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March 2017

TMNS Hackathon: fun, friends, food and most of all… focus!

9 March, 2017|Tags: , |

On Saturday 11 February, 38 TMNS employees gathered at our offices to join the annual TMNS Hackathon. "The hackathon is not really about hacking," explains Roeland Lengers, Director People and Team Development. "It's a way to bring colleagues together to learn from each other. Each of us has his or her own skills. When you [...]

May 2016

10 HR tips for managing a consultancy firm

3 May, 2016|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

Managing a consultancy firm is different from running a “normal” business. If all is well then your primary assets, your highly paid consultants, are deployed at your customers locations, outside of the direct scope of your management control. Yet still you need to support, guide, coach, motivate, assist... basically: manage your people remotely. This list presents you [...]

January 2015

Eight steps towards an effective IT organization

13 January, 2015|Tags: , , |

The tasks you are accountable for change over time. Some tasks are automated and disappear. Others are added as a result of process changes or changed skills. Designing an organization is therefore not a one-time activity, but a continuous process. When you use the tasks executed within your organization as a starting point, and combine [...]