4 Milestones for This Personal Startup

4 Milestones for This Personal Startup

Recently, I’ve been waking up feeling excited to start each day. This is particularly amazing since on most nights now, I tend to stay up, working through as much of the long list of to-dos for this site as possible. I’ve found that I’m excited because I learned to celebrate the little victories and milestones along the way, which keeps me motivated on this personal startup that requires a lot of time but generates no revenue. I think that a crucial part of startup life is learning how to celebrate the milestones, however insignificant or small you might think they

Top 5 Exotic Warm Water Dive Spots That Are Worth the Trouble

Top 5 Exotic Warm Water Dive Spots That Are Worth the Trouble

Since I got my PADI diving license more than 2 years ago in Aqaba, Jordan, I’ve been itching to explore more wonders in the underwater world. Unfortunately, the first few dives that I did immediately after getting my license were in the famously beautiful, clear and warm waters of the Red Sea in Sharm el-Sheikh, Egypt. I had done myself in. How do you beat diving in the Red Sea?! But luckily for me, I have an equally adventurous partner who loves looking for exotic warm water dive spots too. Together, we have traveled to several far-flung places specially to dive,

How to Adapt to the Digital Economy

How to Adapt to the Digital Economy

Why is it important to adapt to the digital economy? The digital economy has disrupted the post-industrial economy corporate path. Software is now eating the world. It has upended that old economy’s assumption that if you are smart, you will get a good job in a company, and then be able to work your way up (slowly) to wealth, power and prestige. Technology and the internet has leveled off differences in people’s backgrounds and educational upbringings, and brought the creation of wealth, power and prestige back to the basics: how much value you create for others. When I first joined