April 11, 2022

This is Kei and Kazuki, founders of Glasp 👋

We send you 3 good articles to highlight this week. Hopefully, it will bring new perspectives and help you develop your career and learning journey.

📚 This Week's Reading List

What Makes a Company “Future Ready”? by Howard Yu, Jialu Shan, Angelo Boutalikakis, Lawrence Tempel, and Zuriati Balian (10min)
In times of crisis, being ready for the many changes in the near future will double as a source of resilience. It reflects how companies can adapt, the robustness of their internal capabilities, and how capable of finding new sources of growth they really are. In this article, the research shows which companies did well and what they did to prepare for the future.
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How A Quiet Developer Built Goodreads.com Into Book Community Of 2.6+ Million Members - with Otis by Otis Chandler (45min)
Goodreads is a great platform for book lovers because people can keep tracking what they read and they allow us to interact with friends and other people on the platform by looking at friends’ updates and thoughts and by building a community through the book. In this article, the founder of Goodreads answers why they built the product and how they grew it.
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Why Successful People Spend 10 Hours A Week On “Compound Time” by Michael Simmons (11min)
"Despite having way more responsibility than anyone else, top performers in the business world often find time to step away from their urgent work, slow down, and invest in activities that have a long-term payoff in greater knowledge, creativity, and energy. As a result, they may achieve less in a day at first, but drastically more over the course of their lives."
See: Glasp Community Highlights

1️⃣ Helen Mary Labao
Helen is a data scientist. She learns healing, writing, and learning. There is a lot of great content on her profile, so you should check it out!

2️⃣ Thiény Konaté
Thiény curates good stories, commerce & technology. His profile is well-organized and easy to find important information. You can find a lot of content about technology!

3️⃣ João Raposo
João is a product manager from Portugal. He constantly reads and highlights a lot of articles about product management, so if you want to learn it, he is the person to follow!

📣 Community News

  • From next week, we're going to start the Read 5 for 5 challenge again 📚 It's a challenge to read a good article(s) we picked and share it on Twitter to connect with like-minded people 🤝We will give the detail the next Sunday!
  • We will be featured on Ness Labs this week ❤️

See you next week ;)

Kei and Kazuki

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