If you’re an introvert like me, you’ve gotten a lot of “advice” from extroverts over the years about how you should be more outgoing yadda yadda yadda. But there’s nothing wrong with us, we’re just different.
Jon Bell has the McDonald’s Theory – stimulating creativity by suggesting the worst possible thing and letting people come up with better ideas to avoid it.
Nice guys really do finish last. The Buffer blog has an posting on What science says about the traits of great leaders. Long story short, those who are too agreeable end up earning less than those who are more aggressive. … Read More
“Software designer and international man on the run” John McAfee answers questions on Slashdot. Without a doubt, the most interesting thing you will read all day.
It’s particularly hard to get a job these days (trust me, I know) so job seekers are turning to unconventional means to get themselves noticed. But is recruiting on Twitter the answer? I’ve got 30+ years of experience, how can … Read More
It’s a weird situation, companies supposedly have open positions yet take forever to fill them, if they ever do. Prospective employees may endure multiple interviews all in a fruitless effort that mostly ends in no offer. The economy is supposed … Read More
Spamhaus, a not-for-profit that publishes lists of known spammers that other can use to blacklist spammer sites, has been hit with a massive Distributed Denial of Service attack as a result of list a Dutch hosting company called CyberBunker. It’s … Read More
I’ll be honest, I’m not sure what to make of this. At the recent PyCon developer conference two of the attendees were making “forking” and “dongle” jokes which made a third attendee uncomfortable. After bringing this to the attention of … Read More