September 12, 2015

About Software Creation

The problem with software development is that everyone wants to create their own world with their own language. In order for someone to learn that software is that they have to take a world culture class, then attempt to live there with minimal knowledge.

September 8, 2015

Advice for Software Companies

New software should come with a glossary of terms so that new users can begin to create a bridge between their world and the software world.

September 7, 2015

About Flavored Water

Dear Flavored Water,

Aren’t you just tea that is really watered down?

June 2, 2015

How To Win

How to Win:
You win by being gracious and humble.

Win in a way that the team you beat will cheer for you when you advance.

You’ve won so you don’t need to say or do anything else.

Celebrate. But not in the face of the team that you beat.

June 1, 2015

How To Lose

How to Lose:
Lose by gaining knowledge to be tougher and wiser so that you can win next time.

The best way to lose is to gain from the experience… make note of the positives and the places that you need to improve upon.

Move on.

May 31, 2015

How To Be Interviewed – Sports

How to be Interviewed:

Complement your opponent.
Complement your coach and teammates.

Say something positive about the game and your hopes for the future.
This is difficult to do when you lose, but shows strong character.

May 6, 2015

Silent Ninja

If being stealth is part of being a ninja, then you can’t be a ninja if you say that you are a ninja

May 3, 2015

How To Tell if You Are Dehydrated

Do this simple test: Pinch the skin on the top of your hand between your fingers and your wrist. If your skin springs back to normal quickly, you are not dehydrated. If your skins sticks together and slowly goes back to normal – get some water & electrolytes in you ASAP.