The cost of disruption

The tech world and its pundits talk about which industry will be disrupted next. Travel agencies are a mere shadow of their former stature. Many industries (banks for example) have consolidated wealth and market share and are doing well with far fewer employees. The taxi cab industry is a recent example of disruption, as is […]

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Responding to cries for attention

Few children fail to master the skill of gaining attention from their parents and caregivers. Some have multiple ways to get attention, with noise or actions or facial expressions. And we all probably know plenty of adults that still use their bag of tricks to get attention for whatever selfish reason they possess. Sometimes making […]

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All the news that fits

Blogging has some similarities to other kinds of writing and it has its own unique attributes. One of the most amazing things about the blogosphere and the internet in general is how much trash talking and flaming takes place. Count me as fortunate to not get much of that on this blog. Now and again […]

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