Focus on the User

Our designs, viagra order our art, information pills our gardens, subways and startups, none of them reach their potential unless they have users. We talked about stakeholders a few weeks ago, and no stakeholder is more key than the one that interacts directly with the system. Our users; customers, subscribers, clients, members… they form a community, one that includes us but very rarely are we the center of that community. The fact that we’ve ‘got’ them doesn’t mean they will act as we would or appreciate what we deliver, or interact in the way that we intend.

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Scott is a multidiscipline technologist and problem wrangler. His day jobs include writing code for mid-size businesses and startups, consulting on business process for young companies and organizations, and applying permaculture design philosophy wherever it’s appropriate.

Scott is available for limited consultation on a myriad of topics. [email protected]

Patterns: Spirals

In physics, rx the concept of entropy dictates that life is full of “irreversible” processes.  If you throw a sorted deck of cards from the roof, there recollect them in a pile and throw them again 100 billion times, find they will never result in a sorted deck of cards reemerging.  This observation is one way we can experience energy leaking out of a system.

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Scott is a multidiscipline technologist and problem wrangler. His day jobs include writing code for mid-size businesses and startups, consulting on business process for young companies and organizations, and applying permaculture design philosophy wherever it’s appropriate.

Scott is available for limited consultation on a myriad of topics. [email protected]

Terminal Velocity

I consult for a lot of startups, pills often at the 6-month or less stage.  I’m useful at helping to lay the foundation of process, drugs so it’s not unusual at all for me to “pop in,” knowing that when I leave I’ve created millions of potential dollars for the organization, which they can realize, if they become steely-eyed missile men and execute on what I helped them design.

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Scott is a multidiscipline technologist and problem wrangler. His day jobs include writing code for mid-size businesses and startups, consulting on business process for young companies and organizations, and applying permaculture design philosophy wherever it’s appropriate.

Scott is available for limited consultation on a myriad of topics. [email protected]

Focus on the Stakeholder

Stakeholders are the actors in our design – who it is prepared for, approved and who it affects. The concept can be extended to governments, dosage corporations, online animals or watersheds, but in every day usage, when we discuss stakeholders, we mean people.

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Scott is a multidiscipline technologist and problem wrangler. His day jobs include writing code for mid-size businesses and startups, consulting on business process for young companies and organizations, and applying permaculture design philosophy wherever it’s appropriate.

Scott is available for limited consultation on a myriad of topics. [email protected]