October 29, 2020

Pace of Innovation

Our ability to be productive is the most critical metric that determines quality of life. It’s a fundamental measurement of how the economy is doing, identifys […]
October 17, 2020

Value of Vision

In business, when talking about writing a business plan, or when a consultant evaluates a business, sometimes a vision or mission statement are things that get […]
October 1, 2020

Ideas, big and small

I have 3 big ideas. The kind of legacy making change the world ideas that are big and bold. These ideas are things I would pursue […]
September 17, 2020

ZettelKasten System

For a while now I’ve been finding my thoughts a little more frazzled, and less focused. This is perhaps a little bit to do with having […]
August 27, 2020

The Last and Biggest Industry Primed for Tech Disruption

The wave of tech disruption has been picking off industries one after the other since the early 70’s. Until today when it’s hard to think of […]
August 18, 2020

Woodworking Accuracy

Over the last several woodworking project I have been having a hard time dialing in the accuracy of my cuts. Increasingly the things I want to […]
July 13, 2020

Motorcycle Sold

When we moved to Ottawa one of the things I had on my mind was to get another motorcycle, and I did. I bought a 2012 […]
June 10, 2020

Current Thoughts on Software Testing

When I was a younger developer I didn’t see the value in writing tests for the projects I worked on. I was focused on being as […]
May 21, 2020


This month has started with the large project of replacing the flooring in the upstairs of the house. The old oak strips were squeaky, splintered, worn […]