The BuddhistStart-upAlex Barrera (@abarrera) Bitspiration Conference 2013
Why
 do
 you
 do
 a
 start-up?
 
in the universeDent
Createimpact
How do youmeasure it?
success
Money?
Fame?
Recognition?
All abouthappiness
But it’s frugal...
The WheelofLife
3 stages of happiness
Pleasure
Maximize positive
Minimize pain
Short lived
Engagement
Flow
Time stopsexisting
Invigorating
14h shifts
Weekends
Meaning
Why where you born?
Bigger thanyourself
Trascends ourselves
HELP OTHERS
Let
 me
 tell
 you
 my
 story...WTF?!
Itallstartedwhen...
e-nnovation 2012
Tired
Stressed
Empty
PersonalAssistant
Cynical
Became the person I hated
Reflected on my year
World of pain ™
Got Aikido?
Relationshipstrain
Change
F*CKYOUALL
Build upon the past
No more trips
Learn to say NO
Learn to say YES
Seek more meaning
Zen concepts
3 dimensions of change
Health
WiThings76Kg 68Kg3 months
Stop eating shit(Sorry Robin)
Training  running
Nature
Seeking green
Can be hard
Walking
Observing
Mind
Live in the NOW
How
 long
 until
 I’m
 wise?
No tomorrow
No yesterday
Goals exists
Regain human touch
More time with my wife
More
 time
 with
 my
 friends
Fuck time notion
Don’t stress about time
Procrastination
Noise
Meditation
Religion or not religion?
MUSCLE
Ramon y Cajal
Two types of meditation
Stronger mind
Calmer mind
What changed?
Stopped talking(so much)
Started listening
Less jumpy
Observation powers
THE MENTALIST
Laser focus concentration
Multitasking is overrated
A lie
Typical
 day
WHAT IS TIME?
Human construct
Relative
The more I trained...
High intensity focus burst
KARMA
Butterfly effect
AND A START-UP?
Full of shit
Need to deliver
Need for money
We can’t choose
live with less
Smile	 more
Be positive
Your mind creates the world
KARMA APPLIED
Be nice, be humble, be honest
What goes around, comes around
Customers know
Live NOW
Crazy deadlines
Upcoming SlideShare
Loading in …5
×

The Buddhist startup

26,021 views

Published on

Talk about life style in a tech environment. How to have life balance and start-up sustainability while enjoying, having fun and making others and yourself happy.

Bitspiration 2013 Krakow

Published in: Technology, Spiritual

The Buddhist startup

  1. The BuddhistStart-upAlex Barrera (@abarrera) Bitspiration Conference 2013
  2. Why
  3.  do
  4.  you
  5.  do
  6.  a
  7.  start-up?
  8.  
  9. in the universeDent
  10. Createimpact
  11. How do youmeasure it?
  12. success
  13. Money?
  14. Fame?
  15. Recognition?
  16. All abouthappiness
  17. But it’s frugal...
  18. The WheelofLife
  19. 3 stages of happiness
  20. Pleasure
  21. Maximize positive
  22. Minimize pain
  23. Short lived
  24. Engagement
  25. Flow
  26. Time stopsexisting
  27. Invigorating
  28. 14h shifts
  29. Weekends
  30. Meaning
  31. Why where you born?
  32. Bigger thanyourself
  33. Trascends ourselves
  34. HELP OTHERS
  35. Let
  36.  me
  37.  tell
  38.  you
  39.  my
  40.  story...WTF?!
  41. Itallstartedwhen...
  42. e-nnovation 2012
  43. Tired
  44. Stressed
  45. Empty
  46. PersonalAssistant
  47. Cynical
  48. Became the person I hated
  49. Reflected on my year
  50. World of pain ™
  51. Got Aikido?
  52. Relationshipstrain
  53. Change
  54. F*CKYOUALL
  55. Build upon the past
  56. No more trips
  57. Learn to say NO
  58. Learn to say YES
  59. Seek more meaning
  60. Zen concepts
  61. 3 dimensions of change
  62. Health
  63. WiThings76Kg 68Kg3 months
  64. Stop eating shit(Sorry Robin)
  65. Training running
  66. Nature
  67. Seeking green
  68. Can be hard
  69. Walking
  70. Observing
  71. Mind
  72. Live in the NOW
  73. How
  74.  long
  75.  until
  76.  I’m
  77.  wise?
  78. No tomorrow
  79. No yesterday
  80. Goals exists
  81. Regain human touch
  82. More time with my wife
  83. More
  84.  time
  85.  with
  86.  my
  87.  friends
  88. Fuck time notion
  89. Don’t stress about time
  90. Procrastination
  91. Noise
  92. Meditation
  93. Religion or not religion?
  94. MUSCLE
  95. Ramon y Cajal
  96. Two types of meditation
  97. Stronger mind
  98. Calmer mind
  99. What changed?
  100. Stopped talking(so much)
  101. Started listening
  102. Less jumpy
  103. Observation powers
  104. THE MENTALIST
  105. Laser focus concentration
  106. Multitasking is overrated
  107. A lie
  108. Typical
  109.  day
  110. WHAT IS TIME?
  111. Human construct
  112. Relative
  113. The more I trained...
  114. High intensity focus burst
  115. KARMA
  116. Butterfly effect
  117. AND A START-UP?
  118. Full of shit
  119. Need to deliver
  120. Need for money
  121. We can’t choose
  122. live with less
  123. Smile more
  124. Be positive
  125. Your mind creates the world
  126. KARMA APPLIED
  127. Be nice, be humble, be honest
  128. What goes around, comes around
  129. Customers know
  130. Live NOW
  131. Crazy deadlines
  132. Things happen for a reason
  133. Sleep well
  134. Time to relax
  135. Time to think
  136. Monotask
  137. LIVEDEMO
  138. can do itAnyone
  139. Life is too short, enjoy it
  140. smile
  141. Alex Barrera (@abarrera)alex@press42.comTHANK YOU!!

×