Archives for April 2014

The (Evaluation) Road Less Traveled

A few weeks back, my dear fried Julie and I did something we have been talking about for years. We spent the weekend in the North Georgia Mountains at the Hike Inn, a GA state park only accessible by foot. It is a 5 mile “moderate” trek to the Inn. We have both reached that point where we want to take our lives back (any parents out there know what I mean?- sorry kids) and challenge ourselves personally and profesionally. Like me, Julie is a consultant (she is a sofware engineer) and we have found over the years that even though we work in different areas, our processes and our relationships with clients are quite similar. We also both have a penchant for metaphor so we had fun on the way applying metaphors to our clients and our work. So here is Julie … [Read more...]