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The Best Summary of Teal Organizations So Far
Here is a slide deck that gives quite a thorough introduction to Teal organizations, including insights that I've also spontaneously considered in my own research. I think I've seen (and perhaps linked to) an earlier version of this deck but if so it has go...
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Apple Watch OwnersFriends and Family Registration for Early User Insights At Wristly we are planning to build a very cool software solution to help teams create better apps faster and consequently delight Watch users. Our first step, however, is a lot less ambitious yet still critical. It is simply to create a small but very interesting piece of daily content about the watch, its users and its usage. Internally we call this first project our “Amuse Bouche” full ...
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Holacracy vs. Teal
(I've been rather absent from here lately, working on the now-complete  Second Edition of Atomic Scala . However, more programming-oriented projects are in the queue so posts here might be spotty). Here's a nice article on Holacracy . When I took the traini...
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Big Improvements In Ebook Creation. 31 Mar 2015. I just finished the eBook of the 2nd edition of Atomic Scala. The PDF is, of course, the easiest since it gets created directly from Word (before you tell me I should use something other than Word — I have done numerous experiments, and Word still ...
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Hiring: Steps in the Right Direction
This is a nice post that describes how incompetent our hiring approaches are. In particular, interviews are a terrible way to find employees, because they basically test how well a candidate interviews and not much else. The article describes some better ap...
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Despite what it says on their page, I will NOT be speaking at the Craft conference in Budapest this year (flights too expensive). Sorry.
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We are irrational. Proof: We believe we are rational.
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Video from my (off-site) presentation during the Pycon Montreal trip.
Getting Better Ideas Presentation. 04 May 2015. While at the Python Conference in Montreal in April, I gave a presentation at VuWall titled The Next Big Challenge: Getting Better Ideas. Here's the video. Please enable JavaScript to view the comments powered by Disqus.
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I'll be attending Pycon in Montreal, and giving an extra (public) talk on Thursday on "Getting Better Ideas" http://www.meetup.com/Scala-Montreal/events/221683098/
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The Second Edition of Atomic Scala is out!
In PDF, epub and mobi (Kindle) format. The changes to the second edition include a large number of fixes to the exercises and solutions, corrections from bug reports, and any updates necessary for Scala version 2.11. Some examples are replaced or improved, and much of the book's prose is ...
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Do What You Love
An old but very insightful article by Paul Graham describing one process for discovering your best life path. Also see Start With Why and What Should I Do With My Life?
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Abusing Unlimited Vacation
Unlimited vacation time has become quite the rage among companies. What's happened? Have industrial-age companies suddenly seen the light and realized the benefits of treating employees really well? As you might guess, the answer is no. It turns out that so...
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While cool, I guess this policy cannot be applied in France, where there are quite strict work regulations.
But, indeed, if they recruit mostly geeks with no life, passionate about their work, they can win! :-)
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