Great minds discuss ideas; Average minds discuss events; Small minds discuss...– Eleanor Roosevelt (via alexpenny)
WSJ: When Free Isn't Always the Right Price →
I think I like my title better. :)
When free makes your product suck
Marco Arment, the founder of Instapaper and former CTO of Tumblr, had some interesting comments on the recent dissent on Twitter, compliments of their new “dickbar” feature. As I read it, I realized that Twitter is turning the corner from a beloved, worry-about-making-money-later company into a just-barely-tolerable advertising machine. Twitter is entirely free. It depends on selling...
10 things I wish I could tell my 25 year old self →
Craigslist has more traffic than Amazon or eBay. Amazon has 20,000 employees....– Tom Peters (via gtmcknight)
How to conduct your own annual review →
A common problem among overachieving freelancers and entrepreneurs: setting outlandish professional and personal goals every year and actually staying focused to realize every last one of them. Try this to conduct your own annual review. (via Taylor McKnight)
When you get to my age, you’ll measure your success in life by how many of the...– Warren Buffett’s 10 Ways To Get Rich (via billyb) (via gtmcknight)
Ice Ice Baby, in the spirit of the holidays....
5 Things Happy People Do →
Don’t take it from me, take it from Oprah (or at least her site): Find your calling Design your life to create happiness Remove “if only” from your vocabulary Invest time in close friends Give yourself permission to be happy