I just watched the 2013 WWDC Keynote where iOS 7 was unveiled and these are my raw, first opinions. If there is a gamut of interface design execution and symbolism where rich, detailed, skeuomorphic design is on the left and flat, robotic, sparse design is on the right, iOS 7 is solidly planted on the … Continue reading iOS 7 Went Way Too Far
I’ve been thinking about this a lot lately and it’s come up in so many conversations I’ve had about anything that even remotely sounds like a freemium model.At OnSkies, we have quite a few free products / services which is some kind of freemium incarnation: the free services help us with distribution, there’s of course … Continue reading Paying are the customers, others aren’t
A friend of mine did a smart thing today. He quit freelancing above his full-time job. Probably he saw me burying myself with work which possibly made him realize that making this extra money above and beyond really doesn’t do a lot for you if you have no time left to enjoy it.Well, I am … Continue reading I give up Freelancing!
Today, take a minute and think about all of the great things that have been accomplished with a team. Having a partner to share your goals with, celebrate your victories with, and to work through problems with can help you reach your dreams! Sometimes we forget that this process is more than just coming together.Coming … Continue reading Never let your team down!
There’s a lot employees don’t know about me. Here are 10 things I wish I could tell to my colleagues / employees: I care about whether you like me. I want you to like me. When I come off like a hard-ass who doesn’t care about your opinion of me, it’s an act. My business … Continue reading Confessions Of An Entrepreneur
I love this question, and really like the different points of view and it’s solely depends on the situation you are in and what you want to do with it or without it.Pivoting is about product/features/usability/demand/value, so I think about this in terms of customer/market feedback. As a believer in lean teachings, you run towards … Continue reading How do startup founders know when to quit, stick or pivot?