Are We Overly Reliant On Technology?

A few days ago, I was out at a new client site and I had forgotten to bring my GPS. Usually I’m obsessive about ensuring that I have it with me when I’m going to a new place, but this time I’d forgotten it. I wasn’t sure that I’d be able to figure out how […]

How Well Can You Tell a Story?

One of the greatest skills in life is the ability to tell a story. All great leaders do it in some form or another. When telling a story, you need to focus on three things: Repeat the main point Make it personal Make it emotional Let’s drill into each. During the most recent presidential campaign, […]

Get More Done – Don’t Multitask!

For many years the way to productivity was multitasking. What could be better than getting two things done at once! But more and more there has been a backlash against multitasking. In many of the latest hot productivity books and blogs, the experts have now been advocating that multitasking is a hindrance rather than a […]

What’s Your Superpower?

When I was a kid I loved reading comic books. In comic books the world was very simple. Each hero had a distinct superpower that made him special and, in general, he knew what his power was and how to use it for the benefit of humankind. The real world is much more gray. Often […]

Bryant Rethinks Software – New tech blog

I’ve mainly used this blog as an outlet for sharing interesting ideas relating to how to make the best use of your life (ie – Everyday Excellence). As most of you know, my day job is as a software developer. So I’m starting a new blog to specifically focus on topics that I see in […]