Creating Corporate Soul

October 20, 2016 Blog, Business, Guelph

I am a happy person. I am a team player, enthusiastic, and creative. I get along well with others and play nicely in the sandbox. So it came as a shock a few years ago to find myself completely miserable at work. On paper, the organization had all the ingredients of my dream job: start-up atmosphere, flexible work schedule, room …

Dave's Dilemma

Dave’s Dilemma – Fixed Price/Fixed Scope vs Fixed Budget/Variable Scope

May 25, 2016 Blog, Business, Guelph

It was a dark and stormy night. Dave sat at his desk staring forward. Frozen. The ominous glow from his email inbox exposed his eerie pallor, the sweat on his brow and the ever-so- slight panic in his eyes. “I should have been home hours ago,” he thought to himself. His heart was racing. He had to choose. Tomorrow his boss would …


Part 2: React or Backbone

December 11, 2015 Advertising, Blog, Business

Writing your application inside of one monolithic framework with a specialized ecosystem may not be what you are looking for. Angular and Ember could be too big a commitment. Projects with rapid iteration or evolution may find the restrictions of a walled ecosystem too confining. A framework may also be too confining for projects that need to exist, or interact, …