Cost basis is a funny thing. Every investor knows a little something about it. Since 1913 it’s been the foundation for taxes on capital gains (I’m not absolutely certain about that date; but, really, who’s going to check?). It has appeared on statements and brokerage websites for years. It was almost always incorrect. The basic […]
What’s your company’s culture? If someone asks you to describe it, can you? Do all teammates in your company know it? And more importantly is everyone living by it? It can be challenging to actually put pen to paper in articulating a company’s culture. You may kind of know it, but to actually explain it…that […]
I often say if you raise your profile in life by definition you raise the profiles of those around you too. Unfortunately, the opposite is true as well so be careful who you run with. Your profile is all you have. It is defined primarily by who you associate with, your actions and how you communicate your thoughts and beliefs. That’s about it.
The power of a company culture is extreme and is why Peter Drucker did say that attempts to change one are futile. He was a proponent of working with what you have and often compared company culture to country culture.
Many companies, in order to capture everything they want to be for their clients (with good intent) try to jam everything into the mission statement, ultimately to the point that no one can actually remember them, to some extent making them worthless.
In the enterprise and infrastructure software space, innovation is slower and development more costly. Still, users and purchasers of technology get excited about the promise of new technology and the positive effect they hope it will provide to them as well as their businesses.
At Scivantage we have…Clients. Because Clients signify a relationship.
So many of today’s headlines talk of security breaches, most recently the Federal Government experienced one of its largest breaches to date with the theft of billions of personal records for employees, contractors, etc. At the core of most of these incidents, is a lack of education and awareness within the teams that support and administer the systems as well as the user community.
Since Scivantage was founded 15 years ago, technology has brought rapid change and innovation to financial services – and as we embark on this milestone anniversary year, Scivantage continues to lead the way in this transformation. Our delivery of high performance products and services that go beyond the boundaries of traditional offerings has allowed Scivantage […]