Gert-Jan is taking a break during the second half of 2017. His reflections on taking a break are here below.
02-11-2017 A break. It used to be a nuisance. A stand in the way of progress. A moment of distraction. I was (ab)using breaks to catch up,... Read more »
29-09-2017 About fifteen years ago, I fine-tuned a way to handle my communications (read and reply to email) efficiently. Around me, I saw many people struggle with... Read more »
31-05-2017 Friends and family, colleagues, teachers and doctors have given me the same advice time and time again: take a break. It is a simple advice. It... Read more »
02-05-2017 “How good are you at communication”, my counterpart asked me with care and interest. “Pretty good”, I answered too quickly and self-confident. I reasoned that I... Read more »