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Presentation: Agility - Possibilities at a Personal Level

In this presentation filmed during QCon SF 2008, Linda Rising takes a look at the roots of Western culture, specifically in the industrial revolution.  She discusses how caffiene, and regulating our work hours, is something new that came with long hours in the factories.

Watch: Agility: Possibilities at a Personal Level (1h)

Linda delves into how caffiene is an integral part of today's lifestyle and asks a serious question - "Is this good for us and our children?"  Do longer working hours help us do more or are we harming ourselves AND being less productive and creative?  This is a very thought-provoking presentation that delves into an integral part of many of our personal lives.  Linda leaves us with many questions to ponder.

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