(English) Monday Special: 3 Things Learned 2011, Adapt Your Business to the New Normal, Mod of the Year 2011 (en)

Every Monday I try to publish an article where I give you interesting elsewhere published  links or articles I came across last week. Last week I especially noticed these articles:

3 Things I Learned This Year (http://www.openforum.com/articles/3-things-i-learned-this-year)

Love These Clouds
Image by NikoPaulanne via Flickr

Rieva Lesonsky wrote a nice article about her observations of the year 2011.  Those narrowed three trends are quite big ones like cloud services and I predict too that they will be going strong the year 2012.

8 Ways to Adapt Your Business to the New Normal (http://smallbizdaily.com/2011/12/27/8-ways-to-adapt-your-business-to-the-new-normal/)

Carlos Diggs and Rieva Lesonsky
Image by Nakeva via Flickr

While checking what else Rieva Lesonsky might have written on her own site there were good article by Patricia Sigmon with 8 points what needs to be done on regular basis on your small business. In short: your business needs to be lean and adaptable – always.

Mod of the Year 2011 (http://www.bit-tech.net/modding/2011/12/23/mod-of-the-year-2011/)

A PC case modded with lights.
Image via Wikipedia

Bit-tech.net is running a competition for pc modding. Pc modding is an art form for making ordinary working pc to be presented in truly interesting way. It might be something like building machine into the futuristic hand crafted case. My personal favourite mod is Dreadnought by Javier Fernandez. You can vote your favourite in their voting page. What is your favourite mod?