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I heard my song on the radio!

I heard my song on the radio!

Now I know how a music artist feels when they first hear their song on the air! I had the pleasure of meeting in-person with David L. Hancock, CEO of Morgan James and W. Terry Whalin who signed me as they were in Nashville for a red carpet event for their authors. David mentioned that ... Read More
 
Atlassian Buys Trello for $425 million

Atlassian Buys Trello for $425 million

Atlassian, the maker of HipChat, JIRA and other collaboration tools, announced today that it’s acquiring Trello. Saying “I live in Trello” would not be an overstatement. It is my go to app for personal and professional management of getting the right things done. It is a key member of my “Project Management Trifecta”. The acquisition ... Read More
 
Merry Christmas!

Merry Christmas!

Wishing you and yours a very Merry Christmas and Happy New Year! To our Jewish friends we wish Happy Hanukah! The above photo is from Cecilia’s baptism last year. We’ll get a new family photo this week when all of us are together!
 
Why Digital Books Beat Physical Books

Why Digital Books Beat Physical Books

I love to read. And I still hear the debate come up as to whether digital books are better than physical books. In my case, I love to read and I absolutely love digital books. Why? I love to highlight phrases, sentences or whole sections. When I highlight I am thinking “if I was to ... Read More
 

Two By Two

If you are not a software developer, I encourage you to read this post anyways. Stick with me and I’ll do my best to make it worth your while… Software development is better when two developers work together. Called “pair programming”, the agile software development practice literally has two developers on the same computer. Blockages ... Read More