Friday, July 20, 2012

REST "spec": Fielding Dissertation: CHAPTER 6

REST Web Services are described in PhD thesis of Roy Fielding
He is also one of main authors of HTTP spec.

Fielding Dissertation: CHAPTER 6: Experience and Evaluation:

The authors of SOAP spec admit they didn't quite know Web when making SOAP web service.
The author of REST has is the author of the Web (HTTP), so he DID know what he was doing :).

Stephen Covey's 7 Habits Of Highly Effective People

RIP Stephen Covey. Here are his famous '7 Habits Of Highly Effective People' - Business Insider

The Seven Habits of Highly Effective People - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

  1. Be Proactive
  2. Begin With The End In Mind
  3. Put First Things First
  4. Think Win/Win
  5. Seek First To Understand, Then To Be Understood
  6. Synergize 
  7. Sharpen The Saw

Levels of development:
  • Dependence
  • Independence
  • Interdependence
Habit 3: Put First Things First (focus on quadrant II)
First Things First (book) - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia


Stephen R. Covey speaking at the Wharton School, University of Pennsylvania - YouTube