There is a website called Value Based Management that is a reference site for many different models for managing organizations. This website has grouped their posts in the following categories. Strategy – Value Creation (Models & Methods) Valuation- Decision Making (Models & Ratios) Organization – Change – Culture (Methods & […]

Value Based Management

How do credit card transactions work? What is the process? There is an article at Grid + called Money vs. Cryptocurrency, The Real Costs (part 1) On that website article there is a diagram that shows the process of a person spending $100 on their VISA credit card at a […]

Credit Card Transactions

What is a landing page? Wikipedia says the following about Landing Page: “In online marketing, a landing page, sometimes known as a “lead capture page” or a “lander”, or a “destination page”, is a single web page that appears in response to clicking on a search engine optimized search result […]

Landing Page

Collaboration software, also known as collaborative software or groupware, is the technology designed to facilitate and handle group work to achieve a common goal. Collaboration software may be used by groups to communicate, coordinate, share, cooperate, solve problems, negotiate, or even compete. Conferencing software can be grouped into two groups […]

Collaboration Software

You can download the Microsoft Power BI Desktop here. It is over 100MB, so it might take a few minutes to download. You can download this software for free and install it on your laptop or computer. There are three components to Power BI Desktop: the query editor, modelling and […]

Power BI Desktop

What is Power BI? BI stands for Business Intelligence. Wikipedia says: “Power BI is a business analytics service provided by Microsoft. It provides interactive visualizations with self-service business intelligence capabilities, where end users can create reports and dashboards by themselves, without having to depend on information technology staff or database […]

Microsoft Power BI

What is Trello? Trello is an online (web) collaboration tool that organizes your projects into boards. In one glance, Trello tells you what’s being worked on, who’s working on what, and where something is in a process. Trello is a free web-based project management application that falls under the general […]


Personal Growth Principles Based on: Stephen Covey’s book: Seven Habits of Highly Effective People Self-Awareness We can stand back and observe our thoughts and feelings, think about them and change them if we want to. A new belief can change everything. To become more self-aware, take a look at your […]

Seven Habits

This is the first non-computer book post that I have written on this website. I think it’s important enough to do so. Whatever you are trying to achieve, you need to have the best mindset possible. The mindset that works. Carol Dweck wrote a book called Mindset The New Psychology […]

Mindset by Carol Dweck

What is an Enterprise Architecture Framework? Before defining that, have a look at the post on Enterprise Architecture. Wikipedia defines an Enterprise Archtecture Framework in this way: “An enterprise architecture framework (EA framework) defines how to create and use an enterprise architecture. An architecture framework provides principles and practices for […]

Enterprise Architecture Frameworks

What is Enterprise Architecture (EA)? Wikipedia defines it this way: “Enterprise architecture (EA) is “a well-defined practice for conducting enterprise analysis, design, planning, and implementation, using a comprehensive approach at all times, for the successful development and execution of strategy. Enterprise architecture applies architecture principles and practices to guide organizations […]

Enterprise Architecture

Wikipedia says of LibreOffice: “LibreOffice is a free and open source office suite, a project of The Document Foundation. It was forked from in 2010, which was an open-sourced version of the earlier StarOffice. The LibreOffice suite comprises programs for word processing, the creation and editing of spreadsheets, slideshows, […]


Risk is the potential for loss or injury to occur. The essence of good business decisions is the balancing of risks and potential gains. In fact, all decisions and their actions involve some amount of risk. The future is not certain. Harmful things can happen to us even when we […]

Business Risk

The accounting cycle is a series of activities that begins with a transaction and ends with the closing of the books. It is a process. Because this process is repeated each reporting period, it is referred to as the accounting cycle and starts with these five steps below. The first […]

The Accounting Cycle