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The Project Management Trifecta

The Project Management Trifecta

Project Management skills are critical to the success of any project. These skills apply to projects big and small as well as professional or personal. My recommended tools for Project Management are (in order): 1) MindMapping software – iMindMap / XMind 2) Information Gathering – Evernote / OneNote 3) Project Execution – Trello Each applies ... Read More
 
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
 
Apple Watch, Microsoft Band – Why would you want one?

Apple Watch, Microsoft Band – Why would you want one?

Apple, Microsoft, Fitbit, Garmin… everyone wants us to be connected and measured by their device. Why would you want one? Why do I love them? For those into exercise, the measurement of our workouts and even passive movement is often reason alone. I won’t take the time to justify or debate that here. The benefits ... Read More