Had a really good time recording Episode 5 of Crudcast. Four interesting guests, ice-cream and a really good conversation. I really liked this one.
Decided to play around with quotes from the show and came up with these.
Let me know what you think.
Oh and the episode is out 🙂
One of the hardest things to do is have a sensible business conversation with programmers.
Our training and experience teaches us to decouple complexity. We write modular code. We unit test. Even our server architecture is broken down to small independent units called a microservice.
We believe the best quality work has reduced complexity and simple independent parts working together.
Why do we immediately ignore everything we know to be true when the subject of the conversation is business?
Continue reading Fuck Scale
Yesterday I had the honor of being the first guest to be interviewed on my friend Casman‘s new podcast: Newbie No More!
He had many questions at the beginning of his journey. Some as simple as “what’s for loop for” and much harder ones as well, like “which programming language should I be learning” or “how do i get my first job in the field”.
After finding his footing, he decided to produce a podcast filled with the knowledge he’s acquired, as a way of helping others on their journey to becoming programmers.
Thanks so much for choosing me as Newbie No More’s first guest, Cas. Thanks for the opportunity to help people learn more about programming.
Here’s the interview … hope it helps someone find their footing and confidence in their craft 🙂
This week I read Adim’s post on the new things he tried this year.
While I haven’t learned a new language or embraced a new framework, I’ve tackled old problems in new ways.
Continue reading Something Old, Something New