Three Days with MaGIC

Exploring Malaysia’s Emerging Startup Community

Inspired by Silicon Valley, many cities and nations around the world are trying to build startup and technology hubs – to spur innovation and economic development. In Asia, Shenzhen, Singapore, Indonesia,…

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Why Practice Actually Makes Perfect

The neuroscience of deliberate practice

This originally appeared on the Buffer blog and was syndicated to Lifehacker. Photo by Amanda Dalbjörn on Unsplash Growing up, we all heard the expression “practice makes perfect” from our high school coach/music…

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Hartl’s Ruby on Rails Tutorial

Tell anyone you’re learning Ruby on Rails and you’ll soon get a recommendation for Ruby on Rails Tutorial by Michael Hartl. After spending 6 weeks working with Treehouse‘s programing content and building a basic…

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Learning to Code with Treehouse

8 Lessons from Building My First Ruby-on-Rails App

1) Have a learning plan I signed up for Treehouse (referral link) in late December and have been going through their modules for the past 6 weeks . You can see my progress here….

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Why Learning to Code Matters to Me

When software is eating the world, you better start making meals

One of my goals for 2013 is to learn enough about programming to build and release publicly a simple web application that does something interesting. I’ve been working toward this…

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Earning Co-Founder Trust

GET ON THE INSIDE STUMBLE! The Story of How a Business Guy Earned the Opportunity to Co-Found a Tech Startup

I recently heard the story of how my friend met his cofounder and had to share it. I think there are some great lessons here for business folks looking to…

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