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How Chronic Migraines Have Helped Me in my Career

You're in the middle of a busy day and then all of a sudden you feel a deep sense of dread and see something that isn't really there. No, you're not going're experiencing a migraine aura. In my case, the aura usually looks kind of like sparkly golden snow falling or a mirage. Other people may see flashing lights, ...


Question of the Day

"If you could share an office with anyone who would it be and why?"  It was my first team meeting at a new company and the COO, Jon Belmonte,  kicked things off with "The Question of the Day". Everyone in the room took a turn and answers ranged from the mundane to the hilarious. I was struck by how well this ...


Comparing Fitness Trackers: Garmin, Apple, and Fitbit

"Hey! You're wearing an unusually high number of watches," said the tipsy guy at the top of the stairs at the baseball game.  I laughed and agreed without trying to explain. I was on day 7 of my ridiculous-looking experiment and he was the first person to state the obvious instead of just staring awkwardly.

The Experiment