Saving paper, saving time through PDF

I imagine that you’ve thought about trying to reduce the amount of paper you handle. A good place to start is reducing the amount of paper you generate. A GREAT place to start that is to quit printing documents for reference, just keep them on your computer. Saving output to PDF is a great place … Continue reading Saving paper, saving time through PDF

Sources of inspiration, part 2: Dr. Randy Pausch and the Last Lecture

Being on vacation, I’m taking it easy on the business and software development management topics for a bit. A friend of mine sent me this link, on another video of a source of inspiration. It’s worth your time. It’s a real-life example of an answer to the question: if you were to give the last … Continue reading Sources of inspiration, part 2: Dr. Randy Pausch and the Last Lecture

Summary for this week: do it now, do it fast, do it cheap

So, what does all this mean? Prototypes are your friend. Keep it simple. 1) In developing any product, especially software, DO IT NOW. So pick the things you can do NOW and get them done. Not partially done, not sloppily done…DONE, as in IT WORKS! This frees you to do something more, different…if you keep … Continue reading Summary for this week: do it now, do it fast, do it cheap