# Sunday, February 20, 2011
While I resisted Twitter for a long time, not too long ago I started following selected individuals on Twitter including Richard Campbell (richcampbell on twitter). I plan to start using Twitter myself hopefully to communicate things of value, but for now I am using it as a comsumer.

This morning Richard tweeted "Four things to write this weekend... is it wrong to do them in the order of how much they pay?". This got me thinking about my own task juggling over the years. When I was in college I learned that there are times that you have more to do than can humanly be done. This was in fact a central part of the pressure West Point put on us while we were cadets there. To cope I came to the conclusion that the juggling metaphor is quite apt. The thing to realize is that not all balls (tasks) are created equal. Some are made of rubber and some are made of glass. Rubber balls bounce and you recover even if you let them drop from time to time. Glass balls shatter if you drop them even once. The key is to identify which kind of ball a task represents and there lies the rub.

We see the same decision points when we undertake software development. I try to tell people over and over that security is a task of glass.

For the record, I think Richard has his priorities correct all things being equal...

Sunday, February 20, 2011 2:12:50 PM (Eastern Standard Time, UTC-05:00)  #    Comments [12]  | 
Thursday, February 24, 2011 4:46:06 AM (Eastern Standard Time, UTC-05:00)
good positng
Wednesday, April 06, 2011 4:02:26 PM (Eastern Daylight Time, UTC-04:00)
It is interesting
Monday, June 13, 2011 3:21:34 AM (Eastern Daylight Time, UTC-04:00)
Your article looks great!Thanks for you sharing. I love it.
Saturday, June 25, 2011 4:13:25 AM (Eastern Daylight Time, UTC-04:00)
I really like this website , and hope you will write more ,thanks a lot for your information.
Saturday, July 02, 2011 6:45:44 AM (Eastern Daylight Time, UTC-04:00)
It is so interesting!It teaches me a lot!
Wednesday, July 27, 2011 4:17:48 AM (Eastern Daylight Time, UTC-04:00)
I adore what you have got right here.
Monday, August 01, 2011 4:49:00 AM (Eastern Daylight Time, UTC-04:00)


I wonder how you got so good. This is really a fascinating blog, lots of stuff that I can get into. One thing I just want to say is that your Blog is so perfect!
Monday, August 01, 2011 9:15:04 PM (Eastern Daylight Time, UTC-04:00)
This is a wonderful article,I like it very much.
Thursday, August 11, 2011 3:08:50 AM (Eastern Daylight Time, UTC-04:00)
This is a very good idea! Just want to say thank you for the information, you have to share. Just continue to write such a

position. I will be your faithful reader. Thank you again.
Thursday, August 11, 2011 9:49:55 PM (Eastern Daylight Time, UTC-04:00)
Nike shox TL3 shoes for women In form and design, emphasizing the rough, bold, powerful style; in performance, The latest women Nike shoes Shox TL3 White orange cushioning ability and excellent protection performance, but relatively heavy, The latest women Nike shoes Shox TL3 White silver light green for post players, especially the style of Tough tough player to use.
Thursday, August 18, 2011 12:39:02 AM (Eastern Daylight Time, UTC-04:00)
That amazingly Juicy Couture wallets can be quite costly, as they are hand reduce, hand made as well as hand completed, to ensure high quality skillfullness it to be struggling to end up being distinguished via genuine fur. While nevertheless one-tenth of the price of real fur, without having conscience-stricken sensations regarding sense of guilt when purchasing the Juicy Couture crossbody.Yet exactly where would you come across this particular top quality faux fur when compared to the low-cost items you notice inside retailers? I ran across Fantastic Furs, a firm produced by women that don't need to keep the killing of creatures but adored design for fur, so she started a new faux fur Juicy Couture handbags line in her own downstairs room which in turn widened into a effective online store together with countless faux fur jackets, vests, rugs, and so on, that will also donates to be able to countless non-profits and hosts fund-raising events every year.
Thursday, August 18, 2011 9:21:45 AM (Eastern Daylight Time, UTC-04:00)
The concept of your blog is very fresh i definitely sure the visitors who visit your will like your content and pointers.
Comments are closed.
Site Search

Categories

Locations of visitors to this page