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Weekend curated links #08

31 Important Things You Should Say ‘No’ to for a Happier Life

Three Things You Must Do Immediately As a New Leader

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Weekend curated links #07

I Don’t Own A House, Didn’t Build A Career… I Am 52 and Blissfully Happy – “We think we need money to survive but in reality the universe always will have your back”

India’s ‘Maximum City’ Engulfed by Coronavirus – brave photographer

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Weekend curated links #06

Inside Bill’s Brain – Decoding Bill Gates / Netflix

This Is How to Age with Elegance – Do not go gentle into that good night – insightful article if you’re over 35 years old.

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Weekend curated links #05 (bonus)

Two weekend curated links in one long weekend, you ask ?

Why of course. Since he have 1)a pandemic going on and 2) it’s an extended weekend, I thought you would like a double shot of weekend curated links. Enjoy!

How to Control a Conversation Without Saying Much at All

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Weekend curated links #04

Hiring in the Distributed Era

10 Bad Habits of Unsuccessful People

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Weekend curated links #03

https://forge.medium.com/the-best-questions-to-ask-at-your-performance-review-5aba3fb86528

https://medium.com/better-programming/why-do-incompetent-managers-get-promoted-815165a03bee

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Weekend curated links #02

https://medium.com/personal-growth/4-habits-that-will-dramatically-improve-your-productivity-6c451f55f71

https://medium.com/swlh/use-the-pareto-principle-to-simplify-your-life-b9da4c49f3e9

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Weekend curated links #01

https://medium.com/the-post-grad-survival-guide/3-lessons-from-a-75-year-old-to-save-your-20s-12ad9901352a

https://medium.com/better-programming/8-really-terrible-tips-when-working-from-home-9b7683d566db

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Creating and debugging regular expressions online

If you want to work quick and fast online with regular expressions and you don’t have a machine with Regex Buddy close by, I’d recommend the following 3 tools :

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Windows PowerShell Script: How to stop multiple windows services

If for some reason you might find yourself in the situation that you need an elegant method of stopping a bunch of windows services automagically you can always turn for help to the friendly and almighty Windows PowerShell…

# Get a list of Windows services with a specific filter criteria
$services = Get-Service |
Where-Object {$_.displayname -like "BloatedWithUselessServicesAntivirusName*"}

# Iterate through the bastard list of memory consuming services
if ($service -ne $null)
{
foreach ($service in $services)
{
# Get the service name
echo $service.name

# Kill it with a passion or ...
Stop-Service -Name $service.name

# Start it with hatred
#Start-Service -Name $service.name
}
}
else
{
echo "You are in luck, you don't have crappy av installed"
}

PS: in case your working environments security policy is constipated administer the following pill in a ps ISE with admin rights:

Set-ExecutionPolicy -Scope Process -ExecutionPolicy RemoteSigned