About me

My name is Mark John Buenconsejo, and here are 10 things about me:

  1. I am a computer programmer, and have been coding since the 90s.
  2. I am a skills and mastery guy.
  3. I am interested in using software to solve big problems in the field of Technology, Healthcare, and Education.
  4. I am curious about how every thing works, and obsess in understanding them, and learning deeper.
  5. I prefer working in a small team, with big ambitions.
  6. I've co-founded a few startups, since 1999. The most recent is Caresharing.
  7. I like to go on an adventure, discover things, endure hard stuffs, and test my limits.
  8. I like being outdoors, be it by run, hike, bike, swim, or camp. One day or multi-day events are interesting for me.
  9. The longest endurance activity i have finished was 12hrs on a run, and i look forward to extending this in the future.
  10. I live with my wife and our 3 kids, in Cebu, Philippines.

 

Elsewhere

  • Twitter - this is my main distribution channel for content i share online.
  • Instagram - photos i've taken that i find interesting to share.
  • GitHub - codes i wrote and allowed to share online.
  • LinkedIn - my professional background and resume.
  • Strava - sports data from my adventures.
  • Vimeo - videos i've produced so far.

 

Work with me

I just started a consulting business, helping software teams build better software. Visit my consulting website, Next Level, for more information.

 

Blogs

Read more from my blog.

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And, this is me! Relaxing, having breakfast, at the Sunset Bar of Coco Grove resort in Siquijor.

Tweets

Read: The Munger Operating System: A Life That Works markj.co/2lthVzr

Read: Doing the Right Thing > Doing Things Right markj.co/2lm1KFD?

It’s always a pleasure and a privilege to get up front and talk to students. For some reason, i’m always excited to talk about anything.

Writing software is a creative act, because like all creative acts, it's the process of doing that allows the right form to emerge. Retweeted by Mark Buenconsejo

Read: Reflecting on one very, very strange year at Uber markj.co/2lcokjZ

Read: Prepare to Obsess Over the Future of Home Wifi markj.co/2l8Uf4Y

Read: Required Reading for Early Business Hires markj.co/2kVLwAD

Read: Aggregation Theory (on business models and market dynamics) markj.co/2lyelGR

Read: On the Myth of the 10X Engineer and the Reality of the Distinguished Engineer markj.co/2maLkgY

Read: Waiting to make their move: Asia’s looming labour shortage markj.co/2kGVXdp

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