Chad Dellinger looks down at his laptop outside in front of some greenery.

Sep 13, 2018

Let your transformation be guided by your sheepherders

To digitally transform your company, you need people who can tend to your efforts in just the right way—leaders who can nurture and nudge, who are good at getting everyone moving in the same direction. You need sheepherders. First a bit of a detour. When it comes to sharing how we in Core Services Engineering...

Chad Dellinger poses for a photo outside next to a tree.

Jun 21, 2018

Where there’s the squeal of rubber hitting the road, there’s transformation

Growing up in rainy Seattle, my brother and I would pass our days watching wonderful TV shows like “The Dukes of Hazzard,” a colorful show with colorful characters. My favorite part was the beginning, where the bright orange “General Lee” (1969 Dodge Charger) would fly into the air as it crossed a river with no...

Chad Dellinger stands in all hallway near his office leaning against a wall.

May 23, 2018

Getting real: How to drive digital transformation at your company

Digital transformation is all the rage, we all hear about it constantly. But how do you get past the buzzwords and make it real? Let’s dive into this, and don’t worry, wade right in, the water is just fine. In my first post on how Core Services Engineering and Operations is helping to drive a...

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May 2, 2018

When bending code to your will leads to transforming Microsoft

I’m trained to do two things, ski and write software. The dirty secret: Software pays better, and you’re less likely to break something. I was the kid who took the toaster apart, much to the chagrin of my father, who was constantly having to make do with appliances that were missing a critical part or...