Each e-mail message in your inbox demands your time and attention. Filters and rules are great for reducing some of that demand, shunting easily …

Empty Your Inbox with the Trusted Trio

Managing the steady stream of email that gathers in your inbox every day can feel like an impossible task. Not long ago, I kept a lengthening list of …

A Tool to Help You Reach Your Goals in 4 Steps

4 scientifically proven methods to increase your productivity

The way we are working isn’t working anymore, and hasn’t been for some time. Checking email in bed the moment we awake, chugging too much coffee, hour-long commutes twice each day…they all take a toll on the quality of our work and our lives.<p>Not to mention that when we get to the office, many of us …

From Purpose to Impact

<i>The two most important days in your life are the day you are born and the day you find out why. —Mark Twain</i><p>Over the past five years, there’s been an explosion of interest in purpose-driven leadership. Academics argue persuasively that an executive’s most important role is to be a steward of the …

Leading People When They Know More than You Do

If you’re a manager in a knowledge-driven industry, chances are you’re an expert in the area you manage. Try to imagine a leader without this expertise doing your job. You’ll probably conclude it couldn’t be done. But as your career advances, at some point you will be promoted into a job which …

Building a Software Start-Up Inside GE

Is your company ready to compete in a world of smart, connected products? For some time now we’ve been living into a smarter world filled with Big Data and analytics, and a more connected one that’s been described as “the internet of things.” In this world, customers expect their suppliers to …

Conquer Your To-Do List with Your Phone

Whether you have an effective way of managing your tasks or if you’ve never been able to get the right tool for the job, making smarter use of your smart phone can make your life a lot easier.<p>Phone-based task management is effective because it helps with three challenges: capturing tasks before …

2 Essential Rules Most Salespeople Forget

Contrary to popular belief, providing "more information" to a customer tends to slow down the buying process.<p>As I pointed out in the post "10 Things Every Customer Wants," customers can be incredibly demanding. However, there is one thing that customers definitely don't want: <i>more information.</i><p>For …

3 Behaviors That Drive Successful Salespeople

Most people consider selling to be an art rather than a science: some people have it and some people don’t. But this leaves a lot of uncertainty in what is often a company’s most profitable department, and it makes managing a high-functioning sales force notoriously difficult. The prevailing …

10 Small Things You Can Do Every Day to Get Smarter

Intelligence is a work in progress. Maximize yours with these simple habits.<p>You might be under the impression that intelligence is a fixed quantity set when you are young and unchanging thereafter. But research shows that you're wrong. How we approach situations and the things we do to feed our …

4 Things You Thought Were True About Time Management

I don’t know anyone who doesn’t struggle with how to make the most of their time at work. How do you stay on top of an overflowing inbox? How do you get work done when your day is taken up by meetings? How can you get through a continually expanding to-do list? How do you even find time to make a …

How to Spend the First 10 Minutes of Your Day

If you’re working in the kitchen of Anthony Bourdain, legendary chef of Brasserie Les Halles, best-selling author, and famed television personality, you don’t dare so much as boil hot water without attending to a ritual that’s essential for any self-respecting chef: <i>mise-en-place.</i><p>The “Meez,” as …

How GE Stays Young

GE is an icon of management best practices. Under CEO Jack Welch in the 1980s and 1990s, they adopted operational efficiency approaches (“Workout,” “Six Sigma,” and “Lean”) that reinforced their success and that many companies emulated. But, as befits a company that has been around for 130 years, …

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How GE Applies Lean Startup Practices

We are all lean now — or soon will be. As the world becomes more digitized, generating more information surrounding products and services and speeding up processes, large and small companies in every industry, even manufacturing, are starting to compete more like the software industry, with short …

8 Ways Not to Manage Your Email (and 5 and a Half Tactics that Work)

In 1635, England’s Charles I expanded the island’s mail delivery service to the public — with postage paid by the recipient and based on the weight of the letter. If Great Aunt Henrietta wrote you a 10-page letter asking why you weren’t married yet, throughout most of the country you paid for the …

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20 Killer Goal Setting Strategies That Really Work

Learn how to develop good habits at http://www.developgoodhabits.com/ ! What are your goal setting strategies? In this presentation, learn the core principles of S.M.A.R.T. goals and 20 different tips on how to get what you want from life.

Stop Using Your Inbox as a To-Do List

Do you leave emails in your inbox so that you remember to read or tackle them? If so, you’re using your email to manage your tasks—and those are actually two very different things. Using a separate task manager, one that ties in closely with your email, can help you spend less time sifting through …

Cure your painful <span>PowerPoint</span>, tired <span>messaging</span> and lifeless <span>infographics.</span

How can you avoid the annual tinsel-trap of falling headfirst into a pile of Christmas-cliche?<p>What better way to celebrate the new release of Star …