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John Saddington
Works at Desk PM
Attended Dallas Theological Seminary
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100% with no catches or “price per seats” – it’s fast and super-easy to use. An unbelievable resource and tool for any size organization.
100% with no catches or “price per seats” – it’s fast and super-easy to use. An unbelievable resource and tool for any size organization. I imagine this would be especially useful for startups who want to create a support system for their projects / apps. Word up. Like this:Like Loading... Related
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It’s crazy how quickly your perspective can change the moment you hear someone’s story. The shift can be mind-numbing and so radically change your opinion and attitude that it will make your head spin. I think that is the power of stories and storytelling…
It’s crazy how quickly your perspective can change the moment you hear someone’s story. The shift can be mind-numbing and so radically change your opinion and attitude that it will make your head spin. I think that is the power of stories and storytelling and how often we are not open to the opportunity to really hear someone’s … Continue reading On Knowing The Real Story
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This looks amazing for designers.
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via Winston Churchill: To improve is to change; to be perfect is to change often. Here are 14 powerful (but not well-known) pivots of well-known companies. These are poignant reminders about what it takes to become a success.
via Winston Churchill: To improve is to change; to be perfect is to change often. Here are 14 powerful (but not well-known) pivots of well-known companies. These are poignant reminders about what it takes to become a success. Encouraging and also super-scary. This is what startups are all about. Like this:Like Loading... Related
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A pretty harsh critique of the Apple Store Review policies: Apple exists because its creators grew up in a world where any developer anywhere could write software that any user anywhere could run without having to go through an intermediary. It lauded…
A pretty harsh critique of the Apple Store Review policies: Apple exists because its creators grew up in a world where any developer anywhere could write software that any user anywhere could run w...
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Dan Counsell is someone I respect a lot and he’s a well-respected and successful owner of Realmac Software which makes some kick-ass Mac Apps. He’s been blogging more and more these days which is a boon for any app developer, especially those who are…
Dan Counsell is someone I respect a lot and he's a well-respected and successful owner of Realmac Software which makes some kick-ass Mac Apps. He's been blogging more and more these days which is a...
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My hackschooler jumped at this new web app when I first introduced it to her and she’s having a blast. The best thing I’ve heard from her so far?
My hackschooler jumped at this new web app when I first introduced it to her and she’s having a blast. The best thing I’ve heard from her so far? Dad, this is challenging. I like it. #WIN Like this:Like Loading... Related
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Thanks for this! Just got my girls registered and they are exploring!
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Hah. A few days ago I experienced a “first” where I had “negative sales.” Now, I’m not sure if that’s the technical term, but it’s the phrase that I immediately thought when I saw the number. Essentially, for that day, there were 2 sales and 2 returns and…
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The ability to manage your emotions and remain calm under pressure has a direct link to your performance. TalentSmart has conducted research with more than a million people, and we’ve found that 90% of top performers are skilled at managing their emotions…
The ability to manage your emotions and remain calm under pressure has a direct link to your performance. TalentSmart has conducted research with more than a million people, and we’ve found that 90% of top performers are skilled at managing their emotions in times of stress in order to remain calm and in control. A … Continue reading Stay Calm, Be Successful
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I’ve already (and recently) said it: We are all horrible liars. We wear our intentions and oftentimes our feelings on our sleeves. It’s hard to miss. Especially in the context of a close-knit team and even more so in a fast-paced growing startup, we are…
I’ve already (and recently) said it: We are all horrible liars. We wear our intentions and oftentimes our feelings on our sleeves. It’s hard to miss. Especially in the context of a close-knit team and even more so in a fast-paced growing startup, we are all in very close proximity all the time and we learn, … Continue reading Your Attitudes are Telegraphed
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You know, it’s really, really surprising how easy it is to start a company and a business that you hate. It’s also stupidly-easy and simple to do it too. Many first-time entrepreneurs (and even experienced ones) can easily fall into the trap of…
You know, it’s really, really surprising how easy it is to start a company and a business that you hate. It’s also stupidly-easy and simple to do it too. Many first-time entrepreneurs (and even experienced ones) can easily fall into the trap of pursuing soupe du jour startup industry ideas when they really don’t actually care about … Continue reading Building a Business That You Hate
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via Scary Close: One day, while attending a business conference, I realized that while the principles about management efficiency were helpful, they didn’t seem quite right to me. I didn’t want my team members to be cogs in a wheel. I didn’t want to be a…
via Scary Close: One day, while attending a business conference, I realized that while the principles about management efficiency were helpful, they didn’t seem quite right to me. I didn’t want my team members to be cogs in a wheel. I didn’t want to be a cog in a wheel. Certainly we could do business … Continue reading Investing in the Dreams of Your Employees
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  • Desk PM
    Developer, 2013 - present
    Simple desktop publishing. ~~~> http://desk.pm
  • The Iron Yard
    Partner, 2013 - present
    Investing in people and great ideas! ~~~> http://theironyard.com
  • My Blog
    Publisher, 2001 - present
    My thoughts. No filter.
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Atlanta, Georgia
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The Internet. - Pusan, South Korea - Jacksonville, Florida - Tokyo, Japan - Austin, Texas - Princeton, New Jersey
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i like the internet.
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  • Dallas Theological Seminary
    M. Biblical Studies, M. Christian Ed., 2006 - 2013
    Behavioral science, psychology, & management. A little techno-anthropology.
  • Georgia Institute of Technology
    Science, Technology and Culture, 2001 - 2005
    Design psychology and post-modern philosophy. WTF?!
  • The Bolles School
    Degree in How School Sucks, 1997 - 2001
    There are few words that adequately describe this experience.
  • American School in Japan
    Degree in Hard Knocks, 1994 - 1997
    I loved Tokyo more than school.
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Well Scott, a prolific author and team lead at Automattic, is writing a new book called A Year Without Pants and I can't wait to read it. Wi

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Damn it, Internet. I had things I needed to do this afternoon. So much for that. A VHS recording of a 1984 Apple enthusiast meetup was recen

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We, like many other consulting practices and organizations that provide professional services, are retained and hired because we know someth

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