Slow Down to Speed Up

Slow Down to Speed Up

One of the curses those with my T-Shaped interests suffer is that often I will come across topics that grab my attention and temporarily distract me. However, I’ll generally explore these and consider how to put the concepts into action in the context of IT...
Continual Learning and the T-Shaped Person

Continual Learning and the T-Shaped Person

In a recent post, I mentioned that I listen to a lot of podcasts while working out, and that they stimulate ideas and help me stay up to date on things in business and technology. I thought it might be interesting to share some of my “go to” podcasts. When I look at...
The Right Tool for the Job

The Right Tool for the Job

One of the ways I pass the time on my daily elliptical workout at the gym is to listen to podcasts. Sure, I can pedal faster and longer to some great tunes, but listening to business-oriented shows helps me keep up to date with what’s going on in business and...
The Value of Experimentation

The Value of Experimentation

A couple of years ago, I was asked to be on a panel discussion at a local SIM (Society for Information Management) conference. The topic of the panel was Can IT Become The Engine of Enterprise Innovation: The CEO and CIO Perspective. As the title suggests, the panel...