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A limiting factor is anything that constrains a population’s size and slows or stops it from growing.  National Geographic In biology a limiting factor is something that constrains growth. For example, if your favorite plant’s leaves start to wither you might look at the root system. If the plant is rootbound there … Read More

Posted in Growth on January 21, 2021

Growth is limited by that necessity which is present in the least amount. Lady Jessica from Dune by Frank Herbert In Frank Herbert’s classic sci-fi novel, the protagonist Paul and his mother Lady Jessica along with their House Atreides move to the desert planet Arrakis (Dune) from the water plentiful planet … Read More

Posted in Growth on January 19, 2021

One day in 1982, my dad and I used our Apple IIe login to a bulletin board. It was just text and there were only discussions going on around various topics. He said, someday people are going to buy products this way. I was amazed. 12 years later in my … Read More

Posted in Consulting on January 18, 2021

We’ve been in the process of buying a new car.  In our desire to keep our costs down in throwing dollars at a depreciating asset, I’ve been tempted to increase our limit of how many miles the car has.  It seems like a good short term decision to buy a … Read More

Posted in Salesforce on March 5, 2019

Debbie Macomber is a #1 New York Times bestselling author and one of today’s most popular writers with more than 200 million copies of her books in print worldwide. In her novels, Macomber brings to life compelling relationships that embrace family and enduring friendships, uplifting her readers with stories of connection … Read More

Posted in Web Design on September 1, 2016

Located in scenic Poulsbo, Washington, Martha & Mary specializes in quality, compassionate elder care and intergenerational experiences.  Beginning with a full palette of elder support services, including senior living and rehabilitative care, this innovative company adds the vibrancy of children through their childcare and early learning programs.  The intergenerational component … Read More

Posted in Web Design on June 9, 2016

We’ve been building database driven content managed systems for 15 years now.  Early on we thought it was a good idea to give content creators the power to layout and design their own pages, select their own fonts and choose the colors they wanted.  We would launch a project, train … Read More

Posted in Consulting on March 28, 2016

For years we have specialized in building websites and software for associations.  In 2008 we built out a powerful software solution for The Associated General Contractors of Washington to manage every aspect of their association from membership dues to events to website content.  Seven years is a long time in … Read More

Posted in Web Apps on March 28, 2016

The strong_params gem is now integrated into the core of rails as of version 4.0. With this new functionality Action Controller parameters are forbidden to be used in Active Model mass assignments until they have been whitelisted. To use strong_params, you simply call a protected method to pass attributes to … Read More

Posted in Code on June 3, 2014

Logic Staffing is a fast growing Puget Sound employment agency with an expanding client list of some of the largest companies in the northwest.  They came to us with an old flash based site and wanted a fresh design and a new technology platform to manage their content.  A part … Read More

Posted in Web Design on February 7, 2014