Welcome

Welcome to the ever-evolving DIY mini-course! Pick an area and explore, try out what works for you, then come back - new things get added every week. If you complete this course, you will be able to improve what you can charge.

Clockbraker

Let me introduce you to an inferior colleague of yours: yourself, three years ago. Remember that poor soul, yet unburdened by all the trials and tribulations you survived in the meantime? The question is only just how much more value you can bring now, Read more…

I Don’t Know Nuffin

The international space station “Mir”, orbiting the Erath. Its name means “peace” in Croatian, but “space” in Russian. It took me years to realize that the name mentioned in the media was not translated.  Translators call such words “false friends” as they sound the same in multiple Read more…