Product Status Peek – 2011

We are starting the year with some great product advances. Typemock Isolator++   We have released version 1.1, with many bug fixes and 2 major features: 1. Continuing with our beliefs, now there is no need to change the production code at all! 2. There is a new api to fake out and ref arguments 3. No, we haven’t completed our port to GCC [...]

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Debugging Communication Errors

I couldn’t sleep all night, thinking that on the last company meeting, when one of my employees complained that he can’t finish his tasks because of personal [...]

Testing my LinkedIn Network

I have a LinkedIn account for ages, and I have been connecting to friends and colleges, although not actively for quite some time. I have decided that it is about time I used [...]

2009 retrospect

Its my birthday, which is normally a time for self reflection and lot of fun, alcohol and friends. As a present my friends gave me a Tandem skydiving, I am waiting for good [...]

The 5 Critical Qualities of an Entrepreneur

Michael has a post about the best characters of an Entrepreneur. I think that other qualities matter. Curiosity To start this adventure in the first place you will [...]

Theory Of Constraints, Lean and Schnitzels

Roy gave me a copy of “The Cash Machine” Using the ToC for Sales Management. It is a good read, and it reminded me of the principals I learnt several years ago, although [...]

Getting the Boss to get Rid of Himself

Here is a short discussion I had with a Typemock employee a few weeks ago. Employee: “Phew, We managed to purchase the last available ticket :-)” Me: “That’s [...]

Managing Rookie Managers

Rookie managers have a incomplete perception of management and hold on to the idea that they are still reviewed by their personal performance and that there job is to keep [...]

Never promote to a management role

This post is to remind myself what to do what promoting first time managers, based on the final tip in the Myth and Realty Check Post. Eli, Remember to Delay the Promotion [...]

Rookie Manager #3: Myth vs Reality

Rookie Managers, including myself, often fail in their new role. Now looking back at my first managerial job (10 years ago) I think that the reason for this was [...]

Going to Vegas!

I am going to be at the SharePoint Conference this year in Vegas (See plan on TripIt). Sorry guys the ticket have been sold out. We are going to have fun and help promote [...]