Category Archives: Personal

Productivity Satisfaction Maturity Levels

By | August 24, 2016

Such a fancy title ha, probably the influence of our industry (bad influence)! Well you can just substitute it with something like “These are the stages of productivity between which the satisfaction jumps in exponential magnitudes”. Note: before we check these stages out, it goes without saying that all the “he” in this article are… Read More »

“Cloud-Ready Web Apps With ASP.NET 5” – Ignite Australia

By | November 25, 2015

It was a wonderful week last week spent in the beautiful Gold Coast after a very interesting Microsoft Ignite conference. I got the opportunity to present on how ASP.NET 5 is designed to be suitable for being hosted on the cloud, the following is the recording of my session: If you missed the event you can… Read More »

Consultant Skills: Self-Confidence

By | January 16, 2015

I have blogged before about some of the skills that a consultant should be acquainted with like Story Telling, Knowledge Depth & Breadth, and Having an Opinion, all of which I see very important. But in this post I would not hesitate to say that self-confidence is the single most important amongst them all! Before… Read More »

The Magical Effect of Simple Encouraging Words

By | March 21, 2012

Recently I had to go through some health checkup that included tests for my eye, one of these tests required from me to keep my eye open for a long period of time concentrating continuously into an extremely strong and annoying light. During the test I kept receiving encouraging words from the examining doctor every… Read More »

My MVP Award Dedication

By | October 5, 2011

Couple of days ago I received the wonderful email from Microsoft telling me that I was awarded the MVP; it really feels nice when you achieve results. But the best part of all this is my friends’ reactions, the congrats, and the big smiles on the faces (not mentioning a generous gift from my colleagues… Read More »

Reflections on Jordev Web Camp

By | May 17, 2011

Last Saturday 14th of May 2011 we had the first web camp in Jordan among Jordev’s activities, and it was great! check my presentation slides at the end of this post. The event was like the following: 8:30 AM – 9:00 AM: Registration 9:00 AM – 1:00 PM: Four 50 minutes sessions with 10 minutes… Read More »