Author Archives: Umesh Chandra

What About MONO?

MONO an open-source project that brings the .NET server technology to non-Microsoft platforms such as Linux, HP-UX, Solaris, and Mac OS X. .NET is more than just a Web application development framework, and this project aims to provide that framework as open source. Although Microsoft is starting to embrace its shared source model, in which …

Secret of effective feedback

So many managers feel that providing constructive feedback—or at least feedback they hope will be perceived as constructive— is one of their biggest challenges. All too often they avoid giving it, because they know it’s going to be awkward and could possibly make matters worse. The Effects of Ineffective Feedback When a manager attempts to …

A new skill needed for Project Managers

There are confirmed reports that IT budgets in a number of industries in the US and UK, have been nearly halved. A number of Indians in the US have been sent back, after project cancellations, lay-offs etc. Recent survey from Reuters has also proved the recession that we all are going to witness. The report …

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