What can you do with 5 bucks?

There are lots of things you can do with a fiver. I’d really like you to consider donating a fiver (one day’s coffee, a bus ride, a sandwich) to support research to fight Diabetes. I’m doing my part by riding in the Seattle Tour de Cure on May 12. I would really appreciate it if…

There are 3 Parts to a Great Introduction

What’s better (a lottery ticket, or new people whom you know) You might have bought a lottery ticket recently (I did too, by the way.) And you didn’t win. But you can guarantee your chances of making positive connections if you do a better job at introducing your smart friends to each other. Who knows…

How to know if you’re smarter than a 5th grader

    Quick – what’s the first thing that comes to your mind when you think of Camp? I’m not sure if it’s “awesome food”, “campfire songs”, or “camp mischief,” but it’s clear that many people have indelible memories of camp life. Thanks to the Salesforce foundation and East Ridge and Bear Creek Elementary schools,…

It doesn’t take much to give back

Who wouldn’t like to have fun in a playground game where the playground looks like this? This week I had the opportunity to participate in a community event courtesy of the folks at the Salesforce.com foundation and my team at Desk.com. In the span of half a day (and with the help of the folks…

Next year, I hope we all say more of what we mean

I’ve done it. You’ve done it. We’ve all done it. Whether it’s talking like ironic cats that have poor grammar, saying “it’s ok” when it’s really not ok, or just not waiting until your thought is fully formed to start speaking, we all say things we don’t really mean – we just thought they sounded…