Looking for a software engineer job is not hard. Finding a software engineer job that actually brings excitement and novelty is a bigger challenge.
The Four Types of Business Ideas
All business ideas seem to originate from a finite group of categories; each having an unique trajectory to fruition. The four types of business ideas involve solving someone elses problem, your own problem, guessing it, and copying.
How to Make Effective small talk
Today I learned how to make effective small talk with new people and the pareto principle
I Only Live for the Weekend
Even though people tell me not to live for the weekend, I'm starting to find that my best life occurs during the Saturday and Sunday that I have off. It's a process that I'm trying to break and improve upon.
What's bad about coding? You can work for hours with nothing to show for it
One of the hardest things about coding and working on side projects is that you will often have nothing to show for all the time and effort you put into it.
I Can't Do Anything for Fun Anymore; Every Hobby Is an Attempt to Make Money
I have hit the point where I can't do anything for fun anymore. Every hobby is not an attempt to make some extra money or turn it into profit.
Success from Things You Don't Care About
I often find that my most successful projects come from things that I don't really care about.
Learning to Declutter and Clear Your Mind
I'm a mental hoarder. My head is like an undiscovered planet with space junk floating all around it. Learning to declutter and clear my mind was essential to alleviating some stress in my life.
I Want to Do Everything so I Do Nothing
One of the most challenging areas of self discipline in life is time management. So often I want to do everything but end up doing nothing because of the perceived lack of time.
Complacency After College
Complacency after college was extremely hard to deal with. In college, things were always changing. New classes every semester, group projects, parties on the weekends and tons of socializing. After college, you sit at a desk for 8 hours staring at a computer screen. So what's the solution?