Software devs rescue trapped miners

Christmas is a time to celebrate the good things we do. Back in 2010, when a blog called Collectivematters existed, I posted this on the rescue of some trapped Chilean miners. Collectivematters is gone, so here is the post as it appeared back then… The Chilean mine rescue involved three drilling teams, specialists from NASA […]

The difference between good and bad business

Everyone knows not to do that thing called ‘bad business’. Entrepreneurs and organizations go to great lengths to avoid it. There are gross profit margin calculations, pricing spreadsheets, project reviews and all sorts of stuff out there to help you avoid the cataclysmic failure of bad business. Sadly I am here to tell you that all they […]