Dana Hooshmand

I'm an entrepreneur and adventure traveller. I build software, immerse myself in other cultures and languages @ Discover Discomfort and make fun of the business world @ The Vanity Metric.

Dana Hooshmand
Business

An Open Letter to Sprudge: Don't Shame Cafes, You're Better Than That

Dear Sprudge, remember your roots. Don't shame cafes. There's a human on the other end of every snarky message you post. You're better than this.
Dana Hooshmand
Dana Hooshmand
3 min read
Motorcycles

Honda CBR650R: The Spiritual Successor to the CBR600F

Review of the Honda CBR650R, including why it's a better motorcycle than other mid-size bikes.
Dana Hooshmand
Dana Hooshmand
10 min read
Motorcycles

What to Check When Buying a Used Motorcycle - The Ultimate Checklist

What to check when buying a used motorcycle - the ultimate checklist for motorbikes.
Dana Hooshmand
Dana Hooshmand
10 min read
Motorcycles

Alternatives to the Yamaha Ténéré 700 you can buy now

Alternatives to the Yamaha Tenéré 700 that you can buy right now. Middleweight adventure motorcycles that are good on the highway and off-road.
Dana Hooshmand
Dana Hooshmand
9 min read
Motorcycles
Featured

Honda FireBlade Buyer's Guide — "Total Control"

A guide to buying the Honda FireBlade CBR900RR, CBR929RR and CBR954RR, the original FireBlade series made by Tadao Baba.
Dana Hooshmand
Dana Hooshmand
18 min read
Life

How to Mentor: Two questions to Ask Every Mentee

How to mentor people: Two questions to ask every mentee in your first one or two meetings.
Dana Hooshmand
Dana Hooshmand
3 min read

JAMStack Getting Started Guide with Jekyll and Netlify

A simple tutorial to getting started with your first JAMStack website using Jekyll, Netlify and Netlify CMS. Described in plain language.
Dana Hooshmand
Dana Hooshmand
7 min read
Motorcycles, Business
Featured

Interview: Michael Masouras of MotoHunt, the Ultimate Motorcycle Marketplace

Michael Masouras is the brains behind MotoHunt, his vision of the most convenient way to buy your next motorcycle, by bringing together all the information you need.
Dana Hooshmand
Dana Hooshmand
10 min read
Motorcycles

Triumph Scrambler Buyer's Guide: Modern Thunder

What to look for, what to pay, and how to love one of the most underpowered, misleadingly named, maddening, and greatest motorcycles of all time.
Dana Hooshmand
Dana Hooshmand
25 min read
Satire

How to Crush the Case Interview

How to beat the case interview, the famous adversary of all consulting firm hopefuls.
Dana Hooshmand
Dana Hooshmand
4 min read
Business
Featured

Help Build A Collaborative Guide to Hiring Great Operations Managers

How to Hire Great Operations People: a Survey. Help build the ultimate collaborative guide!
Dana Hooshmand
Dana Hooshmand
3 min read
Tech

Resolving Error 521 with Cloudflare and an Ubuntu Server

How to resolve Error 521 with Cloudflare and an Ubuntu server on DigitalOcean or Linode, using some quick Bash scripts.
Dana Hooshmand
Dana Hooshmand
5 min read