When you’re in a meeting with other people, be with them, not with your laptop.
Ben Zander is one of the most interesting and intriguing people that I’ve discovered recently. He has endless positivity and energy. He is poetic. He sees great poissibility in others and in life. He commands a set of thoughts about leadership and relationships that are very thought-provoking and inspiring. This book is probably the best representation of his collective thoughts that I’ve worked through. There’s some other great content from him on the Internet.
I have traditionally been a big holiday coder. I’ve had a ton of fun projects start or finish on vacation. It’s a great time for these projects. But what might we be missing on vacation if we’re always coding?