Beware the tempting shortcut to Agile

Avoid alienating your customers in your haste to release Lately, I’ve had several companies I purchase services and products from deliver the latest release that only almost works. I’m told the reason is because the company is using agile methodology and due to that, the customers are used to point out what they want to… Read More

Is a General Store in Your Future?

Seems like a quaint, old fashion notion: a corner store a short walk away, people who know you, really know you and your likes, informal community meet-and-greets While older cities in the U.S. never lost this, newer cities, smaller towns, and U.S. areas that grew after the 1960’s were developed by urban planners who knew,… Read More