Understanding Technical Teams Breakfast Workshop in Franklin, TN

Understanding Technical Teams Breakfast Workshop in Franklin, TN
The synthesized voice over the speaker startled the crew, “Ugly, ugly giants bags of mostly water.” Star Trek The Next Generation fans may remember this quote from the “Home Soil” episode that originally aired in February, 1988. Despite the capabilities of the universal translator, much was lost in that translation. Although the words may have been translated accurately, Captain Picard and the... Read More

Leadership vs Influence: A Free Breakfast Workshop

Leadership vs Influence: A Free Breakfast Workshop
A better title on the business card. A little more take home pay each week. And automatic influence and credibility in the organization. These are the things that we get while climbing the corporate ladder, right? Umm, no. Authority Is Not Influence Many leaders assume that one of the automatic perks that comes with their position is influence. They mistakenly... Read More

Upcoming Speaking Events

Upcoming Speaking Events
Kevin and I regularly speak on IT Leadership topics at conferences across North America and Europe. With the conference season just around the corner, here are a few places where you can catch us speaking. Steel City SQL in Birmingham, AL, Aug 20, 2013 DevLINK in Chattanooga, TN, Aug 28- 30, 2013 PASS in Charlotte, NC, Oct 15 – 18,... Read More