Archive for January, 2010

Help! Firefox Crashes During Startup

I’m a big fan of open source software, especially Mozilla Firefox. If you’re still using Internet Explorer, especially IE 6, it’s time you switched for Firefox (or Chrome). Firefox has been rock solid for me, until this morning — hence the title of this post . Firefox has been so good that I don’t think [...]

Five Lessons I Learned From Watching Shark Tank (Part 1 of 5)

As a followup to my previous post, here is the first of five posts about lessons that I’ve learned from watching the ABC reality television show, Shark Tank.  Please join the conversation — it’s not really a conversation if I’m the only one writing/blogging — and add what you’ve learned in the comments below. Lesson [...]

Why I Watch Shark Tank

Shark Tank is a reality television show where both novice and seasoned entrepreneurs pitch their products and ideas to a committee of five uber-successful businesspeople (the “sharks”) in hopes of enticing one (or more) of the sharks to invest money in their company. As an aside, do you know what a group of sharks is [...]