My thoughts on business, life, and where they intersect.

Summers in Orton

I park my five-speed and walk up the tired wooden steps of the general store. The dog snoozing on the porch acknowledges me with a perked ear and single tail wag. I wrap my finger around the little metal handle on the screen door and pull. It staggers open. I ... read more

Facebook and the early abandoners

The first law of thermodynamics says that energy is transferred. It can't be created, or destroyed. The way we adopt things follows that law. We tend to think of early adopters as pioneers who take on the burden of testing out a new product or service before everyone else, constantly ... read more