Recent Blog Posts
Blogging Best Practices
Blogging Best Practices My guest post on WordCamp ATX blog reporting on a great panel I attending this morning.
Planning your blog
Planning your blog My guest post on WordCamp ATX blog about Brandon Krafts talk at WordCamp.
Working from home and loving it!
If you were to design your dream home office, how would it be? what will it need to have in order for it to work for you? I have been asking myself these two questions lately and after some consideration have come up with a list of must-haves I will like to share: Comfort Let [...]
Updates for May 16, 2013
Add: save and cancel buttons for Task title editing Add :planned search filter Add: notify Task creator of new comments Add: notify reviewers of comments in a Task Fix: open Task modal when selecting edit option Fix: scroll to top button behind support button Fix: Basecamp Message to Discussion importer Fix: close modal when going back [...]
Find Your Stadium
For years conference rooms were my stadium. I would walk through hallways of cubicles as if marching out of a tunnel to meet my clients. I would enter my stadium flanked by colleagues and visualize scores of fans cheering for me on the dry erase walls. With a storyboard under my arm I drove down [...]
Priceonomics Blog: Why is Science Behind a Paywall?
Priceonomics Blog: Why is Science Behind a Paywall?: Founder Institute mentor Toni Gemayel, demonstrating his prowess! priceonomics: Scientists’ work follows a consistent pattern. They apply for grants, perform their research, and publish the results in a journal. The process is so routine it almost seems inevitable. But what if it’s not the best way to [...]
Bring your Pomodoros to Blimp
Blimp is great for getting you and your team organized around projects. If you’ve setup your project correctly, you now have a list of goals and tasks you have to complete. Tasks should be small. So small that any given task can be completed in just a few minutes. If you have tasks like “Make [...]
Quit your day job and pursue your dreams with the Founder…
Quit your day job and pursue your dreams with the Founder Institute. Your startup is in the palm of your hands. Launch with us! Apply for FREE by May 19 and get a full ride scholarship if you are the top applicant!
PointGuard iPhone App What do you do when you feel like your startup is doomed? You panic and pursue a consulting gig to get some cash. Enter Point Guard Insurance. I met with Luigi Miranda, the president of Point Guard Insurance, a Puerto Rican car insurance company last June. I knew that I could use [...]
#WomenTechOver – Females @Founding Startups
#WomenTechOver - Females @Founding Startups: Panelists Natascha Otero-Santiago Co-Founder, Parranda.org Nerma Albertorio StartupWeekend Organizer Maritza Ramirez Co-Founder, Crowdville The heroes of our age are technology entrepreneurs…Mark Zuckerberg, Steve Jobs and Bill Gates. Where are the women? And where are the latinas? In this panel discussion, we dig into the opportunities for women to pursue technology entrepreneurship, [...]