Crossroads Jobs

I was recently invited to sit on a Board for a local non-profit, which specializes in economic empowerment. Truth be told, my next-door neighbor, the one on the other side of our bamboo, has been hounding me for a while.  Carol created “Crossroads Jobs” about five years ago in the middle of the worst of [...]

2017-05-19T14:12:24+00:00 May 19th, 2017|Exordium|

March Madness

March Madness came early this year. For our foreign friends, March Madness is not a surreal passion play filled with political intrigue.  Instead, it is the time of the annual NCAA college basketball tournament, generally throughout the month of March – and this year for us it came a little early. As you may have [...]

2017-03-22T16:05:19+00:00 March 22nd, 2017|Exordium|

The Offshore Whirl-Wind

If it’s September, then what has been a whirl-wind implementation season should be coming to an end.  But by all accounts, the industry is still going full bore, and projects that would normally be slowing down for the end of year, are still going strong. I have had the chance to talk recently with a [...]

2016-09-26T10:05:49+00:00 September 26th, 2016|Exordium|

Playing Tourist

My wife and I played tourist in London lately. It’s not that we hadn’t spent much time in the city before.  In fact, we’d spent lots of time over the years from living and working in the south for BT in the 90s, to watching our daughter graduate from the London School of Economics; but [...]

2016-07-29T01:04:12+00:00 July 19th, 2016|Exordium|

When it rains…

We set a new rainfall record here in Virginia in the last few days.  We have now exceeded 15 days of rain compared to the previous record of 10.  Some say it feels like we live in a perpetual rainforest. Thankfully, there have been a few respites in the hours of the day.  No doubt [...]

2016-07-29T01:04:12+00:00 May 20th, 2016|Exordium|