Pull is the New Push

Have you begun to understand the paradigm shift the culture is undergoing?  For instance, when was the last time you looked up a phone number in the yellow pages?  Opened up your newspaper to the movie section to get the

The Culprit

Ok…TypePad is the real culprit.  The idea that posts don’t autosave along the way is ridiculous.  Ever worked really hard on something only to realize that the little beep you heard an hours ago was the sound of your dog

Managing by Facts

Came across another good synopsis of Hard Facts, Dangerous Half-Truths And Total Nonsense over at Strategy + Business.  Here’s a hint at the content: The most striking thing about evidence-based management is that it forces executives to be curious, not

Perspective and Capacity

How do you determine how well your effort is going?  Do you base your determination on past performance (year over year)?  Do you benchmark against other similar projects in your area?  How do you determine whether you’re succeeding? I think

Happy July 4th!!!

The Howell’s are hanging out at home today.  The smoker’s going.  Later there’ll be some really good brisket, the best potato salad in America, Mark’s special baked beans, and brownies with ice cream for dessert.  Good times. This morning I