Author: Michael Dixon

  • What are User Stories? 

    What are User Stories? 

    A user story is an informal, natural language description of one or more features of a software system. User stories help software teams understand the context of an IT system, as well as uncovering opportunities to improve business processes. Software teams often write user stories from the perspective of an end user or user of a system.  At…

  • Carlton PR and Marketing Teams Up With Its Clients

    The challenge: unique clients, unique team Carlton Public Relations & Marketing, a boutique firm in MA, works with clients in a variety of industries, with vastly different business models. Every client has its own unique, often home-grown, way of getting things done. Consequently, each client brings a wide array of technologies and business processes into…

  • Getting the Lay of the Land

    A Boston area commercial real estate broker modernized its IT operations in a two-phase project. The first phase moved all of the company’s operations from  existing onsite terminal services to Office 365. Files that had previously been stored at multiple locations were consolidated onto a single SharePoint Online site. The migration created  bit of an…