Connecting the dots...
I’ve invested in several careers working on someone else’s ideas, principally by means of writing software code that helps someone else realize their…
White belt. All is new. Brown belt. Ha! I know it all! Black belt, eyes open.
While tests for personality type can be useful, they are, at best, pseudoscience. I speak from both the experience of having taken several dozen…
[This story was inspired by the expression "double edged sword" and the "Sword of Damocles," an ancient parable popularized by the Roman philosopher…
On a flight into Houston several years ago, my plane was diverted to Austin due to weather. Before we could land at Austin, we were re-diverted back to…
Dear Readers! I thought it prudent to share some plans I have for this blog in 2022. My goal for 2021 was to publish at least two quality articles a…
I've been successful at several careers now. In only one of those can I say a level of skill was achieved that would be recognized as mastery. I…
When a potter begins to throw a pot, she picks up a lump of clay, shapes it into a rough sphere, and throws it onto the spinning potter's wheel. It may…
Found on the Internet... An experienced scrum master describes their work cycles (screen capture) as going "from being very busy during sprint end/start…
Imagine you have many opportunities ahead of you. That feels great, especially if you're an options person. Then you have to make a decision about which…
Very good article from Margaret Heffernan, "It’s Finally Time to Retire ‘Good to Great’ From the Leadership Canon." This quote stands out: Collins…