With Grace.

With Grace.

If you don’t know who Grace Hopper is, you should.

In 1944, she was one of the first programmers of the Harvard Mark I computer

Invented the first compiler for a computer programming language

Popularized the idea of machine-independent programming languages

which led to the development of COBOL

one of the first high-level programming languages. And there is an amazing conference in her honor that is held every year.

Touching Gatesness

“He is coming!” whisper-yells my colleague. The year is 2002. I’m standing in front of our Global Customer Evidence Booth in New Orleans and I’m about to meet Bill Gates. My life changes today. I’m 30 years old, it’s my birthday week and I am about to start my journey into the world of technology and tradeshows.

Published - ImproveIT - A collection of essays on SharePoint accomplishing more with SharePoint

Thrilled to have been included with such an amazing group of SharePoint experts and it was terrific to write this chapter with my business partner of Content Panda, Simeon Cathey.

TED Talks in your calendar - Inspiration!

A quick thought. We all know how valuable and inspirational watching a TED Talk is for our psyche. When was the last time you watched one? I challenge you to watch two per week. That is 30 minutes of your time.