🔗 The Just One Thing (JOT) Method

The JOT Method Here’s how it works: Take a pen or pencil and turn to a blank page of a notebook. Write today’s date in the upper left-hand corner. Think of one simple task that you’ve been putting off. Write it down underneath the date. Do that task and only that task. Don’t write out a to-do list. It’s easy to let yourself get distracted by all of the other undone tasks you aren’t doing....

April 1, 2024 · 1 min · 155 words

🔗 The thread

The thread - Josh Bernoff What is the thread? It is the throughline of any blog post, essay, or book chapter. The point Setup Reasoning Exploration The point Start with the end in mind. What is the point? Write the title and the lede based on that. Then, the setup. What is the problem? What is have I noticed? Then, reasoning. Examples. Stories. Structures and frameworks. Subsidiary points. Then some additional richness....

March 16, 2024 · 1 min · 105 words

🔗 Simple tips for managing any project

Simple tips for managing any project | by swardley | Jan, 2024 | Medium These questions are my simple tips for managing any project. “Who are the users?” “What are the users’ needs?” “What capabilities do we need to meet those needs?” “What components do those capabilities need?” “How evolved are these components?” “How are we managing these components?”

February 4, 2024 · 1 min · 59 words

✂️ SQLite

Small information nuggets and recipies about SQLite

September 21, 2023 · 1 min · 71 words

✂️ IntelliJ

Small information nuggets and recipies about IntelliJ

May 6, 2022 · 1 min · 68 words

✂️ Gradle

Small information nuggets and recipies about Gradle

September 17, 2021 · 1 min · 66 words

✂️ Kotlin

Small information nuggets and recipies about Kotlin

May 11, 2021 · 1 min · 162 words

✂️ GitHub

Small information nuggets and recipies about GitHub

May 11, 2021 · 1 min · 63 words

✂️ Markdown

Small information nuggets and recipies about Markdown

April 7, 2021 · 1 min · 42 words

✂️ Git

Small information nuggets and recipies about Git

October 12, 2020 · 6 min · 1083 words

✂️ HTML

Small information nuggets and recipies about HTML

September 22, 2020 · 3 min · 497 words

✂️ Spring Boot

Small information nuggets and recipies about Spring Boot

June 18, 2020 · 1 min · 77 words

✂️ AWS

Small information nuggets and recipies about AWS

November 9, 2019 · 2 min · 259 words

✂️ Slack

Small information nuggets and recipies about Slack

May 21, 2019 · 1 min · 74 words

✂️ Scala

Small information nuggets and recipies about Scala

February 28, 2019 · 4 min · 807 words

✂️ Unix

Small information nuggets and recipies about Unix

February 28, 2019 · 11 min · 2180 words

✂️ Splunk

Small information nuggets and recipies about Splunk

February 15, 2019 · 2 min · 362 words

✂️ sbt

Small information nuggets and recipies about sbt

January 31, 2019 · 2 min · 263 words

✂️ VirtualBox

Small information nuggets and recipies about VirtualBox

February 23, 2018 · 1 min · 97 words

✂️ Colors

Small information nuggets and recipies about Colors

April 2, 2017 · 2 min · 230 words