About Derek

More about Derek

I am passionate about many things in life, including business, gaming, productivity, cooking, and health.

Mottos to live by

Or at least a few things worth pondering.

  • Working hard and learning skills are the hammer and chisel needed to build a great life for yourself
  • Don’t let perfection stifle progress or bury a great idea in layers of production
  • Life is short, and work is hard — create an environment that brings you comfort and peace no matter what you’re doing