Two software programs are critical for improving my productivity. The first is Executor. The second is WinSplit Revolution. Both are free to download. I’ll describe both of them and tips for using them. Executor is essentially an enhanced version of the command line. Its key feature is an easy way to create keyboard shortcuts to key [...]
During the past two years, I spent a lot of time on the road and lived in many different places. I often didn’t have access to a stove, refrigerator or freezer. Not wanting to eat out all the time, I started researching food that would keep indefinitely and that could be eaten either without cooking [...]
Ryan Pfister is an associate at Pariveda Solutions, where he helps solve technology and business problems for clients in several different industries. Prior to joining Pariveda Solutions, Ryan was an IBM business analytics and optimization consultant and worked on the information technology staff of major financial companies including Citigroup and Merrill Lynch. He lives in the Washington, D.C., metro area.