Recruiting rule #1: Sell the dream, not the job– Title of a great post from Informationarbitrage. No arguments from anyone whose has ever built a company and recruited the team. Not often discussed is how to build a partnership with your recruiter to really make this happen. I have a number of really great recruiters in my network, so hoping they...
The 3D quality is impeccable — the only viewers suffering headaches will...– Quote from Dennis Harvey on “Carmen in 3D” from Variety. A seemingly unlikely pairing of Opera and 3D, brings praise artistically and technically from all sides. To my friends @ REAL D…congrats!
In certain cases my weaknesses are that I’m too idealistic. Realize that...– Steve Jobs (via jacks) Fresh honestly from the greatest product marketer of a generation.
Thanks Fred and Chris… Light hearted, serious thinking and really informative chat. Acted like my morning news.
A joyous and altogether wonderful bottle of wine... →
Organic wine festival in Arbois, on March 27th and... →
I so love wine from the Jura. I’m tempted to make this a long and great weekend.
Juan Ponce, an organic winemaker from Manchuela,... →
Been awhile since I allowed myself the leisure to write up some of my tasting notes. I love doing this.
Can Skype be the company to bring video to the...
They are making me believe that they get the ‘why’ of video and can figure out how to make it a conversational datatype for the mobile and social web. Check out the interview with Neil Stevens, VP of Consumer products in TechCrunch. From the interview: “In its first week in the App Store, the new version of Skype’s iPhone app saw ten million new downloads, and a million video...
New post on the state of streaming video
I spent 6 weeks traveling and working and vacationing while rewatching the 86 episodes of The Sopranos. On my laptop, iPad, iPhone, using AppleTV and Boxee to push the video to my large screen TVs. This is what I learned.