Articles by: Elliot Betancourt

by / on November 11, 2009 at 12:23 am / in Uncategorized

Personal Time and Self Improvement

Shane works from home, doing what he loves. But noticed that he was beginning to spend all of his time working. And considers the first steps to rebalance his work and life: …but it got out of hand for me. At some point, a few months ago, I realized that work had taken over all of my waking hours. I […]

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by / on November 11, 2009 at 12:23 am / in Uncategorized

About Data, Decisions, and Becoming Smarter Than Yourself

Seth Godin ponders the power of data driven decisions and our ability to make them and do the relevant research so easily in the internet age. He also wonders at our tendency to the status quo and our tendency to trust our gut more than the data. Data mining and the proximity of the internet to most of what we […]

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by / on November 11, 2009 at 12:22 am / in Uncategorized

Seth Godin: Upside vs Downside

Seth Godin Makes a stunning observation about the effort that goes into making a customer’s experience great vs. making it just not horrible Here’s a rule that’s so inevitable that it’s almost a law: As an organization grows and succeeds, it sows the seeds of its own demise by getting boring. With more to lose and more people to lose […]

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