Quick update, since this blog is actually one of the ways I communicate with my colleagues at CA and my friends in the industry. I’m taking on a new role at CA as VP of Market Development on the API Management team (those guys you know as Layer 7). It’s an exciting opportunity, and while I’ve spent the last […]
A short story on me, my marriage, and my Apple Watch.
“Anyone with enough personal experience of the visionary worlds and landscapes that entheogens opens one up to knows immediately that Iranian Islamic art and architecture […] are directly inspired from exactly those vistas of the same visionary topographies…”
The disrespect shown employees with open workspaces is beyond belief. Study after study shows that people are less productive, less healthy, and less collaborative yet the siren song of saving money is apparently too irresistible for companies to care. Here’s yet another (great) article that talks about creative performance and well-being in crap workspaces. Considering how everyone […]
Take my personal information just stop showing me ads. Last week, many took offense to Tim Cook’s speak on data privacy (relative to Google and Facebook). Me? I’m just tired of seeing ads everywhere and will pay a premium to avoid them.
Jobs to be Done is a great framework for understanding the reason people “hire” your products. I’m using JTBD quite a lot to perform interviews & focus groups around the world for our indirect sales efforts. Here’s a list of great JTBD getting started resources.