Reflecting on the past five years
October 10, 2017
You might be thinking...
Be Patient and Keep Practicing
September 15, 2017
You've probably seen the ShamWow meme. You know, the classic, cheesy infomercial guy.
Please, Give Public Speaking a Try
August 10, 2017
When I talk to people about public speaking, I tell them of the opportunities it opens up to travel to fun places, and meet awesome people.…
Kansas City Developers Conference 2017
August 7, 2017
TL;DR: KCDC is awesome. If you're a developer, you should go. If you're a speaker, you should speak.
Life is Too Short
July 31, 2017
Early in my career, I worked under a manager who exemplified the Dilbert Principle:
Resources for the Reluctant Leader
July 29, 2017
Here are some resources from my "Guide to Leadership for the Reluctant Leader" keynote presented at Scenic City Summit 2017.
How I Consume Twitter
July 20, 2017
I keep the people I follow to around 256. That's a good, nerdy number for me. And, it's still manageable to keep up with all the tweets in…
Community Spotlight: Scott Hanselman
July 10, 2017
Scott has been one of my community heroes for many, many years. I've long admired his writing skills, public speaking, humor, podcasts, and…
Community Spotlight: Alan Stevens
June 15, 2017
It is my pleasure to present this community tribute to the beloved Alan Stevens, written by guest author Matt Groves.
Community Spotlight: Kevin Griffin
May 29, 2017
I first met Kevin when he was heading up INETA, the now defunct International .NET Association. INETA was instrumental in helping me on…