In 1986, my mother climbed “Passo dello Stelvio”, by bike after ten months of extensive training. I was six, and I happily followed my mom throughout her adventure. My grandfather was a biker; my uncle is a biker and my cousin too. For quite some time I thought I was supposed to become aContinue reading “Growth Methodologies in a Distributed Environment”
When I was 21, I dropped out of university in Bologna and started writing code as a freelancer. Clients, mostly from personal connections, began knocking on my door. I had no experience in software development or anything at all back then, so I said yes. I was making little to no money, but it wasContinue reading “How I built a career in the tech industry writing horrible code”
In 2010, on one of the most epic road trips of my life, I was passing through Las Vegas and visited Zappos, a year or so after it had been acquired by Amazon. I spent 4 hours visiting headquarters, taking pictures, chatting with executives, and getting the full Zappos experience. If you have never heardContinue reading “It’s not about the free food: how to develop a healthy corporate culture”
I’m going to tell you a story you’ve probably heard before and it goes like this: You have a friend who has a shop, a restaurant or a yoga studio. He has heard about the wonders of the Internet and one day, he asks you to help him set up a website for his business.Continue reading “Powering Business Sites with WordPress”
This is my opening speech (in italian) at Shodan Reprise in Ravenna. Thank you Alessandra for the opening and Fargo for the hospitality. Enjoy!
SpeakerWiki is a very nice wiki about public speakers. If you attended one of my presentations, please review my profile 🙂 Don’t be shy and let me know how i can improve my skills! Your opinion is very important to me. Visit SpeakerWiki and drop a line.
I have to confess, i’m a presentation geek, and in the last few months i worked hard on my presentation skills. I followed several blogs and read many books on this topic. I also started, in collaboration with RBC and Elastic, the IgniteItalia.org project. Tomorrow, tuesday November the 30th, at Urban Center – Galleria VittorioContinue reading “Presentation Reloaded: Workshop in Milan – 30/11/2010”
My friend Matthias Lüfkens and his presentation about World Leaders on Twitter. Terrific presentation at #WBF2010. Check it out!