It is with much regret that I must shut down YackTrack on August 15, 2012. There are a few reasons for this shutdown: I really do not have time to work on YackTrack, and have not had much time for at least a year. YackTrack has been limping along without many changes for a while… Read More YackTrack Will Be Shutting Down
As a blogger about everything software development related, I write a good amount about career advice. Most people probably think that these posts are just summaries of information from other sites regurgitated for my own pageviews. That is far from the truth. In addition, when people write advice about certain things they may not follow… Read More Your Life Online Could Affect Your Job Search Redux
Kyle Lacy had a short post today titled What Business Blogging Is Missing. The general idea is that many corporate blogs are more of a PR pitch trying to sell a product: If you want to become a thought leader in you industry you need to talk more about What You Do not about your… Read More Talk With Me, Not At Me
Over the past week, there have been two Yahoo takeover rumors written in major newspapers. These were presented as news or even deals in progress. First, there was the $20 billion Microsoft search deal that Kara Swisher debunked. Now, we received news that the Jonathon Miller buyout was also a false rumor. These stories were… Read More Newspapers Report Rumors, No Outcry From Blogosphere
This is a guest post from David Peralty of Xfep and a member of the Grand Effect blog network. When I first started blogging, it had already become old hat for some, and while the term didn’t exist in popular culture there was already a shift happening among the idealists and technophiles: things were moving… Read More Insights From Three Years of Blogging
Obviously, this week is getting interesting. I have another guest post this week, this time on SheGeeks! Our host for the day is the awesomesauce Corvida. If you do not understand the “awesomesauce” term, check out Corvida’s blog for more info. So, the guest post can be found at There are Different Steps For Growing… Read More Guest Post on SheGeeks!