23 Results tagged on "reflection":

Neat Little Boxes

The last 6 months have seen a complete shift in how I work. My life was separated into a series of neat little boxes, I realize, but everything's blended now. Some of it's been great, but other parts, well.. it's a work in progress....
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Your fast, my slow

Do you ever wonder if some end-user is sitting at their desk right now, eye twitching spasmodically while a screen you helped write takes 30 seconds to load, cursing your name and the names of your children for all eternity?...
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Buying, building, and something in between

It's good to push yourself to learn more, to try something new even knowing you might fail. On the other hand, there's a wisdom in accepting that someone else already honed the skills we're after, and take advantage of that. And maybe there's something in between - a best of both worlds....
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When being connected is not

Nearly a century ago, Norman Rockwell captured an aspect of human nature that's probably been around since the first time a caveman found some gossip etched into a cave wall. In one frame, we see our drive to be "in the know", our fear of missing out, and how ridiculous it looks from the outside....
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The storm before the calm

Life is full of storms, everything from light showers to squalls. Little ones, big ones. Ones we create, ones we're swept up in. But they never last forever, even if they sometimes feels like it. There's always a calm after the storm....
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