These days I’m reconsidering the power of prescheduling, even for life. Given the fact that I have less time each day, dedicating a part of the night before to scheduling tasks is very helpful because in the morning I have no excuses: I must do them. When you write something in a short list it […]
Sometimes the hardest thing is find a balance. It’s not about the money, the status. They don’t matter, what matters is how you live it, how happy you are, how calm you can be.
When you’re a child you always think that you will be different. That you want fall for the same tricks as your parents, that you will choose a different route. Throughout our lives we strongly think about this, we believe in this. One point we might miss is that we are presented with the same […]
I was talking with a colleague about my future child. He was scared as hell “I was always dependent on someone, now having someone depending on me is scaring me. I cannot fail, I cannot show weaknesses” All in all I think he’ll be an amazing father. He has many talents and he’s a very […]
It doesn’t matter if it’s cheap or expensive. If something does help you getting the job done a being consistent on it, then it’s worth its price. Obviously we shouldn’t be tricked into thinking that by just buying something we will be better. They are, after all, tools, and as all tools we should be […]
Jeff besos speech at the princeton is something to look up to. He writes a couple of interesting things such as “one day you’ll understand that it’s harder to be kind than clever.” and “Cleverness is a gift, kindness is a choice. Gifts are easy — they’re given after all. Choices can be hard.” or […]
Losing the rhythm happens. It happens in writing, workout, sports, work, relationships, love and friends. It happens in every imaginable field. The whole point is to not fall for it. Once you lose the rhythm start again and again. Each and every time for each and every failure.
Productivity is often linked to speed. We think that speed is the only factor. I, for one, am bothered by slow actions and slow people. One of our customers is very slow using the mouse and I think he could improve the overall speed by learning some keyboard tricks and so on. This speed thing, […]
It’s in our story that we build up what we want to be. It’s in how we share frustration, pain, discomfort that we can elevate our goals and make visible the unknown: our thoughts. A coworker told me today that ” I know you developers think meetings are useless but we need to do this […]
We don’t realize very often how many wonderful people we have around. That’s what makes our world so beautiful and unique, what makes it special. At the end of the day spend a couple of minutes checking which people helped during your day. Which were kind or gave you a smile. It’s an exercise to […]