Koenigsegg: A Lesson For Startups

By |2016-01-25T15:31:28+00:00January 25th, 2016|Business|

I am a car guy. If it has means of propulsion and a go pedal, I love it. Recently, I've been astounded by Koenigsegg. They've just released the Regera, a mind-blowing hybrid "Megacar" with 1,489 horsepower. And no transmission. With plush seats and Apple CarPlay. How can they produce cars like this at such low volumes and still turn [...]

Bridging The Management / Programmer Gap

By |2016-01-25T14:35:33+00:00January 8th, 2016|Business|

When I read comments from programmers on the internet, one thing that stands out is how much management matters. Good management makes the difference between people staying and people leaving, people being productive or people being smothered. Essentially, it can be the difference between a department that works and one that drags on the company's [...]