When the muse strikes.

My opinons and thoughts on tech, business, philosophy, health, and fitness.

Move fast and break things

June 11, 2020

In the last couple of years, there have been incidents that showed us problems and dangers in the use of software. Incredibly large amounts of customer data were stolen and the disclosures of whistleblowers like Edward Snowden show the large impact of software on privacy today. Software influences the life of most people if not all on the planet. Systems we build get hacked and exploited. Systems get used to change the world for good or ill. Read more...

Outcome vs Behavior

May 21, 2020

If you want to sell anything, you can make ads, tell a story on how your stuff is great, and even reduce the price. But you can’t control market. We can’t control the outcome. But you can control the behaviors that lead to the outcome you want.Outcomes are WHAT you want. But outcomes don’t tell us what to do.Behaviors are HOW you’ll get there. Behavior goals give you an action plan. Read more...