The World of “Crisis Driven Systems Decisions”

I use this phrase to describe what a great many unions (and other organizations) use as their systems development “strategy”.  In this paradigm there is little thought given to pro-active planning of upgrading software or hardware. Staff skills are rarely considered either. I am reminded of an old “Seinfeld” episode where Jerry is describing the…

In Praise of Diversity

In recent news we have seen various headlines on immigration reform, women’s rights, and numerous forms of discrimination that occur in the workplace.  Our business is in providing solutions to labor unions and I thought about how our customers, who represent the working people of America (or at least those that are still organized), stack…

Is your Organization Vulnerable to Back Office Attacks? – Get EXPERT Help!

It’s no secret that these days unions are under attack at many levels from their political and ideological foes. Some of the more recent tactics are directly aimed at disrupting or crippling a union by using indirect methods, such as attacking their administrative functions. A prime example of this is the threatened removal of “dues…