Archive for January, 2010

  • Kanban, Event Modeling, and GTD

    January 28, 2010

    SUMMARY: I attended a “Scrum Club” meeting to learn about agile software development methods and kanban, and noted the...

  • Design Agency Process Diagram

    January 27, 2010

    In Monday’s post I went through a process of recentering myself, and identified four areas to focus on and...

  • Agenceum System Process Diagram

    January 26, 2010

    Last weekend I was thinking a lot about the various tasks that needed tracking as part of the Agenceum project...

  • Tuesday Evening Staff Meeting

    January 26, 2010

    I visited five different locations to work today: home, Starbucks, Ashish’s office, Bonhoeffer’s (a local coffee shop), and Sid’s...

  • Recentering and Refocusing

    January 25, 2010

    SUMMARY: I’ve been feeling that there are too many things going on, diluting my efforts to make significant progress....

  • Carrots and Sticks

    January 24, 2010

    I came across an article on The Economist about how the threat of less is a better incentive than...

  • Wading into CodeIgniter

    January 21, 2010

    After posting about my desire for a Simple Website System several readers have offered solutions; either helping to develop...

  • A Simple Website System

    January 21, 2010

    I was about to implement a simple ModX-based website when it occurred to me that it didn’t really make...

  • Six Aspects of Focus

    January 20, 2010

    SUMMARY: Getting started on Wednesday, I’m just not feeling the focus. When I get stuck I usually just write...

  • Setting up a Local Test Environment with Virtual PC and Windows 7

    January 19, 2010

    So, what do you do when you need to write code that uses PHP, Apache, and MySQL all on...

  • Tuesday Staff Meeting

    January 19, 2010

    Another late Tuesday update! I’ve spent most of the day installing a stand-alone web server environment on my laptop...

  • Artistic Integrity and Profit

    January 19, 2010

    SUMMARY: I expand my “create then show” mantra to include the means of producing products and distributing them. Maybe...