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Weekly top 5 #25 – Sleeping well and GOOD banner ads

One Clever Ad Actually useful banner ads from Post-it notes’!!  If you are anything like me, you hate the majority of banner ads, I know they are a necessary evil to continue to keep the web free, but I still don’t like them – EXCEPT for this very very clever one One Article Silicon Valley Is […]

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Weekly top 5 #24, Lying, Unicorns and Mistakes – 18/5/2015

One Quote On Passion and doing yourself a favour Francis Ford Coppola said something like, “the best favour you can do for yourself is only work on things that you believe in, because then you’re not lying. You’re telling the truth. And if you’re telling the truth, then it looks like you’re telling the truth.” […]

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Weekly top 5 #23 – F**k You. Pay Me, SEO and a very serious matter

One Powerful Article: Some Practical Thoughts on Suicide This is a topic very close to my heart, I have personally spent a frightening amount of time considering suicide, I’ve rarely spoken about this out of shame. I was convinced the world is better without me. I’ve even spent 3 days deciding on the exact method and […]

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Weekly Top 5 #22 – 4th May 2015

One Podcast: Zen Foudner: Raising Entrepreneurial Kids Although I do not yet have any kids, I do think about our current education system a lot and I don’t mean just what kids are taught in school, it really should start from the home and it should be FUN, another fantastic podcast. Episode 9: Raising Entrepreneurial […]

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Weekly Top 5 #21 – 19th Apr 2015

One (Highly recommended) Article: The Cult of Work You Never Meant To Join This is a fantastic reminder for myself that there is more to life than work, money is certainly important but there are also so much more. “We wouldn’t go to work drunk, so why the hell do we go to work on […]

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Weekly Top 5 #20 – 12th Apr 2015

One Slide deck: 10 Startup business Puzzles Visualised through the Platform Stack What is a platform in terms of the startup world? Why does some platform do better than others? “How Airbnb beat Craigslist”, “How Youtube and Vimeo continue to coexist” and “Why Medium is so powerful for writers” One Font for Designers: BLOKK Tired […]

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Weekly Top 5 #19 – 6th Apr 2015

One Video: Building Habit Forming Products We are creatures of habits, habits allow us to think less with our conscious mind and rely on our subconscious to function, good products allow us to form habits around them, this video shows you that works. One Witty Audio Essay: Lazy: A Manifesto A funny, intelligent and insightful essay on being […]

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Weekly Top 5 #18 – 29th Mar 2015

One guide to Public Speaking: Speak.io Because “imagine everyone’s naked” is terrible advice! A very handy website with a bunch of powerful advice on public speaking – something I’ve had trouble with in the past. http://speak.io One Video: Agile programming — for your family (M, you’d like this) I’ve never really associated programming management with […]

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Weekly Top 5 #17 22nd March 2015

One guide to meetings: Amaze Meet Meetings are often (but not always) a waste of time, they take a lot of time, stop you from other job and are not always relevant to you. That’s where Amaze Meet’s Facilitator Canvas comes in handy. One Kickstarter Campaign: The Artiphon INSTRUMENT 1 A specially designed gadget that allows you […]

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Weekly Top 5 #16 – 15th Mar 2015

One History lesson: The history of Lean Startup Ever wonder how the “Lean Startup”, “Business Model Canvas”  and the “Mom Test” are related? You should really read on this article to see how everything fit together One Slide Deck: The Gentle and Visual Guide to Startup Marketing Marketing can be as vital to a startup […]