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Building Products Users Love

Hardware products are really hard to get right. I was reading an article where Jonathan Ives, the VP of Design …

Do things that don’t scale

The counter intuitive thing about building a scalable business is to start by doing things that do not scale. What …

Embrace the chaos

Building a culture in a team or startup that embraces chaos and works through it is a unique skill. Mailchimp team has more or less done that.

Desperation is a great motivator

I was invited to give a 20 minute talk in the Project Management Association event (Verkefnastjórnunarfélag Íslands, yes I know it …

Scrum for Sales

I had an interesting conversation with Gudjon Mar Gudjonsson the founder and CEO of OZ. He asked a very good …

Signaling

I’m Starting With The Man In The Mirror  I’m Asking Him To Change His Ways  And No Message Could Have Been Any Clearer  …

Advice is cheap

My last blog post should have kicked some of you off your backside to get stuff done… I know I …

#YouCanLearnAnything

This blog is motivated by an article that I read written by Sal Khan of Khan Academy. The summary of …

Inspiration is Perishable

I meet people. I enjoy meeting people, learning about them, their background and why do they do what they are …

Rework – Book Reveiw

I finished listening to ReWork, the book written by Jason Fried and David Heinemeier Hansson the founders of 37Signals. A software …

The Story of Buuteeq

My partners and I, were one of the early investors in Buuteeq. We invested in early 2011, I should say …