Stories by Stephen Bell

Big mistakes in small e-pond

E-commerce is much celebrated as a successful application of technology for present and future. But even in technology and Internet timescales (and certainly in business timescales) it is very much at the beginning of its life. Mistakes are made (and not always admitted to) and lessons are still being learned.

Balancing act necessary for success

The basic parameters of an IT project - indeed any project - are threefold; it must be of good quality, done within an acceptable time and keep within the financial budget.