5 conversational ways to evaluate great consultants

Startups and more mature businesses alike, and those large and small, at some point will need to hire a consultant or two. Want to get the best bang for your buck? Ask some tough questions! Join 8000 others and follow Sean Hull on twitter @hullsean. 1. Make sure they’re not going to quit I’ve heard …

The Art of Resistance

Sometimes, you have to be the bad guy. Be resistant to change. Here’s a story about how stubbornness pays off. As we’ve written about before A 4 letter word divides Dev & Ops. I had one experience working as the primary MySQL DBA for an internet startup. Turns out they had Oracle for some applications …