Entries by matt

Bugs (and how to talk about them)

This is potentially the greatest thing I’ve seen all week (partially because I’m currently facing a Mandelbug).  How a team handles bugs is a strong signal about its overall cohesiveness and quality, and for any product person, there is a lot of personality management that goes into bugfixing. Technically, a bug is a mistake.  But what […]

Entrepreneurship (the country music version)

You got to know when to hold ’em, know when to fold ’em, Know when to walk away, know when to run. You never count your money when you’re sittin’ at the table, There’ll be time enough for countin’ when the dealin’s done. Oh, Kenny Rodgers (actually Don Schlitz, but whatever).  In the chorus of The […]