Can a growth mindset help you recover from setbacks?

I just finished reading Carol Dweck’s tour de force, Mindset: The New Psychology of Success. Join 38,000 others and follow Sean Hull on twitter @hullsean. In a word, her book is mind blowing. How can a little thing like mindset make a difference? Can changes in thinking & attitude really have a profound impact on …

What have I learned in 10 years of blogging?

via GIPHY I was just reading Andrew Chen’s latest posting, where he distills many of the things he’s learned from blogging over a decade. Join 38,000 others and follow Sean Hull on twitter @hullsean. This reminded me that I’ve been blogging that long as well. And to be sure it has brought great benefits. In …

READ: Lanier’s Dawn of the New Everything

Jaron Lanier was the founder of VPL in the 90’s, a pioneering company around virtual reality. I stumbled onto a recent Interview with Lanier about his new book. Join 38,000 others and follow Sean Hull on twitter @hullsean. Lanier is a creative thinker, one who has grappled with ideas like Ray Kurzweil’s singularity. He has …

Is Alex Hudson right that software architecture is failing?

via GIPHY I read Hacker News aka Ycombinator’s popular top 100. I never fail to find useful, surprising & stimulating reading there. I recently stumbled on Alex Hudson’s software architecture is failing. It’s very good, I recommend reading it. Join 38,000 others and follow Sean Hull on twitter @hullsean. But why did it grab my …