Tracking milestones and burn rate

I am a big fan of simple and elegant dashboard tools. Jim Fowler, Interim VP of Business Development at Carbon Design Group, one of Seattle’s premier full-service product development consultancies, shared the method that they use for reporting actual-to-budget resource burn rates and mapping them to milestone delivery. With this tool, hours and expenses are […]

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Digital distractions

David McCandless at Information is Beautiful collects some interesting visual displays of information. One of my favorites is The Hierarchy of Digital Distractions. I now clearly understand two things: (1) how to get more work done and (2) how perusing LinkedIn updates can result in aching fingers (yes—I’ve felt the laptop lid slam.)

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