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About Clayton Calvert

Clayton is a Consultant for netlogx.

Change Can Be Painful, How Do I Make It Stick

By |2020-03-13T12:05:02-04:00February 14th, 2020|

Change can be painful—but it doesn’t have to be! An often under-appreciated key to organizational change. We’ve all gotten those emails from Human Resources, accounting, managers, etc. notifying us of a new process or a new change. Immediately, we jump to: I have to do my timesheets how, now? Wait, expense reporting is moving to [...]

Pick Up the Weights, Pick Up Yourself

By |2020-03-24T09:08:38-04:00November 22nd, 2019|

I personally believe there are few things better than hitting the gym after a strenuous day. In fact, research shows that even a single instance of exercise in a one-week period can reduce stress and anxiety. Employing weight training as a type of exercise releases endorphins, which in turn reduces stress, tension, and anxiety. Incorporating [...]

Information Overload: Choosing a Cybersecurity Framework That Works for Your Organization

By |2020-03-24T09:10:37-04:00October 18th, 2019|

In 2017, an average of 360,000 new malicious files were detected each day. With the number of cyber threats growing, companies today need to ensure they have a robust cybersecurity program. There is a plethora of information out there pertaining to cybersecurity programs and frameworks, and with all these different options to pick from, how [...]

Project Management vs. Program Management—What’s the Difference?

By |2020-03-24T09:10:30-04:00September 13th, 2019|

Although the titles “project manager” and “program manager” may sound similar, in reality, they are far from the same. Each role is unique, and netlogx is able to meet the needs of both roles. A project manager is typically thought of as the individual in charge of running a project. They oversee the day-to-day operations [...]

But why would you jump out of a perfectly good airplane?

By |2020-04-23T18:27:06-04:00September 6th, 2019|

Skydiving. It is something that I think you could find on most people’s bucket list and is always hyped-up as the go-to adrenaline junkie activity. For me, it was a little different. As I watched the small plane descend, with its cargo of the most recent jumpers still slowly floating down, I felt the first [...]

Technological Advancement in the Medicaid Sphere: MESC 2019

By |2020-03-24T09:10:16-04:00September 4th, 2019|

For the first time, I had the opportunity to attend the annual Medicaid Enterprise Systems Conference (MESC) in Chicago, and it was a great experience! Due to my technical background, I was very interested to see how the technical solutions for Medicaid-related problems are progressing. I attended a few sessions that helped me better understand [...]

Priorities, Stakeholders, and Risk: How to Manage Your Time

By |2020-03-24T09:07:43-04:00May 20th, 2019|

A key factor in the success of any project is the team’s ability to manage time effectively. This includes the time of the project team, the time of the stakeholders, and the time of the client. It is a high-stakes balancing act and one that the team must master to drive efficient and successful project [...]