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The One Man Startup

Clearly its been a long time since I’ve written anything.  I have yet to finish my series of posts on setting up a cheap website (which I promise I will do, if anyone reading this actually cares), but at some level I just gave up on this blog for about a month.   793 more words

What business can learn from open source: a mindmap summary

In 2005, Paul Graham (@paulg on Twitter), tech inventor, author and entrepreneur, gave a seminal speech at O’Reilly’s OSCON conference: What business can learn from open source… 58 more words

Conferences

Calculating, Scheming, and Paul Graham

I came across recently, and it challenged some of the thoughts/assumptions that had been building in my mind for a while (it discusses Scheme vs Miranda, but you can imagine Lisp vs Haskell instead). 204 more words

Lisp

Paul Graham not fazed by losing Iain Butcher as he seeks to keep growing Prospect Boxing

Paul Graham has assured fans Prospect Boxing will continue to grow after losing his top fighter Iain Butcher last week.

The Motherwell flyweight signed a management deal with MGM Marbella but Graham has a number of other boxers in his 15-strong stable he believes will turn into new stars… 731 more words

Interview

Scotland's next big star Iain Butcher signs with MGM Marbella as he eyes up TV deals

Iain Butcher believes he can be Scottish boxing’s new star after Ricky Burns’ career took a sharp decline last Friday.

The Motherwell flyweight has split with local promoter Paul Graham to sign a management deal with MGM Marbella where he began training this year. 545 more words

Interview

Get Some Startup in Your Agency

Startups are like cults. Due to the huge extent to which incubators and tech communities are interconnected, there has been a resulting common thread of wisdom that almost everyone follows. 402 more words

No Middle Ground

I once read Paul Graham’s essay about fake work. It was great, because the main point he was making was that wasting our time or being lazy isn’t actually worst use of our time. 253 more words

Productivity