Flow. Part 2

More lessons learnt from reading the book about flow. Its an excellent book, and I really wish I read this book earlier in my life. Its definitely now a must read I would recommend to anyone. Pleasure and Enjoyment Pleasure is meeting the demands of our natural desires and needs. When we fulfil a bodily […]

Strengths Finder; And mine

First off, before I begin, I just want to say that I picked this book up for a steal of $5, where the original cost was somewhere around $30. I think I might visit book fairs more often, but the downside being that they don’t usually carry very good quality books, both in terms of […]

Branches of Machine Learning

Just finished reading the book “The Master Algorithm”, where the author tries to find the ultimate Machine Learning algorithm that can solve different varieties of problems (text, image, predictive, time series etc) In the book, he goes over the 5 main branches (or tribes) of Machine Learning. They are: The Evoluntionaries The Connectionist The Symbolist […]

The Power of Agency

Agency is having the feeling that you’re in control of the situation at hand, and of yourself. This post is a review of the book “The Power of Agency”, and they offer 7 steps for you to regain this sense of control Keep a clear head and control the amount of stimuli you get Associate […]

Hit Refresh

A book by Satya Nadella, CEO of Microsoft This book seems to start off as a biography, but it’s intent becomes clear by the second chapter, that it’s about the changes Satya brings about in Microsoft, and the anticipation of the future innovations such as Mixed Reality, Artificial Intelligence, and Quantum Computing. I’ll like to […]

The Culture Code

Culture Code I’ve just finsihed reading The Culture Code, and it was a really good book. Good books are those that either introduces new ideas, or reintroduces known ideas to be relevant. In this book, he explores what are the cultural values that make up successful team. 3 cultural values were identified, and they are: […]