Read an article about pitching anything in 15 seconds. As a techie, I often find myself caught tangled in details of an artificial problem - spouting off ideas and technical feasibilities.
But life isn’t all about technology and this article is an excellent reminder of how important it is to step back and look at the bigger picture.
I was presented a catalyst award this year from Blackboard for Innovative Development. I released a building block used by our university for course evaluations and apparently some other universities liked it enough to nominate me for this award. I was very honored to bring recognition to our university (pdf).