Business Social Responsibility- where emotional needs of being human clash with the economic realities of business. Some companies formalize Social Responsibility (SR) into a policy akin to a mission statement and some approach it via establishing a framework for group volunteering. I think if a company is truly interested in […]
Earlier this year I restarted a consulting company, H3 Systems, LLC. While I am working on exciting projects such as voice applications, I am also still open for a regular full-time gig for the right culture, opportunity, and challenge. I thought I would look at opportunities on job sites […]
Today I have to wish a happy 90th birthday to my mother-in-law Louise Sander, a most irresponsible mother!. Seriously, take a look at this picture! Would you allow this to date your daughter???? Nope. Nope. Nope. Louise allowed her then-teenage-daughter to not only go out with this guy but to […]
In developing my rather lengthy personal inventory for my About Alan page, I was doing some research and came across this list. For today’s businesses, being totally awesome, but narrowly focused is not effective. Business is fluid, goals change, opportunities come and go. You need to be flexible, adaptable, and […]
GrubHub and delivery services where you place an order and the food is magically delivered are nothing new; my cats have been doing this for years.
am currently reading and pondering my way through Zack Miller’s bound-to-be-best-seller, but recently published book , “Anomaly”. It’s an interesting book and something I’ve been doing bits and pieces of without knowing it. Back in the 90’s, when I knew
I haven’t validated the data on these maps, but they sure are interesting. I love it when people repurpose data to develop more meanings from it. I have not validated the data these came from so you are your own! http://all-that-is-interesting.com/maps-that-explain-america#1
2019 saw me establish my new consulting startup ( https://www.h3llc.us)and as part of that, I decided it was time to update my personal inventory. I put together lists of computer hardware I’ve used, programming languages I’ve created solutions in, databases I’ve used and more. The happy part is that wow! […]