Preparing for 2022: It is sandbagging time again – are you ready?

Accepting a budget you don’t believe in brings you into a psychological mode of proving you were right. Any option of proving that you cannot deliver will be used in a self-destructive approach towards failure. As a manager in the corporate environment, you must always be prepared to walk...

A Promised Land

It is not often I get a little sad when a book of 768 pages is nearing its end. Fortunately, I can look forward to reading Volume 2....

From Baker to Digital Nomad

The gig economy, where you have no permanent employment but work from project to project, and the phenomenon of digital nomads, where you also do not have a permanent residence, is snowballing. Here is the story of Dane Benny Holgaard, who runs his business while exploring the world....

Software Product Management Summit 2020

The International Software Product Management Association (ISPMA) is an open non-profit association of experts, companies, and research institutes with the goal to foster software product management excellence across industries....

Reaching the 30,000 connections limit on LinkedIn – now what?

In this article, I answer these three questions: How did I reach 30,000 connections on LinkedIn, why does it make sense to have so many connections, and what will I do now?  I reached the 30,000 connections limit on LinkedIn in December 2019, which means that I cannot accept...