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Relentlessly generate new ideas and give them time to grow into great ones

Relentlessly generate new ideas and give them time to grow into great ones

Today’s world is all about convenience. Everything nowadays is being sold to us pre-packaged – from meals to holidays, clothes to entertainment. The problem with this convenient consumer culture is that we also expect our new ideas to come conveniently gift-wrapped, which is another myth of innovation. The belief that good ideas arrive fully formed often stops us from developing them, which forecloses the possibility of those ideas becoming great.…

Great ideas aren’t born from divine inspiration but from a build-up of smaller thoughts.

Great ideas aren’t born from divine inspiration but from a build-up of smaller thoughts.

Whether visiting an artist’s studio, an inventor’s workshop or a researcher’s lab, people often ask innovator’s the same question: “Where do your ideas come from?” A well-known origin story of a great idea is that of Isaac Newton and how he devised a theory of gravity after an apple fell on his head. The implication of this story is that great ideas strike those lucky enough…

What is drip marketing and how can I use it?

What is drip marketing and how can I use it?

Customers are worth much more than just what they purchase, it is important to build relationships with customers so they will come back to purchase more and tell friends and family about your brand. Drip marketing is a good way on how you can build these relationships through automated email campaigns. Drip marketing is sets of automated emails that go out based on specific timelines or user actions, this builds…

Backup MongoDB docker container to AWS S3 bucket

Backup MongoDB docker container to AWS S3 bucket

Hey, guys! While working on Moneta backend deployment with docker, I get stuck with consistency and DB backup problem. FYI this is our docker component structure: The problem was to make DB backups automated straight to AWS S3 bucket. I found the solution in this amazing repo with docker container github.com/halvves/mongodb-backup-s3 🦄 But all unicorns disappeared when I got an error: A client error (InvalidRequest) occurred when calling…

How to create ugliest logo ever (maybe not)

How to create ugliest logo ever (maybe not)

It doesn’t mean you have to make every change they told you, but just listen to them. It will give you a whole bunch of other perspectives on what you trying to achieve. So just choose what worth it, and execute…

Work. Work. Work.

Work. Work. Work.

As I remember myself I worked really hard all the time. And you know what I learned? Job is never done. Period. But you know what? It doesn't matter. Because if you're in the business you love and know where you're going - a process is a joy. Nothing can stop you.…