• Quote of the Day

    “…I have 205 friends on Facebook. I have 124 friends on MySpace. I have 117 professional contacts on LinkedIn. I share my most personal writings with my 113 closest friends on a private network. There are 109 blogs in my “always read” folder. I follow 56 people religiously on Twitter. I realize that these numbers… Continue Reading

  • Quote of the Day

    “Look for people with renaissance-thinker tendencies, who’ve done work in a related area but not in your specific field. Make it possible for someone who doesn’t report directly to that area to come in and say the emperor has no clothes.” –Cynthia Barton Rabe, author of “ Innovation Killer: How What We Know Limits What… Continue Reading

  • Quote of the Day

    “Jamie Lynn Spears and her pregnant peers are the victims of a one and half billion dollar social experiment: the national implementation of the abstinence until marriage policy. For the duration of the Bush administration, the policy of preference is to simply tell teens not to have sex before marriage. Like the Just Say No… Continue Reading

  • Cleveland

    I am in Cleveland and it’s snowing! First trip to Cleveland, first snow of the year. (credit: tbarnadii, flickr)

  • A week of freedom, 2007

    Packing for my trip and listening to Pandora, “Nick Drake Radio” where the track de jour is the very lovely and melancholy Kathy’s Song by Simon and Garfunkel, followed by more (thank God!) Nick Drake. Looking forward to a week away, a week out of the valley,

  • Quote of the Day

    “As a leader of people, you search within your core to find a genuine common thread that exists to unite and inspire a multi racial, multi ethnic, mixed gender, global community called Red Hat. You attempt to create a culture of open mindedness and respect for diversity. You seek out those who believe that for… Continue Reading

  • Wayback with Y!Personals: 1998

    In what might be the department of too much information (TMI), but what feels like a delighful contrast, here’s a screenshot someone on the team sent me of what the Yahoo! Personals start page looked like back in the dark ages of 1998, before there really even was a Personals product outside of Yahoo! classifieds.… Continue Reading