You have the power to show us the light?

I have read that Data is power…well how about data about power? The typical US household  uses  914/kilowatt hours per monthMe?  I average about 250 a month. What can you do with a kilowatt hour?  You can light a 100 watt light bulb  for 10 hours What’s it take to make it happen?— A little less than one cup of […]

You know a floccinaucinihilipilificator?

There are too many floccinaucinihilipilificators in our daily lives and work… Floccinaucinihilipilification is the habit of describing something as unimportant; having no value or being worthless.  It’s also the longest non tech word in the deictionary. But to quote Oscar Wilde:  “Don’t use big words.  They mean so little.” He’s right. So my correction:  Remember, what you do and […]

Why did the Chicken cross the road?

“Past performance is no guarantee of future success.” You may have seen this; especially in financial documents, in advertising, etc. I’m adding two words: Past performance is no guarantee of future success OR FAILURE. Meaning:  just because some past ideas didn’t work…doesn’t mean the next one should stay in the dark.  Share that idea with your customer, […]

You think it’s black & white?

Ideas more than just #000000 or #FFFFFF  (black and white for you non coder design peeps). Embrace the shades of gray.  That’s where the beauty of business concepts lives. Don’t agree with grey?  The 1957 “Las Meninas” by Pablo Picasso may change your mind. PS: Is it Grey or Gray? America’s version is Gray…My UK friends are fond […]

Could you be any more stupid?

I hope so…please share that dumb idea you thought of.   Dumb mistakes and  ideas gave us anesthesia, Penicillin, Post it Notes, Radar, Corn Flakes, the Pace Maker, or like the NBA playing all games in one city.…even the color mauve. Remember, unless you share your dumb idea, we would never ever never try anything new.  And make […]