“Run {Harry}, Run!”

Its a rare thing for me to stay up to date with friends for over 20 years. Harry Pierson, formerly of Microsoft and now of Neo Global Development – Seattle is one of those people. Harry and I met when he worked for the Microsoft “field” organization in .NET Framework evangelism (thank you Harry and…

Friday Tips & Tricks… “Hey, You Got an Attitude?”

Years ago, when managing a team of Motorolans and my own personnel, I got into the habit of sharing little tips and tricks on Fridays. I’ve done them off and on depending on the job and team for twenty years or so. “Friday Tips & Tricks” have carried over to my new job. Some people…

“Ch-Ch-Ch-Ch-Changes”…

“Ch-ch-ch-ch-changes, turn and face the change, ch-ch-ch-changes…” David Bowie “Change is the only constant in life” Greek Philosopher Heraclitus, c. 500 BC Change… a loaded subject. Don’t we all hate change at some level? I mean, we generally like things the way they are. And if change is pushed upon us – in life, love,…

Scarcity or Abundance? You Choose…

I have long been a student of the polar concepts of scarcity and abundance. Many years ago, for many years, I was a partner in a software company with six other business partners. Mostly, the experience was great. But shortly after joining the firm, I realized it operated from a perspective of scarcity and fear….