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…
Community Spotlight: Carl Franklin
May 22, 2017
This guy. THIS guy. Carl has been one of my heroes since way back in the day of "Carl & Gary's Visual Basic Home Page." This…