David Heinemeier Hansson: Unlearn your MBA

David Heineimeier Hansson, the creator of Ruby on Rails and partner at 37signals in Chicago, says that planning is guessing, and for a start-up, the focus must be on today and not on tomorrow. He argues that constraints–fiscal, temporal, or otherwise–drive innovation and effective problem-solving. The most important thing, Hansson believes, is to make a dent in the universe with your company.

Posted at 2pm on 7/31/10 | 198 comments | Filed Under: Entreprenuership | read on

Applying Interior Design Principles to Web Design

Smashing Magazine has written a fantastic article on the universal nature of general design principles across multiple design disciplines; specifically in this case, Interior Design and Web Design.

Posted at 2am on 6/22/10 | 191 comments | Filed Under: Web Design | read on


Ian Wang is a technology enthusiast, management consultant and entreprenuer in his mid-20s. This blog contains a collection of thoughts and ideas focused around business, technology and the arts.