Archive for February 11th, 2013

IT – this is how your business colleagues think

Monday, February 11th, 2013

The history of this blog is littered with commentary trying to analyse why Business Operations come from Venus and IT comes from Mars.

If you work in IT, take a quick read of this article, published by an outsourcing analyst (Horses for Sources). Although intended to be aimed at the geeks and suppliers of the sourcing industry, it is also a lesson to internal IT colleagues in how Business Ops thinks, and why IT should focus on using technology to achieve business outcomes, not try to sell the technologies themselves.

You can find the article here: Sourcing no-no’s for 2013.