Sayonara

I've been very quite. A year's worth of quiet to be exact. I'm sorry. I'm still here. I still plan on blogging, just a little differently…


Practice What You Preach

"Your beliefs don't make you a better person, our behavior does."I have a far way to go on my journey. My journey of self-discovery and…


Change Starts With You

Mahatma Gandhi says to start changing yourself if you want to change the life around you."Change starts with you"... how cliché Clarice…


Words Define Your Reality

"Words are free. It's how you use them, that may cost you." - KushandWizdomHow often do you listen to yourself when you speak? Not just hear…


Discovering Yourself

“Knowing yourself is the beginning of all wisdom.” ― AristotleSometimes I struggle to consciously understand my actions. This makes it hard…


Rubyfuza 2017 Conference

I spoke at Rubyfuza 2017 in Cape Town about how Imposter Syndrome impacts my day-to-day decisions and confidence, affects growth by limiting…


Contributing To The README

When someone new works on your repository, make sure it is easy to get setup.Imagine if we didn't have any documentation; if we all adopted…


Dealing With Change In Teams

It's sad when people leave because bonds are formed but we can't stay in the same environment and position forever.I had a bad experience. I…


People Oriented Software

The art of making software for people with people.Today the words "people oriented software" materialized in my mind. It's not a new (I…


Bonding With Testers

Do you form relationships with testers? Teaming up with testers from the beginning of a feature can positively impact the quality of the…


Manage Expectations

Do you keep business informed? Business won't know when things are not working out unless you tell them. It is surprising how much support…


You Dont Have To Be A Number

Do you feel like a number? Making a name for yourself in the software development community helps build street cred in the corporate world…