Architecting for Scale by Lee Atchison: Reading Experience

I recently read the book Architecting for Scale by Lee Atchison. The book contains a high-level overview of the major concepts that revolve around the topic of building highly-available and scalable apps.I felt the book to be more suited as a light read for people already familiar with these concepts rather than being an informative … Continue reading Architecting for Scale by Lee Atchison: Reading Experience

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6 Lessons On Work Ethic I Learned In One Year Of Professional Career

Time flies. Recently I had completed one year as a full-time employee at my current employer Squad. A year has passed, and I decided it was time to revisit instances, memories, and experiences and to recollect what I had learned as a professional in this past year. It was also a wake-up call to reassess and … Continue reading 6 Lessons On Work Ethic I Learned In One Year Of Professional Career

The Alchemist : Reading Experience

Reading The Alchemist was like getting up at dawn and seeing the sun rise, while the whole world slept. The Alchemist doesn't teach you anything, but you can learn a million things from it. "Lead will play its role until the world has no further need for the lead, and then the lead will have to turn … Continue reading The Alchemist : Reading Experience

Mastery By Robert Greene : Reading Experience

“The problem with all students, he said, is that they inevitably stop somewhere. They hear an idea and they hold on to it until it becomes dead; they want to flatter themselves that they know the truth. But true Zen never stops, never congeals into such truths. That is why everyone must constantly be pushed … Continue reading Mastery By Robert Greene : Reading Experience

Marketing Your Retail Store in the Internet Age by Bob Negen : Reading Experience

This was the book that I knew prior to reading it that it won't be too interesting and might even feel too slow. I searched it on the internet and picked it to read to get a perspective of a retail seller. As me and my team are trying to start a company that will … Continue reading Marketing Your Retail Store in the Internet Age by Bob Negen : Reading Experience

The Lean Startup : Reading Experience

  My 3rd book of the year was The Lean Startup by Eric Ries. I first got to know about the existence of this book during a keynote video of Gary Vaynerchuk where it was up for display. Finally got the time to read it. The book focuses on how the lean manufacturing using in … Continue reading The Lean Startup : Reading Experience

Business in Boxers : 1 Month Into Running a StartUp

Why the Series?  (Inspired by book : Business In Blue Jeans) Hi! This is Priyank. This series is about me pen downing my start-up ride. Don't know if it's fast or slow, all I really know is I'm gonna enjoy the ride. Why the name? Boxers is what you'll find me almost every time in and … Continue reading Business in Boxers : 1 Month Into Running a StartUp