Galaxy Consulting provides specialized services in information management. At Galaxy Consulting, we help businesses in a variety of industries and sizes to get their information assets organized and under control so that they could work more efficiently, more productively, and, as a result, more profitably. We help companies to manage their valuable information assets in a way that fits their specific needs and requirements, taking into account how people, technology, and information relate. Galaxy Consulting with over 25 years experience and with a track record of excellence in customer service provides consulting services in business analysis and usability, content and knowledge management, records management, information architecture, enterprise search, taxonomy and metadata development and management, document control, information governance. Service Description Mission and Vision: To create order through systematic information management that results in work efficiency, legal and regulatory compliance leading to maximum operational productivity for our clients. Business Analysis and Usability - capture and document users requirements for your system implementation, user requirements management, writing use cases, user stories, functional specifications, project requirements documents, and other documents required for your project, development processes, methodologies, frameworks for your system implementation project, project management, user acceptance testing, usability testing, QA testing, users training. Content and Knowledge Management - development and documenting your organization's requirements for a content and knowledge management solution, compiling content inventories and maps, creating content strategy, recommendation and vendor selection of content management and knowledge base systems, deployment, functional testing, administration, and support of content management and knowledge base systems, content publishing, implementation of document workflows, development and implementation of content and knowledge management guidelines, policies, processes, and procedures, training users in content management or knowledge base system and in content and knowledge management procedures. Records Management - solutions to ensure that your organization has a central point of access and management of all records repositories, development and implementation of proactive and continuous records retention and disposition strategies, audit and monitoring that your organization's record keeping practices are in full compliance with regulatory requirements, scanning, cataloging, inventory, disposition, and archiving of records. Information Architecture - creating content structure, enabling and optimizing navigation in content management and knowledge base systems, web portals, and websites, enabling and optimizing search in content management and knowledge base systems, web portals, and websites, development and management customized taxonomies. Enterprise Search - enabling and optimizing search in content management and knowledge base systems, web portals, and websites. Taxonomy and Metadata Development and Management - development and management customized taxonomies, development and management ontologies, development and management metadata, development and management controlled vocabularies, development and management naming and numbering conventions. Document Control - implementation and administration of document control systems, ensuring documents regulatory and legal compliance, DCO/ECO process management, Bill of Materials (BOM) management, Approved Vendor List (AVL) management, change control management, documents routing and tracking. Information Governance - development and implementation set of policies, procedures, processes, roles, metrics, and controls that will help you to manage your information in such a way that supports your organization's immediate and future regulatory, legal, risk, and operational requirements.
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Over the last 14 years I have produced 30 eLearning courses, authored 15,000 pages of telecommunications user manuals (print and help), and designed the information architecture for 6 telecommunications firms technical publications and learning environments including converting classroom led training into eLearning, virtual classroom, and virtual lab/simulations. I also designed and ran a 3 implementations of single sourcing authoring for user manuals and training using DITA 1.2 XML. I have also participated and designed information architectures for intranets primarily in the SharePoint 2007/2010/O365 environment. I am conversant in creating ontologies/taxonomies for metadata management and converting these into information models and operationalizing the ontology into content. For the purpose of developing 4 new information development tools, I have participated in the gathering of user requirements/task analysis, created software design mockups and use cases, and providing testing and design feedback to the developers. I also designed the information development environment for technical publications for these 4 software products. As a university lecturer in military history and politics, I have taught over 1500 students, edited at least 3,000 papers and designed 2 courses. I have taught live in the classroom, virtually (webinar) and via asynchronous LMS (TopClass, Desire2Learn, and Blackboard).
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I am a very experienced manager and business owner with experience in a wide-range of business activities: Project Management, Quality Management, Business Process Improvement, Documentation, Contract Management, Process and Systems Engineering and Analysis. Past activities have included: * Document Management Systems Project Management. * Payment Card Industry Compliance for retail and on-line merchant activities. * Significant Process Improvement experience within Manufacturing environments (Consumer goods and Mass Customization). * Contract management and bid response management (Requests For Proposals - RFP's) * Process improvement: Six Sigma, Lean, Theory of Constraints, Functional Analysis, Kepner-Tregoe Problem solving. * Process and Business analysis and documentation * Training and Development of staff, including Conference Presentations * Process Engineering (Chemical Engineering qualification) As a small business owner (AuzCan Professional Services), I am also experienced in developing systems and processes to streamline a business (think the "E-Myth" by Michael Gerber) enabling owners to "work on the business rather than in the business'. On a personal level, I am friendly, focused, action and results oriented whilst providing excellent customer/client service in a timely manner.
I have over 10 years of experience in the information services industry, including work with publications and databases, copy editing, research, indexing, abstracting, taxonomy development, library operations, content development, metadata and cataloging. I have Master of Library and Information Science and a Master of Arts in Education and I have worked virtually for various organizations for more than 5 years.
"Can do it all," marketing expert with advanced proficiency in the following: - Digital Strategy - Social Media Strategy - Content Strategy - Brand Stewardship - Integrated Marketing - UX Strategy - Web/Print Design - Product Development and Management - Project Management (Business/Website/Marketing/Software Development) =========== Skill Set =========== Graphic/Web Design: Excel, PowerPoint, Word, Access, Photoshop, Illustrator, In-Design, Dreamweaver, PowerPoint presentation design/dev, graphic design (print), web design (UX/UI strategy, planning) Business/Website Design & Dev: Data entry, resume development, form development, project management. =========== In a nutshell... =========== Progressive, strategic and multi-faceted marketing executive with a proven reputation for maximizing engagement and driving results across an impressive roster of commercial and philanthropic brands. My expertise lies in cultivating strong and meaningful partnerships, employing best practices to exploit brand differentiation and building solid marketing frameworks for activation. My style has proven successful in a variety of leadership positions in both client and agency environments, as well as in the capacity of strategic consultation.
My knowledge of the English is in the top 2% of the world's English speakers My problem solving ability is in the top 8% of the world's English speakers I want to help you make your writing flawless I am a retired Professor of Archaeology and Paleoanthropology For two years I was an editor of Australian Archaeology I wrote, edited, typeset, and proofread a book on my research I have edited two books and three short articles for a colleague I also wrote, edited, and proofread numerous scholarly articles, mine and those of my colleagues You can be sure that my work will exceed your expectations. You have nothing to lose. If you are unhappy with my results I will personally reimburse any funds you paid.
OBJECTIVE: To drive cultural and scientific progress by improving how information is exchanged, integrated, found, and used; to collaborate with others who are passionate and progressive about information architecture, libraries, and semantics; to fully utilize my unique combination of capabilities and experiences; and continuously develop my skills. • Librarian / Information Scientist with 20 years experience of successfully delivering library and information systems expertise in a variety of organizational contexts. • Analytical, insightful, and an excellent communicator thriving on building necessary relationships, influencing across boundaries, and synthesizing different perspectives. •Technically proficient in large number of content, document, taxonomy, and semantic systems, with most recent experience in Linked Data environments. Languages and Modeling: RDF, SPARQL, Ontology Design, OWL, SKOS, RDFS, Linked Data, Semantic Web, Taxonomy, BASIS Tools: SmartLogic Semaphore, TopQuadrant Suite, Enterprise Vocabulary Net, Aleph Library system, Sharepoint, Methodologies: Traditional and Agile project management, including SCRUM Skills: Training, Rights Management, Copyright, Customer Relationships, Portfolio management, Stakeholder management, Information Architecture, Content Analysis, Content Workflow Design, Vocabulary management, Taxonomy management, Ontology design and management.
I specialize in the design and development of image repositories, digital content creation/management systems, and user interfaces for enterprise systems. My broad knowledge of both the software development process and the content creation process allows me to bring a wide view into the system design process. Fluent in both Tech-Speak and Art-Speak, I act as a vital conduit between developers, designers, and stakeholders. By creating clean, accurate documentation I catalyze the design phase into the development phase.