“It always seems impossible until it is done” – Nelson Mandela - Celebrating the Life and Legacy of a Global Icon The year 2018 marks the centennial anniversary of the birth of Nelson Mandela who fought for racial equality, non-discrimination and the value and dignity of human life. A high-level South African Government [...]
What Does Space Camp® and the Famous Quote “research Is What I’m Doing When I Don’t Know What I’m Doing” Have in Common?
This past week I attended a small business alliance meeting organized by NASA’s George C. Marshall Space Flight Centre in Huntsville, AL. It was a great event where small businesses get to meet George C. Marshall Space Flight Center’s personnel, government officials, large prime contractors such as The Boeing Company, Orbital ATK, Jacobs, Aerojet [...]
Technology comprises 40% of our GDP in the United States of America according to Secretary Pritzker at the Department of Commerce as noted in a previous blog post. Furthermore, there is a big imbalance in supply and demand of technology talent. Employers are hence seeking candidates that can learn on the job and at [...]
Where does the word “interview” come from? What does it mean? The dictionary explains it as a formal meeting in which one or more persons question, consult, or evaluate another person such as a job interview. It means to get a glimpse of someone and to see in between. The word origin and history [...]
What does The Martian have in common with The Man in the High Castle? The short answer is Sir Ridley Scott who directed the film, The Martian, and he is the Executive Producer for The Man in the High Castle, an original series from Amazon. The 73 rd Golden Globe Awards will honor the [...]
Madison Tech Meetup #5 The fifth Madison Tech Meetup organized by Carlos Abad and Marc Baskin held yesterday evening was an interesting and successful event with Heath Ahrens, Founder and CEO of iSpeech as keynote speaker. He humored the tech crowd with his rags to riches stories and impressed with the innovation of iSpeech [...]