Another worthwhile read is the last item in Cracked's article, 5 Ways You're Accidentally Making Everyone Hate You . All five ways, it turns out, end up being variations on the theme of power dynamics between people. The relevant item's titled "But I Was Okay With It!", and here are the key excerpts:
This will happen to you. You will be on one side of a conflict that does not feel like a conflict to you , because that is the conflict . Trust me, there's …
Ten Ways to makeMore Appealing to Users
TechRepublic have ten suggested ways to make BYOD more appealing to those users who are still a little reluctant. The full details are in the article, but we thought we'd list those ten ways in summary:
Tell them that BYOD means more freedom. BYOD allows users the freedom to do their work anytime, and in any place. This means that they can be productive while on the go, whether they're on their commute, while waiting …
If you want to learn about the DCI controversy, you canit. Personally, I'm crushingly uninterested.
cocoa-rest-client - app for testing endpoints.
μLithp - interpreter in 27 lines of Ruby.
rbenv - 0.4.0 of this ruby switcher, which has the endorsement of , is out.
No Clients? 5 Ways to Spend All That - Suggestions for what to do if you're experiencing a contract drought. Time
* 24 Ways insists that responsive design and high performance shouldn't be mutually exclusive.
* how to improve performance with . DevToolsgives a tutorial on
Looking forward to a break from coding this afternoon.
6 Ways to get More - Things you can do to squeeze more performance out of the Heroku environment. for your Heroku Buck While Making Your Rails Rise Super Snappy
JS - Recipes list for a forthcoming book.
Tendai Charasika, EnterpriseCorp, Ten Ways to Get Out of the Building
Eric Ries + Tereza Nemessanyi, High Ridge Group, Honestly Now, What is Innovation Accounting?
I pick that phrase out of Eight Ways to Avoid the Kaizen Roach Motel , from Mark Hamel's ( @ MarkRHamel ‘s) blog. The 3C's? Challenge, courage, creativity. That's a new one on me but I like it - you may recall that I argued for "challenge" a month ago, here .
Hat tip: Curious . 's Improvement Blog Carnival #182
Some handy tips and examples on breaking apart 'fat models' into separate objects that each encapsulate a concept.
So You Want To Ruby
of the core team explains some of the 'hard problems' Ruby implementations need to solve before getting all gung-ho with benchmarks.
Gem Developers: Let The User Choose…
Keep Your Passion High
New opportunities often present various challenges we simply cannot anticipate when we start out. In this post,highlights the example of a school teacher turned accountant and shares advice for keeping passion high when chasing desires.
Nail Your Seed Funding Pitch
There's enough pressure …
…fall into.references Noah Wasserman in his post about how to avoid common startup pitfalls. Through surrounding yourself with the right people, you can persist and make it through any challenge.
Read "It's a — 3 Ways to Avoid Startup Pitfalls
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