Archives / November, 2010

Time vs. Money

Yesterday I had a long conversation with an entrepreneur about the relative value of time versus money in start-ups. Our conclusion: Time is more valuable than money Of course both are critical assets of any business – particularly an early stage business – but often companies make the wrong trade of time vs. money. This…

HR as a core competency

In the world of start-ups, HR is at the bottom of the bottom of the heap of priorities most companies are working on. The vast majority of companies think about HR as a process and compliance function, outsource it to 3rd party providers (payroll, benefits, etc.) and doing their best to forget about it. If…

Gluecon and Alcatel-Lucent team – changing the game at Gluecon 2011

[Cross  posted from a piece I put up on the Foundry Group blog earlier today] Our goal for Gluecon has always been to make it *the* gathering place for developers working on the connective technologies that hold the web and IT infrastructure together – from web services to SOA to APIs and cloud computing. Eric…