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Book: The Medici Secret

After reading 2 Jack Reacher books in a row I decided I wanted to read something a bit different. I really liked the Dan Brown books and so was attracted to The Medici Secret as it has a similar type … Continue reading

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Book: Tripwire by Lee Child

Finished reading Tripwire by Lee Child recently. This is the second Jack Reacher book I’ve read in succession and I think I need a break before reading anymore. Tripwire was certainly a good book, but a little bit too long … Continue reading

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kindle or paper books

I have gone backwards and forwards many times over whether to buy books in print or electronically via Amazon Kindle. I think I’ve finally come to a conclusion though! Many people who have switched to eBooks and their favourite ebook … Continue reading

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Book: Killing Floor – Lee Child

Wow – this is the first fiction book I’ve read since Dan Brown’s The Lost Symbol, which I read a week after it was published! I hurt my ankle playing football (soccer) on Thursday and that meant this weekend was … Continue reading

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Mixergy Top 10 Interviews

I’ve been watching Mixergy for as long as I can remember. Andrew Warner is a machine in putting out quality interviews nearly every working day. I sometimes think I might miss an important interview because I miss a few of … Continue reading

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Should you always try to turn your passion into a business?

I was out riding my bike the other day. The roads were wet and the wind was cold but I was loving it. As I made my way down a country road I started to think about how I could … Continue reading

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Book review : Uncertainty by Jonathan Fields

Just before Christmas I finished reading Uncertainty by Jonathon Fields. It’s a really good book which I gave 5 stars on Amazon. It has also helped me work through a few issues such as ‘dealing with burnout’ and ‘being public … Continue reading

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Plans for 2012

Meditate once a day Write for 45 mins each day Get out and meet new people once a week All code written will be open sourced Improve design/UI skills Become a javascript ninja No drinking alcohol during the week Drink … Continue reading

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Thoughts on burnout

I think at the end of 2011, maybe even the last 6 months of the year – I may have been suffering from burnout. Bad diet, lack of exercise, lack of socializing and feeling cut off left me feeling pretty … Continue reading

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Todo Lists, apps, and paper

Hello everybody, Merry Christmas – I hope santa brought you everything you wanted. I’ve been spending Boxing day catching up on a few videos online I’ve been meaning to watch. The highlight of today was the interview Kevin Rose did … Continue reading

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