Nerd Life Balance - The Next Generation

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    leanpub.com/nerdlifebalance/c/fs15

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    Rethinking

    Though originally derogatory, Nerd is a stereotypical term, but as with other pejoratives, it has been

    reclaimed and redefined by some as a termof pride and group identity

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    The Story

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    More successful behaviors tend to be held more tenaciously & will occur more frequently. - Game Theory on reinforcement learning

    Unify / bit.ly/1OGUQ5x

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    The

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    What if what we thought was SUCCESS

    was wrong?

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    BLACK HOLES | DYNAMOS

    The

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    BLACK HOLES

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    The 3D Expectation

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    Sampling Mentality

    Black

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    The Infinite Plan

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    My code doesnt work

    I have no idea why

    My code works

    I have no idea why

    The Impostor

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    M U L T I D I S T R A C T I N GMultitasking the act of trying to talk

    while someone is stapling your lips together and someone else is poking you in the eye

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    DYNAMOS

    DMahalko / bit.ly/1jEGEOJ / public domain

  • Nerds hierarchy of needs

    health

    environment

    mind

    Dynamos

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    Roll for Initiative

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    The Hubris Eraser

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    BAD:

    GOOD:

    The Grain of Sand Factor

    Dynamos

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    Acting like someone

    Im NOT

    Dynamos

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    Being someone

    I AMDynamos

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    The Beauty of Simplicity

    Dynamos

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    The Journey

    Dynamos

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    The Journey

    Dynamos

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    You have NOT died of dysentery press SPACE BAR to continue OR ESC to give up AND NEVER FIND OUT how awesome Oregon Can Be

    The

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    Ada Lovelace

    Gobonobo / bit.ly/1js4vBU

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    _why the lucky stiff

    Foofy~commonswiki / bit.ly/1js4QEE

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    Admiral Grace Hopper

    Crisco 1492 / bit.ly/1js59z8

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    Markus Persson

    SalfEnergy / bit.ly/1js5d25

    Official GDC / http://bit.ly/1js5d25

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    mediocrity.pop exceptional.push

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    The Functional

    24MIimage courtesy of RunKeeper

    image courtesy of Fitnesskeeper

  • I love to

    code

    work on hard problemsmake an impactmake a difference in a kids lifeautomate all the thingscreate fun softwarebuild circuits

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    Welcome to the NERD WORLD ORDER

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