Wisdom and Encouragement

16 Mar
Ego off and true WISDOM revealed. Seth puts it real well. Perhaps the greatest blog post I have seen all year (either that or he’s caught me at the right moment where I am not fuming over the "30 books ... Read more »

Sending Out an S.O.S. to the World

15 Mar
Post title inspired by the band The Police.S.O.S. – an international distress signal. The message to the world about the Bernard Ebbers conviction. Alan Greenspan’s warning flags and time ticker on social ... Read more »

Musings on Venture Capital Portfolios

15 Mar
Two posts (here and here) over at Jeff Nolan’s site (regarding a speculated hedge investment holding by TCV) prompted me to write a more general post on venture capital portfolios. To set some groundwork, I think about investments in two ... Read more »

Trash Talking the MBA Degree Again

14 Mar
Seth Godin (Stanford MBA, bestselling author, entrepreneur and also evangelist in my book [see my side links]) is trash talking the MBA degree, and it’s quite entertaining. What I find hilarious is his comment (emphasis added by me): An MBA ... Read more »

Affirmative Action for Bloggers?

14 Mar
Link to a friend in need. But do we know what we are talking about here in terms of demographics? One to two years ago we said that the blogosphere was dominated by teenage girls. Now we are saying it ... Read more »

Care Matters In Customer Service

14 Mar
I’m a true believer that there are many ways to skin a cat when it comes to solving business problems. Measurements and metrics for operations, however, are something that I’m borderline on being religious about. I was recently hired by ... Read more »