I need a new book to read. But, of the 30 or so books on my “too read” shelf, none are speaking to me. I have a thought about books needing you to be in the right headspace and time for them. I often think that they are sentient and there is a cosmic agreement between the … Continue reading “Reading Thought #1”
I choose my mentors. Mentors don’t find you 1. You find them. Mentors don’t have to know they are your mentors. You don’t have to let them know, either. Just let them mentor. Sometimes, mentors come in the form of friends. Many of my mentors likely didn’t/don’t know they we’re/are my mentors. Some of those … Continue reading “Notes on mentors…”
My wife, daughter, and I will be taking a long weekend in NYC later this month. We’ll be there from the 19th through the 21st. Not sure we’ll be able to swing a meet-up sort of thing, but lunch, dinner, or a drink might be keen. Let me know (email firstname.lastname@example.org)if anyone is interested in … Continue reading “New Year, New York”
22 Reasons Planet Earth Wins ‘Best Planet Ever, Anywhere’ Award 2016: http://blog.strategicedge.co.uk/2017/01/22-reasons-planet-earth-wins-best-planet-ever-anywhere-award-2016.html I’d like to verify #1 personally.
12 Things You Should Stop Doing in 2012 | SQLRockstar | Thomas LaRock Pretty great list here. I especially like #12.
The only way I can fairly review Rework, the new book by 37 Signals founders Jason Fried & David Heinemeier Hansson is to break it into two separate reviews – one for each audience. Therefore, decide which one you fit into and read on from there. Fans, True Believers, and Apostates You fit into this … Continue reading “Review: Rework”
Hivelogic – You’re sending a message “When you’re available, set your status to Available. When you’re busy or away from your computer, set your status to Away.” I’m often surprised at how bad I am at remembering this. I bet you are too. Some good tips here.
Official Coronation Photos teamtrixie: Here are the first official photos of my coronation taken by The Butler. Many have come to bow and kiss my ring and pledge their loyalty. You should do so to by clicking on the above link.