Learning Log 4: Human Capital Case Studies

The Case Studies in Human Capital Management are very interesting because these really are happening in the real world. Unfortunately, the issues are not discussed in the corporate world because it’s quite taboo or sensitive. The usual cases that we encounter in Human Capital are: 1. office politics; 2. unfair promotion; 3. too much expectation;… Read More

Learning Log 3: Leading the Knowledge Organization

Currently, I’m in a technical role in our organization and I don’t plan to take any leadership posts soon. I’m actually trying to learn the different aspects of the information security domain and after experiencing these different roles, it will help me lead a team someday. The discussion in class was actually a wake up… Read More

Learning Log 6 – Earl’s Multiple Methodology and CSF

The final stretch of the course talked about Earl’s Multiple Methodology (1980) and how it can be applied in the real world in determining the Critical Success Factors (CSF). The goal of Earl’s Methodology is to be able to align the business goals to the IT/IS needs or plans. This will be able to maximize… Read More

Learning Log 5: The Five Authors

In this activity, each of the students was tasked to look for 5 authors (can be fictional or non-fictional) and research on the lessons regarding strategic management. I have chosen the following authors and works: The Prince (Niccolo Machiavelli) Atlas Shrugged (Ayn Rand) The Wealth of Nations (Adam Smith) The Greatest Salesman in the World… Read More

A Primer on Ethical Hacking & Information Security for Senior High

In partnership with the Admissions and Marketing office of Asia Pacific College (APC), I was invited to give a short talk on Information Security education to incoming Senior High students. Students from different schools attended the seminar. Slides used in the seminar can be downloaded here: A Primer on Ethical Hacking & Information Security

Ethical Hacking & Information Security for PATTS faculty

Last Feb 25, 2016, I was invited by PATTS to give a talk for their faculty members about Ethical Hacking and Information Security. I would like to thank their VP for Academic Affairs, Engr. Lorenzo Naval and VP for Student Affairs Dr. Emelita Javier for the heartwarming accommodation in your school. To view my presentation… Read More

Learning Log 4 – Industry Life Cycle

We continued our discussion on Industry Life cycle. There are 4 stages: Introduction Growth Maturity Decline We then classified the current stage of the companies we are comparing: Apple and Samsung. We classified Apple in the Maturity stage while Samsung in the Growth stage. We followed a framework defining the aspects of each stage such… Read More