How does your small team produce as much software as it does? — Medium. I love to find articles where great teams are doing great work. It only helps to emphasize a soap box that I jump on day after day. It is always, always, always, always, about great people. Companies, Managers, HR Teams, etc….can […]
No more yes. Its either HELL YEAH! or no. | Derek Sivers. What a great philosophy! Love it !! I am going to be keeping my eyes open for the Hell Yeah’s for sure !!
How I got a job at Stack Overflow – Matt\\\\\\\’s Blog. There are some great nuggets of wisdom in this post, both about how to interview and prepare for a technical job interview, but also how companies should conduct and hire someone….it appears to me that Joel Spolsky and the guys at StackOverflow seem to […]
Hired Guns: How Search Firms Are Changing The Business Of College Coaching – Forbes. Interesting article about the use of search firms in sports….I can’t think of an industry out there where the use of a search firm would not be beneficial….not everyone has the time, skills, or network to do what it is that […]
Path.To\\\\\\\’s Social Media Mojo Transforms Your Facebook Posts Into A New Job | Fast Company. As more and more companies realize that there is more to hiring that just matching up someone’s hard skills to a job spec, companies like Path.To are going to become extremely useful tools in helping to identify the top performers […]
The Gamification of SAP – Forbes. I have been hearing more and more talk about Gamification and its uses and impact on traditional business. Bing Gordon, former EA exec and now VC is very big on this. He is a believer and seems to be doing a great job of evangalizing…. I am curious […]
Derek Sivers: How to start a movement | Video on TED.com. Hey Gang what a great video to illustrate some awesome points…. watch it and you will see what I am talking about. It takes one follower to turn a lone nut into a proven leader….. Make it an EPIC Day…. Spin
.http://bit.ly/9IjtB6 I learned about the 37Signals guys by my friend Chad Guisewaite. Chad asked if I had read any of Jason Fried‘s stuff or watched any of his keynotes or other talks…… I went back to the office that day and immediately started to google. These guys get it. They are efficient, they know how to work […]
Today is Good Friday and while I normally try to keep my opinions and thoughts on religion and christianity to myself today it is different. I am also going to apologize for my stream of consciousness style today… I am a Christian and I make no bones about it. I don’t wear my faith on my […]
I have done a lot of thinking about the recruiting industry and the misconceptions that go along with it. One misconception is that there is a “secret process” that some firms have that make them better than others….clients are led to believe that one firm has an advantage simply because their “process” is superior…….what a bunch […]
Great points that he makes! Don’t re-invent the wheel Be true to who you are and be secure in what you are doing…and then do it with passion and with honesty. You won’t go wrong…..
Design Thinking Is A Failed Experiment. So What’s Next? | Co.Design. This is an interesting concept. The concept of Creative Intelligence or CQ. I for one look forward to hearing more from Bruce Nussbaum on the subject and learning more about how it is applied inside organizations. For a long time Creativity has been downplayed […]