Category: Social

Review of the book Angel by Jason Calacanis

Review of the book Angel by Jason Calacanis

I just finished reading and listening to Angel: How to Invest in Technology Startups, a book by Jason Calacanis.  I first mentioned Jason on this blog back in 2009, when I wrote “starting is easy; finishing is hard.” Fast forward 8 years. First Thoughts First, let me say, this is a great book. I’m now…

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Agile Baltimore Meetup | April 14th, 2017

Agile Baltimore Meetup | April 14th, 2017

Another great meetup! This month, topics we discussed: Half-breed implementations where no business was included. Heuristics for determining a good user story Incorporating project managers in Scrum’ish Agile Program vs Project Scrum implementation LeSS vs SAFe Link to Agile Baltimore Facebook Page Link to Meetup Group Page Check out the image gallery!

Why Anchor is Sinking

Why Anchor is Sinking

What is Anchor When I was first introduced to Anchor.fm, I was really excited. It sounded like a really frictionless way to get ideas out into the wild and then get verbal “comments” back from listeners.  If you’re not using it, Anchor saves WAV files for playback by others, linking them together into kind of…

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Solve Problems

Solve Problems

What we do As we do our day to day work, I think we can get lost. We get our heads so wrapped around the sales process and selling solutions, we forget why we’re working with a client in the first place.  I’ve been told if the only tool I have is a hammer, everything…

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Create Awesome Things

Create Awesome Things

I love to create awesome things.  I’ve created job aids, templates, a blog, a book.  I just like to create things people can use and/or enjoy.   With the exception of items I do with a client, I think I create for the sake of creating. It’s an outlet. I recently started creating motivational or thought-provoking…

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