First off, I apologize to those of you who do not know what I’m talking about. Considering my audience consists of five people, none of whom are even my mom, the topic I’m covering is not a normal area I cover. Steve Jobs released a statement on his Thoughts on Flash. He is basically stating reasons why Apple products will… Read more →
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This past weekend, I attended Ontario’s Filk convention. Filk is a music genre, mostly folk music, dedicated to fantasy and science fiction. However, one could write and sing about any obsession that spans the geek spectrum.
http://www.ted.com Career analyst Dan Pink examines the puzzle of motivation, starting with a fact that social scientists know but most managers don’t: Traditional rewards aren’t always as effective as we think. Listen for illuminating stories — and maybe, a way forward.
That was my conversation opener for Good Friday morning. I was exhausted and my church was doing ‘Messy Church’, a service dedicated to kids. My kids are well trained in independence because of their delinquent father, so they ran off and started doing crafts. I leaned against the wall and told anyone within earshot about how my wife was wrestling… Read more →