I am a software developer who realised that his true purpose is to help create safe work environments that enable people to be happy, creative, effective and proud of their work.

Vacation and work

I am always wondering how would it be if people wouldn’t take holidays anymore. Holidays always seem like the pleasant parts of life, where you get to travel, to spend more time with your family, to enjoy yourself more, to “recharge your batteries”. Once you’re back to work, you need to readjust to the chaos,…

Hot in NL

One of the things I noticed since I’ve been living in The Netherlands is that when the weather is hot, most drivers are going crazy. Aggressive over takes, speeding, poor checks on turns, not even talking about signalling! It’s like a drivers gone mad convention. But despite this behaviour there aren’t many accidents or at…

Stuck

Feeling stuck is not pleasant. It feels like there’s no direction to go towards to and there’s not much to do. You get more and more frustrated with your current situation and you cannot think of anything else. You become obsessed. Ironic, isn’t it? To get stuck in your own thoughts. Because in reality very…

Links and attention

I was reading the other day in some blinks (summaries of non-fiction books) from The Shallows, the following: Trying to juggle so much stimulus at once results in a loss of concentration, and makes it nearly impossible to read and extract information from long online texts. In fact, one experiment has shown that the more…