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Do More in Less Time with Parkinson’s Law

Why are we always shocked out of productivity paralysis and into overdrive whenever a deadline suddenly becomes imminent? The answer has a lot to do with Parkinson’s Law. Proposed in 1955 by the UK political analyst and historian Cyril Northcote Parkinson, the titular law observes that “work expands so as to fill the time available […]


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Written by: Roger, on September 9, 2014, in Links, Startup.


How To Survive The Shark Tank

Alexander Mendeluk, the Co-Founder of SpiritHoods, was featured recently on an episode of ABC’s The Shark Tank. He tells what happens behind the scenes, how he used the show to his advantage, and what comes next for the busy entrepreneur. Interesting read..


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Written by: Roger, on August 23, 2014, in Links, Startup.


Why Managers Make Terrible Scrum Masters

Agile techniques such as scrum require the attention of an agile team leader or scrum master who can run the daily standups, maintain the velocity charts, and oversee the rituals such as sprint planning meetings, retrospectives and demos.

Those duties generally belong to a member of the development team, and they do take time and attention. That means team members who take on these duties will be drawn away from their normal responsibilities.

Because of this, in companies without dedicated scrum masters, a team’s manager may be tempted to take on the responsibilities.


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Written by: Roger, on June 26, 2014, in Links.



How to Stay Healthy at Your Desk

Staying healthy when you work a desk job can be a challenge. Contrary to popular belief, sitting at a desk all day isn’t easy on your body. You’re probably familiar with all of the potential aches and pains if you’ve spent any significant amount of time working at a desk: strained vision, lower and upper back pain, and […]


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Written by: Roger, on April 28, 2014, in Links.


Playing Card Workout

I’m a fan of Fitocracy and their workout ideas, and their playing card workout is handy when you travel and want to make sure you workout without carrying stuff around, just pack a deck of cards, or even use your computer… All you do is choose any four individual exercises and assign each a suit. […]


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Written by: Roger, on April 4, 2014, in Links, Startup.




The Power of Positivity

These days, it seems stress is a normal part of life. Our daily lives can be crazy, and sometimes things pile on and you can’t help but feel downtrodden, but there is a way to handle it. Our mood and perception of events plays a huge part in our day to day lives. It affects how we […]


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Written by: Roger, on March 28, 2014, in Links.




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