I received a lovely letter on March 25th from Reid Hoffman, Co-founder and Chairman of Linkedin. He wrote to personally thank the first 100, 000 linkedin members as Linkedin secured its 100th million user last week. I was member 39, 974 - in the top 0.03% (so better than top 1%) of early adopters for Linkedin. Okay - so my ego is stroked. Honestly though - its not just ego - but I feel strangely validated for having promoted Linkedin to scores and scores of colleagues over the years. Here is a copy of that letter:
Ah.. I have not been prolific of late. The cause? My notebook completely died a fantastic death from an unidentified motherboard problem rendering my hard drive completely unrecoverable. Damn! Believe it or not - in my early, early career (1991), I worked at Toshiba as advanced technical support for five months. I actually provided hardware… Continue reading The death of my notebook
Down time - its the Victoria day weekend and I took Lucy to Starbucks for a hot chocolate. We coloured for a bit until she knocked over her hot chocolate. Here is her art work - a picture of Daddy and Lucy. (Daddy in blue).