Book of the Week #10 – Life After Life

Introduction I know, I know...I was only supposed to read this book "if there was time" after reading the technical book about Hadoop. I was still sick though, so that's my excuse for letting myself get away with spending the weekend on a story-book instead of relentlessly pursuing my goals. I have been mildy pursuing … Continue reading Book of the Week #10 – Life After Life

Book of the Week #9 – A Dirty Job

Introduction Before we get in to this week's blog post, I have a confession to make: I've been reading other books on the side. I swear that during the week, I'm 100% focused on personal development in the traditional and/or technical sense (and I AM still working my way through the Hadoop book) but at … Continue reading Book of the Week #9 – A Dirty Job

Book of the Week #8 – Ready Player One

Introduction I've started to try to actively learn from books rather than just read them. I'm posting my book summaries online to keep myself accountable to my "book a week" goal and hopefully to encourage others to read more too. This Week's Book Title [Week 37] : Ready Player One by by Ernest Cline Format … Continue reading Book of the Week #8 – Ready Player One

Book of the Week #7 – Sourcery: A Discworld Novel

Introduction I've started to try to actively learn from books rather than just read them. I'm posting my book summaries online to keep myself accountable to my "book a week" goal and hopefully to encourage others to read more too. This Week's Book Title [Week 36] : Sourcery: A Discworld Novel by Terry Pratchett Format … Continue reading Book of the Week #7 – Sourcery: A Discworld Novel