Category: Links

Small Gestures Build Trust

“Small gestures often cost nothing but build more trust than large, expensive (or expansive) gestures bestowed occasionally. And so it is with software development. Delivering small, frequent, high-quality releases builds more trust with partner teams than putting out larger releases less...

/ September 14, 2015

“We Moved 12 Times in 10 Years”

In short, I have not made it easy and we both had no idea what the last 10 years would be like. We moved 12 times in 10 years (I might be missing one or two…) from Atlanta to Austin...

/ September 11, 2015

Ron Gilbert Dissects His Game Dev Budget

Seeing $500,000 in your bank account can make you cocky. It can seem like an endless supply of cash and more money than most people (including me) have ever seen in their bank account. But you have to treat that...

/ September 10, 2015

Raising Dion – A Superhero Story from the Eyes of a Single Mom

Imagine Superman, but from Martha Kent’s point of view. Or imagine Spiderman, but from Aunt May’s point of view. This is a superhero story, but from the parent’s point of view. But unlike her son, she doesn’t have any powers....

/ September 9, 2015

Morning Routine Advice – Eat with Your Kids

What are your most important tasks in the morning? Breakfast with Addison. I love that we get to eat and hang out and read together before she starts her day. It completely grounds me for the day ahead. No matter...

/ September 2, 2015

Nathan on Hiring His Better Half to Grow Highrise

She was the biggest reason I created Draft to begin with. I needed her help editing my writing and blog posts. She’s the best editor I’ve ever met, and I was sick of passing Word documents back and forth with...

/ August 31, 2015

Asana’s Team on Parenting & Management

Many parents note that there’s an unlocking that happens when you have a child — you become more mindful of the impact you have on the lives of others and are more committed than ever to see your children grow...

/ August 18, 2015