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The Zone of Mediocrity

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Kathy Sierra writes (along with her other "Head First" book series authors) an excellent and very well respected blog called [a href=]Creating Passionate Users[/a]. If Flight Simulator users do not fall into that category nothing does.She has a favorite diagram called The Zone of Mediocrity that she uses in posts at least once a week that really nails this FSX skirmishing. The premise is that in order to have true passion in your users you have to #### some of them off. We don't want an "OK" product but one that has real potential to kick butt. In order to get there and have a great product a number of people are going to angrily fall off the back of the train. Otherwise the product will languish in mediocrity.loveandhate_10.jpgShe has a corollary that fits Flight Simulator X and this forum perfectly. It is [a href=]The Physics of Passion: The Koolaid Point"[/a]. The people "drinking the Koolaid" are of course the FSX "defenders" and "apologists".Aces Studio, please keep up the good work. Your users are definitely passionate. ;)

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