March 10, 2012

#SXSWi — Hardcore vs. Casual games and gamers

I’m in an interesting talk at South by Southwest Interactive (2012) put on by Jack Buser and Scott Rohde (from PlayStation). I figure it makes sense […]
August 2, 2011

The solution to premature commitment bias starts with a K

As you may have noticed, I have recently found myself consumed by the problems facing technology entrepreneurship today.  In particular, it’s the amount of sheer waste […]
November 13, 2010

How to know what is worth fighting for

Effectively managing conflict in the workplace has been a topic on my mind for some time now.   Having a new topic on your mind is […]
October 6, 2010

Product Management vs Interaction Design

One of the questions that gets escalated to me most often these days is some permutation of, “What is the difference between product management and interaction […]
September 22, 2010

How to successfully integrate into a new company

New team-members are not created equal I’ve had the opportunity to evaluate and hire around thirty very talented people in the last few months, and it […]
September 18, 2010

A culture of innovation

I’ve thought a lot lately about innovation and creation.  There are lots of ways that we can try to improve our total creative quality and output […]
September 9, 2010

The five stages of creativity are not just for writers…

I said in my recent post that creativity an innovation are the key factors of success for entrepreneurial businesses, going forward.  I still mean that.  And […]
September 5, 2010

Design thinking

Designers don’t just ‘throw sparkles.’ In the last post, we explored some of the differences between entrepreneurship today and ten or so years ago.  As I […]
August 29, 2010

The new critical success factors: Creativity and Innovation

The world of entrepreneurship today is very different than it was in 1999.  The cost and time related to developing web applications are both much lower […]