Make It Beautiful

Make it work, then make it beautiful, then if you really, really have to, make it fast. 90% of the time, if you make it... Read more


Plans can break down. You cannot plan the future. Only presumptuous fools plan. The wise man steers. Read more

Druckers Rules for Productivity

I’ve been re-reading some of Peter Druckers work and particularly his paper from the California Management Review Knowledge-Worker Productivity: The Biggest Challenge. Read more


Isn’t it enough to see that a garden is beautiful without having to believe that there are fairies at the bottom of it too? Read more

The Essence of Agility

The essence of agility is NOT speed. It’s value, the goal is to put high-quality, valuable software in your user’s hands. The only place speed... Read more

Computing in Pairs

Betty Snyder and I, from the beginning, were a pair. And I think… I don’t know if any of you work technically but I believe... Read more