Category Archives: Personal

Zero to Hero in one easy step

One of my catch-phrases is “Zero to Hero”. I think I got this phrase because of overhearing my kids watch the Disney animated movie “Hercules.” I use it to remind myself to get some exercise, and to express the amazing … Continue reading

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Are you good at it?

What are you tasked with today? What challenges are you facing? As you ask yourself those questions, whatever the answer is, one thing is for certain you need to “be good at it”. Whatever lies ahead, there is one thing … Continue reading

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Less Aileron… Sooner!

It is interesting how things you learn in one area of life can help in others. In one of my early blog posts, I related some wisdom from my first flying instructor Harry. Here is another gem from Harry that … Continue reading

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Halloween Blackout

The Great Halloween storm of 2011 has come through the Northeast and gone, leaving over 2 million homes without power and hundreds of thousands of homes without power for extended periods of time. We were among the more fortunate ones, … Continue reading

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Lessons from Harry – Sometimes it’s better not to know

I’m a private pilot. Or that is to say I have a pilot’s license, though I’m not active right now. Earning my pilot’s license was one of the more interesting things I’ve done, and it gave me a great sense … Continue reading

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Hello world!

Well here it is, the first blog post on my own account.  How appropriate that as I begin to spread my wings with internet blogging I’m reminded of my start in this industry as a software developer. Seems like a … Continue reading

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