twenty-fiveFOREWORD TO MICRO-ISV: FROM VISION TO REALITY
WEDNESDAY, JANUARY 11, 2006
This is my foreword to Bob Walsh's new book, Micro-ISV: From Vision to Reality (Apress, 2006).
How the heck did I become the poster child for the micro-ISV movement?
Of all people. Sheesh.
When I started Fog Creek Software, there was gonna be nothing "micro" about it. The plan was to build a big, multinational software company with offices in 120 countries and a skyscraper headquarters in Manhattan, complete with a heliport on the roof for quick access to the Hamptons. It might take a few decades—after all, we were going to be bootstrapped and we always planned ...