A Study report about Participatory Poverty Assessment
Later years have seen a fast extension of exertions to applying participatory methodologies to pushing strategy change. The alleged ‘participatory neediness assessment’ has structured a major part of this. This handbook was requisitioned to fill a crevice in the momentum expositive expression on participatory explore and approach – specifically reasonable direction for advancement professionals.
This reflects actuality, because of the fact that once strategy and operational methods are up and running the varieties in the institutional setting imply that nonexclusive direction is prone to come to be less advantageous. In any case, those attempting to function with and maintain participatory strategy examination may in any case discovery an abstract of later experience suitable, even at later stages the whole time. Keep reading…
Study about Frameworks for Establishing and Evaluating Internal Controls
Abstract:~ A rundown of skeletons usually utilized by business conglomerations to make and assess interior controls is furnished together with a sample of a recently implemented Control Self Assessment (CSA) task. Utilizing the Csa strategy within a begin up operation, the methodology of distinguishing key business forms, dangers to those methodologies, and controls to alleviate the dangers is clarified, as is the way criticism from the Csa task brings about proposals to enhance inner controls. A percentage of the profits coming about because of Csa, incorporating expanded consciousness of organizational goals, advancement of a feeling of representative responsibility for controls, unanticipated discovery of dangers, and expanded adequacy of the unit’s controls are likewise talked about.
Introduction:~ Fast development and under-improved fiscal and operational controls are normal qualities of numerous begin up operations, incorporating associations, joint wanders, sections, and divisions. Deficient or dishonorably working controls can expedite cheating, misfortune of clients, and even business washout. Administrators of begin up operations regularly neglect to satisfactorily location the requirement for controls in light of the fact that they fail to offer the learning of how to address control danger, need assets to address control danger, or they discern different issues as being more basic. The administrator’s quandary is the means by which to proficiently equalize the necessity for solid controls with the ordinary requests connected with running a recently framed business. Keep reading…
Study about Continuous Process Improvement: Centrelink
Abstract: Continuous process improvementacross a large organisation requires not just management commitment, but also a robust and practical methodology supported by effective training and useful documentation. Recognising both the diﬃculty of the task and its critical importance for future organisational performance, Centrelink created the Continuous Improvement Team to develop, implement and continuously improve a standard methodology for discovery, analysis, redesign and improvement of selected business processes throughout Centrelink.
Background: Centrelink is a complex organisation within the Australian Government. It delivers services on behalf of 27 other agencies in both normal and emergency conditions. Across Australia 27,000 staﬀ support 6.5 million customers. Centrelink‘s purpose is formally described as: Serving Australia by assisting people to become self-suﬃcient and supporting those in need. Keep reading…
A Study about Geospatial Processing Services for Web-based Hydrological Applications
Abstract:~ River discharge is an important issue to be monitored because of its significant influence on environmental systems, on human lives for water resource exploitation, and hazards related to floods and landslides. In this context, we have designed and developed a web-based Geoportal for hydrological applications that integrates geospatial processing services and web mapping viewers to provide an interactive and user-friendly interface to hydrological modelling experts and scientists.
Introduction:~ Geospatial web services –web services that serve and process geospatial information for a wide range of territory-based applications– have evolved to become interoperable pieces used to build modular and distributed GIS applications over Internet . They have become key components of Spatial Data Infrastructures (SDI) , helping support some the most common requirements of scientific users of information systems such as discovery, access, process and visualization of geospatial datasets. keep reading…
A law firm in Europe contacted TERIS with a large data set needed for discovery. The highly sensitive and confidential data needed to be collected and reviewed on-site. TERIS project managers consulted with the firm and its client to assess the case and determine the optimal solution. TERIS brings a consultative approach to eDiscovery that is unmatched in the industry. We believe in building strong relationships with clients for the agility and flexibility to achieve these results.
Even though the law firm requested other bids for less money, TERIS was chosen based on confidence.After considering the latest tools on the market, as well as best practices and standards, TERIS devised a solution using Clearwell Systems. A full Clearwell server was deployed on-site in Europe at the company data center. All data was ingested internally with access by a Clearwell-certified TERIS technician. Keep reading…
We wanted to understand if the principles of effective automation, as published in our previous book, Software Test Automation, are still relevant and what other principles now apply, so we began gathering information about real-world test automation implementations. This led us to a rather pleasant discovery: Over the past 10 years, many people have had good success with software test automation, many of them using our book. Of course, we are not the only ones to have described or discovered good automation practices, yet successful and lasting automation still seems to be an elusive achievement today.
We hope the stories in this book will help many more people to succeed in their test automation efforts. This book brings together contemporary automation stories. The technology of test automation has progressed significantly since our last book on automation was published in 1999. We wanted to find out what approaches have been successful, what types of applications are now being tested using test automation and how test automation has changed in recent years. Different people have solved automation problems in different ways—we wanted to know what can be learned from their experiences and where and how test automation is being applied in new ways. Keep reading..
Since the discovery and adherence to a trusted system and getting as close to “mind-like-water” as I can at this present time, it is sometimes clear to me that some people don’t think I have enough to do. I think this is in no small part to me generally being happy, excited, and eager to lend a hand. I call this the Productivity Paradox.
I don’t instantly reply to every single email. I don’t accept every meeting invite. I am happy. I’m not balled up under my desk in the fetal position. I’m not in the office every night until 8pm. Therefore, I must be slacking off. Read more…
Challenge: QuantumDigital, Inc., wanted to share their thought leadership in multi-channel marketing and gain wider recognition for their full-service marketing capabilities. To meet this goal, they decided to host a Marketing Innovation and Discovery Summit and invite executive leaders from top agencies and retail brands. This event would not only educate these high-level decision makers about the changing landscape of marketing communications, but it would secure one-on-one time with each participant to develop strategic business partnerships.
Case Study about the Imminent Militarization of Biology
Abstract: The revolution in biology, including advances in genomics, will lead to rapid progress in the treatment of mental illness by advancing the discovery of highly specific ligands that affect specific neurological pathways.
The status of brain science and its potential for military application to enhance soldier performance, to develop new weapons and to facilitate interrogation are discussed. If such applications are pursued, they will also expand the options available to torturers, dictators and terrorists.
“When we tied our vulnerability discovery process directly to our asset database, RedSeal flagged some critical assets that weren’t properly documented. It used to be very time consuming and expensive to analyze the impact of discovered vulnerabilities. RedSeal’s fully automated process has saved us a great deal of time and thousands of dollars in analysis.” — Kanon Cozad, SVP and Director, Enterprise Architecture, UMB Financial Corp.
Challenge: UMB Financial Corporation was recently named the “Best Bank in the Continental U.S.” by Forbes magazine. Based in Kansas City, Missouri, UMB offers complete banking, asset management, health spending solutions and related financial services to both individuals andbusiness customers nationwide. Its banking subsidiaries manage more than $11.9 billion in assets and operate 135 banking centers throughout seven states, including Missouri, Illinois, Colorado, Kansas, Oklahoma, Nebraska and Arizona. Click here to read more…