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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
 
Awesome Christmas!

Awesome Christmas!

This was a fantastic Christmas for our family other than my parents not being able to travel to be with us. Susan’s Mom and Amanda and Chris from Seattle joined the Nashville crew for a great celebration. Cecilia Therese meeting with her namesake, Susan’s Mom, Therese “Omi” This is Cecilia’s First Christmas and she celebrated ... Read More