How To Know You’re Done

One of the most common problems I see in teams is an unclear definition of “done.” Done means it’s on its way to the customer. Its out the door, out of your hands, and ready to be tampered with. Done does not mean you did all the work and all you have left is to test...

Can You Guess Which Of These Are In Your Control?

I didn’t know there were so many advantages for a first time home-buyer. I didn’t know that if I had started investing at age 18, I would have 10 times as much saved as I do now. I didn’t know that I could have just asked for a raise. I didn’t...

What’s the next action?

One of the habits we don’t learn in school is how to take action. We learn to follow the directions on the box. We learn to sit still for 9 hours. We learn to use a #2 pencil and fill in the circles. But we don’t learn how to regulate our emotions, find...