Why Being Solutions Focused Matters

Let’s keep it real – working with people is hard. The moment you have more than one person on a task – you introduce miscommunication , assumption , different understanding, and multiple potential outcomes. So when it comes to collaborating –...

So much has gone on – not sure I can do justice!

Truthfully I haven’t given this blog the love it deserves. In the space of several years, we’ve gone through numerous medical challenges, had a beautiful daughter, started a company ( or two), built some new sites, revamped a few, and completed a...

Beating Level 8 on Penguins Attack 2

I’m quite enthusiastic about playing tower defense games. My latest one is Penguins Attack 2. This one is pretty good because in addition to levels, bonus levels, and tower upgrades, you have to earn experience points to get even bigger tower upgrades. Level...

Mac OS X Tip – Save To Folder Path

It is sometimes frustrating having to navigate through Mac OS folders in Finders especially if you know exactly what folder to go to. The simplicity of the Mac OS X interface sometimes takes away some conveniences enjoyed by power users. In Windows I often save a file...

Document Management in SharePoint – My Best Practices

The document management component of SharePoint is easily one of my favorite (if not my favorite) feature of SharePoint. Whenever I do a SharePoint consultation for a team, I like to stress the document management features. I also like to debunk a common SharePoint...

My first world cup match

Earlier this week – I watched my first world cup match. I guess I should throw a disclaimer out there – I’ve never been a huge soccer fan. I almost never watch soccer although I did play it when I was in high school. Before I get started – there’s one other thing....

My First Taste of the World Cup – The Geriatric Hooligan

Being South African and American – I couldn’t possibly turn down the opportunity to come to the world Cup. So we got ourselves together and headed down to Cape Town to enjoy the first World Cup in Africa. This time we flew through Europe – as opposed to our usual...

MS Office Live Workspace : Free Collaboration Tools

Peter and I take a very methodical approach to our common goals. I was toying with the idea of finding a free SharePoint service out there – when I ran into a free Microsoft service called Microsoft Office Live Workspaces. It was free and all I needed was a windows...