Feb 8, 2019 | By Lucian Daniliuc
The brand new Monitive platform is almost ready to be seen by the world, but just like any software development project, minor issues always surface that tend to push a release date back further and further. There’s always copy to be adjusted, links to be added, an icon that would improve clarity. Maybe a box is missing or the color of a button needs to change.
Jan 28, 2019 | By Lucian Daniliuc
Even after being in business for 9 years, I still wanted to keep everything: every email, every note, every design draft or mockup — all the small things that helped Monitive evolve into what it is today. Storage is not an issue these days, and by the looks of where technology is headed, that trend will not change anytime soon. There’s just one catch. Just like gathering physical “memories” at home, storing everything (virtual or otherwise) in a business has a similar effect: it doesn’t scale!
Jan 21, 2019 | By Lauren Detweiler
I have been seeing this motivational quote pop up on my social media feeds a lot lately: “There’s no elevator to success. You have to take the stairs.” I’ll be honest, I really like the saying. As far as motivational quips go, it does the trick — after reading it I always feel like it’s time to get up and do something.
Jan 15, 2019 | By Lucian Daniliuc
It’s Monday morning, and I just arrived at the office. As an entrepreneur running a small distributed team, I have the luxury of not needing to go to the office each day. This is both a blessing and a curse, because I’m facing a choice each morning: I can either…
Jan 8, 2019 | By Lucian Daniliuc
Although I should have seen it coming, it turned out rewriting Monitive was way more complicated than I originally thought, mainly due to the fact that we took no shortcuts. Whatever felt like the right way to do something, we did it — even though it added weeks or even months to a potential release date.