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Archive for April, 2012

CoachAccountable 2.0 Alpha is Ready and Launched

Just one day before I move out to commence World Tour with my wife, I have the major overhaul of CoachAccountable at a place complete enough to test out in the field with my coachees.  It’s an exciting day, and I’m delighted to have this large chunk of work done before we embark on the more vagabond lifestyle.

“Alpha” means that it is in a stage that is still too rough and untested for more broad consumption, it will still be a little while before I’m ready to open the new version up to a broader audience.  I will do so after some time of using and refining with my coachees.

I really like it in it’s current state.  I’ll know it’s ready for prime time and suitable to show off once I love it.

Hello, I’m John

And I have an update on what is happening with CoachAccountable.

But first it seems fitting to take a little time to introduce myself and share with you a little about who I am, in particular concerning my role and relationship to this fine and waylaid  endeavor.   A lot has changed in the two and a half years since anyone last posted here on the CoachAccountable blog, and I believe the most personal tidbit about me that one can find in our archives thus far is a passing mention of my fondness for Dance Dance Revolution (still true, by the way).

I’ll begin with some back story: when our team was last on the trail in any publicly visible way back in the fall of ’09, it was myself, Lee Robinson, and Rob Fieldhouse giving it our all, bootstrapped but proud.  A few months of trying to approach the market unsuccessfully revealed that we three didn’t have what it would apparently take to make it work, and we put things all on an indefinite pause.  We were over being poor chasing the dream.

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