Why Be Optimistic

We are living in a wonderful time.  Our information is growing at a tremendous pace, driving human capabilities and knowledge.  Each day, the human race develops and improves to a new level that before has never been realized.  There are so many reasons to be...

Virtual Teams Outperform Regular Teams

On your mark!  Get set!  Go!  Give me a team of: 10 people (Team X) who are not working in the same traditional office every day (i.e. who are virtual / telecommuting) and 10 people (Team Y) with the same skills, but who are co-located in the same traditional office....

10 Essayists We Should Read

Okay, this caught my eye while perusing through Twitter today.  I follow @GuyKawasaki who has a great talent for finding all kinds of stuff… Just loads and loads of stuff… especially lists.  Today, he posted a link that lead to 10 Contemporary American...

About This Site – as of March 2012

Though I’ve created lots of online content & commentary over the years (e.g. sweettt.com, dogearnation.com, and other sites in my history), this site is relatively new.  Because I’m currently searching for my next new professional opportunity,...

Simplify in the Cloud

EDC is reporting (covered by eWeek) that millions of jobs will be created from the Cloud Computing industry.  When we think of the hassle associated with establishing on-prem services: procuring capital, deploying servers into production data centers, testing and...

Winter 2010/2011 – Playing Fetch in the Deep Snow

Misia is our German Shepherd (4-yrs old at the time of this video).  She’s a real sweety, very intelligent, and has high energy when it’s time to play.  She LOVES playing fetch.  And when it snows, she’s in heaven!   In late January 2011, we received...