Constant learning, transferring learning from on discipline to the next.
That's experiences, reports and self experiments in the area of self improvement and learning that deserve some pondering.
#8 Online Events: Chat Roulette without the nudity
Where do online events shine? My learning after a good dozen :)
I attended two events on product development in one evening.
I heard talks about the biases influencing AI from the UK as well as about product strategy from Mexico in the span of one big plate of pasta and half a bottle of Barolo.
#7 Roadmaps are paved with Intentions
Should we use roadmaps? How do we do plan? Should we plan it or just go with the flow?
Simple question. Let's break that down.
1. We plan anyway
2. We know we have very incomplete information
3. We know information increases over time
4. We have to make points 1-3 explicit to ourselves and others
#6 Make habits do things for you
I know that my judgement of myself is depending on a kind of factors. Did I have a good day? Did I make the most out of it? Why am I feeling crappy?
Often the answer is: I don't know.
I found habit tracking as a useful tool to bring transparency to how much I am doing.
Momentum is the name of the game
Want to manage your time more effectively?
Read a lot of things about things should be done? And you are not doing them that way? Me neither. Here an episode on that important little step from inspiration to action.
Strong Opinions Loosely Held
Simple topic but powerful. Take your time to make a decision. That's a sign of being competent and not the opposite.
Working Remotely: Factoring in the cost of empathy
Sounds cold but what are the trade-offs of not being in a social setting the whole day?
First thoughts around a global working from home situation for a lot of people.