Are You Suffering from Infobesity?

It feels like the tagline to a bad infomercial you watch while up late at night eating foods you don’t want to admit were in your cupboards. Last year, I emceed the ASUG Fall Focus Supply Chain Conference in Chicago and asked the audience that question. Most recently, I’ve been chatting with my friend Bertrand [...]

By | 2018-08-16T17:25:37+00:00 September 28th, 2017|

Preventative Analytics (An Apple a Day)

The rise of big data. Over the last few years, I’ve been writing more and more about analytics. When I first started out in technology, the dot com crash was beginning. I had opted career-wise to go the corporate route. Early on during an ERP implementation, I remember coming across the concept of separating your [...]

By | 2018-01-31T17:41:03+00:00 September 20th, 2017|

More Pudding Please

Over the last 8 months, I’ve been steadily throwing things out. Words cannot express the joy from simply having less “stuff.” The process started with moving into a new condo in downtown Minneapolis where there simply isn’t the space for so much stuff. But, something deeper was at work. I had a strong desire to [...]

By | 2018-08-05T06:41:53+00:00 August 28th, 2017|

Making payments dance- now available!

Where do you get advanced knowledge to solve very specific configuration/process questions in your SAP system?  For many of us, it is SCN or just the Google Search Bar.  This yields an incredible variety of results.  Locating advanced topics and solutions can feel like this:   As solutions get more and more complex, it is [...]

By | 2018-01-31T17:41:03+00:00 July 18th, 2017|

Bold New Adventures

I’m sitting on my patio in Minnesota on a cool summer morning reflecting on my continuous journey.  Filled with twists and turns, it is a never ending adventure.  All our lives are filled with ups and downs, right? As I mentioned in my post about intentional serendipity, I have been in skunkworks the last few [...]

By | 2018-08-05T06:44:32+00:00 July 13th, 2017|

TATC Ep 22 – Data Routing Up The Mountain with Astronomer

Episode Summary On this episode of Thriving at the Crossroads, Ry Walker, cofounder of Astronomer.io. Today, he talks about what Astronomer is, what it does, who it helps and how it helps. He shares how they are helping enterprises move up the data maturity mountain as a competitive move. Listen to the episode here: TATC Ep 22 - Data [...]

By | 2018-01-31T17:41:03+00:00 May 8th, 2017|