It’s easy to think everything needs to have a technology component to it.

If something is broken there “must be an app” for that or there must be a tool for it.

My favorite example is when I left a job many years back and when I followed up with one of the developers they said – “we replaced you with a bunch of tools” – (pun intended and funny) – but it didn’t do what they want.

Not everything requires a software solution to make it work, but we’ve started defaulting to it because it’s easier to download something than to dig into what is really wrong.

Want more? Check out my book Code Your Way Up – available as an eBook or Paperback on Amazon (CAN and US).  I’m also the co-host of the Remotely Prepared podcast.


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