Just this past week, one of my clients asked, “If we could do only ONE thing to take our teams from good to great, what would you recommend we do?” After a nanosecond of thought, I answered, “Do periodic critiques … Continue reading

Many years ago, I heard this surprising contrast between a group and a team: A group of people get on an elevator.  A team occurs when the elevator gets stuck! Think about it.  A group of people walk on to … Continue reading

For the last two days, I hung out with 400 incredibly cool Javascript programmers at the JSConf 2012 in my new hometown of Scottsdale, AZ.  I spoke on the second day, so I wanted to get a feel for this … Continue reading