Management Matters

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  • Merging IT as a way of life

    Angelica Mari 01 Jul 2010
  • Though many IT chiefs are keen to have a merger under their belts, bringing disparate sets of technologies together is far from easy, particularly in this challenging economic climate. Take Paul ...

  • Bye Bye Brazil

    Angelica Mari 10 Jun 2010
  • So this is the end of the Brasscom Global IT Forum 2010. Over the past four days, the Brazilian IT trade body hosted the event, which included the Gartner Latin America outsourcing summit in Sao ...

  • Is English proficiency such a big deal for Brazil IT?

    Angelica Mari 10 Jun 2010
  • Following this blog post by my colleague Karl Flinders, I asked a few experts and IT buyers here at the Brasscom summit in Brazil about the issue of fluency in English. One of the key areas of ...

  • The Brazilian 'knack' gone wrong

    Angelica Mari 09 Jun 2010
  • One of the main selling points of the Brazilian IT services industry is the culture, but yesterday I heard some interesting views around how some cultural traits here can work against local firms ...

  • Indian IT management style will not work in Brazil

    Angelica Mari 08 Jun 2010
  • Following on the last post on Flavio Gryzspan's views on the potential of open source for Brazil, there were a few soundbites at a dinner last night around management culture that would be worth ...