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re: What's the nicest thing anyone's said to you, as a developer?
Some stuff is honestly not in your control and it's good th...
re: What's the nicest thing anyone's said to you, as a developer?
When I was told that they liked me and wanted me to continu...
re: When Stack Overflow Goes Offline...
Yes.
re: When Stack Overflow Goes Offline...
Probably stackoverflow but since that is down in this scena...
re: Supervisors Driven By Bottom Line Instead of Focusing Employee Well-Being Perform Worse (Study)
I like it when research backs up something I have been argu...
re: What Not to Do as a Programmer - My List After 2 Years of Working In Teams
.... management is getting pushed around lol... No offense ...
re: What Not to Do as a Programmer - My List After 2 Years of Working In Teams
They are hiring wrong and it's unfortunate that people get ...
re: What Not to Do as a Programmer - My List After 2 Years of Working In Teams
Fair, but usually the person has to accept the responsibili...
re: What Not to Do as a Programmer - My List After 2 Years of Working In Teams
True. However, depending on the culture or individual sense...
re: If you mostly write code for your day-to-day, do you have plans to get promoted out of that situation?
Not really -- not looking to get promoted as I promote myse...
re: Moving Past Tutorials: a course on problem solving for programmers
How to find information on solving bugs. Letting sometimes ...
re: Moving Past Tutorials: a course on problem solving for programmers
Needed. My God the first time I was in a saas, it was terri...
re: Documentation is my gateway to coding
Technical docs and end user documentation helps me see in d...
re: Documentation is my gateway to coding
This is exactly what I have been doing. Sometimes it's litt...
re: How to organize your git branches
Yeah I do commits on dev branch as well. I always pull from...
re: How to organize your git branches
Ours is ticket based but I also tie it to bugfixes, feature...
re: The Hunch: 4 Times I Felt It And 1 When I Didn't, And What Were The Consequences
I keep asking what is important and why is it important. It...
re: The Right Idea Becomes the Wrong Idea Over Time
Yeah I can see why for legacy stuff, but when they push for...
re: The Right Idea Becomes the Wrong Idea Over Time
This is me. Let's use Edge. How about none of those options...
re: The Hunch: 4 Times I Felt It And 1 When I Didn't, And What Were The Consequences
Intuition is questioned. When it is I back up with data whe...
re: What part of your first dev job were you least prepared for?
I would have to say the politics and power differentials.
re: My first PR merged!
Thank you to committing to documentation. Often overlooked ...
re: Got My First Pull Request Accepted and Merged
It's a great feeling to help! :) Thank you for your contrib...
re: Negotiating is hard.
Emotional salary. Hey, I like the way that sounds and I def...
re: Let me explain to you what is `this`. (Javascript)
I love the gifs. Little distractions make for easier read o...
re: Let me explain to you what is `this`. (Javascript)
What this are you referring to? 😁
re: Having a Good Relationship with CSS
MDN is honestly amazing. I really like their approach.
re: Having a Good Relationship with CSS
Yup, I complain about over engineering constantly. I swear ...
re: Do you have any home automation projects in the works?
My number one thing is to try to make my tassimo wireless. ...
re: What are the unwritten rules of development?
:) This makes me feel all the feels. I love it.
re: Have you been promoted out of programming?
Exactly. Right on the nail. I keep myself also coding/desig...
re: Why I'm leaving Drupal for Laravel
Laravel has been good to me as a PHP framework. Drupal was ...
re: Why I'm leaving Drupal for Laravel
I wouldn't use WP for projects generally unless they are CM...
re: Why (I think) "Cost of Living" pay for remote workers is BS.
Even in places that don't have at-will lots will treat it l...
re: You're going out of scope, again.
I apologized for something once because it wasn't perfect, ...
re: You're going out of scope, again.
Some smelly code isn't the worst legacy to leave behind. Ge...
re: How do you catch up with code that was merged recently?
If it's directly hitting what I'm working on, I'll take a c...
re: Are you a "fast learner"?
I live off of patterns that I see. Sometimes it gets me rig...
re: How do you avoid feelings of entitlement?
I'm always curious. I pretend I'm new. Sometimes I really a...
re: Is PHP relevant?
My question is if those patterns are not valid, what is a v...
re: 15 Random Pieces Of Wisdom About People Management
Sounds like you do too!
re: 15 Random Pieces Of Wisdom About People Management
Good call. Yeah if I feel they're micromanagers or blamey I...
re: 15 Random Pieces Of Wisdom About People Management
I'd work for you. I'm pretty autonomous though but I like c...
re: A fluff-free guide to pre-freelancing
I would strongly go against that rate... is there a country...
re: A fluff-free guide to pre-freelancing
I think that's really low for some countries? I got $40 for...
re: Have you been promoted out of programming?
Done it as a team lead for a period of time. May do it agai...
re: Front-end web development is not what you think it is.
As a front end dev, when you start branching out into the p...
re: What the heck is a "Progressive Web App"? Seriously.
Yeah, it's tough. I just try to remember that my experience...
re: Will a Jack Of All Trades, Master Of None developer get hired these days?
Sometimes roadblocks and bottlenecks I've found to be team ...
re: Will a Jack Of All Trades, Master Of None developer get hired these days?
I'm kind of all over the map, and I know there are business...
re: What skills, besides purely technical, do you look for in other developers?
People who add their opinion, but will work as a team if th...
re: Is Programming for me?
If you're passionate, keep doing it. Tenacity and persisten...
re: I spent 30 years coding full-time, then I switched to full-time management and leadership. Ask me anything.
Hey Lorenzo, I've found that some people and devs need mor...
re: I spent 30 years coding full-time, then I switched to full-time management and leadership. Ask me anything.
I make money specifically from knowing how to talk out idea...
re: The software development filter bubble
One: Really like the reference to that blog post. I do fron...
re: Thoughts & Experiences from my first 2 months as a Developer.
Oh, that percentage of the estimations is a game changer fo...
re: Promoted Out of Programming
I liked reading your career path especially. I found it int...
re: What dev machine would you buy today with a budget of around $3,000?
Check used markets for an older mbp then. I assume you know...
re: Building todometer: a meter-based to-do list
Looks good! :) I need positive reinforcement to finish my t...
re: Onboarding - how to make it a really good one
Well, I just learned a bit because I know that feeling all ...
re: The communication spectrum: getting people on your wavelength
So far you're the only one writing on teamwork and communic...
re: Ben's Five Keys to Creating a Successful Side Project
For me, I suppose it can help to have an idea more refined ...
re: Overcoming My Fear of Coding
People are so quick to dismiss themselves the joy of writin...
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