ISO/IEC 15504 SPICE / Automotive SPICE Training

Yesterday I attended to the ISO/IEC 15504 SPICE (Software Process Improvement and Capability Determination) and Automotive SPICE (the same tailored to automotive suppliers) training. The training was provided by Hungarian Software Quality Consulting Institute Ltd. Most of the things the coach said I had already known, but the comparison between CMMI, TQM and SPICE wasContinue reading “ISO/IEC 15504 SPICE / Automotive SPICE Training”

Pressure on Pay Grades

On 1st January 2010 new taxation rules have been applied in Hungary. In a nutshell this means that the 18-36% graded personal income tax has been reduced to be 16% direct tax, and families having children may achieve further significant decrement. The change will increase the net salaries by 10-100% (!) in the field ofContinue reading “Pressure on Pay Grades”

Promising signs – light at the end of the tunnel

One of my old friends called me and sent me a job advertisement of his company. This is an assembly leader position in the neighborhood. I’m very proud of being asked, because this assembly team is one of the suppliers of his responsibility area, and I cannot imagine greater appreciation than somebody asks me toContinue reading “Promising signs – light at the end of the tunnel”