Avoiding the siren of too smart, too small for your team

Image by Henry McIntosh via Unsplash.com One of the challenges of growing an organization in today’s technology industry is avoiding what I call being too smart, too small. It’s when a small company has a few alpha programmers and perhaps a dynamic manager who create such a tight-knit world for themselves that they lock out… Continue reading Avoiding the siren of too smart, too small for your team

7 ways to wreck virtual team collaboration without really trying

by Mike Wilson via Unsplash.com When I got my start as a technical writer, everybody worked in the same office, in the same building. Collaboration in those days was via shared network drives and eventually corporate email. I’ve been working remotely pretty much since 2012 with the exception of some on-site meetings and business trips.… Continue reading 7 ways to wreck virtual team collaboration without really trying