The Power of Coding with Emotion

What can we learn from high performers in other disciplines?

Paul Singman
Feb 8 · 4 min read
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You have a burning passion inside you.

“The emotions you are feeling at this very moment are a gift, a guideline, a support system, a call to action. If you suppress your emotions and try to drive them out of your life… you’re squandering one of life’s most precious resources” — Tony Robbins, Awaken the Giant Within

Keeping the flame alive

For a developer, the big moment is…

“The same barrier that kept me out of pain also kept me out of pleasure. It barred me from solutions and sealed me in a tomb of emotional death…” — Tony Robbins

No, you won’t ever be coding in front of a thousand screaming fans.

Finding Emotional Clarity

“If we decide to think, feel, and act as the kind of person we want to be, we will become that person.” — Tony Robbins

Practical Solutions

1. Pair Programming

2. Staying Active in the Community

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Paul Singman

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ML Engineering Lead at Equinox. Whisperer of data and productivity wisdom. Standing on the shoulders of giants.

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ML Engineering Lead at Equinox. Whisperer of data and productivity wisdom. Standing on the shoulders of giants.

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