The concept of sprints is this; you create a few key tasks that must get done in a short period of time (1 day or 1 week) and keep those as your immediate to-do list. Sprints also include regular check-ins and reviews. (This is how sprints went with one of my clients, for whom I … Continue reading Why Sprints Piss Me Off
Please watch this eye-opening TED talk from an advocate for games and gaming. "Jane McGonigal: The game that can give you 10 extra years of life" I have always been a fan of RPGs. Now I am convinced that game designers really are superheroes for inspiring people to think about the world, and themselves, in … Continue reading Game designers are like superheroes
Japanese artist Isao Hashimoto shows us how we've been destroying the world with nuclear war and "testing." The USA alone set off 1032 in those 53 years. Russia follows with 715, then France with 210.
"Those who build and perpetuate mediocrity... are motivated more by the fear of being left behind." Jim Collins, Good to Great Motivation is hard to find when you are content. In your personal life, no one has the right to tell you to keep striving when you are happy where you are. Not to say … Continue reading Good is the enemy of great in business
It is enough to die for, or at least get shot for. I would like to give a quick shout-out to Malala Yousafzai, who was shot for advocating education for women. "Education is the power for women." - Yousafzai Check her out on this clip from the Daily Show with Jon Stewart and please visit … Continue reading The importance of education
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Over the course of researching and writing articles on social media for 237 Marketing + Web, I've found that there are a number of different ways to think about and utilize social media that I had never thought of before. I am linking some of the more useful & interesting articles I've discovered throughout my … Continue reading Useful social media articles