Category Archives: Business

Stitching Together A Saas Of SaaS (And Never Owning A Single Server)

In the late 90′s and early 2000′s, I spent a lot of time working with IT / operations departments to get servers procured, setup, configured and running the web apps that I was building. This was a large part of … Continue reading 

Also posted in Analysis and Design, Management, Networking, Product Reviews, Productivity, SignalLeaf, Tools and Vendors, WatchMeCode, Web | 6 Comments

You Are Not Paid To Write Software

I saw the phrase “I’m paid to write software, not tests” recently, and it drove me up the wall crazy. I hate this phrase and all of the misleading, misinformation that it spews.┬áThis phrase is not only false, it’s fallacy. … Continue reading 

Also posted in AntiPatterns, Philosophy of Software, Pragmatism | 22 Comments

Moving Forward: KendoUI

Just over 2 years ago, I left the corporate life for the independent life. At that time I didn’t have many opportunities for work in my area and moving in to independent consulting was basically dropped in my lap. I … Continue reading 

Also posted in Community, Consulting, Javascript, KendoUI, Telerik | 9 Comments

It’s Not Always “All Or Nothing”

Have you ever been terrified to try something? Not because you don’t think you would enjoy it, but because it’s new, different, scary and potentially dangerous? Or because you see one potential path – the easy path – that it … Continue reading 

Also posted in Consulting, Management, Pragmatism | 4 Comments