Daily Journal for Work


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I recently came across a blog post which advocates maintaining text files while you work, to journal what you are doing, what you are thinking, decisions you are making and so on.

I’ve been trying this approach for a couple … Read more

Take a Break


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barbados

I returned home yesterday following a week-long holiday in Barbados. It’s a beautiful island, but more importantly having a week off work gave my brain, and the rest of me, a chance to rest and recuperate.

Most of us accept, … Read more

The 7 Habits of Highly Effective Programmers


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I first read Stephen Covey’s book, The 7 Habits of Highly Effective People,  in my early twenties. It’s a great, thought-provoking book that tries to simplify life’s biggest questions and challenges into a handful of practices and principles. Could … Read more