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The number one hiring mistake I see people make is prioritizing skill and experience over integrity and the ability to learn. As counterintuitive as it may seem, skill should be the least important thing you vet for when hiring. Instead, follow the lead ... read more

There are two types of truths: comfortable and uncomfortable ones. A comfortable truth, like “The sky is blue,” is easy to share with others. An uncomfortable truth, like “You are doing a bad job,” is hard to share with others. read more

Trust is a critical component of effective teams. I personally believe that trust is the number one, most important criteria of effective teams. read more

I am beyond thrilled to announce the official launch of my first book - Hire Women: An Agile Framework for Hiring and Retaining Women in Technology read more

The 2018 Inc. 500/5000 list of fastest-growing private companies in America was recently announced and I’m honored that my company, Stride Consulting, is no. 256 overall, and is the no. 1 fastest growing bootstrapped software company in New York. read more

Global venture capital funding reached a decade-high of $155 billion in 2017, according to auditing firm KPMG. That’s a whole lot of funding. Yet, it might surprise you to learn that only 0.62 percent of startups raise VC funding. read more

Productivity drops by a full 66 percent by the time you reach 60 hours of work in a given week. Work smarter not harder with these tips. Elon Musk revealed the true toll his work is having on his mental and physical health. He often works several days in ... read more

PowerPoint decks can be a very efficient way of sharing and presenting information. read more

Grow your business by nailing the most important meeting of the week: the leadership team scrum. Did you know that on average, every single one of us wastes 31 hours per month in unproductive meetings? I’m going to show you how to prevent that. read more

I attended a technology conference in New York City this week with 3000 attendees. After being there for 30 minutes, one of my friends, Erica, approached me with a look of utter defeat on her face: read more

I love to develop and debug using Chrome Dev Tools. I find that the dev tools are generally easy to use, well documented and there are constantly new and experimental features coming out. I often use the Dev tools to pause code execution, inspect ... read more

NEW YORK, August 15th, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Inc. magazine today ranked Stride Consulting 256 on its 37th annual Inc. 500/5000, an exclusive ranking of the nation's fastest-growing private companies. read more