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What You Need to Read This Week
How to Become a Great Finisher
By Heidi Grant Halvorson, Harvard Business Review
I’m a classic “starter.” I love starting new projects but like many others my excitement tails off as the project goes on. A recent University of Chicago study aims to expose why this is so common and offers up ideas for becoming a better finisher.
By Nat Friedman, nat.org
While getting a new company off the ground, here are the tools Nat Friedman and the team at Xamarin are using to manage the company.
Advice From An Old Programmer
You just learned how to write code. Now what do you do? As a grizzled software veteran, Zed Shaw offers some advice on how to put your new skills to work most effectively.
Camera That Allows You To Change Focus After Taking a Picture
By Ina Fried, All Things D
From the Just Plain Cool Department, check out this new camera technology that captures the entire field of light letting you change the focal point of a picture after it’s taken. Incredible demos included.