Posts published by: Paul

We deserve better than Confluence and Notion

If you ever were in the situation of looking for a tool to manage the knowledge of your organization, chances are you ended up choosing between Notion and Confluence. A handful of other tools also exist in this field, large players like Microsoft Sharepoint or Google Drive, niche tools like …

What the covid pandemic taugh me

It is difficult to predict what will happen when it's the first time something is happening, and it is also difficult to predict something when you have no expertise in the domain. I'm somewhat unusual in the way I take care of my health. I belong to the group of …

Cancel culture, Twitter trendings and radical transparency

This post is a bit different from usual posts, and because I'm not very good at communicating unstructured thoughts it could be hard to read

I'm not going to debate whether or not cancel culture is bad, plenty of people have done it, and it seems there can't be a …

Notion is not a knowledge base

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What is Notion

For those of you who don't know Notion, it is a note taking app. Well it used to be a note taking app. They describe themselves as the 'All-in-one workspace'. I usually describe themselves as 'Google drive with pretty emojis'. Which is I don't think far from …

My bet: Why masks mandate are useless to control covid epidemic

I'm not an epidemiologist, I'm not a doctor, I'm not an expert, I'm no one. But it seems like after 10 months of covid, we still don't know what is the mean of transmission of covid, we don't know what measure works to control it, we don't know how to …

What is, and what is not true feminism

The definition of feminism is sometimes "The advocacy of women's rights on the basis of the equality of the sexes" or sometimes "The theory of the political, economic, and social equality of the sexes". Both definitions are not the same, but let's pick the second one.

So basically we don't …

The only way to be productive

TLDR: Reading productivity books, articles will make you less productive

I want to take a little bit of freedom when defining the word productivity. In self development I think people are talking about how much is done when refering to productivity. Which is different than efficiency which is a a …