The Story of a Factory Light

The Story of a Factory Light

I was taught this meaningful story by an old retired foreman, and it has been etched in my memory ever since. He was this kind of stranger whose name you will forget but whose story will live on in your memory.

He began by telling me how he worked his entire life at the same garment factory. It was the typical family-owned middle size company, thus very paternalistic. During the 1970s, their growth and the modernization pushed them to switch from their current management by intuition to a more “contemporary” system. A synonym of “Business School” management, I guess.

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The 7 best free Jekyll themes of 2017

The 7 best free Jekyll themes of 2017

Jekyll is by far the easiest-to-use static website generator, along with Pelican and Hyde if you prefer Python. It’s not a secret that Github is one of the locomotives tracting the Ruby community and they didn’t choose Jekyll as their Github Pages generator out of the blue: it is crazy fast and highly reliable.

As a nice-to-have feature, you have pretty professional templates available for free and I try to save you some research type by listing 8 of them here.

For your information, if you are interested in going further with Jekyll, I suggest you also take a look at Poole, which is a Jekyll « overlay », but not in a negative sense.

All the themes presented here are responsive. And, so you know, this very blog run on Jekyll.

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The best exchanges to buy and sell your cryptocurrencies

The best exchanges to buy and sell your cryptocurrencies

You may wonder why I am writting about a subject like this one despite always repeating that « The abrupt truth about Bitcoin is that, if its value was not sharply growing as it does, a lot less people would care about it. » 1. In short : yes, definetely yes, right now, most people trade Bitcoins and cryptocurrencies out of speculation.

However, unlike stock exchange trading, it doesn’t impact the real economy and does not destroy jobs. At least not yet. So until it does, I also played this card, mostly to earn a certain financial freedom allowing me to launch Coinboard project and some others that I will explain all in good time.

That being said, I started trading in August 2017 and had to struggle with most mistakes that crypto-traders do when they begin. These mistakes include getting ripped off by some exchanges because of their extortionate fees. So here is a bit of experience sharing.

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