The Value of Experience

Experience counts, especially in a fast changing world

Two Wheels to Yellowstone

The Trip Ever since I had a my motorcycle in college (the 60s), I have wanted to ride across the US. Now that I am retired, I am now planning … Continue reading

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Engineering is still one of the highest paying careers, however, there is an interesting statistic in the numbers

Last year, I looked at the gender ratios across college majors and discovered an interesting-yet-spurious correlation: College majors with higher male:female ratios (i.e., with more men than women) tend to … Continue reading

March 3, 2017 · Leave a comment

Every time I come here, my blood pressure drops 20 points

As soon as we step into the Colonial Pines Inn in Highlands, NC my blood pressure drops 20 points.  We feel as if we are visiting some old friends who make … Continue reading

October 24, 2016 · Leave a comment

Enduring Love on the AT

After forty three years my wife and I hiked  back to the spot on the Appalachian Trail where we got engaged.  In 1973 my wife and I hiked and overnighted … Continue reading

June 16, 2016 · Leave a comment

Motorcycling and Hiking – The best of both worlds

I love riding my motorcycle in the North Carolina mountains, and I love hiking along the many trails in the area.  Every year, I  ride up to Cruso, NC and … Continue reading

May 27, 2016 · Leave a comment

Use your resume as a goal setting tool

This may seem silly, however, have you ever thought about updating your resume as soon as you start a new job? A good resume is supposed to portray your most noteworthy … Continue reading

May 20, 2016 · Leave a comment

Who Knew SharePoint Could Do That?

This blog is a copy of a Tip of The Month that I wrote for Abel Solutions, Inc. Since the beginning of SharePoint, Abel Solutions has been involved with many … Continue reading

June 30, 2013 · Leave a comment

If You Think You Can or If You Think You Can’t, You Are Right!

The title is a paraphrase of a quote from Henry Ford, one of America’s most successful business icons. Truly successful people do not let negative hurdles stop them from reaching … Continue reading

April 5, 2013 · Leave a comment

WIIFM drives user adoption of SharePoint

WIIFM What’s In It For Me drives use adoption to most everything. Why do people return to certain web sites, stores, magazines,. etc. It is because there is something there … Continue reading

October 28, 2012 · Leave a comment

A Step Increase in Productivity with SharePoint and KnowledgeLake

This blog entry is a Tip of the Month written for Abels Solutions, Atlanta’s premier SharePoint solutions provider. We will review and demonstrate the step change increase in productivity that … Continue reading

October 4, 2012 · Leave a comment