Is Optimizing the Wrong Goal?

Everywhere you look these days it seems like optimizing is the goal and the only goal. It's understood that if you're not driving forward with everything optimized, streamlined, and to it's fullest potential then you're slipping backwards. Companies are notoriously guilty of this. If a company doesn't make significant strides each quarter (strides that are … Continue reading Is Optimizing the Wrong Goal?

Zen and the Art of Building with Our Hands

The quarantine provided a few silver linings. Time and creativity just to name a few. It was a time I rediscovered the power of using my hands to build something. Now I'm not green to the practice of building. My dad was a great at-home woodworker building furniture, decking, and anything else we needed around … Continue reading Zen and the Art of Building with Our Hands