Barry Schwartz: The Paradox of Choice

From Publishers Weekly ”Like Thoreau and the band Devo, psychology professor Schwartz provides ample evidence that we are faced with far too many choices on a daily basis, providing an illusion of a multitude of options when few honestly different ones actually exist. The conclusions Schwartz draws will be familiar to anyone who has flippedContinue reading “Barry Schwartz: The Paradox of Choice”

Reason Number 121 Why I Love MacBooks

It’s all the little things. For example, while other people are buying extra laptop cord wraps and ties, MacBooks have one built right into the power supply. Simply flip in the outlet prongs, flip out the wrap feet, wrap the cord, and you have it nice and neat and ready to go. Just another littleContinue reading “Reason Number 121 Why I Love MacBooks”

Track Leads

I like how the screens are coming together for our new lead tracking application, so I have put a montage of some of the main screens up on the product teaser website. Click here to see the product site Click here to log into the demo account. Please provide feedback!

Review: Microsoft Natural Ergonomic Keyboard 4000

Repetitive stress injuries caused from long and continuous rounds or working at the computer can result in damage ranging from mild discomfort to extreme damage requiring surgery. If your career depends on your ability to be working with a computer almost every day you MUST take time now to get your posture right and yourContinue reading “Review: Microsoft Natural Ergonomic Keyboard 4000”

Why You Should Have a Non-Technical Business Partner

If you are a micro-ISV, you should have a non-technical business partner. Accountability, Motivation and Focus are certainly over-used words, yet are also hurdles that most likely trip up most technical minded programmers turned business owners. Those with the interest and technical aptitude to design and develop programs will find the design and development tasksContinue reading “Why You Should Have a Non-Technical Business Partner”