Next after next

One of my favorite interview questions is “what is next for you after this role?” Or put another way “what is next after next?” I added it to my list …

Please Repeat Yourself (PRY)

The principle of DRY (Don’t repeat yourself) in software engineering is about brevity, efficiency, and reducing repetition.  However paradoxically, the management side of any business suffers from the opposite problem …

Goal setting and tracking

I have read in countless books and blog posts that you can’t change what you don’t measure. This is especially true in fitness and weight loss but also the workplace. …

It’s the questions not the answers

Slack recently had an outage, which happens to every company, and people noticed on Twitter – wow what a reaction! Slack being down for a long time is kind of …

Amazon Dash Buttons

I recently got around to ordering and trying out an Amazon Dash button, and have been thinking a lot about what they mean for customers and homes. For $4.99 you get …

Tools I use: SizeUp

SizeUp bills itself as “the missing window manager” for Mac and I totally agree.  This nifty utility stays open on your desktop and allows you to quickly throw windows in different …

Joining Expa

After 5+ years at Foursquare, I am excited to be joining Expa as an EIR.  I am taking a short break between roles but looking forward to starting this week.   …