A Change in Direction

Every new company starts with a vision. Sometimes the vision is about how the product will look or what it will do, sometimes the vision is about a particular unserved market need that you know, deep in your bones, you can serve with a killer product. However it starts, the vision is big and bold […]

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How Brightmetrics Handles Security in our SaaS Product

These days small to mid-sized businesses are turning more and more often to Software as a Service (Saas) or cloud solutions like Brightmetric’s Executive Support System (ESS). When compared to in-house solutions, cloud solutions tend to be more cost-effective, quicker and easier to setup and easier to upgrade. Using a cloud solution also allows small […]

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UI is hard

I assume that a lot of the people that are reading this blog know that we are developing a new service around data visualization for small and medium sized businesses. It’s really exciting for us. Especially because, as a lot of you know, I recently exited a company and this is a product that I […]

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Pattern Recognition

I’ve touched on this in previous posts but I really believe that it is one of the most important topics that we can discuss. Of all the skills the best run companies can have, it is pattern recognition that set the highest functioning organizations apart. The Wharton Business School even offers an entire course dedicated […]

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Odd Places to Find Valuable Data

It’s amazing what you can do with data when you start collecting it. Start off collecting data for one reason and you may find yourself using it for any number of reasons in the future. There are many examples of this to be found on the Internet. As I’ve discussed previously (What Makes Google so […]

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