Category: Observations & Ideas

Video Game Lesson about Equity Sharing

In academia when you read a bunch of things and then put them together in a paper the opening paragraph usually states that it’s a “survey and analysis”.  I guess that’s what we do here […]

Open Source Interviewing

What if you always got to hear what they said after you walked out of the interview?

Donald Trump is a Nintendo Wii…  …and both will have the same long term impact on your life

An article written for everyone, no matter if you love or hate Donald Trump, but it might upset some Nintendo Fans.

What the DOL thinks about Pension Portability

what the government says may be possible and what the real challenges are.

Winning the Side Business Lottery

I like playing the lottery.  I admit it.  My mother will see me buy a ticket and say in her whiny Fran Drescher voice “Oh Michael, you have grandma’s gambling gene”.  She’s right.  

The Great Risk Shift

For over 100 years companies have gotten better and better at shifting risk onto the professional. Here are some ways they do it.

Continuing Education from the educators point of view

How does a traditional university educator see Continuing Education in the information age?

A PhD in Bacardi: Repost

Here is a reworking of one of one of my early posts. It’s a story about a PhD who had to sell vacations to pay off student loan debt.

When Uber becomes Lyft, and why both are putting Professionals out of a Job.

Uber and Lyft are masters at driving productivity, so again, why do you need management?