Who are you? Do you even know? Sure you’re you, and you grew up on that street with those friends. You had that family and you do those things. Everyone can say that, because everyone is that. Continue reading Know thyself
My wife and I sell gluten free cookies at local coffee-shops and farmers markets. We love this business, it’s a lot of fun and time to spend together. We recently needed a website as we’re starting to approach local grocery stores and they need to read about our product. Continue reading Static site hosting using Amazon S3
When in life do you grow the most as an individual? Is it through the easy, everything is good time of life? I doubt it; college was tough for me. I went from home schooled from K-12 to the real world of classroom learning, where I obtained knowledge by more then just reading a book. Continue reading Move beyond your comfort zone
A couple of weeks I reviewed a pull request from one of our consultants. It contained a set of credentials to authenticate to a health API which could obtain production PHI. That information was stored in source control in plain text. Continue reading Secure credential storage
As a software engineer you have two of the most powerful abilities on earth. Continue reading Your most powerful abilities
In life there are many things you don’t want to do, such as get the car worked on, mow the lawn or workout. I hate working out, I don’t like the feeling of being sweaty and out of breath. Continue reading Time Boxing: An Agile strategy for life
This summer my wife and I traveled overseas to Asia. Oh Boy, was it a different experience! From the people cutting you off in line to riding in a elevator with 40 Chinese when the elevator is supposed to take only 25. What a crazy experience. Continue reading Embrace Change
What is the number 1 way you can stand out as a developer? Sure you can have a really awesome Github with tons of code contributed, but if I’m in HR do I really care or understand that you’ve written significant parts of Ruby core? Probably not. That’s why you need to checkout this really awesome guy, John Sonmez, over at Simple Programmer.
John has been producing a ton of great content for about 4 years, he has a really cool FREE email course on how to build your brand and standout from the crowd by regularly blogging.
The website to this free course is: http://devcareerboost.com/blog-course/
This is a great deal, honestly until Hacker News posted one of his articles a few months ago this guy was totally a no name to me. But this guy is legit, he has really great content and articles going back many years.
Check out his blog at: http://simpleprogrammer.com/