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ITIL Island: How to get the most out of ITIL Training

ITIL Island – that mythical place we love to visit. If you’ve ever taken an ITIL class, you’ve most likely experienced ‘ITIL Island’. ITIL island is a great place to be. A place where CIOs are always wanting more ITIL and asking you for your expert advice on implementing and improving ITIL processes. One of …

Two surprising things to build credibility for your Service Management Program

When your Service Management program faces opposition, credibility makes all the difference between success and failure. So, here you have it; The blunt truth your mother didn’t tell  you about success in the world of IT Service Management: SFU Yep – Shut the Freak Up. Best advice I ever got. Yeah, I know you’re suppose …

What to do when your IT “goes all ITIL”

Help! My IT has gone all ITIL on me! What do I do now? You knew it was coming.  It’s how it goes with these things. You ask IT to focus a little more on the business. An innocent request in itself. We’re all under pressure, and all you wanted was more focus on the …

IT Service Managment: It’s all about value to the business

ITIL is designed to maximize business value, so why is it so often viewed as a process-improvement effort? IT Service Management can be polarizing, almost a religious experience –  it’s many things to many people; understood by few, misunderstood by most, and ultimately, is just kind of annoying to everyone else. I remember going to …