A Sea of contractors.

Over the past couple years I’ve seen a lot of enterprise IT departments. Most of them are filled with contractors. In some of these companies there are only 5 or…

Docs and Spreadsheets

I worked as a middle manager in a large corporation so I’ve been on the sending and receiving end of emailed spreadsheets and Word docs. Why? Because that’s how business…

Business is Hard Part II

People are not always who you expect them to be. I behave mostly the same whether I am at work (IRC), in person, or in IM/regular chat I try to…

Apple, open-ness, and Section 3.3.1 an objective view.

The Apple update to the iP(ad|hone|od) developer agreement 3.3.1 has caused quite a stir in developement communities all over.  The change is summarized quite adequately here: http://daringfireball.net/2010/04/iphone_agreement_bans_flash_compiler. Queue the posturing…

Quick post this week.

Edit: It seems that the publish call didn’t go through all the way so I am publishing it again. As a contractor I spend a lot of time working on…