August 16, 2014

White Shoe Syndrome

You know what you need to do to launch your business, you have the skills, you have the idea, and yet progress is slow. Maybe you […]
August 14, 2014

Adjusting to Fewer Blogs

A couple weeks ago I drastically downsized my list of subscribed blogs.  Going from skimming 200+ blog posts down to fewer than 10 per day.  It […]
August 7, 2014

Long Vacation

For the last 2 1/2 weeks I have been on a long vacation back home to Newfoundland.  This time we seriously lucked out on the weather, […]
August 7, 2014

Free Coding

Getting into the flow or zone as a coder is when you are your most productive and code spews from your fingers into your favourite text […]
July 30, 2014

Think Weeks

One of the things Bill Gates did was to take a semi-annual ‘Think Week’ retreat. During this week he would extract himself from all obligations and […]
July 28, 2014

Tele 10 Finished

One more thing to knock off the bucket list.  Yesterday Heather and I finished the Tele 10 race in St. John’s.  My time was good considering […]
July 21, 2014

Manager Who Codes vs Developer Team Lead

Personal branding is deceptively effective in many cases. The difference is skills between a manager who codes and a developer team lead is negligible.  In many […]
July 19, 2014

Reading Fewer Blogs

For years I have had an extensive reading list of blogs that I read through everyday.  Scanning through 200+ blog posts per day was a way […]
July 17, 2014

Ada Walking

On Tuesday, Ada took her first un-assisted steps.  It’ll be a while until she develops the confidence to really get around the house on her own, […]