Weird. Based on something said in a conversation I had this morning with Alistair Cockburn, author of the landmark book, Agile Software Development: The Cooperative Game, I was going to write a post about the old cliche, glass half-empty or half-full? And then later today this quote by Mark Cuban appeared in my LinkedIn feed: […]

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First of all, big thanks to our friend and associate, Rasul Sha’ir, and a blog post on the Cnvrgnc website, for prompting this notion. Background: Rasul knows damn well I don’t like the word “consumer.” I insist on calling a brand’s universe of possible purchasers “customers,” because what’s most important to the people who buy […]

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I believe in miracles.   Not necessarily or automatically in physics-bending miracles of the walking-on-water genre, or sightings of the leprechaun-in-Alabama-tree variety, but I do believe that all of us have the ability to step outside the bounds of what is known or expected and take inspired action that transforms the tide of everyday existence into […]

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