7 Years

Today is the seven-year anniversary of when I started my first company. In the next year we’ll see if you can get a 7-year itch from work as well as marriage, but so far so good. Here are a few things I’ve learned in the last seven years. 1. Don’t undersell yourself. If someone tries…

Optimist + Pessimist = Realist?

I recently started thinking about optimism and pessimism after I had a re-read and re-think of my last article. I think it came across as too resentful. That wasn’t really the goal, maybe more to take a step back and have a bit of a laugh at our current “reach for the stars” mentality. I’m…

Planted Malawi Tank

If you’ve ever had Malawi fish then you’ll know that many people keep them in a hardscaped tank with few (if any) plants. A few months ago I had some spare plants so I decided to put them in with the Malawi to see how the fish would react and also how the plants would…