May 16, 2017

Naming is Hard

There’s a quote in Computer Science – “There are only two hard things in Computer Science: cache invalidation and naming things.”  Well, naming things is hard […]
May 7, 2017

When to Incorporate?

Having registered many different businesses in the past, I have made many mistakes in registering them.  I’m sitting on some companies that have been idle after […]
April 12, 2017

Team Communication Overhead Costs

I’m in the middle of undertaking a large software project – something that could take 200 hours to get to an MVP. I wanted to get […]
March 8, 2017

Focused Effort vs Shotgun Approach

There are proponents of both cases for building a business.  Should you identify the vision and strategy for one amazing product and chip away at it […]
February 9, 2017

A Universal Basic Income That Could Work (without raising taxes)

Part of my fascination about economics is peoples desire to oversimplify a dramatically complex system. The reality is that there are 7 billion individual active entities […]
January 23, 2017

Metrics and Analytics

For the last couple of days I’ve been thinking about budgets.  Businesses, particularly large ones, have very advanced budgets and therefore tools in place to monitor […]
December 31, 2016

Programming Momentum

Writing code everyday has been an interesting challenge. In 2015 I started to work towards a long streak on GitHub which eventually capped out at 250 […]
December 10, 2016

Programmatic Models

Recently I’ve been interested in finding a business investment – something like a B&B that allows me to put some of my retirement savings into a […]
November 28, 2016

Small Projects

There’s nothing quite like the feeling of starting a new project idea and seeing it all the way through to finished and published.  It’s a feather […]