A Diversion: Readings on the Impact of Technology on Religion

One sector of culture where you hear little about the impact of technology is religion.   It’s an interesting topic and the research on the subject is fascinating.  We all have our own beliefs when it comes to religion.  How technology impacts our beliefs and how we use technology to practice our beliefs will continue to evolve. …

We are a World of Inventors

As I’ve mentioned in the past, I’m a weekend tinker/builder/farmer.  I really enjoy reading about and talking with people who invent and build things. Even in crazy economic times, people keep inventing things………….many times out of necessity. Since I’m always on the lookout for invention ideas, I thought I’d pass along some of the interesting…

It’s not just Doom-and-Gloom out there

All the ugly economic news we get pounded with every day tends to obscure those real world business stories where things are actually positive. Most of the negative stuff we hear tends to be about big companies and how their senior management has to cut people and costs to get their firms back in order…

A great idea development tool: MindManager

I’ve been a user of MindManager software by Mindjet for a number of years. It is one of my favorite tools for visually organizing information and ideas. For example, I use it to log sales activities that take place during a given sales cycle. MindManager allows you to create an easily updated graphic representation of…