Geniuses Are Made, Not Born!
                           Ahmed Soliman
Sunday, November 1, 2009
“genius is 1 percent inspiration and 99 percent
                         perspiration”

                           -- Thom...
To be Truer...  -- Thomas Edison




                                                                         1%
         ...
Inspiration
Sunday, November 1, 2009
Why it’s not there?

                 • We don’t build a common knowledge
                           base.
               ...
Perspiration



Sunday, November 1, 2009
Why most of us fail to do
                      that?




Sunday, November 1, 2009
Why most of us fail to do
                      that?




Sunday, November 1, 2009
Why most of us fail to do
                      that?
                 • You start moving
                       before ha...
Think agile!

                 • Think iterative.
                 • Accept changes between steps.
                 • Expe...
• Revise your progress every 3 months.
                 • Small is better than big! (how?)   Do something small that
     ...
Instruction



Sunday, November 1, 2009
Good Instruction

                 • Build a network of mentors.
                 • Here where university professors and
 ...
Encouragement
Sunday, November 1, 2009
How to get motivated and
                                  encouraged?


                 • Follow the news of bright succ...
FAQ
                           (Frequently Asked Questions)




Sunday, November 1, 2009
Thank You!
                           Me@ahmedsoliman.com




Sunday, November 1, 2009
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Geniuses are made, not born

  1. Geniuses Are Made, Not Born! Ahmed Soliman Sunday, November 1, 2009
  2. “genius is 1 percent inspiration and 99 percent perspiration” -- Thomas Edison Sunday, November 1, 2009
  3. To be Truer... -- Thomas Edison 1% 29% Inspiration Good Instruction and Encouragement Perspiration 70% Sunday, November 1, 2009
  4. Inspiration Sunday, November 1, 2009
  5. Why it’s not there? • We don’t build a common knowledge base. • We take too many things for granted. • We don’t look into the details. • Stop being a normal guy and start to be a philosopher. Sunday, November 1, 2009
  6. Perspiration Sunday, November 1, 2009
  7. Why most of us fail to do that? Sunday, November 1, 2009
  8. Why most of us fail to do that? Sunday, November 1, 2009
  9. Why most of us fail to do that? • You start moving before having a goal. • You try blocked on setting long-term goal. (can I really do that?!) • You think about how to move from point A to Z. Sunday, November 1, 2009
  10. Think agile! • Think iterative. • Accept changes between steps. • Experiment different approaches, try tackling problems differently every time. Sunday, November 1, 2009
  11. • Revise your progress every 3 months. • Small is better than big! (how?) Do something small that lasts, don’t do something too big that you can’t stick to. • Define your progress by output artifacts. • Always set time limits for your “steps” Sunday, November 1, 2009
  12. Instruction Sunday, November 1, 2009
  13. Good Instruction • Build a network of mentors. • Here where university professors and industry professionals come. • Trust only successful people, don’t ask for guidance from losers. Sunday, November 1, 2009
  14. Encouragement Sunday, November 1, 2009
  15. How to get motivated and encouraged? • Follow the news of bright successful people. • Discuss your progress with your professors and mentors. • Join CAT! Sunday, November 1, 2009
  16. FAQ (Frequently Asked Questions) Sunday, November 1, 2009
  17. Thank You! Me@ahmedsoliman.com Sunday, November 1, 2009

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