ITL Recap: Open Source Technology Solutions for Addressing Data Quality

What challenges does your organization face in addressing Data Quality issues? Last Friday at our IT Leadership Group meeting Divakar Khanna, Director at Optum Data Solutions and Ansh Sarkari, Principal Engineer at Optum Data Solutions lead an informative discussion on the topic, Open Source Technology Solution for Addressing Data Quality. A huge thank you to Optum for…

3 Reasons Why It’s Difficult to Build Diverse Teams

Companies are making a conscious effort to improve the diversity of their teams. A more diverse and inclusive workplace not only offers interpersonal benefits, it also contributes to an organization’s overall financial performance and growth. Within IT, business leaders are especially motivated to build stronger and less homogenous teams. A new survey commissioned by York…

B2E Success Story: Larry Stelmach

After a more than 20-year career in the manufacturing industry, Larry Stelmach was ready for a change. Then a friend recommended York Solutions’ Barriers to Entry program (B2E), a paid training that prepares people changing careers or re-entering the workforce for in-demand jobs in IT project management. “The program looked so good, I wasn’t sure…

3 Steps to Developing Your Personal Brand

A strong, cohesive brand is a vital part of an organization’s success. The brand shapes the company’s audience, goals, and offerings and influences its path forward. Building a brand is also important for individuals. When you develop your personal brand, you are able to reflect on what makes you uniquely you – and how your…

PMO Recap: Project Life Cycle Models: Implementation Strategy and Considerations

Project life cycle implementation can be an extensive and difficult process. Last Friday at our Project Management Office Group Meeting, John Danzl, Senior IT Project Manager at LTCG facilitated a boisterous discussion on Project Lifecycle Models; Implementation Strategy, Tactics, and Considerations. A huge thank you to LTCG for hosting us!  If you are thinking about a PLC implementation, what…