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Healthcare: Getting More With Less

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I was watching a cable business network recently, actually all of them, and the subject de jour was the impact of the new healthcare legislation on …

Motivation

Software Simile: Mac OS Updates Are Like A Nice Dinner Menu

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Apple has nice, mellow updates compared to Microsoft Windows. They are clear, give you a choice and let you know how the process is going to …

Finance

Three Lessons from Dr. Horngren

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I remember I was in Palo Alto visiting Professor Charles Horngren to congratulate him on the 50th anniversary of the publishing of his epic textbook Cost Accounting: …

Startups

Lessons for Entrepreneurs from Working Two Weeks as Press

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Although I am an entrepreneur, for the past two weeks I have also been active press as I covered parts of Ad:Tech. Having done this for …

Startups

Conferences as Networks

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I am struck by is that there is a category of conferences which alongside of some ancillary social tools (mailing lists, IRC channels, WOW guilds, and …

Tech

Time to Reconsider Mainframe Computing

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For 20 years people have been predicting the death of the mainframe. For the past seven years BMC has conducted a survey of mainframe shops worldwide. Clearly …

Finance

What Budgeting and Old Furniture Have in Common

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If your life is like mine, you face an overwhelming array of ways to spend your time. Some of these time investment opportunities seem to hold …

Motivation

Why You’ll Love Portland, Oregon

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Honestly, when it comes right down to it, I can’t say enough nice things about Portland, Oregon. I love this town. And I’d be willing to …