I’ve been thinking today on how to improve my workflow.

At the moment, coding is purely a side-project for me. I have a day job as a tax officer and two young kids.

I love programming and learning new concepts, but I have a limited amount of time that I can spend on coding.

There are tons interesting aspects, programming languages, frameworks and concepts that I would love to explore.

But at the end it comes down to limited resources. I don’t have the time and energy to study everything I’d like to.

I’ve decided to reduce my input: limit watching talks on YouTube, reading dozens of blogs, Hacker News, books, etc.

Constraints enable creativity and make you more productive.

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