October 10, 2020

Man, I’m a lucky guy. I’ve had the good fortune of interviewing TWO of my engineering heroes. The first was Max Maxfield and, this time around, I got to interview a man who has made a name for himself in the Embedded System Design space: Jack Ganssle. We talk about everything from working in the

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October 6, 2020

This time around I had lots of fun interviewing Adam Carlson. By day, Adam designs airplanes and by night he works radio-controlled submarines. Now that’s passion! Adam credits his foray into electronics with helping him understand his engineering courses. He says it was “a physical expression of the theoretical things I was being taught in

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September 25, 2020

In this episode, I talk with freelance technical editor, Bill Schweber. Bill was an Analog Design Engineer for many years then made the transition from to Product Marketer. In that role, he discovered the importance of being able to communicate clearly with your audience. Bill shared a lot of good tips so it was hard

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September 14, 2020

I recently launched a companion YouTube channel to this blog and I am thrilled that my very first guest is a person whom I admire and who’s work I’ve been following for many, many years. I first discovered Clive “Max” Maxfield when I was doing Programmable Logic design. Even though I don’t do that anymore,

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August 22, 2020

Ah, slides. The bane of the audience. Long have we suffered at the hands of speakers who just don’t seem to understand how to effectively use a set of slides. Well you don’t have to be one of those speakers. Here are a few simple tips to ensure that your audience will not go into

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