Månedlig arkiv: januar 2017

The new brand identity

When you are alone for days or weeks at a time, you eventually become drawn to people. Talking to randos is the norm. I’ll never forget the conversation with the aquarium fisherman, forest ranger, and women at the Thai market. It’s refreshing to compare notes on life with people from vastly different backgrounds.

The new brand identity2017-01-30T00:00:27+01:00

Sounds from the streets

Last year I wrote about why booking too far in advance can be dangerous for your business, and this concept of margin so eloquently captures what I had recognized had been my problem: I was so booked up with clients that I wasn’t leaving any margin for error, growth, planning, or reflection.

Sounds from the streets2017-01-28T00:00:41+01:00

A day alone at the sea

Just the other day I happened to wake up early. That is unusual for an engineering student. After a long time I could witness the sunrise. I could feel the sun rays falling on my body. Usual morning is followed by hustle to make it to college on time. This morning was just another morning yet seemed different.

A day alone at the sea2017-01-25T00:00:59+01:00

Rålls te fjells

En helg på hytta i Sirdal kan inneholde så mangt. I komedien ”Rålls te fjells” får du oppleve det meste av alt det som kan skje … Og ikke bør skje! I vårens forrykende og ustyrtelig morsomme forestilling  må artistene Sigrun Eriksen, Elisabeth Berg, Kristin Svensen, Torfinn Nag, Øyvind Angeltveit og Rudi Bjørknes Gundersen prøve

Rålls te fjells2017-01-24T23:00:38+01:00

Some amazing buildings

When you are alone for days or weeks at a time, you eventually become drawn to people. Talking to randos is the norm. I’ll never forget the conversation with the aquarium fisherman, forest ranger, and women at the Thai market. It’s refreshing to compare notes on life with people from vastly different backgrounds.

Some amazing buildings2017-01-18T00:00:29+01:00

Working from your home?

Just the other day I happened to wake up early. That is unusual for an engineering student. After a long time I could witness the sunrise. I could feel the sun rays falling on my body. Usual morning is followed by hustle to make it to college on time. This morning was just another morning yet seemed different.

Working from your home?2017-01-14T00:00:04+01:00

Awwwards best websites

I was recently quoted as saying, I don't care if Instagram has more users than Twitter. If you read the article you’ll note there’s a big “if” before my not giving of said shit. Numbers are important. Number of users is important. So are lots of other things. Different services create value in different ways. Trust your gut as much (or more) than the numbers. Figure out what matters and build something good.

Awwwards best websites2017-01-08T00:00:57+01:00

Trust in your intuitions

When you are alone for days or weeks at a time, you eventually become drawn to people. Talking to randos is the norm. I’ll never forget the conversation with the aquarium fisherman, forest ranger, and women at the Thai market. It’s refreshing to compare notes on life with people from vastly different backgrounds.

Trust in your intuitions2017-01-08T00:00:31+01:00

Trust in your intuitions

When you are alone for days or weeks at a time, you eventually become drawn to people. Talking to randos is the norm. I’ll never forget the conversation with the aquarium fisherman, forest ranger, and women at the Thai market. It’s refreshing to compare notes on life with people from vastly different backgrounds.

Trust in your intuitions2017-01-08T00:00:31+01:00

Top Deejay headphones

Many years ago, I worked for my parents who own a video production company. Because it is a family business, you inevitably end up wearing many hats and being the czar of many different jobs. I mainly managed projects and worked as a video editor. On production, there were times that I was called on to work as an audio tech and was made to wear headphones on long production days. In those days, having a really good set of headphones that picked up every nuance of sound was essential to making sure the client got what they needed.

Top Deejay headphones2017-01-04T00:00:07+01:00