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Business Consulting For The 21st Century Via A Holistic & Intelligent Approach

Beyond the CSS Style Guide

Consumed => “CSS Audits: Taking Stock of Your Code” by Susan Robertson on A List Apart.

Product Manager: The Team is The Product

Consumed => “Why Companies Need Full-Time Product Managers (And What They Do All Day)” by Rian van der Merwe on Smashing Magazine.

Focus – Daniel Goleman: Chapter 3 (Attention Top and Bottom)

Consumed => “Focus: Chapter 3 (Attention Top and Bottom)” by Daniel Goleman.

New Logo: The World (My Remix)

FYI => I can’t share anything else about this project at this point, except the logo. So please stay tuned.

Focus – Daniel Goleman: Chapter 2 (Basics)

Consumed => “Focus: Chapter 2 (Basics)” by Daniel Goleman.

A Poverty of Attention

Consumed => “Focus: Chapter 1 (The Subtle Faculty) ” by Daniel Goleman. Key takeaway #2.

Focus – Daniel Goleman: Chapter 1 (The Subtle Faculty)

Consumed => “Focus: Chapter 1 (The Subtle Faculty)” by Daniel Goleman.

Product Launch: WPezBoilerStrap Uno

FYI => Sometimes no time to spare and your back up against the proverbial wall forces you forward. The refactoring is complete. (Again.) Presenting the WordPress theme WPezBoilerStrap Uno.

Your Brain at Work (Scene 1) – David Rock

Consumed => “Your Brain and Work (Scene 1)” by David Rock.

“Product Design is your brand”

Consumed => “What is Product Design?” by Eric Eriksson on Medium.

Willpower Alone Isn’t Enough

Consumed => “6 Keys To Change Management: Why Willpower Alone Isn’t Enough” by Ken Krogue on Forbes.

Your Brain at Work – David Rock: Introduction

Consumed => “Your Brain and Work: Introduction” by David Rock.

Product Launch: ezMemeQuote

FYI => Simple and effective. ezMemeQuote uses a (JSON based) data file as the content within a predefined markup up template. Updated the data file and you have a new meme / slide. Done!

My Update to the Classic Yin Yang Icon

FYI => I had an idea to update the classic yin yang using off the shelf SVGs.

No Pitch. No Gain.

Consumed => “Ditch the Start-Up Pitch” by Derek Lidow on HRB.

What The Font?

Consumed => “How Fonts Affect the User Experience” by Marcus Taylor on Six Revisions.

New Logo: SnippetSearch (Beta)

FYI => Still working through the details in terms of colors but the design and font is set.

SVG: The Best Comprehensive Compilation of Resources

FYI => “A Compendium of SVG Information” by Chris Coyier on CSS Tricks.

Show Your Work! – Austin Kleon: Chapter 10

Consumed => Austin Kleon – “Show Your Work! – Chapter 10 (Stick Around)”

Business Insights From Germany’s World Cup 2014 Victory

Blogged => “Lessons Learned From The World Cup 2014″ on Alchemy United.