People aren’t entirely afraid of the idea of failure. They are afraid of failing when they try their best; when they consider that their best wasn’t good enough.
Beta launched just under two weeks ago for let’s chill and it was fairly smooth. We had some issues but nothing that caused panic. We still haven’t gotten it to cooperate with the domain though. Damn Facebook! I thought I would feel relieved after finishing the first version, but oddly …
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I always try my best to reply to messages, even if it is a simple hello.
“Why?” I asked.
You never know the relevance of that message down the road. Once, somebody messaged me and I thought, ‘what’s the point? I don’t talk to this person often.’ It turned out, we had some common ground and I helped introduce him to someone. Later, he referred me to a company. The rest is history right? We spun off as a separate entity with me as the CEO.
Imagine if I didn’t reply.
This is really just another mind dump before I get back to work. Today was supposed to be the day that I could open let’s chill for beta. Yeah…that isn’t going to happen. The last week has been pegged with frustrating roadblocks as I reach some of the last tasks …
It’s been a hectic two months since development started on let’s chill. I’m taking a few moments to dump some thoughts before I move onto today’s work load. This past weekend, I had a milestone day as a group of my friends did a first round of testing on the …
It was 1am on November 5th and I was stuck on some code. I decided to take a break and check off something else on my to do list: look at the upcoming startup events for startup week. The kickoff to startup week was Startup Weekend Vancouver (hereby known as …
Just a really quick update that the first version of the sign up page is live! www.letschill.com Your meetup alternative! If you spot any issues, please let me know here or by email email@example.com
Overall, I am fairly happy with how October progressed. It has laid the foundation for the next month which is all about working towards the alpha release of Absolut. The project will release on heyletschill.com (not yet active) which is the more appropriate “pilot name” for it. The general gist …
Sometimes we’re so busy taking photos that we forget to live in the moment and just take it in. When I look back at some of my greatest memories, I realize I have no photos; I just remember exactly how it was.
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