John Saddington

trying to win the internet.

Hacking School

An Epic Fortnite Gaming Rig for $1,001!

So, my 12-year old decided that she needed a more powerful computer for her favorite video game, Fortnite and I promised her, years ago, that we’d find a time to custom-build her own computer. Finally, I’ve been able to make good on my word!

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Expertise and Mastery… and Love.

We tell this to our kids all the time: If you want to become good at something, it simply requires a lot of practice over a long period of time. It’s the only recipe for expertise and mastery that I know.

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The Gap Between What We Say and What We Do

We say that children and their future are important to us but it doesn’t seem that we actually put our money where our mouths are, or want to be. Education is deeply and fundamentally broken in the US and it’s hard for me to watch these types of videos and not feel deeply for all […]

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Perfectly Acceptable

I’ve been paring things back and removing a ton of wonderful distractions lately as I double-down and focus on the growing needs of my startup (I mentioned this yesterday). I say “wonderful” because they were, in fact, wonderful distractions that helped fuel a lot of creativity and even revenue.

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