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Commitments: Reach for It


Yesterday, after a long day at work, as I was playing with my kids at the park, this quotation that I found a few months ago came to mind.  318 more words



OK, I admit it; I’m all over the place when it comes to working on my writing and art. I’ve got so many projects going on that my head is spinning.   402 more words

Susan Faith Corl

Time Management

Something I am quite adept to is time management; mainly coming from my inability to just do one thing at once. I have three quite big things going on at the moment, in descending order of importance and effort they are: 496 more words


Estimates Are Not Commitments But...

Unfortunately, they very often are.  Recently, during an interview, I asked the candidate what they thought about the notion that “estimates are not commitments… 250 more words

Software Development

Danger: Motivation Critically Low

I’ve been trying to avoid the elephant in the room, but it’s been ever more on my mind the more I get closer to the date. 451 more words


Career Advice

Well, I haven’t quite figured out how to market my skills, but I do have some concrete thoughts about creating a consulting practice.

Since I can’t have a practice without clients, I’ll start by approaching everyone in my network and asking for referrals and (if I know them well) testimonials. 144 more words


One of the best ways to keep accountable to a commitment is to share the goal with others.  I’m signed up to run a half-marathon in mid-September.   119 more words