Book Review: Job Escape Plan By Jyotsna Ramachandran

I’ve listened to Job Escape Plan by Jyotsna Ramachandran numerous times in the last year.  I first selected it as a recommendation from (Try Audible and Get Two Free Audiobooks) based on my past selections. At first I was a bit put off by how the narrative translated to audio.  The voice talent just didn’t[…]

Book Review – Never Split the Difference by Chris Voss

Do you enjoy the fine art of negotiation?  Do you like testing your skill against a skilled opponent?  Do you want to build your negotiating repertoire and feel you’ve achieved the best deal possible when bargaining? I do.  Negotiation has always been a pursuit that I have enjoyed and a skill I have sought to[…]

The Best Process Management Book Ever! The Goal

In 2013 I read what was, and still is, in my opinion the most insightful process management book around.  The Goal by Eli Goldratt is a business book in novel format.  It follows the ups and downs of an embattled plant manager Alex Rogo, as he tries to save his plant from the corporate chopping block. […]

Stop Building Ugly Web Sites, Read “CSS: The Missing Manual”

Let’s face it. There are PLENTY of ugly websites out on the Internet today. Don’t add to the mess! You can build an appealing web site that is maintainable. By learning CSS you can improve your website designs and ease your maintenance efforts. CSS is a deep topic that requires some focused effort to understand and put to use. One of the best resources I have found to assist you in this effort is CSS: The Missing Manual.