After leaving my job to start CloudHealth Technologies, I asked several colleagues I respected in the industry to become advisors for my journey. My first advisor was Jeff McCarthy, a partner at North Bridge Venture Partners, who agreed to let
Well, it’s official: May 1st will be my last day with CloudHealth by VMware. It’s a bittersweet moment for me, bringing to a close an eight year chapter of my career. My journey started in 2012 when I
CloudHealth was an eight year journey for me, starting with me quitting my job in 2012 and continuing through to today, two years on the other side of an acquisition. I’ve been doing a bit of reflecting on the
My first experience leading teams working from home came over a decade ago at a cloud archiving startup in the suburbs of Boston. While I had managed geographically dispersed teams before, they were always centered around offices - e.g.
The inauguration has me in a patriotic mood. Instead of writing my planned post on leadership, I’d like to tell a story from American history. For those of you who don’t know me, in addition to being an
I learn more from my failures than I do from successes, and so as a result, I have done a lot of learning in my career. My list of failures is long and growing. Among my more notable ones include