Book: The Charisma Myth

“The Charisma Myth: How Anyone Can Master the Art and Science of Personal Magnetism” by Olivia Fox Cabane. Back in 2012, I listened to this presentation by the author and wanted to dive in a little deeper by reading her book. Two and half years later, I finally made the time to read this book and here […]

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PODCAST: Amy Wilkinson

In this podcast interview, Amy Wilkinson made the following comment. Hope this will inspire you to to start pursuing your dreams or doing well by doing good! :) “There is no perfect timing. There is no perfect plan. It doesn’t take a million dollars. It doesn’t take a certain credentials or degree. That idea that […]

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Book: Our Iceberg Is Melting

“Our Iceberg Is Melting: Changing and Succeeding Under Any Conditions” by John Kotter and Holger Rathgeber. I bought this book several years ago and re-read it today. This book showed it’s talking points by telling a fictional story. The notes here are mostly based on last couple pages of the book. “The Eight Steps Process […]

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Book: Building a DevOps Culture

“Building a DevOps Culture” by Mandi Walls This is a really short read. Here are some quoted notes: “A DevOps culture is one created through lots of discussion and debate.” “A team taking a more DevOps approach talks about the product throughout its lifecycle, discussing requirements, features, schedules, resources, and whatever else might come up.” On […]

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Book: “Daring Greatly”

“Daring Gratly: How the Courage to Be Vulnerable Transforms the Way We Live, Love, Parent, and Lead” by Brené Brown This book has some deep insights that explains the mechanics of vulnerability and how some people able to respond life challenges in ways that lead to better outcome. If you don’t want to read through 300+ […]

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