January 8, 2019

How to be A Better Software Developer

"Better". It's such a subjective term. Let me help you out by defining the term as I see it. To me, "better", in modern parlance means impactful. Someone who scores a point or two for humanity before slipping off this mortal coil. I...


June 21, 2014

Creating Value Is Not So Difficult

Tech startups have¬†often been accused of creating products that nobody wants or needs. It’s a consequence of product focussed teams in love with their technology and product. But we see less and less of that nowadays. Hopefully we’re...


August 4, 2014

A Tale Of Two Coworking Spaces

Well, 5 spaces actually, but why ruin a good title. So this week is global Coworking Week¬†2014 and I’m spending my day back at my coworking alma mater, Betacowork. These days, I’m not to...


November 25, 2013

Startup Events: Should I Stay or Should I Go?

I don’t really go to startup events any more and neither should you, probably. Here’s why. My customers and partners aren’t startups. And neither are yours probably. Always have a...


December 18, 2012

Looking for Problems

As startup founders you’re always reminded that the road to success is to solve a real problem. If a never ending stream of ideas aren’t the thing that keeps you awake at night, but...


August 27, 2012

The Magic of Coworking

I’ve been wanting to write an article about the “magic of coworking” for a while now. I feel it every day, I really do, but whenever I go to write something about coworking it just...


September 26, 2007

It's Not All About The Home Page

Your web site isn’t a book. It’s not linear like a book. People don’t necessarily start at the beginning and take a series of predictable paths through your web site. Once...