Our inspiring articles. See full article listing in our blog. Also check out our inspirational quotes.

“It is not the critic who counts; not the man who points out how the strong man stumbles, or where the doer of deeds could have done them better. The credit belongs to the man who is actually in the arena, whose face is marred by dust and sweat and blood; who strives valiantly; who errs, who comes short again and again, because there is no effort without error and shortcoming; but who does actually strive to do the deeds; who knows great enthusiasms, the great devotions; who spends himself in a worthy cause; who at the best knows in the end the triumph of high achievement, and who at the worst, if he fails, at least fails while daring greatly, so that his place shall never be with those cold and timid souls who neither know victory nor defeat.” ― Theodore Roosevelt


Motivational Articles
2018/Aug/08 — Matthew Doucette
Motivational readings for the sake of getting motivated.

Ignite Labs Launches with $600,000 Funding
2018/Jun/29 — Matthew Doucette
Proud to announce the launch of Ignite Labs, as both a co-founder and as a member via Xona Games.

Tech / Game Industry Jobs
2018/Jun/17 —
Resources for local tech/game industry jobs.

Matthew Doucette: Xbox MVP Award!
2017/Oct/02 — Matthew Doucette
Microsoft has awarded Matthew Doucette the Xbox MVP Award for the second year in a row!

Matthew Doucette: Xbox MVP Award!
2016/Aug/01 — Matthew Doucette
Microsoft has awarded Matthew Doucette the Xbox MVP Award!

Practicing Self-Care as an Entrepreneur
2016/Jul/21 — Matthew Doucette
Futurpreneur features Matthew Doucette and other entrepreneurs in their celebration of International Self-Care Day.

Ego is the Enemy
2016/Jul/06 — Matthew Doucette
Sharing Ryan Holiday's thoughts on, "ego is the enemy".

Matthew Doucette: Keynote Speaker at Game Space AV
2015/Jun/29 — Matthew Doucette
Matthew Doucette was invited to be keynote speaker at the first annual Game Space Annapolis Valley!

Powerful Education Videos
2015/Apr/17 — Matthew Doucette
A few powerful education videos I keep coming back to, so I decided to post them here.

Matthew Doucette: CJLS Radio Interview on Bizcraft
2015/Mar/22 — Matthew Doucette
Matthew is interviewed by Kevin Northup on a CJLS radio program, The WEEKENDER.

Matthew Doucette: Keynote Speaker at Bizcraft
2015/Mar/14 — Matthew Doucette
Matthew was invited to be the keynote speaker at Bizcraft, a youth entrepreneurship event for Yarmouth, Nova Scotia, Canada.

Alexander Bruce: Inspirational Indie Developer
2014/Jun/06 — Matthew Doucette
Sharing some of the most inspirational indie game developer speeches by Alexander Bruce of Antichamber fame.

Take Risks
2013/Aug/27 — Matthew Doucette
Some thoughts on why you should take risks.

To Do List Template For Everyone
2013/Feb/21 — Matthew Doucette
A "to do list" template for everyone.

Don't Stop
2013/Jan/28 — Matthew Doucette
Funny but motivating coincidence.

Aaron Swartz
2013/Jan/27 — Matthew Doucette
Aaron Swartz rant by The Amazing Atheist.

Honoring Seumas McNally
2013/Jan/12 — Matthew Doucette
Just a blog post honoring Seumas McNally and respecting IGF for doing the same.

"How I come to be Xona-Infected?"
2011/Jun/20 — Matthew Doucette
A true fans account of Xona Games. Very inspiring.

Xona Games Inspires!
2010/Sep/23 — Matthew Doucette
Xona Games in NSBI's 2009/2010 Annual Report.

Living the Dream!!!
2010/Aug/09 — Matthew Doucette
Living the Dream: Developers finding success in Canada's East Coast

Indie Inspiration
2010/May/17 — Matthew Doucette
Inspirational facebook chat with Elysian Shadows developer, Falco Girgis.

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