SpecSavvy

Being a computer guy, people would come up to me and ask me the question “Which computer should I buy?”.  I would typically respond with a “what do you want to do with it?”.  After answering the question too many times to count I though that having a web site called SpecSavvy which defined what can […]

Public Speaking/Training

When I was in high school I can’t say I enjoyed or had a knack for public speaking, but I got a lot of practice by being in a public speaking organization (Junior Statesmen of America), so I’m pretty comfortable standing in front of a group.  This practice has helped me when I need to […]

Bad Presentations

I continue to see bad presentations everywhere I go and sometime I just want to reach out and help the presenter improve, but I know everyone is not open to it. I know there are a lot out there, including a book series which I own, Presentation Zen, but I recently came across another article […]

Visualizations

I found an interesting diagram/graphic which helps you decide what type of chart to use based on what information your want to convey. choosing_a_good_chart2

Furniture Pallets

I saw this post today and love the concept, making furniture out of old pallets. Making a Park Bench 21 other ideas and 25 more But there is one argument for why not to do it. I’d like to begin making outdoor stuff, but now I need to find a source of pallets and the […]