Concept to drive Focus, instead of drizzling BullShit. Bottleneck literally refers to the top narrow part of a bottle. In engineering, it refers to a phenomenon where the performance or capacity of an entire system is limited by a single or small number of components or resources. http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Bottleneck (more)

an agreement to do something (by a certain time, conforming to certain expectations) (more)

arguments against Estimating (more)

Corey Haines gave a talk at NCSA Sports. Some crude notes (very possibly mis-summarizing)... (more)

Mission: to help High School athletes find, and get into, their best-fit College program. (more)

Seeking: CTO/Chief Product Officer-type position in funded organization with entrepreneurial culture, in Chicago area. My value: accelerating business-changing product development. (more)

Alistair Cockburn idea of recognizing that different Projects have different constraints, and therefore each needs it own methodology/process. (more)

Chicago dev, building Hearken (more)

A metric for prioritizing projects, related to Opportunity Cost of delaying a project that generates Business Value. (more)

The Church of the Subgenius, run by JRBobDobbs. (more)

Excess Capacity in a system process; similar to LeeWay? (more)

Clarke Ching: Rolling Rocks Downhill ISBN:1505446511 Takes Eli Goldratt business-fiction approach to pitching Iterative Agile Software Development for a new product being created by a mature company. (more)

Want to provide a medium-length reading list for others to follow along into my Worldview Roadmap. (more)

brain-smushing book; widely referred to as GEB ISBN:0-465-02656-7 (more)

I confess I've probably read every Tom Peters book. (more)

Past and present reads. See esp. Greatest Books (more)

increased profitability, reduced risk (more)

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This is the publicly-readable WikiLog Thinking Space of Bill Seitz (a Product Manager and CTO) (also a Wiki-Junkie).

My Calling: to accelerate Evolution by increasing Freedom, Agency, and Leverage of Free Agents and smaller groups (SmallWorld) via D And D of Thinking Tools (software and Games To Play).

See Intro Page for space-related goals, status, etc.; or Wiki Node for more terse summary info.

Beware the War On The Net!

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Seeking: CTO/Chief Product Officer-type position in funded organization with entrepreneurial culture, in Chicago area. My value: accelerating business-changing product development.

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