Carl Smith at Converge SE - photo credit Jason Beaird

Redesign our Design Thinking

ConvergeSE is one of my favorite events. It’s generally swarming with smart people sharing smart ideas. But all this talk about design thinking has me thinking about design thinking. We…

Ideas vs Beliefs

I think it’s better to have ideas. You can change an idea, changing a belief is trickier. Life should be malleable and progressive; working from idea to idea permits that….

Scratching the Itch

We’ve all heard them. Entrepreneurs and pundits alike. Prosthelytizing the idea that to be successful we have the best odds by scratching our own itch. Make something that scratches an…