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  1. Today is the 100th day of my challenge since I started working every day. A lot of things happened in those 100 days: Leaving my job…

  2. If you’re stuck in a lousy situation you can’t control. Take a moment to reframe what’s happening to you. That passage from Zell’s…

  3. BigTech is stable and pays well, but can be soul crushing. Startup is stressful and pays okay, but can become soul crushing. Founder is…

  4. In the workplace, it’s easy to misunderstand anything. But that doesn’t necessarily mean that only misunderstanding happens at work…

  5. Bought Wes Bos’s Advanced React course. Listened to Top 18 New Things in JS - Part 2 — Syntax - Tasty Web Development Treats — Overcast…

  6. Podcasts that I’ve listened to: #194: GraphQL 381: Why and How to Start an Exercise Habit Interesting post that I’ve read today: What’s a…

  7. Worked on a couple of projects today. Played with Google Puppeteer like logging into my bank account, OTP and stuffs. Setup my desk at home…

  8. Trying to manage my time properly. The podcast that I’ve listened/listening to: #1169 - Elon Musk — The Joe Rogan Experience — Overcast

  9. Worked on a couple of projects today. Other cool reads: Hello, Create React App 2.0! SASS/CSS Modules Out of the Box SVG as a Component in…

  10. “Someday is a disease that will take your dreams to grave with you.” I really like that passage from Tim Ferris’ The 4-hour work week book…

  11. My life had become my work. And my work had become a series of rinse-and-repeat days that started to feel indistinguishable from one another…

  12. Started listening to How to be Bawse audiobook. I’ve skimmed it late night couple of months ago. But now only I can relate to so many things…

  13. Listed to #27 - Tony Robbins - transforming your financial life podcast Some of the random notes from the podcast: Financial freedom: you…

  14. Worked on client projects. In the article New – Managed Databases for Amazon Lightsail they’ve used AWS Polly for converting the text to…

  15. Worked on client projects & applied for a new banking account for my business. (Although I’m going to use the savings accounts for the time…

  16. Worked on pending projects Feels like I’m getting enlighten with various things that are happening in my life at the moment. Listened to…

  17. Shipped iDeveloper Web ? Published two npm packages: - last-sunday - latest-sunday Watched: Speaking For Developers Thoughtbot’s Upcase is…

  18. As a hardcore ReactJS person, I don’t really like the philosophy of Vue framework but yeah, I needed to learn basics in it to some work at…

  19. Not so productive day. Listed to audiobooks and it was a stressful day at work. Here’s are some cool resources How I Published 142 Blog…

  20. Worked on a client project. Read the following articles: The Most Important Non-Programming Skills for Programmers Overwhelmed: keeping on…

  21. Started the day with a tweet from Jason Zook. https://twitter.com/jasondoesstuff/status/1055925292538093568?ref_src=twsrc%5Etfw Of course, I…

  22. Everything worthwhile in life is won through surmounting the associated negative experience. That is one of my favourite passage from The…

  23. Wow.. 30 days have passed already. As for today: Worked on client project & listen to How to be a Bawse audiobook

  24. Software only becomes valuable when you ship it to customers. Before then it’s just a costly accumulation of hard work and assumptions…

  25. Published chrome extension which redirects to upload page on youtube. https://twitter.com/CalebWojcik/status/1056654417275940864?ref_src…

  26. What I Did Today: Started listening to High-Performance Habits by Brendon Burchard audiobook Working on a project (client)

  27. It’s more of little relax day. Trying to build an app which would forward tweets to Telegram. Podcasts that I’ve to listened to today: (#19…

  28. Had a conversation with Dave Craige to set up Twitter to Telegram forward bot just like how Pieter Levels’s telegram channel

  29. Worked on pending tasks for ideveloper. I plan to write a case study for it. Other interesting things: Carrd: The Making Of ? The Complete…

  30. Worked on of pending projects. Podcasts Some of the podcasts that I’ve listed to today: 1: How to Start a Consulting Business: Your First…

  31. Today it’s like downtime for me. Didn’t feel well and so was not able to do anything productive. Just listen to Life Lessons from Leading…

  32. Worked on pending projects (ideveloper.io, google puppeteer project) Got to manage time properly and work efficiently without sacrificing my…

  33. Worked on pending projects. (To be precise, I’m currently working on it. Just don’t want to lose my 40-day streak and so I’m posting it…

  34. Worked on pending projects Watched couple of techyyy videos on youtube: https://www.youtube-nocookie.com/embed/I4oWBpX9BiY And also listen…

  35. As always worked on pending projects. Cool things Prettier 1.15: HTML, Vue, Angular and MDX Support #343: Seth Godin on How to Say “No…

  36. Podcasts that’ve listen to: Ben Orenstein - How to Build an App in a Week You Can’t Work 168 Hours a Week by Paula Pant of Afford Anything…

  37. Not a productive day. That’s what would happen in we’re working continuously for so many days in a row. Worked on a project for a couple of…

  38. Today I’ve listened to these podcasts - #068 – Finding Success as a First-Time Founder with Mathilde Collin of Front - How to Use Your “Dark…

  39. Listen to Practical ways to increase confidence podcast. Bought Kent C. Dodds Testing Javascript Worked on freelance projects

  40. Listen to the following podcast & articles and as well as worked on pending projects. - “Programming’s gateway drug” with Samantha Geitz…

  41. Yayyyy.. 50th day. Today was a busy day. Things that had to be done without fail. And yeah, almost the whole day I spent it panic mode. As…

  42. Listen to the following podcasts and worked on pending projects. Working with designers × Is WordPress Crap? × When to stop working × More…

  43. Watched couple of videos https://www.youtube-nocookie.com/embed/LLqrvxNh-Ic https://www.youtube-nocookie.com/embed/bD_duE0is3U https://www…

  44. Finally, my savings account for runway cash got activate after waiting for like a month or so. Listened to the following podcasts #07…

  45. I tried out Prisma.io for a project (e-commerce) that I’m going to work on. It’s so cool. And seems like it would save a lot of time. I…

  46. Listen to the following podcasts Hasty Treat - How to become well liked at work — Syntax - Tasty Web Development Treats 711: The Cost of…

  47. Listened to #195: David Heinemeier Hansson: The Power of Being Outspoken podcast. Planned for upcoming freelance projects Grabbing black…

  48. Bought couple of domains on Namecheap Conversation with a friend about career goals Worked on a freelance project Bought nesin.xyz and I’m…

  49. Freelance works. Setting up custom email for visioncareoptics.shop After setting up the account, I realised that Zoho does NOT provide IMAP…

  50. Listen & watched the following things. Potluck - $100/hr × Redux Replacements × Full Stack Designers × JWT × VS Code Tips × More https://www…

  51. I’ve spent the whole evening in sorting out finance for my MacBook Pro :) And thanks to my education loan and related issues, my credit…

  52. ? 102: Paul Jarvis - Staying Small ? 132: Should I tell my boss I’m planning to quit and keeping tech talks going ? Worked on freelance…

  53. ? Live at JAMstack_conf ? #201: Software We Pay For ? 30 - The Worst Performance Review ? Worked on freelance projects

  54. Worked on a freelance project Migrating files to new laptop :) ?Founder Chats: Live w/ Josh Pigford (Baremetrics) ?Exploring Concepts and…

  55. Bought MacBook Pro 2017 i5 256GB ? Worked on Freelance projects And yeah, setting up the new machine. Listened to A good open source…

  56. It’s a busy day at work. 2+ hours long meeting, 5+ hours of development work without a break ? Totally in a burned out state now but I’ve…

  57. ?How to Get Freelance Jobs (Tips from a Professional Hypnotist) ?Why You Shouldn’t “Find” Your Passion and What to Do Instead with Mark…

  58. ?Freelance Transformation: From $300 Technician to $20,000 Consultant, with Matt Inglot ⭐️ Worked on a freelance project

  59. ?210: How to Automate Your Business to Save Time and Make More Money with Dana Malstaff ?345: How to Build a Software Company—the Story of…

  60. Listen to the following podcast: 211: How to Know What You Were Born To Do with Chris Guillebeau 12: Freelance to Freedom: From $30k a Year…

  61. Took rest for a long time. (Overslept, to be precise) Worked on freelance projects Started reading Lost and Founder book by Rand Fishkin

  62. Listened to the following podcast: - How to Transition from Freelancing to Running a Six-Figure Company of One with Paul Jarvis - Your…

  63. Listened to the following podcasts: - 134: Boredom vs Money and Agile vs Long-Term Schedules - Jason Fried on existing over exiting…

  64. https://www.youtube-nocookie.com/embed/q5fDm6nDR9E Listened to 15 Creating a Repeatable Consulting Process w/Kelsey Kreiling Worked on a…

  65. Listened to and read the following things - CAN YOU GROW A STARTUP ON THE SIDE? - The State of JavaScript 2018 - Lost & Founder book

  66. Like yesterday, rough day at work. Feels so exhausted :( But even still I’ve to work on personal projects when I reach home because of the…

  67. Listen to the following podcasts and also worked on a freelance project for some time. - 14: From Active to Passive Income: From $25 an Hour…

  68. Worked on a freelance project Potluck - Typescript × E-commerce platforms × Job-hopping × Working for agencies × More https://www.youtube…

  69. 349: Will You Go to P.R.O.M. with Me? Lessons Learned in 2018 How about fixing the workplace rather than avoiding it at 4am? https://www…

  70. Third rough day in a row. Exhaustion level 1000%. Due to unexpected commitments at work, so many things are messed up right now :( The…

  71. #034 – Making $125,000 a Month as a Solo Founder with Mike Carson of Park.io Proactive Client Communication Worked on a freelance project.

  72. Little bit of work. Unfortunately, It’s one of the not-good for anything days due to some other personal factors :(

  73. #016 – Building a $1 Million Business Solo with Mike Perham of Sidekiq EP97 – Can you bootstrap a company on the side? (Part 1 with Jason…

  74. The crazy story of how my first Mac app got acquired ? Upvotes are not sales! Lessons learned from launching a physical product ???

  75. 50 Lessons I Learned After 50 Months of Blogging https://www.youtube-nocookie.com/embed/TOFVFxI2dvU And freelance work!

  76. How I stay motivated when I feel days are off ? Wrote a an app to send personalised new year wishes to customers of my Dad’s business which…

  77. 2016 was a bit of rollercoaster for me. I had extremely best and worst experiences. Just wanted to summarize some of those experiences. It’s…

  78. Left NFNLabs. It was an awesome experience working with good peoples. Learned so many things. I’ll write a detailed post soon. 230: From…

  79. Happy new year! Like last year I don’t have resolutions. But I do have SPECIFIC goals to achieve this year. And I’ll write little more about…

  80. 8/1/2018 to 14/1/2018 Started this week with NFN team hangout. Not so a productive week. For example, one day I work like hell but then…

  81. Here are some of the apps that I use daily and can’t live without :) Writing / Ideas Bear ? Day One Development Sublime Text 3 VS Code…

  82. Install homebrew ruby -e ”$(curl -fsSL https://raw.githubusercontent.com/Homebrew/install/master/install)” Follow instructions and refer to…

  83. Whenever we want to deploy a codebase to a server, we need to do lots of process like unit testing, linting, building, uploading it to the…