If you google the phrase "website launch checklist" you'll find some great articles on this topic. I read them all, added my experience on top, a little flavour...and ta-daaa: I created my own checklist :). I know, I know, just before a website launch things get crazy, nobody has time for checklists! But you'd be surprised … Continue reading Website launch checklist
I was so excited after reading Goldratt's second book, Critical Chain, that I wrote the blog post below. It's still actual, I still stand by what I said… But after the difficulties I encountered in my latest project when trying to apply some TOC principles, I felt the need to emphasize the fact that theory … Continue reading More TOC
I had the pleasure of speaking again at a tech event for young entrepreneurs, called Start Me Up - organised by Akcees, together with my colleague Paul. I am happy to see that Romanian students are starting to think more globally and are more pro-active! The phrase "I don't want to get lost in some huge … Continue reading New Presentation for Young Entrepreneurs
I read this great book, called The Goal, by E.M.Goldratt. It's a business book, but written like a novel, which makes it really easy to read…and learn! I totally recommend it. It opened my eyes to the fact that for most businesses, the goal itself is to make money (yes, besides making the world a better … Continue reading Show me the money!
I had the pleasure to be invited to speak to a small audience at an Akcees mentorship session (Akcees is an ONG helping young entrepreneurs in Romania), at TechHub, last evening. With Andrei's help and some stumbles here & there, it actually was a cool chat about processes in web startups...so I wanted to share … Continue reading Keep calm & startup on!
When I was younger I was reading all those articles and books that kept shouting at me: "Go find your passion!", "Start doing the things you love!", "When you have the perfect job you love Mondays!", "Follow your dream!"…and I was so frustrated because I had no idea what my passion was. Sure, I like … Continue reading No more “I don’t wanna”
There's an entire movement that promotes "life after work"…as if your life stops at 9 AM and begins again at 6 PM. What, you don't breathe, eat, think, feel or talk while you're at work? I think you actually do it more than in your free time. As a project manager, my work days are never … Continue reading Life After Work