via Y-Combinator's Sam Altman:
"... Richard Hamming gave this talk in March of 1986.  It's one of the best talks I've ever read and has long impacted how I think about spending my time.
I mentioned it to a number of people this weekend who, to my surprise, had never heard of it. So I though I'd share it here:"
While having a science/research focus, the lessons equally apply to all manner of projects and "getting things done" ( #GTD
/cc +Matt Helbig +Brett Legree +David Wood +Kee Hinckley +Dan Durrant +Gaythia Weis +Alexander Becker +Gideon Rosenblatt