Writings, Ceramics, Code, and other distractions.
What the Lincoln Penny can teach us about leadership
What can the humble Lincoln Penny teach us about leadership? Quite a bit if you know where to look.
01 Oct 2020
Guiding Principles of Software Teams
What follows is a snapshot of a living document that my teams and I have crafted over several years. It is the guiding principles for...
01 Aug 2020
From the 'Male Gaze' to the 'ML Gaze'
The concept of the “male gaze,” as theorized by feminist film theorist Laura Mulvey, refers to the way in which the visual arts, particularly cinema, often represent the world from...
13 Jan 2023
Jargon and Slang in Programming Languages “One of the reasons there are so many terms for conditions of ice is that the mariners observing it were often trapped in it,...
15 Dec 2021
The goal of this game is to make attending, scheduling, and running meetings more efficient by making the attendees and facilitators more mindful of their costs. Costs could be linked...
06 May 2021
Staying Fresh: How teams can adopt tools and technologies.
The goal of this post is to describe a technology evaluation process which my teams use to try quickly, adopt slowly, unwind strategically.
26 Feb 2021
Decompose Questions For Better Decisions
I find it helpful to decompose questions into buckets to help my decision making.
16 Feb 2021
Stocks and Flows Notation
As I’ve learned about system dynamics I discovered the concept of stocks and flows. Stocks and Flows are useful for simulating the changes of a population over time and it...
01 Nov 2020
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