220 RR Augmenting Your Reality with Leon Gersing


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    02:46 – Leon Gersing Introduction

    03:24 – “Augmenting Your Reality”

    07:06 – Emotional Goals and Quantifying Happiness

    13:49 – Quantification

    15:32 – Reacting to Data

    17:49 – Recognizing Patterns and Trends

    • Journaling and Meditation

    21:58 – FOMO (Fear Of Missing Out)

    26:20 – The Software Development Mindset

    • Teams Should Play More
    • Encouraging Easter Eggs
    • Following Trails

    31:55 – The Ruby Community, Whimsy, and Creating Realities

    40:41 – Leon’s Role at Dev Bootcamp

    42:16 – Wisdom; Not Authority

    44:14 – Recommended Reading


    Dollywood's Splash Country Water Adventures Park (Avdi)
    Normality (Avdi)
    Jessica Kerr: Meritocracy @ PolyConf 2015 (Jessica)
    Periscope (Chuck)
    The Eventual Millionaire Podcast (Chuck)
    Entreprogrammers Retreat 2015  (Chuck)
    Quiet: The Power of Introverts in a World That Can't Stop Talking by Susan Cain (Leon)
    Play: How it Shapes the Brain, Opens the Imagination, and Invigorates the Soul by Stuart Brown (Leon)
    Shel Silverstein – Freakin At The Freakers Ball (Leon)
    The Circle by Dave Eggers (Leon)