Personal Development

I'm heading back into the freelancing market from the beginning of Feb. Job market is a bit tight right now in tech (tons of layoffs, little hiring/salary reductions), so decided to give freelancing a proper go. I've got roughly half my time/income booked with one long-standing client, which giv...
I have been reflecting a lot lately on my IHrs journey over the past 20 years. I basically failed at all SAAS startup attempts - except for web agency work which I still do with some clients. Not being an Eng played a role for sure.  Job/Work has almost always been painful for me. I blame myself...
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The title says it all.  I am just curious, feel free to share especially non tech/business related books. Thanks!
I like to keep track of my speed around developing and merging PRs, time-to-release, time-to-fix etc. Does anyone else care about this at all? It's relevant to larger teams, but perhaps not a "thing" for bootstrappers? I'm curious if anyone has any tools they like for this, or if it's not even a...
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What helped you the most and what was a time waste?
When they give you something that doesn’t make sense, similar to none to what you’re doing, etc. What’s your favorite way to respond?
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Be it your habit, or something that you found repeatedly helpful to reach it.
I am looking for books that promote Indie Hacker culture like Make and $100 startup.
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Fundamental thing implies self exploration, something timeless about markets, evergreen content. I am collecting some of these articles for myself and if I have to select only one, that would be this https://jacobsm.com/deoxy/deoxy.org/egofalse.htm P.S. I would prefer that everyone who answe...
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I am expanding the section on my site https://solomentalhealth.com/topic/sleep - and am looking for resources suggested by the community. What works for you?
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My girlfriend is looking for a new job. She is super attentive to details and very accurate. She has great willpower as well. Her background is in Geology (Ph.D. and several years of work in the lab). She has tried front-end development (made several projects: https://github.com/elenua) but unde...
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I've heard from a lot of entrepreneurs that investor updates keep them accountable. Recently, I just started sharing a "personalized" version of these updates with my close friends -- I'm now building #monthli to productize this. I've only just started, but I've found that it's been helping keep ...
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I am thinking of small video group conferences of up to 6 people, where everyone gets 10-15 minutes to pitch his project to the others. Gives practice, opportunity for valuable feedback and maybe even some kind of business connections. Regularily scheduled.
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Do you stumble upon it in groups or in social media / or do you regularly check some sites or?
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Would love to know any systems for preparing for the new year. And any 10X goals that you have :) My system: I break my year into quarters and try to do 2-3 goals per quarter. The goals are not set in stone but more guidelines. They can be habit or specific goals that I track weekly. I got this ...
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There never seems to be enough time in the day to get everything done. However distractions, procrastination, and overthinking usually put a damper on my day-to-day progress and I'm stuck with one or two things done -vs- the four or five I thought I'd get through. I see tons of people on here pu...
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