new job: metaweb

At the end of July I quit working for Tellme fulltime and starting consulting with a number of companies. The plan was the consulting to be a short term thing until I was able to get a company started with a friend. Long story short, … “new job: metaweb”

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Renovare Conference

This past weekend I attended a Renovare conference hosted by MPPC. Our primary presenters were Dallas Willard, John Ortberg, and Richard Foster. It was a lot of fun to watch these three men teaching and interacting together. You could tell they held each other in … “Renovare Conference”

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Business is the Way to Address Poverty

Many people are aware of the excellent work done by the Grameen bank. They have pioneered micro loans as a way to fuel economic development. A new twist to this is http://kiva.org which is attempting to link donors to the people who are taking the … “Business is the Way to Address Poverty”

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Bear Bags

Backpackers have to protect their food against animals while they sleep.  In most parts of the country correctly hanging food in a bear bags can be effective. Unfortunately bags won’t protect your food in Yosemite were the bears see backpackers and think “Great, I get another treat filled piñata … “Bear Bags”

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Lessons from Dad

As I reflect on my father’s life, and can’t help but be struck by what a powerful influence he was on me.  I fear that while my adolescent rebellion against him was mild, it was long lived.  It took me a long time to see … “Lessons from Dad”

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Carl Verber

Obituary Atlanta Journal Constitution 10/10/02 GaTech ECE:  In Remembrance of Carl Verber Patents by Verber and some publications Lessons from Dad

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Packing & Traveling Light

Years ago my wife and I went on a multi-week trip to Xinjiang China to help a non-profit organization. We both fit everything we personally needed into a carry-on bag. This permitted our two check-through bags to be filled with educational materials that we would … “Packing & Traveling Light”

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