A Project Stalled is a Project Damn Near Dead

I remember touring Roy’s big office the first time. Because his shop designs and develops any kind of project, the modern space was made more eclectic, with all the various products scattered about. Some products finished and packaged, ready for the shelf. Others still under construction with their skins peeled back and guts exposed. Black Read more about A Project Stalled is a Project Damn Near Dead[…]

Built to Scale. Really?

Scaling seems to be the buzzword of the moment. Built to Scale is a popular, best selling book about creating systems that allow you to build a MONSTER business without the traditional headaches. It’s a good idea, you know, to avoid headaches. However, psychologically, thinking about your product evolving into a MONSTER business, can be Read more about Built to Scale. Really?[…]

Don’t Get Eaten By Sharks

Jerry sits at his kitchen table. The top is covered in electrodes, glue guns and parts. His head cupped in his hands; he sobs quiet. Jerry is your average inventor with a great idea. An electronic crib monitor in the shape of a glowing teddy bear. The glow was soothing and allowed new parents to Read more about Don’t Get Eaten By Sharks[…]