April 16, 2014
"Better ideas make your work increasingly valuable. But the ideas are worthless until you execute. If you spend forever coming up with ideas, you never unlock the value."

Thinking isn’t work | by @robfitz | Figuring out early stage startups

April 15, 2014
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If, like me, you’re an avid world traveler who just doesn’t like to rehash their trips and finds travel planning to be a bit tedious or you’re less of a jerk than I am and just want a way to easily share your experiences with friends and family, pop on over to TravelDiary and get on their list.

http://traveldiary.me

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http://www.killerstartups.com/startup-spotlight/traveldiary/?utm_source=twitterfeed&utm_medium=facebook

April 11, 2014
"Keep your emotions in check. When something’s hard, remember that’s part of the deal."

Hyper-Growth Done Right - Lessons From the Man Who Scaled Engineering at Dropbox and Facebook

April 6, 2014
"Shipping something is the most important thing. If I delay that because I need to refactor my stylesheets, my priorities are in the wrong place. This is an example of when craftsmanship gets in the way of productivity, in my opinion."

Why I Chose Zurb Foundation

April 6, 2014
"Life consists not in holding good cards, but in playing those cards you hold well."

TheDailyPositive.com (via thedailypozitive)

April 6, 2014

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April 6, 2014

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April 6, 2014
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Serial Entrepreneurs: How To Pursue Multiple Opportunities [INFOGRAPHIC]

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Serial Entrepreneurs: How To Pursue Multiple Opportunities [INFOGRAPHIC]

April 1, 2014
"Among participants in one study, those whose values were the most materialistic rated their lives as the least satisfying. – Ryan and Dziurawiec 2001"

How To Be More Satisfied With Your Life - 5 Steps Proven By Research

March 31, 2014
"Consider the Pareto Principle, which states that 80 percent of the effects come from 20 percent of the causes; apps and cloud services already do 80 percent of what your application needs so leverage that ecosystem to focus in on the 20 percent of “magic” that you can call your own."

The API Economy and You

March 31, 2014
"For Proust, for example, knowing people is often very much about dealing with the anxiety that one can’t control them. As though, if I know or understand you, then I will have some sense of what you’re doing and where you’re going when you’re not with me. The question is what we use understanding to do."

Paris Review - The Art of Nonfiction No. 7, Adam Phillips

March 29, 2014
10 Life Lessons to Excel In Your 30s

March 28, 2014
"The number one goal should be to try to become a better person, partner, parent, friend, colleague etc. — in other words to grow as an individual."

10 Life Lessons to Excel In Your 30s

March 28, 2014
"I am focusing on actually performing the habit rather than worrying about the outcome. I developing the skill of being consistent and that is a skill that is valuable in nearly every area of life."

I’m Using These 3 Simple Steps to Actually Stick with Good Habits (You’ll Love Number 2) - James Clear

March 26, 2014
"We’re used to thinking about charisma as an intangible. It’s a quality that is instantly recognizable in its natural form, yet defies definition. Martin Luther King, Jr. had it. Steve Jobs, too. Michelle Obama has it. So does Don Draper. Whether it’s the way someone always remembers your name, seems to care about your life, or notices your new haircut, the draw of charismatic people is almost universal. We don’t just like who they are; we like who we are around them. They make us feel important, and yet we are the ones who end up wanting to please. Popularity and power are the birthright of the naturally charismatic."

Can you hack charisma? — Matter — Medium

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