Archive for the “Business” category

I’m Presenting at BarCamp Buffalo

24th Feb 2009Business, Technology

I’ll be speaking at BarCamp Buffalo next week Tuesday at the Pearl Street Brewery sometime between 7:30 and 10:30pm. I haven’t presented in […]

How to Estimate a Programming Job

9th Feb 2009Business

A while ago, Steve hired a programmer, who then contacted me about the job. See, it was his first freelance gig, and he […]

Beating Google

10th Mar 2008Business

As I said earlier, some companies cannot be beaten by anyone but themselves. I used eBay as the example, but this was reaffirmed […]

To Overthrow Market Leaders

10th Feb 2008Business

All the buzz lately has been about the Yahoo-Microsoft talks, which apparently aren’t going to happen now. Whatever – their alliance still won’t […]

Steve’s Next Big Idea

5th Nov 2007Business

Steve has ideas… lots of them. Too many, in fact. The worst part is he thinks each idea is a good one. “The […]

Smart move by EchoStar

25th Sep 2007Business, Finance

What do you do when half of your business is being threatened with a major lawsuit? Split the business in two, to protect […]